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how to write Acrostic Poem
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How To Write An Acrostic Poem In 5 Easy Steps (+ Free Printable)

Acrostic poems are one of the simplest forms of poetry out there. They may seem scary to beginners, but once you know how to write one, you’ll never stop writing! In this post, we’ll teach you how to write an acrostic poem in 5 easy steps, along with a printable ...

how to write a limerick poem with examples-imagine forest
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How to Write a Limerick in 5 Steps + Examples

Did you know that the earliest example of limericks were written up to 500 years ago? To celebrate this funny and humorous form of poetry, May 12th is national limerick day. This is the perfect day to start learning how to write your own limericks. And to help you out, ...

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Alice in the Wonderland Shape Poetry Writing Activity

Poems can be such a joy to write and are one the quickest and easiest writing activities out there! Not everyone can write a 500 words story every day, but you can write a short poem, like a haiku or a Tanka. Today we decided to look at one of ...

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130+ Poetry Writing Prompts

Poetry comes in all forms, from seasonal Haiku poems to funny limericks set out to entertain the reader. Whatever type of poem you’re writing, the first struggle is normally inspiration. What do you even start writing a poem about? Whether you’re a seasoned expert or a beginner starting out, here ...

How to Write Your First Ever Haiku Plus 6 Tips & examples imagine forest
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How to Write a Haiku Poem Plus 6 Tips & Examples

Most people think writing a Haiku is easy, but a really good haiku takes time and practice. The earliest example of a short haiku dates back to the sixteenth-century and since then there have been a ton of haiku poets, including Matsuo Basho, Anselm Hollo and Kobayashi Issa. For anyone ...

Become a Clerihew Master Tips for Writing a Clerihew Poem _ imagine forest
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Become a Clerihew Master: Tips for Writing a Clerihew Poem

Interested in finding out a way to become a comic and a poet at the same time? Get ready to write hilarious poetry by learning how to become a Clerihew Master. Think of a clerihew as a limerick’s cousin, except clerihews are shorter and have fewer rules, so they are ...