Idea – by Katelyn B.

We have always had those moments when some vague but tantalizing concept ventures into the peripheries of our minds. In today’s poem, “Idea,” Katelyn B. artfully and humorously relates her attempts to capture one of these thoughts. Idea pops out of nowhere and surprises me weaves in and out of my thoughts. I chase itContinue reading “Idea – by Katelyn B.”

Humans with Warmhearted Souls – Lyrick J.

We’re happy to share this poem “Humans, Warmhearted Souls” by Lyrick J. For anyone who needs a sincere reminder that the world isn’t all as cold as it sometimes feels, this piece is for you. You wake up in the morning see the sun shining and get up to do your routine But please don’tContinue reading “Humans with Warmhearted Souls – Lyrick J.”

Last Shot – Ellie

Today we are delighted to bring you the free verse poem “Last Shot” by Ellie. We love how this poem uses words, repetition, and formatting to highlight a central theme and draw in the reader. Enjoy! Ellie is a senior in high school who has a love for writing (fantasy, flash fiction, and free verse),Continue reading “Last Shot – Ellie”

8 Types of Poetry

There are so many types of poetry sometimes it’s difficult to know what you’re writing or where to start. Learn all about 8 common types of poetry and how to write them. Haiku The haiku is a traditional Japanese style of poetry. These poems usually have three lines. They have 5 syllables in the firstContinue reading “8 Types of Poetry”