Day #21, Writing Challenge

writing poemsHow often, as a fiction writer, do you look to poetry for inspiration? You may do this all the time (read and write poetry) or it may never have occurred to you. Today’s prompts are about poetry and life!


Fiction:  Write a story or scene that is influenced in some way by a poem. Perhaps one character reads a poem to the other, or they argue over a poem, or a poem incites one to speak the truth to the other …


Poetry: Google “haiku examples” to get inspired, then write five three-lined poems – they can be connected or separate. Only stick to haiku rules if you want to!

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