Category Archives: Poem

WordPress Poetry 201: Day 6

Hi all¬† and welcome to day 6’s offering of the Poetry 201 course ūüôā This is the criteria given for todays assignment:o Word:¬†¬†¬†¬† Faces Type:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Found poetry –¬†composed of words or letters collected from other sources such as magazines or … Continue reading


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WordPress Poetry 201: Day 5

Day 5 of the WordPress, Poetry 201 event. Word:¬†¬† Map – area, surroundings, space Type:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†Ode, a poem celebrating a person, object, place etc. A compelling portrait/investigation of its relationship to yourself. Tool:¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Metaphor. I enjoyed this assignment very much, I … Continue reading

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WordPress Poetry 201: Day 4

Hi folks, I’m here today to share the poem from day four, of the current poetry challenge.¬†¬†¬† Word:¬†¬†¬†¬† Imperfect Type:¬†¬†¬†¬† Limerick Tool:¬†¬†¬†¬† Enjambment, a grammatical sentence that stretches from one line of the verse¬† to¬†¬† the next. I must admit … Continue reading

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WordPress 201: Day 3

Hi again folks, It seems fitting to¬†add the poetry from the last few days, all in one go as it is National Poetry Day here in the UK. So here is the assignment for Day 3: Word: ¬†Skin Type:¬† Prose, … Continue reading

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WordPress 201: Day 2

Hi all, Todays assignment: Word: Gift Type: Acrostic, the first or last letters on each line make up a word. Language Tool: Simile Title: SUSPENSE Serious anticipation builds as I regard the wrapped delight before me, Undiluted pleasure as I … Continue reading

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