How to Practice Poetry Writing with Children

Writing poetry with children is delightful for all involved in the process. Step one: read poetry to children. Lots. Step two: give them the guidelines. Poetry does not have to rhyme. Poetry may rhyme. Sometimes. A few of my favorite types of poems to teach to children and teens include: haiku, limrick, cinquain, color poems,…… Continue reading How to Practice Poetry Writing with Children

Reverb13 Prompts

Here’s a sneak preview of the remaining 13 of my #reverb13 prompts for this month’s writing challenge. If you want to follow along, please do so at or on elephant journal. Wishing You a Happy December! December 2- What was the most cherished gift you received this year? What was the best gift you gave?…… Continue reading Reverb13 Prompts