I hope you enjoyed the first week of Poetry Month, inconsistent weather and all. I've been partaking in a lot of visual poetry by collaging and creating new bulletin board designs at school. I'm also perusing a few poetry books that usually act as decoration on my bookshelves. Need a few more ideas for how to celebrate this April? Read on.
Happy 20th Anniversary, Poetry Month!
Much like Instagram, Twitter is full of poets of its own. I'm enjoying a few by Brian Bilston and following #NPRpoetry for 140-character tidbits.
Another way social media is great for poetry: a crowd-sourced poem facilitated by the poet laureate of the United States.
Basically, poetry is everywhere (and everyone is a poet): Bill Murray's poetry is featured in this month's issue of O.
Poetry Matters: it's all in the numbers.