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Mar 17, 2021

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Types of Poetry to Experiment with This #NaPoWriMo

Contrary to what TS Eliot may have written all those decades ago, April is good news for poets: for ’tis the season of NaPoWriMo, a month-long extravaganza for poets and poetry enthusiasts all around the world!

In case you missed it, National Poetry Writing Month (or NaPoWriMo) is akin to November’s NaNoWriMo, in that it is an opportunity for writers to wield their pens to expand on a prompt a day.

Despite what the name suggests, over the years, it has expanded to a global scale (and so is sometimes also known as…