NaBloPoMo April 2012 Writing Prompts

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If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in April -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts appear here nightly, Monday to Friday (weekends are for free-writing!)

Monday, April 30, 2012
What was your favourite poem you read for the first time this month?

Friday, April 27, 2012
Did you give your love letter from Wednesday to the subject of the letter?

Thursday, April 26, 2012
Which poem is in your pocket today for Poem in Your Pocket Day?

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Write a love letter to one of your favourite people.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Where is your favourite place to read poetry (or read at all)?

Monday, April 23, 2012
Which poem has the best first line?

Friday, April 20, 2012
Where is your favourite place to read/write poetry?

Thursday, April 19, 2012
What aspect of nature feels the most poetic?

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
How would you describe your love life -- fixed form or free form?

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Are you more a haiku or an epic poem?

Monday, April 16, 2012
If your circle of friends were a limerick, would you rather be part of the couplet or the threesome?

Friday, April 13, 2012
Would you rather write an amazing poem or be the subject/muse of an amazing poem?

Thursday, April 12, 2012
Which poet do you wish was also a blogger?

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Look up the personal life of your favourite poet -- any surprises?

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Find a poem that was written this year and talk about it in a post.

Monday, April 9, 2012
What is the oldest poem you know?

Friday, April 6, 2012
Share your favourite poem.

Thursday, April 5, 2012
What poem brings comfort at a funeral?

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
What is the best romantic poem you've ever encountered?

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
What is the best poem to read when you're feeling sad?

Monday, April 2, 2012
What was the first poem you ever memorized?

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