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June 26, 2017 a poem a day challenge, poetry

A Poem A Day writing prompt 26 June 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “How difficult is it for one body to feel the injustice wheeled at another?” from Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine. use the form below to submit For more info about A Poem A [...]

June 26, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 19 Jun 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “at that moment when students were taking the / the forward pace / the police stood shattering the peace “ from At the Dawn of Another Day by Sipho Sepamla. The Soweto I Love [...]

June 19, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 12 June 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “Before it grew dark, I heard those words” the open lines from ” Before it Grew Dark” by Han Kang. Translated by Sophie Bowman in Modern Poetry in Translation No. 3 2016 use the [...]

June 12, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 5 Jun 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “Each generation must, out of relative obscurity, discover its mission, fulfill it, or betray it.” ~ Frantz Fanon use the form below to submit For more info about A Poem A Day, click here. [...]

June 5, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 29 May 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “I am no hero In an age without heroes I just want to be a man.” from Declaration by Bei Dao. Translated by Bonnie S. McDougall. Read the whole poem on Poetry Foundation use [...]

May 29, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 22 May 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “i believe in living. i believe in the spectrum of Beta days and Gamma people.” from i believe in living by Assata Shakur. Read the whole poem on assatashakur.org use the form below to [...]

May 22, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 8 May 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK in May… use the form below to submit For more info about A Poem A Day, click here. [...]

May 8, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 1 May 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “with no constrains bodies come undone” from At the Madhouse by Raphael d’Abdon in Salt Water (2016). use the form below to submit For more info about A Poem A Day, click here. [...]

May 1, 2017 a poem a day challenge

A Poem A Day writing prompt 10 Apr 2017

1 rule: SUBMIT YOUR BEST WORK “Feel good. Feel better. Move Forward. Let it go. Come on. Come on. Come on.” from Chapter IV, page 116 in Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine. use the form below to submit [...]

April 10, 2017 a poem a day challenge