Author: Heather

Poetic Forms Winner: Lament 0

Poetic Forms Winner: Lament

Last week we looked at how to write a Lament, which is a very open form where the writer explores a feeling of loss or guilt. It’s a very emotion driven form of poetry,...

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Poetic Forms: Lament

Hello Everyone! Welcome to week nine of poetic forms, where every week I introduce a different type of poem and invite you to give it a go! As an added incentive to take part,...

Poetic Forms Winner: Contronyms 0

Poetic Forms Winner: Contronyms

I decided to do something a bit different this time and introduced you all to contronyms, which are these fun little words which can be interpreted as having opposing meanings. There’s nothing better in a...

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Poetic Forms: Contronyms

Hello Everyone! Welcome to week eight of poetic forms, where every week I introduce a different type of poem and invite you to give it a go! As an added incentive to take part,...

Poetic Forms Winner: Two Week Special 0

Poetic Forms Winner: Two Week Special

Hi everyone, if you haven’t discovered our latest two forms of poetry, don’t forget you can read up on them now! Over the last fortnight, there were two challenges available to attempt and that...

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Poetic Forms: Two Week Special!

Hello Everyone! Welcome to week six (and seven) of poetic forms, where every week I introduce a different type of poem and invite you to give it a go! As an added incentive to...

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Poetic Forms Winner: Phrase Manipulation

Hi everyone, if you missed the post on Phrase Manipulation, why not check it out now? This has to have been one of my favourite weeks and it was great to see so many...

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Poetic Forms: Phrase Manipulation

Hello Everyone! Welcome to week five of poetic forms, where every week I introduce a different type of poem and invite you to give it a go! As an added incentive to take part,...

Poetic Forms Winner: Climbing Rhyme 0

Poetic Forms Winner: Climbing Rhyme

Hi everyone, if you’ve not heard of Climbing Rhyme before, please read Wednesday’s post to find out more about it. There was a lot of interest this week and it was well deserved as...

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Poetic Forms: Climbing Rhyme

Hello Everyone! Welcome to week four of poetic forms, where every week I introduce a different type of poem and invite you to give it a go! As an added incentive to take part,...