Creative Writing Prompts for Poetry Here, you'll find HUNDREDS of creative writing prompts for your poetry. The prompts and ideas on this website intentionally open-ended. Each prompt can be approached in many different ways.
This topic can cover a wide range of sub-topics such as racism, hunger, economy, government, abortion, homosexuality, addiction, birth control/abortion, euthanasia, suicide, poverty. OK, so this slam poetry topic is actually dozens of slam poetry topics - which means you have so much opportunity to expand on this!
Prompt: Gemini uses this poem to talk about a huge variety of poets who have influenced him as a writer. Who has influenced you? Write a poem about one or many people who have made you see the world differently. I hope you find the time to incorporate some slam into your unit, or go full steam ahead into poetry slam.
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These poetry prompts are designed to help you keep a creative writing practice. If you’re staring at a blank page and the words aren’t flowing, the creative writing prompts for poems can be a great way to get started. If poetry isn’t your thing, you could always use these things to inspire other writing projects.
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Today’s poetry prompts come from my book, 1200 Creative Writing Prompts, which is jam-packed with ideas and inspiration for writers and includes fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction writing prompts. Some of the poetry prompts in the book ask you to use a list of specific words in a poem. Some give you a topic to write about.
Poetry Slam or Competition Writing Prompts for High School. Spoken word poetry is different from written. Your tone, emotion, and words all matter. You want your poem to leave an impact on the audience, giving them that wow moment. Therefore, when you're writing for a competition or spoken word poetry, you want your poem to have an impact.
The best slam poems come from the heart. They aren't what everyone talks about; they are real and genuine and they reflect what's truly in your heart. This is why most of the poetry on my site (the stuff I wrote) is largely on just a few topics - these are the things dear to my heart and close to my soul.