Great ideas from fiercebuddhist and http://www.poets.org
Since this is National Poetry month I thought I would gather up a few ideas to spark interest. Have fun!
- Celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day
The idea is simple: select a poem you love, carry it with you, then share it with co-workers, family, and friends.
- Put a poem on the pavement
“Go one step beyond hopscotch squares and write a poem in chalk on your sidewalk.”
- Recite a poem to family and friends
“You can use holidays or birthdays as an opportunity to celebrate with a poem that is dear to you, or one that reminds you of the season.”
- Memorize a poem
“Getting a poem or prose passage truly ‘by heart’ implies getting it by mind and memory and understanding and delight.”
- Promote public support for poetry
“Every year, Congress decides how much money will be given to the National Endowment for the Arts to be distributed all…
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