The Sound of Silence Carole Chase There is no silence at my house anymore. A city work crew has taken over the street where I live. What…… Read more “Best of The Daily Prompt – May 8th”
Thoughts on the real day jobs of famous poets?
Congratulations Connor Finnegan – our 250th Like! May your love of the written word continue to grow There once was a lad named Connor who earned this…… Read more “A CLEAN limerick for 250”
One of my worst nightmares as a Creative Writing teacher, is the student who comes into class with a hardbound book, and exclaims, “Mr. Margolin! Mr. Margolin!…… Read more “Oh, You Got a Poem Published? How Much Did That Cost You?”
As a student, it is far too easy to spend time clock watching. It never actually speeds up, or moves at the pace one may want, but…… Read more “What Students Can Do When They’re Actually Interested In What They’re Learning.”
My fiance and I were sitting down at a restaurant the other night, and there was a box of game questions on the table, so naturally, we picked it…… Read more “QOTD – Come on, Be Honest. What Do You Actually Love About Yourself?”
Rules:Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc)You may write in any format you see fit (fiction,…… Read more “The Daily Prompt – Wednesday, May 8th”