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Best of The Daily Prompt – May 8th

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 they’re doing out … Continue reading

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The Poets and Their Day Jobs

Thoughts on the real day jobs of famous poets?

May 8, 2013 · 3 Comments

A CLEAN limerick for 250

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 incredibly high honor- … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 3 Comments

Oh, You Got a Poem Published? How Much Did That Cost You?

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! MR. MARGOLIN! I … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

What Students Can Do When They’re Actually Interested In What They’re Learning.

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 watching the thin … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

QOTD – Come on, Be Honest. What Do You Actually Love About Yourself?

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 up, and got … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 7 Comments

The Daily Prompt – Wednesday, May 8th

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, non-fiction, … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 32 Comments

Winner of The Best of the Daily Prompt – Tues May 7th

Best of The Daily Prompt – Tuesday, May 7th: Kenny Norris The Fight It took 7 hours, 48 minutes, 16 seconds to get out of bed. Ok, I don’t know … Continue reading

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