How are you celebrating National Poetry Month this month?
“ Here, the apple don’t fall
From the tree. Here, whatever you
Find lying on the ground is yours.
A scratch-off waiting to strike. ”
Rachel Eliza Griffiths on the poetic inspirations behind her collection, Mule & Pear. Have a good weekend.
Don’t forget to submit your original poetry to the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! Deadlines vary by region. You can visit the following link and enter your school’s zip code to find your deadline! http://www.artandwriting.org/ors/registration
"Language is not a barrier, but a bridge." We love returning to these poems by the inaugural class of National Student Poets celebrating their ambassadorial year. Check them out here: http://bit.ly/1cDO7Et.
Check out this amazing short film that the 2013 Class of National Student Poets created and edited on their own! (Watch in HD!).
So many chapbooks to sign, so little time…
The first 800th like on the National Student Poets Program Facebook Page will get a signed copy by Sojourner, Michaela, Aline, Nathan and Louis in the mail!
Don’t miss out! Download the 2013 National Student Poets Program chapbook here: http://bit.ly/1775FW5