Your Daily Writing Prompt
This week’s prompts focus on expanding your poetry repertoire. Experimenting with different forms of poetry can be fun and a great way to express yourself. For this week, I recommend writing by hand only.
Every Sunday we kick off a new theme for our daily writing prompts. You can read Sunday’s post here: http://www.lawritersgroup.com/writing-prompt-112716/
Today’s Writing Prompt
Today we are working with a form of poetry that originated in Malaysia called Pantoum. This form is one of my all-time favorite forms because I like the puzzle of trying to fit in a coherent story while repeating certain lines. Learn how to format a pantoum.
I’d love to read your pantoums!
You can post your daily writing exercises in the comments section of the blog post if you’d like or you can post on our Facebook group. Or you can keep them to yourself. It’s all fine with me.
Go forth and write,
- You can write about yourself or apply these prompts to your character.
- It’s okay to change personal pronouns (he to she or she to I, etc.)
- You don’t have to follow the prompt exactly; it’s more important that you get words on the page today.
- You can get these daily writing prompts a couple of different ways: