Picture Yourself Writing Poetry: Using Photos to Inspire Writing (2020)

Picture Yourself Writing Poetry Using Photos to Inspire Writing Poetry is than rhyming words on a page A poem is crafted by carefully selecting each word and rhythm But how does a poet get started Finding inspiration is as easy as looking at a picture
  • Title: Picture Yourself Writing Poetry: Using Photos to Inspire Writing
  • Author: Laura Purdie Salas
  • ISBN: 9781429672092
  • Page: 292
  • Format: Paperback
  • Poetry is than rhyming words on a page A poem is crafted by carefully selecting each word and rhythm But how does a poet get started Finding inspiration is as easy as looking at a picture.
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    1. Readers are invited to use photos as poetry writing prompts What I thought I was drawn to this series as soon as I saw it in the Capstone catalog This title did not disappoint A great poem is like a short vacation to an exotic land 4.Using photos as writing prompts is an intriguing idea one that I can t wait to try during my teen poetry program this month This book seems timely in that the popularity of Pinterest, an online pinboard Pinterest is a highly visual social networking site Beyond that [...]

    2. Teachers and budding writers can find lots of advice on poetry writing in this book Topics range from choosing a topic or focus for a poem to adding sensory details, moody verbs, unexpected words, unusual characters, and even arranging words on a page to create the intended effect The author even discusses concrete poems and provides brief examples of all the techniques being explored in the book This is a great writing primer, filled with ideas teachers can use right now with their students I w [...]

    3. A series of books that walks the reader step by step through writing in different forms poetry, drama, fiction and nonfiction The poetry book has chapters on Ideas Images and Metaphors, Word choices, characters, and the writing process Interesting photographs are used to inspire the writing process with sample poems to show as an exemplar I might have put those exemplars on another page so that the student writer s thoughts aren t influenced by the example.

    4. I really liked this book a lot 4.5 stars It actually had me grabbing a pad of paper and writing a few poems following the plan in the book I already love the poems of Laura Purdie Salas, and this book will be a great poetry tool in the classroom The photographs really invite poetry creation I think it will help teachers inspire their students

    5. Getting ready to teach how to teach poetry writing so this slim volume caught my attention It s a great instructional text from which writing teachers can pull a number of lessons as well as a great resource young writers can use to guide themselves as they enhance the poetry they write It includes sample poems.

    6. The writing prompts in here are very engaging and fun It would be great to use with students, but I am going to use it myself too.

    7. Some solid advice that really can help in writing poetry, but wish there had been examples and the tips had been connected to the photo inspiration .

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