Tools for Poets

What follows are a few tools to help poets “stay in the game” of writing and revising often and well.

  • The Poetry Prompt Generator – Automatically generate random “prompts” using parameters you specify to give yourself a creative challenge, overcome inertia, and start writing.
  • Tactics for Sneaky Poets – A list of ways to “trick yourself” into staying limber for the creative dance.
  • The Joy of Revision – questions to ask when analysing a poem, giving feedback, and revising your own work.