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DAY TWELVE of the best prompts, poems and news from your  #NaPoWriMo/#NPM16/#NaPoMo /#NationalPoetryMonth/#poemaday hashtags.

Best of the Prompts

NaPoWriMo’s “Index poems prompt”
NotaLiteraryJournal’s “Limerick Challenge”
Indiana Humanities’ “Childhood Place prompt”
Poetic Asides P-A-D “Serious take/Silliness prompt”
Poetry School’s “Superpower prompt”
Mariah Wilson’s “Escape prompt”
QuillsEdge Press’ “Totem animal prompt”
Found Poetry’s “Borrowed Language prompt”
Mary Carroll-Hacket’s “Art of Celebration/Survival prompt”
Lagan Press’ “Exploring Options prompt”
Apparatus Mag’s “Favorite Spot prompt”
30dpc’s “Watcha reading prompt”
Winter Tangerine’s “Write Your Creation Myth challenge”

Poems I Have Loved (Tweeters’ Shares)

Naomi Shihab Nye “Making a Fist”
Charlotte Matthews “Night Paver’s Song”
Millicent Borges Accardi “Portrait of a Girl, 1942”
Michael Ruby “Only on Tuesday”
Airea D. Matthews “Swindle”
Ann E. Michael “No White Horses”
Kiki Nicole “The Blacker the Berry”


Split This Rock Interview with Aracelis Girmay
Frost’s Granddaughter Discusses New Book About Him (podcast)
13 Ways of Looking at the Poem (Poetic Forms)
On Claire Trévien’s Astéronymes (Oxford Mail)

**Poets, if you would like to be featured in 2sDay Poems, have your collection reviewed, guest post in the Poetry Lab or blog on any of the Thoughts on Poetry topics, including Foremother Friday or Small Press Interviews, drop me a line at  bonesparkblog@yahoo.com.