Monday Poetry Train: Walking


 

Although I’ve been on the alert for found poems for several years, I am indebted to The Odd Inkwell for the idea of actually slicing and dicing text, then arranging it into poetic form. Because I prefer not to cut up books, I use whatever sources are available. These words came from the July/August 2010 issue of Westways.
 
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Posted on June 28, 2010, in cut-and-pasted poems, found poems, Monday Poetry Train Revisited, my digital photos, my poetry. Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Love the mental picture that comes to mind with this one. Well done!

  2. That is a good way to do a poem I have to try that one day. I think I will tell my kids to try it to, thank you, MB

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      Maria, this would be an excellent method for kids to practice “writing” poetry. Thank you for the idea–I’m going to try it with my next crop of students!

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