Happy National Poetry Month 2023! Curious about what I’m doing? Want to play along? Read more here.
[Heads-up: If you’re visiting regularly, please know that the bold, blue text is what I’m writing fresh each day. The black text is the same each day:>) ]
Ooh. This one was fun. It just kind of flowed out without a whole lot of conscious piecing together. I love that! And it’s really interesting seeing how different my process is from day to day.
I love all things space, and Susanna Leonard Hill’s very fun Mars’ First Friends: Come on Over, Rovers!, which I just recently read, came to mind as I was writing this. It’s not that one is necessarily influenced by the other (although I think everything is influenced by everything). But I’m loving how almost every topic that comes up, one of the first associations my brain makes is: What books have I read about this?
What words will we be digging through today?
And here’s the card that we might pull our topic from:
So some possible topics are:
Will you join in? Would love to see what you come up with!
- Intro to what I’m doing this National Poetry Month
- ALL the Digging for Poems drafts I’ve written this month
- If you’d like to see each daily poem as I post it, you can:
- What is National Poetry Month?
- My previous National Poetry Month projects: