NAPOWRIMO day #20 “Free Write”

During this month of April, which is National Poetry Writing Month (NAPOWRIMO), Writer’s Island will NOT be posting our regular weekly prompts. Our regular weekly prompts will resume Saturday, May 7th.

Instead, this is a “FREE WRITE” day, as will each day be in April. Writer’s Island is NOT suggesting a daily writing prompt during NAPOWRIMO. Please feel free to post a link here in the comments section to whatever poem or poems you may have written today.

Just as this post did today, each day of NAPOWRIMO, the “Free Write” post will open at 12:01 AM US Eastern Daylight Time. The current and the prior day’s post will remain visible on the main blog page. You can access earlier NAPOWRIMO days by selecting April in the “Past Prompts” drop down in right side bar.

Whether you are following specific daily NAPOWRIMO prompts of some sort, or just writing a poem each day (or most/some days) of NAPOWRIMO – please post a link to your poems here. At this time, I know • the NAPOWRIMO site and • Poetic Asides and • Big Tent Poetry will be offering prompts for each day. But you don’t need prompts to write a poem each day.

If you wish, please consider Writer’s Island your NAPOWRIMO 2011 ‘linking hub’. Just enter your name and email address in the comments heading, and the URL of whatever poem you’ve written for that day, in the comment box. Nothing else needs to be written in the comment box if you don’t want to.

As always, if you are a first time participant, your first entry will be moderated – after your first time, there will be no more moderating. April is NAPOWRIMO – so poem away and enter your links here. Have fun…!!! 🙂



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27 responses to “NAPOWRIMO day #20 “Free Write”

  1. I’ve gone mad today – six shorts! But still no more than 25 lines.

  2. It is hard to believe that it’s day 2o already. Spring Break starts today at 3:00 pm! Here’s an odd/fun memory piece.

  3. After yesterday’s lightness, back to the big picture:
    Why? (WordPress), or Why? (Blogspot)

  4. Here’s mine that I wrote yesterday….will try to get another done today. 🙂

  5. My DAY. 20 …..PA PROMPT – MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE – prompt by Nancy Posey … With thanks to Nancy Posey …take a peek at my 4 for today…

    Happy poeming all!

  6. You know I’m very sick when I miss a day of NaPoWriMo, but so it goes. Here’s today’s offering… HAIKU! Amy doing forms!! Second sign of the Apocalypse (first sign was Glenn Beck leaving FOX TV). ha ha Amy

  7. I’m back with something from my other blog, using Three Word Wednesday’s prompt: Half-Baked Housewife


  8. Day 20. Phew! [i think i can…i think i can…i think i can…..]

    I, too, wrote for Poetic Asides “message in a bottle” prompt…but combined it with Three Word Wednesday’s prompt (knead, cleanse, melt). Here it is…

  9. Finally got one done for Day 20. It’s just a senyru for the message in a bottle prompt.

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