April is the month when the Academy of American Poets Celebrate the National Poetry Month. The idea behind this is to increase the awareness and appreciation of Poetry.
A few years back I had written a Poem called “Why Poetry?” which I read every now and then because as I mentioned in that poem, Poetry gives my life back to me.
This April I am sure you will bring poetry into your life. Here are a few ways I think one can participate on your own and connect with the poets and poem lovers online.
- Do a 30 day challenge by writing one poetry a day and posting that on a blog or Facebook or Twitter (you need to write within 140 characters here). I am doing this challenge
- Read a poetry every day and share it with others
- Read a poetry from a different language each day (translations will work)
- Read and record a poetry of yours and upload it
You can also find many ways you can contribute with your local community and library.
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