It’s a new thing here, poetry writing, and as I was asked to co-host a poetry workshop last week, I made this to help (the students and me!).You can use quite a few of these exercises on different types of writing too.
No one with any sense sets out to write poetry to make money – BUT there are markets out there. Check out:
(Good freelance writing job board here too)
And, if you fancy a crack at Insta poetry stardom:
In my limited experience, total immmersion in poetry is the best way to hone your skills. I’d start here:https://www.poetryfoundation.org/
And if you’re feeling somewhat jaded about your writing, then there is nothing like some short bursts of poetry to get you back in the wordplay…