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 I need advice on writing poetry.
frequent_vsitor

Joined: Thu Apr 21, 2011 11:15 pm
Posts: 442
Thu Sep 08, 2011 10:56 pm
Hey everyone.
I'm new to these boards.
I need some advice on how to improve my writing skills.
Any advice?
 
<3 bemusedfire1



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:27 pm
Posts: 12
Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:08 pm
I'm  new too ! But, It Depends What You Need Help With...  
 
~lolsomesports1:smileyhappy:



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Wed Nov 09, 2011 8:18 pm
Posts: 2
Fri Nov 11, 2011 3:41 pm
Just write poetry coming from your imagination and heart.



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:26 am
Posts: 21
Sat Jan 14, 2012 4:21 am

Just write from your heart and let your ideas pour onto the paper

 

 

Meat is...MURDER!!!




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Sat Oct 08, 2011 5:10 pm
Posts: 9
Sun Jan 15, 2012 12:31 am

what helps me write is to to do something that calms me down or makes me al happy and inspired to write. good luck!yessmileyenlightened




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2012 9:46 pm
Posts: 2
Sat Feb 04, 2012 2:11 am

All you need is passion for writing, belief in your writing, and plenty of inspiration and you can go anywhere.

I am only 12 but people have considered professionally publishing my writing so.... my advice should work....




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Sat Dec 10, 2011 8:07 pm
Posts: 56
Tue Feb 07, 2012 1:43 am

Here's what you need to do:

- Brainstorm! Write about whatever excites you!

- Write whatever random thoughts come to mind. It  works, seriously.

- Do it! Poetry doesn't have to be deep or funny or all big and fancy words. Poetry is simply awesome!

You'll be great! :) 

 

 




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Mon Nov 14, 2011 5:11 pm
Posts: 3
Tue Feb 07, 2012 7:39 pm

the best advice is to do your best. by cashart24




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 1:47 am
Posts: 3
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:12 am

What helps me write poetry is I try to calm down and get some ideas on what I am going to talk about and I usually try to make it rhyme.




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
rookie_visitor

Joined: Thu Jul 21, 2011 2:18 am
Posts: 100
Wed Feb 15, 2012 5:51 am

if you are true to your heart about your writting there is nothing to improve




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 12:29 am
Posts: 3
Mon Feb 20, 2012 1:16 am

i can give you advice my poetry is in a book :)cheeky




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Mon Feb 20, 2012 12:29 am
Posts: 3
Mon Feb 20, 2012 1:19 am

a good way to write poetry is from your heart i have a peom here it is.....\

 

He left my heart their to die, 
He listened to my whipers and crys, 
He watched me walk away alone, 
He didnt even seem to moan, 
He didnt even care, 
But still i really like the hair, 
You seem cool and nice, 
Oh yeah p.s. i like to eat ice, 
You said you loved me but i dont know, 
Your feelings you do not show, 
I miss you so, 
I love you more than you would ever know 




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Sun Jan 29, 2012 9:18 pm
Posts: 3
Mon Feb 20, 2012 2:19 pm

i would need some help with my writing




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Wed Feb 08, 2012 4:21 pm
Posts: 2
Wed Feb 22, 2012 4:27 pm

Poetry  is all about expressing yourself.  I love poetry,anyway poetry is fun to write also. Just play around with the words. EXPRESS YOURSELF!heartenlightenedsmiley




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Tue Oct 25, 2011 3:47 pm
Posts: 144
Thu Mar 08, 2012 10:59 pm

i apologize, but i have to put this somewhere!

a new artemis fowl book is being released summer 2012;The last gaurdian.

can't wait!

-Jadeprincess3




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Sat Oct 15, 2011 10:16 am
Posts: 3
Sat Mar 10, 2012 5:07 pm

here is a poem.

for eternity:

i don't want to say it.

but i have to.

i know so.

it's in my head.

and it won't let me go.

until i do it's dirty deeds.

a complex.

a paradox.

a colony.

a deception.

for eternity.

a small incedent.

Artemis Fowl.

it has posessed me.

but one person.

a gaurdian.

the last one.

i'm not sure who.

but he will save me.

at least

that is

what i hope.

for eternity.

-Indigo C. W. Scarlet.

P.S. i'm not sure what, but some thing makes me think that Artemis is not the gaurdian.




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Sat Feb 25, 2012 12:45 am
Posts: 2
Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:38 pm

ALSO IT DOESNT HAVE TO RHYME ALSO POETRY CAN JUST BE FUN EXPRESSING UR SELF WITH UR FEELINGS LETTING THEM OUT INTO MUSIC LIKE ADELE SHE DID THAT BUT WITH SONGS RIGHT SO JUST FOLLOW UR HEART WHO CARES WHAT PEOPLE THINK ABOUT ALL THAT MATTERS IS THAT U LIKE IT AND U HAD FUN PLUS ADD ME AS A FRINED PLZ IM NEW ON THIS SOO PLZ AND EXPRESS UR SELF POUR UR FEELING INTO WRITING IF U LIKE I BET SOMETHING GOOD WILL COME OUT OF IT OK MAKE SURE U READ THIS THOUGH!!!;)




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Sun Mar 11, 2012 7:44 pm
Posts: 5
Sun Mar 11, 2012 8:25 pm

If I was writing poetry I would write about maybe the sunshine or some kind of feeling you are having 




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Mon Mar 12, 2012 4:57 pm
Posts: 1
Mon Mar 12, 2012 5:24 pm

The best way to write poetry is to not be so serious about just let the thougts come to you. I write poetry ALOT so I know about these things. Heer is another advice: My mom and I am sure your mom says to be the best that you can be. Listen to her but if my advice isn't helpful enough you can type me back.

 

 

Sincerly, Bluebutterfly792smiley




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.

Joined: Sat Sep 17, 2011 8:32 pm
Posts: 20
Wed Mar 14, 2012 9:32 pm

Hi. You should words in a way that expresses your feelings, but make it fun to read. Like for example, if you want to say candy is sweet, try saying "the candy had a taste of joy" instead of just saying "candy is sweet". I hope it helps. I wrote a poem and it was published in a book!smiley




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Mon Mar 12, 2012 9:33 pm
Posts: 1
Sat Mar 31, 2012 3:31 pm

Don't think about what you are writing let it flow out of you. If it is natural it will be better than forced.smiley




 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Tue Oct 27, 2009 11:03 pm
Posts: 3
Mon May 21, 2012 9:35 pm
get inspirations...What i mean is if u just see somthing random and u feel like writing it WRITE IT! u Can get inspirations from pretty much anywhere. A tough situation u had in life or just rollerblading in the rain..I guess writing is something that comes natuaraly to u and when u look around and u know really look u'l find. U cant force it cuz if ur not feeling it other pplwont either.. Inspirations are everywhere (even facebook) :D u just have to look. *Antonette



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Tue May 29, 2012 9:09 pm
Posts: 5
Wed May 30, 2012 9:43 pm
Gonna show you an example- The Plant When I See a plant I wonder. -me



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Wed Jun 13, 2012 6:39 pm
Posts: 4
Wed Jun 13, 2012 6:49 pm
I am a wiz at writing and I might just be able to turn to to the rtight direction about poetry. First , the words do not always have to rhyme. Second, you need to be inspired. Like what is outside or an event that really is itching and crazy in your life. Then write in down on paper. after you are done, revise and edit to make you sound professional. Give it to someone that you know will speak their mind at let them take over to make it all that the poem can be. Follow these steps and you will be flying in finished poems that aare great and open-minded!



 Re: I need advice on writing poetry.
new

Joined: Wed May 16, 2012 4:09 pm
Posts: 3
Fri Jun 15, 2012 1:40 pm
What kind of poetry entertaining or persuading.



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