Write an ekphrastic ode to a tool, machine, or gadget that you use every day — anything from the spoon you ate your cereal with this morning to your ever-buzzing smartphone. Give thanks!
We all know it’s a good idea to recycle newspapers, so why not up the ante and recycle their words too? Grab a newspaper, pick one of the articles on the front page, and craft your own blackout poem.
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Don’t you hate it when you wake up in the morning to find six cockroach legs dangling out from under your sheets? Isn’t it awful when you find out that those six legs are your own?Write a story in which you or your character undergoes a metamorphosis into another creature. What must he or she do to change back?