Friday, December 07, 2007
Poetry Friday Roundup
I am hosting Poetry Friday Roundup this week. Leave your link in the comments, I'll be updating this post throughout the day and evening.
My contribution for the day is A Merry Literary Christmas by Alice Low.
Susan of Wizards Wireless is in with an original poem, A Good Mom.
Suzanne is in with Twas the Night before Ron Paul by Dann McCreary at Adventures In Daily Living
John Mutford of The Book Mine Set is highlighting the poet Zachariah Wells.
Stacey from the Two Writing Teachers brings us "Days" by Billy Collins.
Laura Salas is in with some 15 word poems inspired by a photograph of Sue the dinosaur.
Sara Lewis Holmes from Read Write Believe gives us an original poem "Don't."
Jama from Jama Rattigan's Alphabet Soup is in with a poem remembering Pearl Harbor.
Shelf Elf brings us a snippet from Roald Dahl's Revolting Rymes--"Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf."
Kelly Fineman of Writing and Ruminating offers us "The Feast of Lights" by Emma Lazarus.
Tricia from The Miss Rumphius Effect shares "To Sleep" by John Keats.
Cloudscome of A Wrung Sponge shares a beautiful poem by Emily Dickinson.
Karen E.'s post offers thoughts on books and gifts inspired by Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
MsMac shares some poems written by children during Poetry Lunch Thursday.
Susan Writes offers an Ernest Hemingway poem "Chapter Heading"
Liz in Ink gives us a Rita Dove poem, "This Life."
Charlotte shares some Victorian riddle games in her post "A poetry parlour game".
Susan of Chicken Spaghetti is sharing "Stopping By the Woods On A Snowy Evening" by Robert Frost.
Gregory K of Gottabook is in with an Oddaptation of "The Cat in the Hat."
Sheila of Greenridge Chronicles is in with "What's This" from The Nightmare Before Christmas.
Little Willow shares "Pirate Story" by Robert Louis Stevenson
HipWriterMama shares 'a tiny look through a high school journal'
TadMack of Finding Wonderland offers "The Mind is A Hawk" by Walter McDonald.
Ruth brings, "The Lobster Quadrille" by Lewis Carroll
Erin shares, "Christmas Time Is Here" from one of my favorite Christmas specials.
Kimberley posts about Poetry Theatre.
Becky at Farm School is in with Winter Words of Wisdom from Pooh bear.
Marcie at World of Words is in with a review of A Child's Introduction to Poetry by Michael Driscoll, and a limerick by Edward Lear.
The Cole Mine offers "The Birthday Child."
Sarah from The Reading Zone is in with "Snow Day" by Billy Collins.
LiteracyTeacher from Mentor Texts is sharing a Hanukkah Haiku by Erica Silverman
Linda Acorn shares "I'm A Nut."