Poetry Everywhere: Teaching Poetry Writing in School and in the Community
By Jack Collom & Sheryl Noethe revised second edition 329 pp.
The dazzling new edition of this “tremendously valuable resource” (Kliatt) contains 65 writing exercises and more than 400 example poems. It also discusses how to integrate poetry writing into the English class and essential topics such as sound and rhythm, traditional poetic forms, inventing and adapting exercises, revision, and publishing. “The lessons are presented with clarity, common sense, and sophisticated artistic sensibilities.”—Missoula Independent ”Poetry Everywhere will ease any trepidation [about writing poetry].”—English Journal