poetry

1904, 2015

How To Write A Haiku In Minutes

“Dare to love yourself
as if you were a rainbow
with gold at both ends.”
– Aberjhani

Learning how to write a haiku is quite simple. It is a fun way to introduce kids to writing poetry. Most kids love to write a Haiku, because they consist of only 3 lines. 🙂
A Haiku is a form of Japanese […]

204, 2015

National Poetry Month: 10 Ways To Get Your Children Reading & Writing Poetry

Teach your children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary ~ Walter Scott

April is National Poetry Month. 🙂

Think about your favorite song. Is it catchy? Does it tell a story, and is it filled with rhythm, repetition and maybe rhyme? It is poetry. One way to get […]

503, 2015

You Too Can Write A Limerick

Help Your Kids Write Limericks Like A Boss (Irishman/ Irishwoman) 🙂

There once was a man from Nantucket,
Who kept all of his cash in a bucket,
But his daughter, named Nan,
Ran away with a man,
And as for the bucket, Nantucket.

Kids love limericks. Reading them and writing them are guaranteed to make you and your kids […]

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