September 22nd- Let’s go with another National Day … because this is really important.  It’s National Public Lands Day and the current administration has the Public Lands in its target scope – wanting to sell them off for profit to corporations. They are moving endangered animals on Public Land of the Endangered list and onto hunting lists.

Poets are history’s witnesses. And their consciousness – we need to use our voices to be activists.

Sept 22nd’s prompt is “I’m looking for a place ” or alternatively  “National Public Lands Day”

My example … Stragglers poem by Ariel


 

20180923 Poetry For Peace FlierIf you are in Salem Oregon, and want to make an impact locally (Think Globally, Act Locally) – the is a fund-raiser on Sunday. Poetry For Peace on Sunday is reprising its poems for the Salem Peace Mosaic project 0 to help Save The Salem Peace Mosaic find a new home. I’ll be reading my SPM peices for it.

 

 

 

 

 

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My archive of poetry prompts is here.

You know I’m all about the prompts!

Ariel

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