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May 2022 Free Verse Poetry Challenge

Seven poets, from Ireland, US, England, India, Canada, and Scotland wrote free verse poems giving clues to a mystery person, place or thing. See if you can guess what or who they describe in their verse. Need a clue? Check the photo after the poem. Mayo de 2022 Reto poético de libre verso Siete poetas, […]

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February 2022 Poetry Challenge

It’s February, and next week is the day of love and friendship (Feb. 14th). Let’s write poetry to celebrate our buddies, our pals, our BFFs! This month our poetic form is a pareado (from two, like pair). The pareado comes from Spanish poetry for sayings and advice. See example and challenge below. Es febrero, y […]

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January 2022 Poetry Challenge

Happy New Year! Hope your 2022 is starting off well. Time for our monthly poetry challenge at Fake Flamenco. If you’ve been thinking about throwing your hat in the ring, this is your time to shine. This month we will write a haiga; a haiku (5-7-5) with an image, in English or Spanish. You may […]

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