Tag: Michael Rothenberg

To write a peace poem

A late elementary school (middle grades and up) exercise for writing a peace poem.

Speaking Truth to Power

Originally posted on Jamie Dedes' THE POET BY DAY Webzine:
“Pithy and powerful, poetry is a popular art form at protests and rallies. From the civil rights and women’s liberation movements to Black Lives Matter, poetry is commanding enough to gather crowds in a city square and compact…