SOLSC17: 31/31, Poetry Friday: What Does National Poetry Month Look Like Here?

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Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for holding space for us to sharing our writing every day in March.

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I am super excited to announce a collaboration effort with my talented friend, Christy Peterson.

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She’s a nonfiction writer and photographer.  The natural world provides solace for us both.

I don’t have a macro lens for my camera yet and I knew Christy did along with amazing close-ups of creatures.

Last fall, I asked if  she would be willing to share photos and I’d write poems for National Poetry Month. She agreed.

Narrowing the photos has proven to be difficult. I will be sharing them Monday through Friday.  Consider them prompts and feel free to leave a poem in the comments.

Here a preview with Anna’s Hummingbird at the Feeder.

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sees his reflection
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©2017, jone rush macculloch

Can you believe we made it through the month of March?  Woohoo For all the writers and readers of this amazing community.

 

 

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12 Responses to SOLSC17: 31/31, Poetry Friday: What Does National Poetry Month Look Like Here?

  1. Lovely poem and image, looks like you’ll have fun with your collaboration!

  2. jarhartz says:

    Oh my! What beautiful work. You are lucky to find each other!

  3. maryleehahn says:

    Can’t wait to see this collaboration bloom!

  4. I look forward to seeing the photos and poems through the month. I’m sure to be inspired by both.

  5. I love this collaboration! Looking forward to following along with you as we celebrate poetry month!

  6. lindabaie says:

    Your work together is going to be wonderful, Jone. That hummingbird does seem to be looking, or admiring, his reflection! Happy Poetry Month!

  7. This sounds and looks like a beautiful collaboration! I can’t wait to read more!

  8. Lovely project, Jone. Christy’s photo is beautiful. It should be a fun month.

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  10. Leigh Anne says:

    Your poetry project sounds terrific! I look forward to seeing your creations this month.

  11. Tara Smith says:

    Looking forward to your poetry project, Jone!

  12. tbreitweiser says:

    Love Poetry month!
    I am excited you have a project
    https://tammysreadinglife.wordpress.com/

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