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National Poetry Month in the Granite State

This April will mark the 25th annual celebration of National Poetry Month. Though we can't gather in person for readings and festivals, we are excited to once again partner with New Hampshire Poet Laureate Alexandria Peary to offer unique ways for Granite Staters to safely celebrate poetry during COVID-19.

30 Days of Poetry Writing Prompts

To encourage writers to create, Alex will be curating a set of 30 poetry writing prompts—one for each day in April. These COVID-related prompts will appear in New Hampshire Magazine and will offer jumpstarting ideas, like:​

  • Persona poem from the perspective of a pandemic front-line worker