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NaPoWriMo wrapup, part 1: Exquisite Teens Collaborative Poetry Project

One of Versify’s projects for National Poetry Month was to do an exquisite corpse collaborative writing exercise with members of the Teen Takeover staff. Madeleine Nesbitt, Willow Pinkerton and Brady Achterberg¬†enthusiastically volunteered to take up the challenge. I created a … Continue reading

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Poem by Julia Hvalacik, Teen Takeover blogger-poet, and some sonnet love

It should be immediately noted that I am a huge fan of the sonnet. Big-time. Traditional or experimental, I have nothing but love for the form that my favorite poet and former teacher Molly Peacock says has “a primitive appeal … Continue reading

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More teens taking over Teen Takeover with poems

Second consecutive day of teen poetry! Today, YDR’s Teen Takeover blog features a poem by Spring Grove Area High School student Bria Topper called “Succumb to the wind.” Check it out! My favorite part of this poem?

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Blogging high-fives: A poem from the YDR Teen Takeover blog

This YDR blog is giving that YDR blog a high-five this rainy Monday morning. Kudos to Madeleine Nesbitt for blogging a poem called “A Torrent” on this teen-produced blog for young people in York and Adams counties. My favorite part … Continue reading

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