April is National Poetry Month. During this month we are encouraged to think about poetry, read about poetry, listen to poetry, read poems and write poems.


I have accepted the challenge to write a poem a day for the month of April.

I’m being aided by like minded poets at Imaginary Garden with Real Toads. Each day we are given a prompt to help us with our poems. Today the prompt was “Fool”. My contribution can be found here Stacte

If your aren’t into writing poetry, L.L. Barkat , with the Huffington Post has given us some ideas on how to celebrate the month in other ways

5 Stress-Free Ways to Spend National Poetry Month

I hope you will find a way to participate, it’s good to try something new. For those who are not “into poetry”, you may surprise yourselves.

For those who are into reading or writing poetry, this is the time for you to celebrate



Until next time





Published by: Ellecee

"Daunted by the futility of trying to keep up with all the demands they can't possible keep, some will just surrender and retire gracefully into relative oblivion; Following Candid's advice they will give up the world and cultivate their little gardens." Flow- Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

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