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Tips from the Bar: Not Even the Mayor of Flavortown

Tips from the Bar

Write a gourmet description of something that is definitely not gourmet.

Tips from the Bar: Let’s Not Go There

Tips from the Bar

Describe a physical place or location that seems custom-designed to ruin your relationship with someone.

Tips from the Bar: The April Penn Prompt

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Write a poem wherein you introduce an animal that would be especially bad at driving (or expand it to a skill or trade you have). Write a second part in which you find it difficult to perform the animal’s natural skills.

Tips from the Bar: Give No Answers

Tips from the Bar

Look for answers that you do not find in the poem.

Tips from the Bar: Cantos, Cantos

Tips from the Bar

Write, edit, or unearth a series of short poems on the same topic, but different storylines or perspectives. Arrange and rearrange to create, uncover, or hide a narrative that doesn’t exist in the individual poems.

Tips from the Bar: Put Your Hands on Your Hips

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Describe a dance move to someone who’s never seen or heard of it.

Tips from the Bar: Get In, Loser

Tips from the Bar

Find a fictional character in literature or entertainment that you don’t like– not necessarily a villain, just someone you don’t trust. Help them solve a problem they encounter on their journey.

Tips from the Bar: Another MFG Prompt

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Write a poem about a soothing sound.

Tips from the Bar: Free as a Birb

Tips from the Bar

Write a poem from the perspective of a bird (any bird).

Tips from the Bar: A Simple Prompt

Tips from the Bar

You are on a date. A ferret appears. Write what happens next.