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When In Doubt, Write Poetry By Erasing Words

Diving back into the classics for more blackout poetry.

You’ll find my first two attempts here (Moby Dick – Herman Melville) and here (Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad) 100 more words


Black Out Poetry

The last thing I needed was another poetry obsession, but the muse wants what the muse wants! Around the third week of the 2014 November PAD Chapbook Challenge… 452 more words



no life
other than sitting still
in one place
no confusion,
no despair,
no regrets,
no doubt,
no complications.

unlike me
i move with a purpose… 22 more words


Blackout Poetry - An Attempt of Questionable Merit

I have loved Austin Kleon’s work (@austinkleon) and I own his book, Steal Like An Artist (It’s fabulous. Get a copy). I follow his tumblr and love reading his work. 72 more words


Black out poetry - Short.

Black out.


I saw a man black out a poem he’d pencilled in.
It’s clarity made no sense like a squiggly line.
Lines don’t squiggle, not all poems rhyme. 22 more words