…to write your own poem for National Poetry Month. Kristal Leebrick, Editor of the Park Bugle and I schemed up this poetry exercise that combines a walk, sidewalk poetry, and a chance to get out and notice the world around you.
Check out “Want to write a poem?” and the other poetry features of the April Bugle.
Kevin Walker’s sidewalk poem
Here’s a chance for your words to be remembered underfoot. March 15 is the deadline for submitting your short poem to Saint Paul’s Sidewalk Poetry project. Since 2008, Marcus Young and his colleagues at Public Art Saint Paul and the City of Saint Paul have been creating an evolving book of poems under our feet, with our sidewalks as the pages. If you live in Saint Paul, you can be part of it.
Click here for guidelines