Monday, July 11, 2016

DMC Challenges




This comprehensive list is in alphabetical order.
Click on a challenge for the month's wrap-up celebration.


Cinquains (water-inspired)
          - Laura Purdie Salas, May 2014

Clerihews
          - Kwame Alexander, April 2015

Couplets (a dragon's feast)
          - Penny Parker Klostermann, August 2015

Deeper Wisdom Poems
          - Joyce Sidman, January 2015

"Ditty" Poems
          - David L. Harrison, February 2016

Echo Poems
          - Marilyn Singer, April 2016

Free Verse (wordplay)
          - Nikki Grimes, May 2015

Haiku (monster-inspired)
          - Bob Raczka, November 2014

Kindness Poems
          - Rebecca M. Davis, November 2015

Letter Poems
          - David Elliott, February 2015

Me Poems
          - Lee Bennett Hopkins, September 2015

Ode Poems
          - Helen Frost, March 2017

Parody/Tribute Poems
          -Tamera Will Wissinger, July 2014

Persona Poems
          - Laura Shovan, May 2016

Personified Feeling Poems
          - Jeannine Atkins, February 2017

Places of Refuge and Solace
          - Ann Rider, November 2016

Poems about Nothing
          - Douglas Florian, January 2016

Poems for Mother
          - Kenn Nesbitt, October 2016

Poems of Address
          - Irene Latham, September 2014

Poem Videos
          - Sylvia Vardell and Janet Wong, June 2014

Small as a Chickadee
          - Amy Ludwig VanDerwater, March 2016

Septercets (that feature reading or writing)
         - Jane Yolen, September 2016

Tanka
          - Margarita Engle, March 2015

Treehouse Poems (using multisyllabic rhyme)
          - Corey Rosen Schwartz, June 2015

Unlikely Hero Poems
          - Diana Murray, August 2016

(Un)requited Love Poems
          - Marcus Ewert, October 2015

Wake Farmer McPeeper
          - Lori Degman, August 2014

Zenos
          - J. Patrick Lewis, October 2014