Leah Dearborn

Finding the Big in the Very Small with Tanka Poetry

Tanka poets have a unique way of perfectly freezing a moment in time, of turning a short impression into a story of five lines.
Taylor Houston

UPDATED WITH WINNER: Workout Your Brain: Write a Sonnet (& Win!)

Is your brain getting flabby from too much science fiction writing? Shake up your writing routine by trying out one of the oldest forms in the book. That's right--write a sonnet!
Taylor Houston

Hashtag Haiku: #funwithshortforms

Take a break from all that serious writing to play with a couple short forms--one old, one new.