A Poem A Day

The Typewriter Poetry Edition

It’s Day Fourteen of National Poetry Month, which means we’re just about halfway there. Share what you wrote! If you’re still looking for inspiration, check out the fresh batch of typewriter poetry, or visit the Daily Inspiration post to read a quote from Yukio Mishima and a variety of other writers speaking candidly about writing poetry.

Want to see your poem shared on the blog? Submissions is easy! Leave a comment or tag @typewriterpoetry / #typewriterpoetry on your Instagram pictures.

Day 14: Featured Poem

Today’s featured typewriter poetry:


Each day, a poem is featured on the curated @typewriterpoetry Instagram as well as the blog. Be sure to tag @typewriterpoetry / #typewriterpoetry on your Instagram pictures to be featured on the next National Poetry Month round.

Day 14: Daily Batch of Typewriter Poetry

Read daily typewriter poetry from Day 14, below. Don’t forget to tell us what you think!






suck myself out the heart i give it back

For this year’s National Poetry Month, I’m working on the poetry for my art book, suck myself out the heart i give it back. If you’re enjoying these poems, feel free to read about the concept or view the entire poetry collection.

April 14th, 2016

This poem was inspired by Phoebe, the family dog. Read more about the inspiration behind today’s poem on my blog: 14 : suck myself out the heart i give it back

National Poetry Month Writing Quotes

Today’s inspiration comes from Yukio Mishima:

Here’s a selection of previous #NaPoWriMo inspirational writing quotes.

Support Typewriter Poetry

Like what Typewriter Poetry is doing? There are quite a few creative and interesting ways to support us, like visiting our Collaborative Wishlist!

Each post features affiliate links from Amazon based on the inspirational writer of the day. Every time you click on an author’s title, it’ll take you to Amazon where you can purchase the book. The Typewriter Poetry community gets a small proceed from your order, which helps keeps this project alive.

Read more about Amazon affiliate links and the Collaborative Wishlist here.

Donate to Tupelo Press

For #NationalPoetryMonth, Im fundraising on behalf of Tupelo Press, a small literary publisher. Tupelo’s 30/30 Project is an all-year monthly round of writing a poem a day. Check out their website and read the collection of poetry we’ve volunteered to write.


Enjoying the work I’ve been steadily producing? Let me know! I also encourage you to donate in my name to Tupelo Press. 100% of proceeds go to their literary press, its tax-deductible, and you’d be a patron of the arts.

See you tomorrow for another round typewriter poetry for National Poetry Month!



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