This list of 22 poem hacks by featured blogger Carmen Giménez Smith on the Poetry Foundation’s Harriet Blog gives lots of great ideas to help revise poems when you get stuck. Ideas like: dropping the first stanza, identifying the best line to make sure the rest hold up, checking word frequency, changing the point of view, and other hints on things like titles, a plan for punctuation, revising into strangeness and more.
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