MMPoetry Meets the World Cup

FIFA World Cup Brasil

Exploring the idea of changing #MMPoetry from an NCAA-style to a FIFA World Cup-style format. What impact would it have?

#MMPoetry 2014 Grand Prize Giveaway!

Covers of FIFTY Kids Poetry Books

Announcing the winner of the #MMPoetry 2014 Grand Prize Giveaway — a bookshelf of 50 (FIFTY!) new kids’ poetry books!

Poets Are Out Of Touch And/Or Kids Don’t Have a Clue, Part 1

MMPoetry March Madness Poetry 2014 Logo

Now that #MMPoetry 2014 is over, it’s time to see if we can learn anything from the results of the Public Vote, the Authlete Vote, and the Classroom Vote.

THE FINALS: *cultch vs. *ampersand

MMPoetry March Madness Poetry 2014 Logo

We’re down to the final round of #MMPoetry 2014! The Finals will feature a poetry battle between two fine authletes: J. J. Close and Samuel Kent. Words are revealed Monday 4/7 at 8:15pm CDT. Poems are due Wednesday 4/9 at 8:15am CDT. Voting begins Wednesday morning 4/9 and closes at 8:00pm CDT Thursday, 4/10. Good luck, authletes!