Tools & Resources for Helping Write Poetry
For Better For Verse - Interactive tutorial for checking and exploring meter
Instant Poetry Forms – Create “instant” poems by filling out the templates online.
My Poetic Side – Publish your poems, create PDF eBooks of your writing, comments on other works, and build poetic connections.
Rhyme Zone – Find rhymes, synonyms, definitions, and other words helpful in completing the perfect line
Rhymer – Online rhyming dictionary including end rhymes, beginning rhymes, and double rhymes
Other Writing & Poetry Prompt Tools & Websites
Writing Prompts Tumblr – Lots of engaging graphics and visual writing prompts for secondary writers
Poetry Prompt Generator – A simple tool for creating poetry prompts that mash up famous poets and famous poetic works
Write About This App for iOS – Simple visual writing prompts suitable for elementary and middle grades