This is an advance announcement for the Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Poetry Fishbowl. This time the theme will be "changing society from within."
I'll be soliciting ideas for activists, politicians, extroverts, social engineers, diplomats, QUILTBAG people, teachers, visionaries, alternative families, protesting, planning ahead, storytelling, identifying problems, solving problems, helping people, challenging assumptions, peacemongering, capital cities, protest zones, colleges, libraries, planned neighborhoods
, community centers, parks, tikkun olam,
radical transformation, the master's tools and the master's house, teamwork, de-escalation, conflict resolution, alternative justice
, hope, and poetic forms in particular.
I have a linkback poem, "The Texture of Our Relationships" (16 verses, Polychrome Heroics
If you're interested, mark the date on your calendar, and please hold actual prompts until the "Poetry Fishbowl Open" post next week. (If you're not available that day, or you live in a time zone that makes it hard to reach me, you can leave advance prompts. I am now.) Meanwhile, if you want to help with promotion, please feel free to link back here or repost this on your blog.
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