Posted in Poetry, Tabletop Poetry (and Other Artforms)

Tabletop Poetry: I am Atlas

One of my students’ favorite games is Dixit (review coming) which is a delightful fairytale of images. I say this because the game consists more or less entirely of over-sized cards with whimsical images on them. Things like this:

As a teacher and a writer, what I enjoy most about these cards is that they make great image prompts for writing. For example, this card eventually turned into this poem:

Video is a little funky. Still getting the hang of filming in this venue.