Do you have a pet or more than one pet? Write a poem about your pet or one specifically to your pet.
When you’re done, for extra credit (kidding) read your poem out loud to your pet(s).
Ah, you don’t have a pet? OK. Did you have a pet while you were growing up? Write about a family pet.
Andrew Shattuck McBride
About Andrew Shattuck McBride
I am a writer, editor, writing coach, and consultant. I work in a variety of genres, including poetry, short stories, and creative non-fiction. I also have a couple of novels simmering on back burners. THANK YOU to Nan Macy of Village Books for taking this photo (June 2011).