Exercise 1: Playing with Words

Remember what Elisa Doolittle said in the musical My Fair Lady, "Words, words, words, I'm so sick of words!"



Exercise 2: Discovering Your Roots

Listen to a variety of musical pieces and styles as you explore and write about the range of your feelings evoked by that music.



Exercise 3: Prayer Poems

Prayer is a way to communicate with the Divine


The Institute for Poetic Medicine would enjoy reading the poem(s) you just wrote in response to these exercises. Please use form below.


Now it's your turn!


Grab a pen & paper and try any or all of the exercises below.

All exercises are adapted from Finding What You Didn't Lose: Expressing Your Truth and Creativity Through Poem-Making.

Submitting Form...

The server encountered an error.

Form received.

Exercises to Stir Your Voice

© 2006-2017 | The Institute for Poetic Medicine and John Fox