Hello YCA Fam,
April is National Poetry Month, and many poets choose to write one poem
each day during April to celebrate the occasion. This year, we are going to be posting a writing prompt every day during April to help you with this
writing challenge. Many of these prompts were developed by the YCA Artistic team for our weekly writing workshop, Check The Method. If you write poems to these prompts, share them on social media and tag us (@youngchiauthors on Twitter & @youngchicagoauthors on Instagram).
Here is prompt number 18, which uses a poem by Sherman Alexie:
Identities that you belong to or claim
Historic facts that outsiders associate with one or multiple of your identities
Things outsiders have found...