Did you know that one of the top ways to curb climate breakdown is by eating a plant-rich diet? Poetry on the Menu is a 30-day writing challenge that will introduce you to the glories of eating plantfully—with health, good humor, and good taste as your close companions.
In an important climate poll earlier this year, nearly two-thirds of teachers (65%) said climate teaching is outside their subject area. So, at Poetic Earth Month, we wanted to help teachers find a way to integrate climate into their subject areas in a seamless fashion. The result? Earth to Poetry.
Look for texture with your camera (or your poem!)—go exploring and find some unexpected possibility.
In this prompt, we invite you to focus on the details, to find your wonder. Then share your photo or poem with us!
“Engaging your senses with something can alter everything you thought you understood,” says photographer and artist Kelle Sauer.