Write Out 2023: Poetry, Prose, and Parks!

Write Out ran October 8-22, 2023 and was organized around fun ways to play with prose and poetry in parks of all shapes and sizes. Here is a selection of highlights from the many places and spaces across the country where writers did #writeout in 2023.


Parks are a great place to write poetry. Here is one way to get started: Notice Nature…Try a Haiku!


Parks can inspire all sorts of prose and storytelling! Here is one way to get started: Seek a Sit Spot…and compose a 6-Word Story!


All sorts of writing can happen and be inspired by the parks in our communities. What kind of connections can you make with a local park? Here is one way to get started: Create a Connection…to where you live.