“You Inspire Me” –> Poetry Month 2023

National Poetry Month 2023 Instagram

Who has inspired you?

During the month of April 2023 — National Poetry Month – I will be writing poems inspired by inspiring people.

If you’d like to play a part, you can, and it’s easy!

you inspire me poetry month 2023

“Within all beings
there is the seed of perfection.”
— The Dalai Lama

(photo of my inspiring friend, Peter, with the twins when they were 3)

I would love for you to tell me about someone who has inspired you.

Complete the form below. I’ll do my best to get to as many requests as I can during April 2023, Poetry Month!

I will be posting previews to the poems on my Instagram page: @DemandPoet and full poems on Substack: The Zed Review .

If you don’t follow me there, now is a good time (well, now, but don’t get distracted and forget to fill out the form).

Here’s the form:

The Official "You Inspire Me" Form
Thanks in advance for inspiring poetry about inspiring people.
Try to include a some details. That helps with the poem!
If YES, include here the IG @s here if you want to be tagged. I'll try to remember.
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
You can include a pic of the person who inspires you. If you include the pic, I'll take this as general permission to post it in the slider on IG with the poem. I may or may not post it. I won't use it otherwise.