1. Take a poem, any poem, so long as it's not yours but is published.

2. Turn it into a madlib (i.e. write it out, but skip all nouns and write 'noun' all verbs, adjectives, and adverbs).

3. Make the poem better.

4. Post both.

**Homework assignments come from Advanced Poetry Writing Workshop with Mark Strand but are not endorsed by him.
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