Get creative with the Post-Dispatch!

Most people read the newspaper for local, national and world news. Others like to check their stocks, do the crossword puzzles or follow their favorite sports teams.

Check out these lessons on how to use the newspaper in a different way - creating poetry!

Special thanks to YourWords STL for creating and implementing these lessons in their very own workshops. Learn how to:

  • write blackout poetry
  • create a newspaper collage 

To learn more about YourWords STL and the amazing work they do in St. Louis, please visit their website

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