This bronze statue — entitled “Starlight” by Andrew DeVries — is situated along the DeVries Scupture Trail in Western Massachusetts. She’s caught in dance and joy under trees, near a river. For today’s prompt, write a poem or piece of prose about her and perhaps, what she is dancing to.
This October (8-22), join the National Writing Project and the National Park Service for Write Out 2023. Organized as a public invitation to get out and create, supported by a series of free online activities, Write Out invites educators, students, and families to explore national parks and other public spaces. The goal is to connect and learn through place-based writing and sharing.This year’s theme is Poetry, Prose and Parks! Learn more and sign up: https://writeout.nwp.org