Handmade Crafts with Heart in Topanga

Poetry Salon had a blast with the lovely, talented vendors and organizers of the 2nd Annual Topanga Hearts and Crafts Fair!  We had the privilege of writing a best friend poem for two young girls.  The poem told of their adventures together and why they love being friends.  A savvy girlfriend worked with us to … Continue reading

Vote on your favorite ways to say “I LOVE YOU”?!

Vote on your favorite ways to say “I love you”!  When you vote, you will be automatically entered to win $175 gift certificate to PoetrySalon.com!  That’s right, vote and win enough for an entirely original, heartfelt Valentine!  To vote, click on the image or go to: http://bit.ly/1lA4Hv4 Do you like it best when you receive … Continue reading

Ring Out, Wild Bells by Lord Tennyson (1849)

Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, The flying cloud, the frosty light; The year is dying in the night; Ring out, wild bells, and let him die. Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy bells, across the snow: The year is going, let him go; Ring out the false, ring … Continue reading

It’s never too late to order a poem!

Our clients inspire me daily!  We’re thrilled by the ways in which people inventively use our Poetry Salon bespoke poetry gifts.  Our PS poems have been read above the earth in hot air balloons, along stairs, stanza-by-stanza, leading to a rooftop engagement, in a rented out theater, for an elderly aunt, the list goes on … Continue reading

What are your favorite ways to say I love you?

In a note, by doing the chores, reciting a poem, cooking dinner, treating you both to a couple’s massage, planning a romantic date, leaving post-it notes around the house, texting unexpectedly…….what are your best, most unique ways, most meaningful ways of saying I love you?  How do you remind your special one that you are … Continue reading

What is your favorite way to say, “I love you”?

Of the items below, or others you may want to add in the comments, what are some of the best, most meaningful ways to say, “I love you”? Vote on your favorite ways to say, “I love you,” on skinnyscoop & try out some news ideas on your love!

Frame a Photo of Where you First Kissed!!

Be taken back to the tantalizing moment of your first kiss.

Propose Poetically

We were thrilled to team up with The Heart Bandits and write a spoken word proposal poem for NFL star, Gary, to propose to the love of his life, Manifa! Manifa said, “yes!”  

Quattro at the Four Seasons Palo Alto orders a PS Poem for guests!

Quattro came to us interested in giving their diner guests an extra special Valentine’s dinner.  After learning more about Quattro at the Four Seasons in Palo Alto, here’s what we cooked up to add to the romance.  What do you think?

Free, last minute Vday gift!

Looking for a meaningful, last minute Valentine’s Day gift?  Read your Valentine a poem.   We recommend the classic sonnet 18 by Shakespeare.  Guys will love it too, we promise. Sonnet 18 Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And … Continue reading