Random Acts of Poetry Day is an annual observance celebrated on October 2nd of this year. Do you write or admire poems? It is a day for you. Poetry enriches one’s life. It helps in understanding the world and gives meaning to your days. Share your poetry skills on this day with the members of Random Acts of Poetry Day.
“Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
History of Random Acts of Poetry Day
In 2015, Random Acts of Poetry Day was first celebrated. Every first Wednesday of October marks this celebration of the day. Random Acts of Poetry is a passion project. It has all form of handwritten poetry. It is a moving movement that encourages the inspired ideas. Its purpose is to pass along the random acts of kindness across the people all over the world. It is all about painting poetry in the public square. The poetry can be literally or figuratively expressed. All you need is a chalk or pen to leave your poetry on the sidewalk or make use of the board to pin your poems written on the paper. Give out your poetry and let it touch someone’s heart. You can share a favorite poem or the one you have written with the Random Acts of Poetry. Unleash your voice within them and share it with the world.
Other Celebrations on October 2
October 2 is also celebrated as
- World Farm Animals Day
- National Custodial Worker Day
- National Name Your Car Day
- International Day of Non-Violence
- Gandhi Jayanti
How to Celebrate Random Acts of Poetry Day
Celebrating Random Acts of Poetry Day is very simple. Pen down your poetry on the sidewalks, on the board, alley walls and wherever you can write on the public places. Share the poetry that touched your heart with others. You can even shout out your poetry on the winds. Express your joy, happiness, sorrow and all of the sort of expressions in the form of poems. Post and share your celebrations on the social media using the hashtag #RandomActsofPoetryDay.