The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Poetry
Penguin, 1 апр. 2001 г. - Всего страниц: 368
You're no idiot, of course. You've read poetry that has touched your heart, and you'd like to improve your own writing technique. But even though you have loads of inspiration, you're discovering that good instruction can be as elusive as a good metaphor.
Roses Are Red The information here will key you in to valuable tips and advice to make your writing easier and better—you'll get the inside edge on what it takes to write better poems. Touchstones A touchstone tests the purity or value ...
Touchstones A touchstone tests the purity or value of something, usually gold, but, for our purposes, we're testing poetry. Here's where you will find quotes from well-known poets that will help you come to a new understanding of this ...
... the world— engulfing everything, just like that metaphorical shark swimming through the desert with a belly full of moons and poems. Touchstones. Poetry is life distilled. —Gwendolyn Brooks Using the world around you, the things and.
Touchstones. Poets were the first teachers of mankind. —Horace How Does Poetry Function? Poetry used to be a crucial, utilitarian art. Poets held an important place in religious and political life and were an integral part of the ...
Like a casserole, if you make it right, you've got a great meal, and your guests will come back for seconds. A poem should satisfy, yet leave the reader wanting more. Touchstones Poetry is like fish: if it's fresh, it's good;
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Poetry and Practicality
Avoiding Poetry Pitfalls
Revision Revision Revision
Reading Your Poetry in Public
Workshops Colonies Conferences
Beating Writers Block
Popular Types of Poems and How to Write Them
Love and the Great Beyond
Persona Poems and Letter Poems
List Poems and Rituals
Some Fun Fixed Forms
Poetry Appreciation 101
Most Frequently Asked Questions
Appendix A Glossary of Poetic Terms
Appendix B Resources