A Practical Guide to Poetry Forms is a practical handbook on poetry forms, giving informative details on the construction of the major set forms. It also includes exercises, all within the scope of the beginner, yet stimulating enough to engage the more experienced poet.All the lines are written in iambic pentameter. The opening eight lines, the octave, have a set rhyming pattern of: ab b a a b b a, and so use just two rhyming sounds. You will note that this part of the poem consists of two Italian envelopes, usinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Compass Points - A Practical Guide to Poetry Forms|
|Publisher||:||John Hunt Publishing - 2014-03-28|