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Writing 201 – Future, Sonnet, & Chiasmus

Today’s Assignment Word prompt – Future Form – Sonnet Device – Chiasmus Here’s a very rough draft of today’s assignment.  I’ll work on it more and hopefully post the final version soon.  Thanks for sharing this poetry writing journey with me.  Even though I’ve been completely out of my comfort zone; I highly recommend this class.  I’ve learned … Continue reading

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Writing 201- Villain, Ballad & Anaphora/Epistrophe

Today’s Assignment Word prompt – Hero/Villain Form – Ballad Device – Anaphora/Epistrophe This ballad seemed to take on a life of its own.  I’ve always rolled my eyes when I heard someone say something like that; and now, here I am.  I actually intended to write a ballad about how teachers are heroes.  I had the words floating … Continue reading

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Writing 201 – Animal, Concrete Poetry, & Enjambment

Today’s Assignment Word prompt – Animal Form – Concrete Poetry Device – Enjambment Writing 201 – Poetry is quite the challenge.  The class continues to encourage me to step out of my comfort zone and try something new.  I’ll admit that this assignment had me stumped.  I didn’t quite follow directions; but I think I almost … Continue reading