This is a review of a poem called 'Lost Soul', a very dark poem with a gothic style.
Some moments in life take our breath away and linger in our memories forever. These are the moments that shape who we are and how we love.
The dramatic monologue is a poetic form that was used by Victorian poets to its fullest, especially by Robert Browning, now considered one of the most talented and prolific dramatic monologists. It worked as a tool to examine issues of the day that may not have been examined otherwise,...
What is slam poetry? It is high energy, anything-goes, no-holds-barred performance art. I entered a slam poetry contest and won with my poem, "Old Witches Never Die."
A poem about what it takes to love a woman: hearing her cry and holding her close.
This poem was inspired by one stanza of verse I was hired to write for a client. I thought the topic of "love in a street gang" very interesting and decided to write an entire poem around it.
I have long admired the dramatic monologue: Robert Browning, Amy Lowell, Edna St. Vincent Millay conveyed so much in a comparatively limited space. The following poems reflect stories of a lifetime.