One of my favorite poetic forms to abuse is the sonnet. Would you write a sonnet?
Iambic pentameter, three quatrains and a couplet (Shakesperean). What I do is write it, then see where it doesn't work, then break it to make it work :0) Have fun.
I tried my hand at an Italian sonnet. It didn't work all that great, but its on my page if anyone wants to read it. Its called The Wailing Wall.
by Phoebe Pike6 years ago
I have some real issues writing poetry. I love reading it and I would love to write it beyond a second grade level, but I keep getting stuck and it never conveys what I originally had planned. What do you find helpful?...
by maven1017 years ago
What are your favorite poetic snippets, 4 lines or less, and what do they mean to you..?" When I have fears that I may cease to be, before this pen has gleaned my teeming brain," Before high piled books, hold...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.