Poetry Writing Tips

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and our guides will help you improve.

Poetry itself is a type of art, but did you know that you can create poetry to look like art, too?

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These snappy, rhythmic, three-line poems are lots of fun to write. 


Acrostic poetry is a fun and simple type of poetry which will allow you to experiment with different writing techniques and formatting a

An idyll is a short poem that creates a story and paints a picture of everyday life, while making things that at first seem simple much

Diction refers to the author’s choice of words and the order of the words within a poem.

A modern ballad is usually a song, one that is a combination of long, slow, heartfelt and sad.

Putting together your first poem isn’t as difficult as you might think. Just follow these easy steps!

 

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