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Ink Tue Jan 15 2008

Poetic Forms

What poetic form are you?

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Alice / January 16, 2008 5:22 PM

You can find a list of poetic forms at:

I've decided I'm a terza rima.

Veronica / January 21, 2008 12:28 PM

I'm going to go with prose poem, since I'm really much more about the prose than I am about the poem. Either that or ode, with "sentiment" being something in the realm of bitterness and cynicism.

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