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Intro to Poetry: Day 3

Today’s topic is Friend. And the poetry form to try, if I like, is an acrostic. After dozens of false starts, I finally settled on this taunting acrostic… …although it seems to have little to do with “friend.” I should … Continue reading

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Intro to Poetry: Day 2

Poetry is hard work. I’ve successfully avoided writing poems most of my life. But to improve my writing, I need to paint word pictures. No one in the world does so better than a true poet. I don’t expect to … Continue reading

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Intro to Poetry: Day 1

Poetry is a writing form I avoid. I don’t paint word portraits or scenes. I fail at rhyming. But I am taking the Intro to Poetry tutorial offered by Bloggers U. The “why” of it is too complex. Call it … Continue reading

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