Poetry on the 5ths!

Listed Chronologically throughout this Year.

This list is a work in progress. Access the blogs by date. 
The ones in the future are not yet available but will be.

January 5 :: Resolutions / Don Marquis / "Lesson of the Moth"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/01/05/resolutions-matter/


January 15 :: Dream vs. Reality / Ryan Teddar / "Counting Stars"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ paradox, repetition, inversions

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/01/15/paradox/


January 25 :: Power of Inference / Chris Martin / "Clocks"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ imagery, allusion, antithesis (juxtaposition), repetition

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/01/25/tigers-to-be-tamed-power-of-inference/


February 5 :: Simple Counting / Lynn Alvarez / "She Loved Him all her Life"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ symbolic numbers

https://wp.me/pbtWyD-3N 


February 15 :: Sonnet Form / William Shakespeare / Sonnet 18 "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?"

Structure ~ Sonnet, repetition, alliteration, anaphora, internal rhyme

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://wp.me/pbtWyD-3P


 February 25 :: Free Verse / e e cummings / "[i carry your heart with me (i carry it in]"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ imagery, metaphor, altered line structure, punctuation for implied meaning, 

Greatest Love Poem in the World - Writers Ink Nonfiction


March 5 :: Brotherly Love / Bobby Scott and Bob Russell / "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother"

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/03/05/brotherly-love/ 


 March 15 :: Extended Metaphor / Sting / "Fortress around your Heart"

Structure ~ free verse

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ extended metaphor, imagery, irony

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/03/15/barbed-wires/


March 25 :: 4 Requirements of Song (any poetry, too) / Dolly Parton / "Wildflowers"

Structure ~ pure verse, imagery

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/03/25/wildflowers/


 April 5 :: Social Connection / Jimmy Webb / "Paper Cup"

Structure ~ pure verse, 4 Requirements of Song, 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/04/05/life-poetry/ 


 April 15 :: Transformations / Joni Mitchell / "Both Sides Now"

Structure ~ Pure Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ incremental repetition, imagery, symbolic imagery, polysyndeton, anaphora

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/04/15/both-sides-now/


Careful! The following are scheduled but not yet available!

 April 25 :: Allegory / Carole King / "Tapestry"

Structure ~ pure verse

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ riddling allegory, imagery, alliteration, allusion, 4 Requirements of Song

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/04/25/riddling-allegories-tapestry-by-carole-king/


 May 5 :: Writing Poems for a Specific Audience / Occasional Poetry A  / Mother's Day

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/05/05/occasional-poems-for-mothers-in-may/


 May 15 :: Writing Poems for a Specific Audience / Occasional Poetry B / Mother's Day part 2

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/05/15/two-more-poems-for-mothers-day/

 

 May 25 :: Occasional Poetry C / Memorial Day

Structure ~ Free Verse 

Poetic Devices (primary) ~ anaphora, alliteration, anastrophe

https://writersinknonfiction.com/2021/05/25/on-memorial-day-we-remember/


The following are not yet updated with new links.

 June 5 :: Occasional Poetry D / Father's Day

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 June 15 :: Occasional Poetry E / Father's Day part 2

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 June 25 :: Occasional Poetry F / Independence Day

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 July 5 :: Occasional Poetry G / Independence Day part 2

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 July 15 :: Occasional Poetry / the Poetic Speech / Gettysburg Address / Abraham Lincoln

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 July 25 :: Alliteration / Wilfred Owens / "From my Diary, July 1914"

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 August 5 :: Allegory / the Eagles / "Hotel California"

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 August 15 :: Metaphor and Allusion / Edna St. Vincent Millay / "First Fig"

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 August 25 :: Poetry Uses Aristotle's 3 Unities / Robert Frost and Edna St. Vincent Millay

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 September 5 :: Creating Emphasis using Types of Repetition

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 September 15 :: Archetypes for Poetry

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 September 25 :: Symbols for Poetry

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 October 5 :: Poetry is Sight before Sound / Pure vs. Blank vs. Free Verse

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 October 15 :: Free Verse / Old Masters

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 October 25 :: Free Verse / New Masters

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November 5 :: Free Verse / Shaped Verse

Structure ~ Shaped Verse, also known as Concrete Poetry, 

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 November 15 :: Blank Verse / William Cullen Bryant / "Thanatopsis"

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 November 25 :: Blank Verse part B / Shakespeare, Cowper, Frost, Wallace Stevens

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 December 5 :: Pure Verse / Problems = E. Dickinson, Solutions, Sara Teasdale

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 December 15 :: Pure Verse B / Masters Old and New / Christmas Poems

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 December 25 :: Merry Christmas!


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