27
May

Poems About Music

Publicado por Scott B. el 27 de May de 2013 a las 11:15 am

It may seem a little redundant to talk about poems about music, since the lyrics to most music is some form of poetry. Yet, the connection between the two can be enhanced by one of them sharing about the other. We all appreciate music. It speaks to our emotions and to our senses. Instrumental music […]

27
May

Limerick Poems

Publicado por Scott B. el 27 de May de 2013 a las 09:59 am

One of the more interesting forms of poetry is the limerick. Although no one seems to take credit for having been the created the limerick style of poetry, there have been many poets who have excelled at writing them. Some of the earliest known examples of the limerick were found back in the 1800s. In […]

27
May

William Wordsworth Poems

Publicado por Scott B. el 27 de May de 2013 a las 08:50 am

It’s always interesting to see how a person’s early life experiences shapes their future. When we look at the life of William Wordsworth, we can see a very good example of this. He was born in Cockermouth, in the county of Cumbria, England, in 1770. When he was just eight years old, his mother passed […]

26
May

Metaphor Poems

Publicado por Scott B. el 26 de May de 2013 a las 08:48 pm

In reality, there are not any poems that are not metaphors of some kind. Still, people want to know what a true metaphor poem would be like. Sometimes it takes a little explaining to clarify why all poems are metaphors by starting with one that is quite obvious in its metaphorical form. For those who […]

22
May

Kinds of Poems

Publicado por Scott B. el 22 de May de 2013 a las 08:16 pm

There are many, many types of poetry. A simple list would indicate many that you are probably already familiar with. Those who would consider themselves as scholars of literature would recognize a few more. But even they might be tripped up on a few of the more obscure type of poetic form. Let’s look at […]