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How to write specific forms:
Haibun. Haiku. Hay(na)ku. Rengay. Tanka.
Concrete. Ghazal. Lai. Pantoum. Prose poem. Rondeau. Rubáiyát.
Sestina. Skaldic verse. Sonnet. Terza rima. Triolet. Tritina. Villanelle.
The Beowulf Poet.
Billy Collins exercise.
Snorri's Edda. Carl Dennis. Charles Atkinson. Chase Twichell. Corey Marks.
François Villon Franz Wright. Galway Kinnell. Gary Young. The Gawain Poet.
Jack Gilbert. Jane Hirshfield. Jean Vengua. J. Zimmerman. J. Zimmerman (haiku).
Jorie Graham. Karen Braucher. Karl Shapiro. Kay Ryan.
Laureate Poets: Britain; USA.
Len Anderson. Les Murray. Li-Young Lee. Linda Pastan. Louise Glück. Nordic Skalds.
Pulitzer Poetry Prize (U.S.A).
Richard Hugo. Robert Bly. Sara Teasdale. Shiki (haiku). Snorri's Edda. Stephen Dunn. Ted Kooser. W.S. Merwin.
on Jean Vengua.
Poetry. Time line. Links and Books.
|BUY PRAU (2007)|
Once, on some opiate I confused that street lamp for the full moon. Tonight, stone sober, I almost make the same mistake.
Nothing is specific, everything leans into the subjunctive. What is perceived as conditional is the air I breathe.
"To praunce" comes in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Probably means what a Prau does -- or a prow -- prancing with the horses of the sea.
Her titles are especially good -- and inspired this:
Stammering in the night of crows not always the catatonia of debit erosion and aching shifting into pilgrimage of the paper river GLOW ri us
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