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How to read punctuation in poetry

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Reading poetry is a totally different experience from reading prose. You finally have a feel for different forms and how…

How to read line breaks in poetry

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Have you ever read a poem and wondered why a poet cut a line after a specific word? I'm not just talking about the lyrics of…

A wish list for a romantic setting

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. One beautiful thing about romance is that there is something for everyone. Readers can focus on preferred tropes and levels of…

A Guide to Japanese Poetry Forms

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. We've all heard of haiku, but it's far from the only form of Japanese poetry. On the contrary, it is only one of a long line…

What makes poetry so successful?

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman, National Youth Poet Laureate, performed her poem The hill that we climb during the…