Poetry Nuts & Bolts


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Writing Forum: Poetry Nuts & Bolts

Discuss poetic techniques, forms and styles, hints and tips. (Please do not post poetry for critique here other than specific examples to aid discussion).

  1. Sticky Thread Important: ABOUT NUTS & BOLTS

    Started by TL Murphy, December 17th, 2019 10:54 PM
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    December 17th, 2019, 11:01 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Important: Poem & Epistle: understanding the metaphor’s use

    Started by RHPeat, July 29th, 2017 10:32 AM
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    metaphors, poetry, understanding metaphors
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    August 11th, 2017, 11:37 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Important: The Metaphorical And The Conceit (part II)

    Started by RHPeat, July 28th, 2017 10:13 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    July 29th, 2017, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Important: The Metaphorical & The Conceit (Glossary )

    Started by RHPeat, July 28th, 2017 11:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    July 29th, 2017, 06:23 AM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Important: The Metaphorical And The Conceit (part I)

    Started by RHPeat, July 28th, 2017 10:08 PM
    poetry, poetry discussion, poetry forum, the conceit. metaphors
    • Replies: 0
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    July 28th, 2017, 10:08 PM Go to last post
  1. WARNING - When attempting a limerick…

    Started by Dylan di Vilde, July 10th, 2020 03:05 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    July 10th, 2020, 03:05 PM Go to last post
  2. Lets Talk About The Use Of The Word Of Within Poetry

    Started by Jp, June 30th, 2020 01:01 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    July 1st, 2020, 01:23 AM Go to last post
  3. Seen or heard?

    Started by andrewclunn, May 29th, 2020 02:07 PM
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    May 30th, 2020, 02:20 AM Go to last post
  4. Which poetry dictionaries and handbooks are best?

    Started by petergrimes, May 20th, 2020 06:12 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    May 28th, 2020, 05:00 PM Go to last post
  5. Cool On Poetry Today - A fun Commentary

    Started by Jp, May 23rd, 2020 12:59 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    May 28th, 2020, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  6. Which Poetry Form is This?

    Started by PiP, May 12th, 2020 09:15 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    May 13th, 2020, 08:56 AM Go to last post
  7. Abstract - concrete

    Started by Darren White, January 26th, 2020 06:00 PM
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    April 25th, 2020, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  8. unsure about format

    Started by transparent_ribbons, March 31st, 2020 09:56 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    March 31st, 2020, 10:48 PM Go to last post
  9. I, me, he and I

    Started by TL Murphy, March 21st, 2020 02:19 PM
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    March 24th, 2020, 05:29 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
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    March 21st, 2020, 03:02 PM Go to last post
  10. Syntax of Poetry to reduce time correcting.

    Started by Theglasshouse, October 3rd, 2013 01:48 PM
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    • Replies: 12
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    March 9th, 2020, 08:02 PM Go to last post
  11. The problem of ‘Intention’

    Started by Tirralirra, January 26th, 2020 10:27 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    January 26th, 2020, 10:27 AM Go to last post
  12. Literary Devices: Using Sounds -Sibilance, Alliteration etc. ?

    Started by PiP, January 5th, 2020 10:48 PM
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    • Replies: 12
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    January 26th, 2020, 07:24 AM Go to last post
  13. limericks

    Started by Olly Buckle, December 7th, 2019 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    January 25th, 2020, 08:33 PM Go to last post
  14. Narrative poetry

    Started by midnightpoet, July 4th, 2017 04:15 PM
    4 Pages
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    narrative poetry, poetry, writing poetry
    • Replies: 30
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    January 4th, 2020, 11:51 AM Go to last post
  15. PROOFREADING: HOW TO DO IT RIGHT

    Started by clark, December 20th, 2019 08:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    December 20th, 2019, 08:10 PM Go to last post
  16. Writing Poetry: Abstract vs Concrete Imagery and Specificity

    Started by Ariel, September 30th, 2016 11:15 PM
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    • Replies: 22
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    August 17th, 2019, 11:53 AM Go to last post
  17. Haiku v Senryu

    Started by PiP, January 24th, 2019 05:14 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    January 26th, 2019, 02:26 PM Go to last post
  18. iambic versus trochee, does it matter?

    Started by EmmaSohan, April 21st, 2018 02:13 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    June 19th, 2018, 04:27 AM Go to last post
  19. Sonnets (Being Technical?)

    Started by candid petunia, April 25th, 2011 06:41 PM
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    • Replies: 17
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    May 31st, 2018, 08:43 AM Go to last post

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