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: Basics of Free Verse Poetry

    Started by Achilles, June 19th, 2006 08:18 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Important: Common Forms of Poetry Described in Detail

    Started by aj47, May 13th, 2014 02:06 AM
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    September 2nd, 2014, 12:19 AM Go to last post
  3. 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
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    July 28th, 2017, 10:08 PM Go to last post
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Sticky Thread Important: The Metaphorical & The Conceit (Glossary )

    Started by RHPeat, July 28th, 2017 11:52 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    October 20th, 2020, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  1. Tanka Town

    Started by Vitaly Ana, December 30th, 2012 08:23 PM
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    February 28th, 2013, 08:50 PM Go to last post
  2. Cool Difficulty With Meter

    Started by Saxon Violence, March 1st, 2013 05:20 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    April 6th, 2013, 11:58 AM Go to last post
  3. Poetry Difficulties

    Started by Omi, July 16th, 2013 07:14 AM
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    • Replies: 14
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    July 16th, 2013, 06:26 PM Go to last post
  4. Is it poetry?

    Started by Douglas, January 6th, 2014 07:30 PM
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    March 15th, 2014, 03:17 PM Go to last post
  5. Know the form; Limerick

    Started by Olly Buckle, March 25th, 2014 08:03 PM
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    March 26th, 2014, 09:13 AM Go to last post
  6. Poetry without rhymes

    Started by Warmaster Horus, April 26th, 2014 02:22 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    May 3rd, 2014, 12:02 PM Go to last post
  7. Know the form; Haiku

    Started by Olly Buckle, March 26th, 2014 09:10 AM
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    • Replies: 11
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    August 24th, 2014, 03:36 PM Go to last post
  8. Do Poems Necessarily Have to Be Rhyming in the End?

    Started by count58, August 13th, 2014 02:39 AM
    poem, word count, word counters, writing advice
    • Replies: 4
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    August 27th, 2014, 05:30 AM Go to last post
  9. Haikus on the Dark Side (Mature Content)

    Started by Nee, January 18th, 2013 07:14 AM
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    • Replies: 10
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    January 20th, 2015, 08:30 PM Go to last post
  10. Narrative Poetry v. Ballad

    Started by Darkkin, April 5th, 2015 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    April 14th, 2015, 09:16 PM Go to last post
  11. Prose vs Poetry: What's The Diff?

    Started by RonPrice, March 17th, 2007 11:34 AM
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    • Replies: 12
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    May 11th, 2015, 05:03 PM Go to last post
  12. I need help with scansion.

    Started by ChildOfGod, May 11th, 2015 02:19 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    May 11th, 2015, 09:16 PM Go to last post
  13. Alliteration and Assonance

    Started by Phase, July 30th, 2015 09:41 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    July 30th, 2015, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  14. Iambic Nonameter

    Started by musichal, August 15th, 2015 03:45 AM
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  15. Rap

    Started by McJibbles, July 13th, 2015 09:43 PM
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    October 23rd, 2015, 01:58 AM Go to last post
  16. Syllable Count Question

    Started by LeeC, November 29th, 2015 08:28 PM
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    December 1st, 2015, 01:20 PM Go to last post
  17. old english

    Started by escorial, December 5th, 2015 04:17 AM
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    December 5th, 2015, 04:17 AM Go to last post
  18. What sound does running water make?

    Started by JenHLewis, November 30th, 2015 11:52 PM
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    • Replies: 12
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    December 5th, 2015, 04:40 AM Go to last post
  19. [square brackets in poem titles]

    Started by Phil Istine, January 11th, 2016 06:28 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    January 11th, 2016, 10:50 PM Go to last post
  20. Poll Poll: Upcoming: Exploraform

    Started by Ariel, March 23rd, 2016 01:58 PM
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    • Replies: 14
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    March 25th, 2016, 12:54 PM Go to last post

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