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The complete idiot's guide to writing poetry

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This edition was published in by Alpha Books in Indianapolis, IN.

Written in English

338 pages

You're no idiot, of course. You've read poetry that has touched your heart, and you'd like to improve your own writing technique. But even though you have loads of inspiration, you're discovering that good instruction can be as elusive as a good metaphor.Don't let your Muse leave you! With loads of smart advice and helpful exercises, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Writing Poetry will help you compose powerful, emotion-packed poems that you can be proud of. In this Complete Idiot's Guide®, you get:-Simple explanations of the building blocks of poetry-metaphor, imagery, symbolism, repetition, and more.-A step-by-step guide to the poetic process-from your first inspiration to your poem's last stanza.-Easy-to-follow guidelines for writing sonnets, sestinas, narrative poems, and more!

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The complete idiot's guide to writing poetry

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You're no idiot, of course. You've read poetry that has touched your heart, and you'd like to improve your own writing technique. But even though you have loads of inspiration, you're discovering that good instruction can be as elusive as a good metaphor.Don't let your Muse leave you! With loads of smart advice and helpful exercises, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Writing Poetry will help you compose powerful, emotion-packed poems that you can be proud of. In this Complete Idiot's Guide®, you get:-Simple explanations of the building blocks of poetry-metaphor, imagery, symbolism, repetition, and more.-A step-by-step guide to the poetic process-from your first inspiration to your poem's last stanza.-Easy-to-follow guidelines for writing sonnets, sestinas, narrative poems, and more!

The complete idiot's guide to writing poetry

This edition was published in by Alpha Books in Indianapolis, IN.


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-328) and index.

Other Titles
Writing poetry

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
808.1
Library of Congress
PN1059.A9 M68 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxviii, 338 p. :
Number of pages
338

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Open Library
OL3964883M
Internet Archive
completeidiotsgu00mous
ISBN 10
0028641418
LC Control Number
2001269691
OCLC/WorldCat
46972573
Library Thing
317830
Goodreads
661718

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