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Rhythm and Rhyme Workshop

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  • Benny S. (6/20/2007 5:11:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply Stage

    I was wondering if anybody knew of any way to... 'feel'... iambic pentameter. I've been trying to do different forms, and a sonnet is what I thought of first, but I'm having trouble with iambic pentameter. I know what it is, definition-wise, but it's hard to 'feel' it... do you know what I mean? Can anybody help?

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    • Tired of Being Exploited (6/22/2007 2:22:00 PM) Post reply Stage

      I strongly suggest this article for a quick run up on the feel. Remember that the Iambic Pentameter was the common structure of everyday English during the 17-18th centuries. They came by it naturally ... more

  • Real Girl (6/14/2007 3:21:00 PM) Post reply Stage

    La la la la fa fa fa fa ra ra ra ra
    may day lay pay
    cry my lie tie
    low toe no know

  • Josie Whitehead (6/14/2007 9:26:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply Stage

    Could anyone tell me how this is a workshop please?

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    • Ernestine Northover (6/19/2007 3:39:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply Stage

      It used to be Rosie, but now people use it to flog their own poems, which is very boring. They put them on all the Forums, whether or not they are the correct type of thing for that Forum. I tried onc ... more

  • the poet (6/13/2007 8:21:00 AM) Post reply Stage

    hi everyone, i would like to thank those who have spent their valuable time reading my poems. i hope those who have not will stop by my page and read some of my poems. your comments are very much appreciated! ! ! Thanks everyone and have a beautiful, wonderful and nice day! ! !


  • Gisele Paterson (6/9/2007 11:00:00 AM) Post reply Stage

    Bashing through the forest
    never felt so hopeless
    Where are you MJ?
    somewhere out there, are you ok?

    I miss your scent
    I long for your rants
    Your presence
    give me assurance

    Come back to me
    your face I want to see
    all your features too
    I miss you.

  • Viviana Torres (6/6/2007 6:19:00 PM) Post reply Stage

    This is supposed to be the rythm workshop? I dont see much point in extracting literature from cutting yourself or pooping in front of crowds. I just thought this would be hosted by someone from the site. Take care, everyone.

  • Rick Crews (5/16/2007 9:30:00 AM) Post reply Stage

    im adopted and special edd,
    my name is jiffy,
    i have three fingers,
    and i was the star of the ringer,

  • Amanda Norton (4/20/2007 6:04:00 PM) Post reply Stage

    hello everyone.... I have been on here for a few months now.... I would like for you to check out my poems... I really don't rhyme... but it happens.. mine work has more of a rhythm... so please check it out... and lend me your ear.. well eyes...

  • Dylan Barker (4/11/2007 12:33:00 PM) Post reply Stage

    would you read poems by me? i would appreciatte it.

  • Josie Whitehead (3/24/2007 10:46:00 AM) Post reply Stage

    POEMS FOR CHILDREN with art projects for them to do:

    I have made some of my poems available as inserts for birthday cards, Easter cards, Mother's Day cards etc. I know that children love craft projects. If yohttp: // have children, why not help them to make a card for Easter as a start: (I think my husband is just about to add this to the other cards this weekend - so why not start them with a birthday card?) You can buy the A4 cards at art shops and the peel-off greetings to accompany them. I hope you have fun.

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