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Poetry category consists of articles dealing with a form of literary art which utilizes the aesthetic qualities of language to stir up meanings in addition to, or in place of, the ordinary perceived meaning. You can find material on writing poetry, poets, types of poetry and more.

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Deblina Bhowmik

How to Write a Critical Appreciation of a Poem

Critical appreciation of a poem is defined as the critical reading of a poem. The meaning of its words, its rhyme, scheme, the speaker, figures of speech, the...

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Church Johnson

Writing Poetry - How to Create a Poetry Blog

Poetry is art and art is whatever you find beautiful. I believe if you invest into whatever talent you have, there will be progress. The world is fill with a bunch...

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Gerald Marchewka

I'd like to call it a nightmare but being here the reality rises in my throat. But above all it just makes me nauseous and sick. I see mountains of matted hair, cracked teeth, broken glasses and

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 09, 2012
Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c.

It is easy for Czeslaw Milosz to say what he says about Christ, the sleepy and dream filled horny Christian in church while listening to a sermon thinking vulgar thoughts, the Church-he's thinking

By: Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c. l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 09, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

In an old cemetery resurrected tombstones stand upright. Once covered with earth to avoid the detection of invading beasts. The symbolism overwhelms me and it breaks my heart.

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 06, 2012
Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c.

God, the Most High, sent down four beasts, so that the end of his time would come through them. They were to conquer all those that had gone before them, and now they held sway over the earth with

By: Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c. l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 04, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

If you are like most of us you may overlook the images that may have an impact upon your conscious mind. But in some instances the significance of the image will break right through. In the Soviet

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 03, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

There they often stand with their hulking chests and big protruding bellies, massive biceps and on more than one occasion thick handlebar moustaches to match. These are the men who seem to have

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 02, 2012
James Dazouloute

Give Me A Kiss my Sweet Darling, for ever since You and I met I have been wanting to touch your sweet lips with my lips under a Mistletoe. And so I write a love poem for you, just so I could melt

By: James Dazouloute l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 02, 2012
Julia Katsivo

You are different. You are unique. You are so wonderful, so special to me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 01, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

In the heart of the city a beautiful building with a crumbling facade. But one may question whether the deterioration of the structure enhances its aesthetic value or whether it is merely a symptom

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 29, 2012
Marieta Maglas

I'm in the white city. A dense fog Disintegrates all my hopes. There are people dreaming Of nonexistent worlds, There are disoriented people Walking on the terminal's sidewalk.

By: Marieta Maglas l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 27, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

Fear is one thing. But antagonism, hostility and outright hatred would appear to be something different altogether. But why do so many people seem to be so afraid of human freedom?

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 26, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

The revolution ended years ago so can't you see that malicious attacks on blameless people will only make matters much worse? Of course you can cheat the taxman again and again. And we both know why.

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 16, 2012
Julia Katsivo

It is because I love you. That I called you out of the storm. It is my love, that drew you close. Without my love you were lost.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

Don't be afraid. You need not step outward into the light. But let me tell you. Everyday the risks that you will incur will increase tenfold. For the people in the dark have lost their ability to

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

You know what they say. If it's too hot stay out of the kitchen. But this time I think I might just take a try. Yet it is certainly true that I might be more than a little foolish to hop into the

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 11, 2012
Deblina Bhowmik

Critical appreciation of a poem is defined as the critical reading of a poem. The meaning of its words, its rhyme, scheme, the speaker, figures of speech, the references to other works

By: Deblina Bhowmik l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 11, 2012
Julia Katsivo

My God help me, please. Why would you let another heart-breaker into my life. Why would you do that for me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 09, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

Eating in a cheesy diner is not necessarily a simple thing. And as it sits on my plate upon two pieces of toasted rye I would like to believe what you are saying to me but I have been tricked more

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 07, 2012
Gerald Marchewka

Slough them off and let them slide downward into the pan. The big heads and long tentacles...

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 06, 2012
Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c.

Now we begin to stir, to get ready ourselves in the camp: that's what I'll write down later. The horses harnessed-armaments of every description taken out from the wagons, from storage. Everybody

By: Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c. l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 06, 2012
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Deblina Bhowmik

Critical appreciation of a poem is defined as the critical reading of a poem. The meaning of its words, its rhyme, scheme, the speaker, figures of speech, the references to other works

By: Deblina Bhowmik l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 11, 2012 lViews: 149 lComments: 0
Church Johnson

Poetry is art and art is whatever you find beautiful. I believe if you invest into whatever talent you have, there will be progress. The world is fill with a bunch of readers that are willing to tap

By: Church Johnson l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jan 18, 2012 lViews: 115 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Don't be afraid. You need not step outward into the light. But let me tell you. Everyday the risks that you will incur will increase tenfold. For the people in the dark have lost their ability to

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 94 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

I'd like to call it a nightmare but being here the reality rises in my throat. But above all it just makes me nauseous and sick. I see mountains of matted hair, cracked teeth, broken glasses and

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 09, 2012 lViews: 91 lComments: 0
Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c.

It is easy for Czeslaw Milosz to say what he says about Christ, the sleepy and dream filled horny Christian in church while listening to a sermon thinking vulgar thoughts, the Church-he's thinking

By: Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c. l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 09, 2012 lViews: 86 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Fear is one thing. But antagonism, hostility and outright hatred would appear to be something different altogether. But why do so many people seem to be so afraid of human freedom?

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 26, 2012 lViews: 85 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

In an old cemetery resurrected tombstones stand upright. Once covered with earth to avoid the detection of invading beasts. The symbolism overwhelms me and it breaks my heart.

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 83 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

My God help me, please. Why would you let another heart-breaker into my life. Why would you do that for me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 09, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

Yes, waiting for "the one" is as simple and complicated as night and day. It is a journey that most people undertake, without understanding that at the end of the day, everything and absolutely

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l May 30, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Dr. Lin Wilder

Whether a piece of writing is prose or poetry may be subject to a variety of opinions. I've been writing poetry for over 20 years but have only recently decided to publish some of my poems. And the

By: Dr. Lin Wilder l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Ali Oyo Asghar J

Our Sindh is prosperous with the eminent poets of all ages. They gave marvelous progress to the Gazal by creating novelty into its diction, form and expression. The great poets in the Ghazal were Mir

By: Ali Oyo Asghar J l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Don V Standeford

"Oh I must think. The father gave you, cow, a craftier brain than mine. The wisdom of debate lies in a futile position and the quickest mind, of which I have the mind, but my wisdom full known, I am

By: Don V Standeford l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
Ana Gajic

He asked: "Would you mind going to the store?" I quickly replied: "I can't. Why don't you go?

By: Ana Gajic l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

The revolution ended years ago so can't you see that malicious attacks on blameless people will only make matters much worse? Of course you can cheat the taxman again and again. And we both know why.

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 16, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Don V Standeford

"You would not play with my torture, peel it back with rhetoric and read to me the layers each one as it tears my skin. I know what, cow, is the imagination God has given you. None around respects

By: Don V Standeford l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Surely the world is full of dynamic duos and if you believe they have passed you by, it might be better for you to begin to think hard once again. Because whether she exists in material form or is

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 08, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

It is because I love you. That I called you out of the storm. It is my love, that drew you close. Without my love you were lost.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

The hard work done by fathers is rarely appreciated at the right time. It is, therefore, important to thank them for their great inputs right now.

By: Ernest Mwaba l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c.

God, the Most High, sent down four beasts, so that the end of his time would come through them. They were to conquer all those that had gone before them, and now they held sway over the earth with

By: Dennis Siluk Dr.h.c. l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 04, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Don V Standeford

Prophecy fleshed enjoys the little run. Chick on back she scurries right and left- and all she hears are laughs from the little one, "Mama, will the snake go away?" "Just give him time to prey upon

By: Don V Standeford l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
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Dr. Lin Wilder

Whether a piece of writing is prose or poetry may be subject to a variety of opinions. I've been writing poetry for over 20 years but have only recently decided to publish some of my poems. And the

By: Dr. Lin Wilder l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

It is because I love you. That I called you out of the storm. It is my love, that drew you close. Without my love you were lost.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

My God help me, please. Why would you let another heart-breaker into my life. Why would you do that for me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 09, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

Yes, waiting for "the one" is as simple and complicated as night and day. It is a journey that most people undertake, without understanding that at the end of the day, everything and absolutely

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l May 30, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

To think that He, To think that He, died for me. Who does that, who is that, who did that for me! Why would you, how could you, Who am I that you would die for me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l May 29, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

Done looking confused? Maybe it is because we are done Wearing confusion...

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l May 29, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Julia Katsivo

You are different. You are unique. You are so wonderful, so special to me.

By: Julia Katsivo l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jul 01, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Ali Oyo Asghar J

Our Sindh is prosperous with the eminent poets of all ages. They gave marvelous progress to the Gazal by creating novelty into its diction, form and expression. The great poets in the Ghazal were Mir

By: Ali Oyo Asghar J l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

While technologically we have improved fantastically, human issues largely remain unresolved for almost 5000 years. This is because we value things more than relationships and people.

By: Narendra Goidani l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Ana Gajic

He asked: "Would you mind going to the store?" I quickly replied: "I can't. Why don't you go?

By: Ana Gajic l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Open up the chute! And let us all travel quickly down to the porous ground. With five friends before me, I act as a rudder to direct our slippery skid. And as we carefully slide over several glassy

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

In the valley of death, in ancient Aramaic I hear his voice muttering profane obscenities as he desecrates the sacred name of Jesus Christ. But all in all isn't it fitting for a forsaken king? To be

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Feb 19, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

For ages artists have struggled to give their sketches sufficient texture, shape and depth. Yet too often a valiant effort to capture the voluptuous curves of a sprightly young vixen would suffer in

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

After years of criticism and frequent episodes of outright hostility, some members of various religious communities seem to be turning over a new leaf. No longer...

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Surely the world is full of dynamic duos and if you believe they have passed you by, it might be better for you to begin to think hard once again. Because whether she exists in material form or is

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Apr 08, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Don't be afraid. You need not step outward into the light. But let me tell you. Everyday the risks that you will incur will increase tenfold. For the people in the dark have lost their ability to

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 94 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

You know what they say. If it's too hot stay out of the kitchen. But this time I think I might just take a try. Yet it is certainly true that I might be more than a little foolish to hop into the

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 11, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Eating in a cheesy diner is not necessarily a simple thing. And as it sits on my plate upon two pieces of toasted rye I would like to believe what you are saying to me but I have been tricked more

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

Slough them off and let them slide downward into the pan. The big heads and long tentacles...

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 06, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Gerald Marchewka

The revolution ended years ago so can't you see that malicious attacks on blameless people will only make matters much worse? Of course you can cheat the taxman again and again. And we both know why.

By: Gerald Marchewka l Arts & Entertainment > Poetry l Jun 16, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
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