And want to publish someday this 12 months as soon as I get the manuscript polished. I consider it’s just a free verse. I don’t see any recognizable rhyme scheme or construction. An epitaph is much like an elegy, only shorter.
I am in awe of what everyone right here is writing and sharing… And I literally had no concept there are so many poetic forms… Margaret Walker’s signature poem “For My People” encompasses the strengths and struggles of blacks not solely in Chicago however throughout America.
The Final Time I Slept On This Mattress
Hi Micah, I’d say it’s a free verse that features refrain (the repeated “Is love enough?” lines). Epigrams are short, witty, and sometimes satirical poems that often take the form of a couplet or quatrain (2-4 lines in length)...Read More