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Articles for use with the New Horizons Poetry Classes
These articles are designed to be used with the classes From the Ground Up and Buds to Blossoms. They are always available to students and former students, so feel free to bookmark whatever you find useful!

Also, be sure to check out -

A Poet's Tool Box  (E)
Tools for the trade.
#554651 by RedWritingHood♡WDC

And -


And of course, if there is anything you are unsure of, do not hesitate to contact me! If I do not know the answer, I bet I know where I can find it, and I will get back to you as soon as I can.


Web Sites of note -


PoetrySoup offers two dictionary-based tools --

for counting syllables in a word:

for counting syllables in lines of a poem (bulk processing):

Other good resources here on WDC -

The Poet's Place Library   (E)
Where all our reference material is stored.
#1946673 by Dave

INDEX - Poetry Forms/Researching Poetry  (E)
A combined alphabetical index for Poetry Forms and Researching Poetry
#1527308 by Shaara

 Sensory Words  (E)
Addressing the need to use sensory words in poetry
#662095 by Vivian

And around the Web -

Poetry Types http://www.shadowpoetry.com/resources/wip/types.html
Poetry Terms http://www.infoplease.com/spot/pmglossary1.html
Poetry Terms http://www.usd.edu/~mrogge/RDTN/210poetryterms.html
Poetry Terms http://www.homewood.k12.al.us/~ksmith/AP_Poetry_Terms.html
Poetry Forms http://thewordshop.tripod.com/forms.html
Understanding Poetry http://www.owled.com/poetry.html
Writing Poetry http://www.poetrymagic.co.uk/approaches.html
Poetry Grammar http://www.writingforward.com/grammar/grammar-rules/breaking-grammar-rules-in-po...

Portfolio -> Turtle's Poetry Library
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    A letter to the students of From The Ground Up and Buds to Blossoms.
    Rated: E · Other · #1786199
    Poetry terminology and resources
    Rated: E · Other · #1788799
    Article used by permission of the author Red Writing Hood
    Rated: E · Other · #1812854
    More information about rhyme.
    Rated: E · Other · #1879391
    Meter used in the English Language.
    Rated: E · Reference · #2017835
    Knowing where to make the break.
    Rated: E · Other · #1992117
    So, what does this number mean, anyways???
    Rated: E · Other · #1989918
    Everyone thinks they can do it. Few do it well.
    Rated: E · Educational · #1988391
    A cobbling together of advice for those who have ever read a poem and left frustrated.
    Rated: E · Other · #1949276
    Samples on how to conduct a poetry analysis
    Rated: E · Other · #1949189
    From the U. of Texas, Austin
    Rated: E · Other · #1918172
    A great explanation of Tone
    Rated: E · Other · #1914400
    A list of issues to consider when revising poetry!
    Rated: E · Other · #1914244
    Taking a look at wordiness in poetry.
    Rated: E · Other · #1887245
    Common types of rhyme used in Poetry
    Rated: E · Other · #1880716
    Many of the recognized Sonnet Variations
    Rated: E · Other · #1879445
    Haiku essential words selected by Kenkichi Yamamoto
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