The Copla Real comes from 15th Century Spain. The name means “Royal Stanza.” It is a decastich made of 2 Quintillas.
If you have writer's block, then maybe this method will help.
Lately I have been going to the pub too late to actually participate in the conversation, but I thought I'd share this since it seems interesting. I had never heard of erasure poetry before. I'm going to give it a go.
This week's tutorial features two sample poems: "Stage Fright" and "Just Stopping By."
Autumn leaves astir Whispering their golden hush
What is poetry? What distinguishes it from prose?
Pretty soon I'll be sharing my own writing process, but today I encourage you to read Suzy's helpful article on this very topic.
This week's tutorial features two sample poems: "Summons" and "It Is Not Death."
Meandering Throughout the forest glen One chilly morn in early spring, I spied a wounded Carolina wren.
If you would write Good poetry, then you Must first your mind and thoughts ignite. How so? By...