E W Shaffer

Poetry & Prose

In poems with unusual formats it is sometimes possible to use periods or commas as end-of-line cues but in others, punctuation must be ignored and the rhythm found by looking for the words that rhyme.
E W Shaffer
Copyright © Mike Shaffer, 2009





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AD POEMS 3, Personal Ads—In the format of newspaper and magazine advertisments. As with other text outside normal poetic structure, rhythms and accents should be inferred and read and accented as if they were normal lines.