As much as I laud those who attack National Novel Writing Month with great zeal, I am a poet not a novelist. So in my own parallel to NaNoWriMo, I’ve decided to once again work my way through each of the poetic forms identified in my old standby resource, Lewis Turco’s Book of Forms: Revised Edition starting with the acrostic and ending with the virelai – hitting all the Irish, Welsh and other forms and meters along the way. I’ve done this in the past – I’ll try to post a poem a day, which may take us through the new year.
- If Words Alone Could Change the WorldIf words alone could change the world the poets would still reign as kings, and those who may rely on swords would spend their time …
- The Celt and the KiowaWhen I drink, said the Celt, the world loses its edge, and the universe comes into view; my sad, suicide culture steps back from the …
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