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What is a poem?what do you think about poetry and what poetry is?

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Most of us think of Poetry as ryhming or at least have a meter or beat, but free form poetry is considered poetry and does not have to meet either requirement. I would most likely define poetry in relationship to prose. Prose tells a story of...

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I believe that a poem is a song with no music. Poems tell stories and are a way of expressing your emotions; you have to read between the lines of poems to really understand what message it is trying to convey. Poems often rhyme to make them more beautiful. For example, in a love poem, to evince that couples come in pairs as do rhyming couplets. A love poem can describe how two people cannot be without each other and feel that they complete one another simply by using rhyme.