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I write stuff I would classify as "poetry", as opposed to stories (I also write stories). Unfortunately I am not good at rythm or rhyme. I call it poetry because... well, because it's an outpour of thought and feeling in a short form, short lines.

As written in "Love that dog", a children's book about poetry, by a little boy:

"If that is a poem
about the red wheelbarrow
and the white chickens
then any words
can be a poem.
You've just got to
make
short
lines."

(Love that Dog, by Sharon Creech, http://www.sharoncreech.com/novels/01.asp )
DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 13, 2011

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lol some of mine dont either. i just write whatever lmao

Mine don't have rythm either... lol.

=) poems dont have to rhyme.