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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Read Before Posting In "Blurbs"

    Started by HowardM2, 05-03-2004 03:38 PM
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  2. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: *START HERE* ~~~ Subject Index to Blurbs

    Started by Howard Miller, 02-03-2002 12:56 PM
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  1. How Long Does It Take To Become A Competent Poet?

    Started by HowardM2, 02-24-2012 05:38 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 5,575
    02-27-2012, 12:07 PM Go to last post
  2. Connect the Poem, Version 4.0

    Started by HowardM2, 11-18-2010 06:46 PM
    10 Pages
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    • Replies: 143
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    03-01-2011, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  3. Connect the Poem Version 3.

    Started by David Mascellani, 01-13-2008 09:49 AM
    25 Pages
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  4. Exercise VI: Sonics -- Recurrence

    Started by HowardM2, 11-13-2007 12:56 AM
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  5. More on Modifiers in Poetry

    Started by kellylynne, 06-10-2007 05:08 PM
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    • Replies: 22
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    06-16-2007, 11:18 PM Go to last post
  6. Using Abstractions Effectively

    Started by romac1, 05-29-2007 12:14 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 15
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    06-03-2007, 01:05 PM Go to last post
  7. Designs on the Reader

    Started by romac1, 05-17-2007 08:00 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 32
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    05-24-2007, 08:13 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 11,361
    02-11-2007, 01:54 AM Go to last post
  8. Poems on Loss and Bereavement

    Started by romac1, 11-30-2006 04:44 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 14,994
    12-07-2006, 04:44 PM Go to last post
  9. Poems I Wish I Had Written

    Started by HowardM2, 05-01-2006 03:32 AM
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    • Replies: 33
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    08-09-2006, 05:56 AM Go to last post
  10. Using the Headless Iamb

    Started by ADK, 06-12-2006 02:17 PM
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    06-16-2006, 12:42 AM Go to last post
  11. Al Purdy

    Started by TonyWilliams, 04-21-2006 10:30 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    04-21-2006, 10:10 PM Go to last post
  12. Poems on Poetry

    Started by Arun, 03-14-2006 03:27 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
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    03-21-2006, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  13. Rhyme, Meter, Stanza, and Pattern

    Started by romac1, 02-06-2006 11:50 PM
    • Replies: 13
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    02-13-2006, 11:17 PM Go to last post
  14. How to read John Ashbery

    Started by romac1, 10-27-2005 09:52 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 37
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    01-26-2006, 08:40 PM Go to last post
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    01-22-2006, 07:02 PM Go to last post
  15. Ai - Woman

    Started by Cher, 01-15-2006 09:02 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 25
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    01-18-2006, 10:42 AM Go to last post
  16. Contrast as a Method of Developing a Poem

    Started by HowardM2, 12-17-2005 10:35 PM
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  17. The Orchards of Syon

    Started by romac1, 09-22-2005 11:41 PM
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    • Replies: 29
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    12-06-2005, 01:30 AM Go to last post
  18. Fall poems

    Started by DonnaE, 10-13-2005 03:20 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 52
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    11-05-2005, 04:35 AM Go to last post
  19. Stephen Dobyns' style

    Started by Cher, 09-07-2005 05:07 PM
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    • Replies: 19
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    10-03-2005, 10:28 PM Go to last post
  20. Transtromer's Tracks

    Started by romac, 04-15-2004 10:06 PM
    • Replies: 14
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    09-24-2005, 03:24 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 13,444
    09-20-2005, 06:28 PM Go to last post
  21. Modifiers in Poetry

    Started by Rachel Lindley, 09-06-2005 12:58 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 10,673
    09-10-2005, 09:45 PM Go to last post
  22. Action!

    Started by Rachel Lindley, 09-05-2005 11:30 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 10,838
    09-08-2005, 10:59 AM Go to last post

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