Poetry

Q is for Quatrain

By on April 21
Q #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

A quatrain poem consists of verses consisting of four lines or an entire poem consisting of four lines. It is not as simple as just any four lines. The lines must have a rhythm and rhyme to them. This rhyme and rhythm and different for different types of quatrains. The most common kinds of quatrain are:

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Poetry

Pinnable Quotes from Poets on Poetry

By on April 19
P #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

If you have spent any time on my Facebook, you know how much I love inspirational quotes. I thought today being P would be perfect for me to make some pinnable pictures using some of the quotes I have collected.  I wanted to make this as inspirational as possible and encourage you to write more poetry or at least read more, so I have gathered up some of my favorites from poets talking about poetry. Enjoy.

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Tips | Writing

So Like Very

By on February 11
So Like Very EclecticEvelyn.com

So is one of those filler words. Similar to like and very.  These are words that are overused, really mean nothing,  and don’t add anything to a sentence. If you are writing and you see “so”, “like”, or “very”, take a minute and rethink their use.

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