The Mechanics of Poetry

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The Mechanics of Poetry

A Glossary of Poetic Terms

By Su Falcon

Precision Wordage Press, Paperback, 9780962709005, 72pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2002

A glossary of basic poetic terms, "The Mechanics of Poetry" is a valuable primer for anyone who ever wondered why a sonnet is called a sonnet, why a refrain is a refrain and not a stanza, how to tell the difference between a metaphor and a simile or what the heck iambic pentameter is.

About the Author
Su Falcon Soref has been a working writer for more than 30 years, writing a wide range of material that includes advertisements, press releases, films, plays, commercials, and short stories. She is also the founder of Precision Wordage, Inc., and She lives in Southern California.