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

Description
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 GarageBroadband.com. She lives in Southern California.