The poetry home repair manual : practical advice for beginning poets
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|Prince Rupert Library||808.1 Koos (Text)||33294002098242||Adult Non-Fiction||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780803259782
- ISBN: 0803259786
xii, 168 pages ; 22 cm.
- Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, 
- Copyright: ©2007.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages -163) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Poet's job description -- Writing for others -- First impressions -- Don't worry about the rules -- Rhyming, ham cubes, prose poems -- Writing about feelings -- Can you read your poem through your poem? -- Writing from memory -- Working with detail -- Controlling effects through careful choices -- Fine-tuning metaphors and similes -- Relax and wait.|
|Summary, etc.:||"Much more than a guidebook to writing and revising poems, this manual has all the comforts and merits of a long and enlightening conversation with a wise and patient old friend - a friend who is willing to share everything he's learned about the art he's spent a lifetime learning to execute so well."--|
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