From shape poems
and snatches of interviews to historical "introductions" and periodic "poemaps" that visually trace the paths of US military bases and the leak of toxic chemicals, Perez's staunchly indigenous and decolonized verse personalizes and exposes legacies of exploitation on his home island of Guam and in the western Pacific (see WLT, May 2017, 68).
Once again they did a cluster group which was turned into a class poem, then wrote shape poems
figure several times in the collection not just as concrete forms but with rhythm and rhyme that take them beyond many of the examples often used in the classroom; kennings have been used in 'Penguin', and 'Ugly Sister Sonnet' is an age appropriate introduction to this particular form.
For instance, students can create mobiles, sound compositions, and shape poems
The poems in this collection vary in length and structure, most rhyming while others are haiku or shape poems
, the verses lyrical and playful, or quiet and reflective.
Mina writes her journey of self-discovery through narration, shape poems
, free verse, and stories.
Nor do the De Laudibus Sanctae Crucis of Raban Maurus, almost contemporary to the Libri Carolini, which attempt to go beyond the opposition of word and image in Christian literature with their twenty-six shape poems
that represent Christ, the emperor, or the cross itself by means of verses only.
Poets work language to shape poems
, to bring language into the condition of poetry.
At first the pupils explored the shape poems
And Wayne Keon's revitalizing of shape poems
, as for example in "replanting the heritage tree," represents an innovative appropriation of a literary tradition for Native purposes.
Through its two hundred pages, styles come and go like patrons of an open bar--Herbertian shape poems
to describe breasts; guidebook shopping entries for Chelsea; press releases to depict future events.
You might Like to write A poem that Flows in the Shape of your Stream.