Follows fixed rules such as a specified number of lines.
Has a regular pattern of rythym and/or rhyme
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Types of Traditional Poems
Does not follow established rules for form. Does not have a regular pattern of rythym and may not rhyme at all. May use unconventional spelling punctuation, and grammar
Types of Organic Poems
Free Verse, Concrete, shaped
content fits form
content creates form. punctuation, linebraks, and white space are very important
does not have a regular pattern of rhyme or rythym
words create picture, more a visual than a literal form
content is more important than shape, follows gramatical rules, shape complements poem content
pattern of stresseand unstressed syllables.
u= unstressed (breve). ‘=stressed(ictus)
basic unit of meter, 2 syllables