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the art of rhythmical composition, written or spoken, for exciting pleasure by beautiful, imaginative, or elevated thoughts.
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Robert Frost's “Waiting Afield at Dusk”

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Blank verse, iambic pentameter. Two long sentences, arranged into two blank-verse stanzas. (Not free verse, by the way: that has no line-length prescribed for it! As well as no rhyme scheme.
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I, too, dislike it: there are things that are important beyond
all this fiddle.
Reading it, however, with a perfect contempt for it, one
discovers in
it after all, a place for the genuine.
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Poetry in the Moment: Beach Haiku

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Featured in New Resonance 7: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku, Chen-ou Liu is the author of Ripples from a Splash: A Collection of Haiku Essays with Award-Winning Haiku and Broken/Breaking English: Selected Short Poems ...
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Poetry Daily, a new poem every day

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Poetry Daily, the online web anthology and bookstore. A new poem every day, along with poetry news, archives, and more.
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