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More Rhetorical Devices

by Joe Weil Poetry and Poetics
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Language is often a hopeless (thank God) matter of almosts that fail to be 100 percent accurate

Primer on Imagery

by Joe Weil Poetry and Poetics
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Before Modernism, most poetry told, with showing as merely a form of decoration. Either that, or poetry sought a synthesis between showing and telling where the showing told and the telling showed.

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