Posts Tagged ‘prosody’

  • Mad Shad

    Mad Shad

    January 3rd, 2012 | Poetry | journalpulp | 2 Comments

    That man behind the golden specs may not be the man you think. He is not yours. He is not God’s or State’s. Not postmodernistic, as those the colleges pump out like seed, he’s anachronistic, in his love of laissez-faire and the huge high sunset sky of pink. Lecturing on Lorca in Lima or the […]

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  • What Is Poetry?

    What Is Poetry?

    September 10th, 2011 | Poetry | journalpulp | 2 Comments

    Poetry is a subset of literature, the art form of language, but it also legitimately belongs to another art: music. Poetry is rhyme and rhythm. It is cadence and count, meter and metric. Poetry is prosody. It is scansion. It is versification. And those are the elements of poetry that make it a part of […]

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