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Poetry Month: Write a Square Poem
A square poem has the same number of lines as it has syllables in each line, like my poem "A New Pet."
The advertisement said,
"Adopt a polar bear."
I filled the tub with ice.
I bought up lots of fish.
I missed the fine, fine print;
"Symbolically," it said.
To download the full lesson with more examples, please visit this post at Artistry of Education.
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