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The instructor of this class is Adam Levon Brown. Brown is an Award-winning, internationally published Poet and an Author of eleven books. He has judged numerous international poetry contests and has been nominated for various prizes and has won several as well. In this course, Brown takes you a journey to find out what makes a good poem. This class is aimed mostly at Beginners and budding poets.
Writing Poetry for Beginners: How to craft a Winning Poem delves into the mystique of free-verse poetry. In this course, you will find the tips and tricks that Brown uses as an award-winning poet, and also the basics of writing a poem.
* Learn how to write a poem
*Learn about consistency in a poem
*Learn about Intimacy in a poem
*Learn about (The best) poetic devices and how/where to apply them in your poems
*Learn the key fundamentals of what a free verse poem is
And much, much more.
Adam Levon Brown has been writing and publishing for close to 8 years and he hopes to teach others what he’s learned.
I hope you enjoy the course!
Welcome to the Course!
Students will learn an exercise to make them a better writer.
A small explanation of Finding your Poetic Voice.
What to expect in this lesson. Also, the reason why we delve into free verse poetry and not traditional poetry.
Learn what a stanza is. Learn what a line in poetry is.
Students will learn how to use strategies to write a poem using their senses
The students will know how to spot a messy poem, and how to avoid writing one.
Craft a winning poem with the hook and ending method of writing.
The student will learn about metaphors and how to use them in poems.
Students will learn the basics of consistency in a poem, and be able to use it in poems.
Students will learn the power of asking a question in the middle of their poems.
Students will learn two very powerful forms of metaphor
The basics of Similes within poetry
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I demonstrate writing a poem. You can do it too!