April is National Poetry Month! We all have unique personalities that can correspond to a distinct style of poetry, whether it’s Rhyming, Free Verse, Epic, Haiku, or Sonnet. With so many different types of poetry, Writer’s Relief can’t help but wonder how some of them...
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If you’re a poet who enjoys writing rhyming poetry, you’re sure to have heard the standard publishing industry credo: No one is publishing rhyming poetry these days. Trying to find a literary journal that will accept and publish rhyming poetry can be like finding a...
Got four minutes to spare? This amazing video from the editors at TED-Ed explores the deeply visceral appeal of rhyming poetry. Today’s lit mag editors may not be publishing as much rhyme as they used to (learn more here), but this video bolsters arguments for...
What we are about to say could get us in a lot of hot water, but there’s just no way to sugarcoat it: Rhyming poetry that’s not done right can be kind of annoying. Many editors of today’s literary journals tend to eschew rhyme—and it’s hard to blame them! For some...
Types of poems that editors do not publish, including rhyme, centered, double-spaced, and more. Learn the poetry formats that will get you published in literary journals.
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