Free verse is an open form of poetry. It does not use consistent meter patterns,
rhyme, or any ... verse is as binding and as liberating as the form of a rondeau",
and T. S. Eliot wrote, "...
Free verse poems do not follow the rules, and have no rhyme or rhythm; but they
are still an artistic expression. They are sometimes thought to be a modern form ...
Did you know that poems in Ancient Greek or Latin generally didn't rhyme? It was
only after the Middle Ages that European poetry began to include rhyme ...
Such poems are without rhythms and rhyme schemes; do not follow regular
rhyme scheme rules and still provide artistic expression. In this way, the poet can
Oct 19, 2010 ... Or, more drastically: "If it doesn't rhyme, it's not a poem." These declarations of
allegiance to end-rhyme sound tradi ... ... You don't say.” Aubrey ...
Apr 28, 2008 ... Word-things not made according to those principles are not poems. ... agree that
you don't have to use rhyme and meter to write a great poem.
Apr 6, 2011 ... Today's thought is: poems do not need meter and rhyme. Free verse poetry can
be a feast for reader and writer alike. Poems in Free Verse.
May 24, 2010 ... Not all poetry rhymes. It's common to hear readers criticize poems that don't
rhyme, suggesting, perhaps, that the poets concerned were ...
www.thehypertexts.com/The Best Free Verse Poems of All Time.htm
This is my favorite poem by Walt Whitman, the father of English free verse ... but
she employed slant rhymes and metrical variations that make her sound different
from any poet before her . .... I don't want to be able to tell my hand from yours.
Jan 6, 2012 ... Sure, some poems are amazing with the rhymes they come up with but as a
matter of fact some poems don't rhyme. Those are some of my ...