Poetics and Poetry Discussion
(8/17/2013 10:32:00 AM)
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David, not only do sonnets follow a fixed rhyme scheme, but their meter needs to be competent. This sonnet reveals a real lack of understanding of meter. Such difficulty is one reason sonnets have lost popularity among today's poets. They're too f**kin hard to do well! !
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