Poetry- A Form of Creative Writing

The Writing Entrepreneur

Poetry is an outward expression of one’s inner thoughts, feelings, emotions and is therefore a form of creative writing.  Why does poetry speak to us? It is a unique form of expression that is imaginative and speaks to us because of rhythm and rhyme.  Poetic words are carefully planned to convey a certain perspective in the poet’s mind.  Readers might interpret the meaning differently as the poem is understood by the person processing the creative prose.

Some poems may be harder to understand as in Shakespearean Sonnets or in John Keats’ romantic poems.  The fact is that poetry is a form of song and was named sonnet for the use of the term.  Poetry can help calm a mind, bring enjoyment to the soul or relax the senses.  The poet sees a way to express his innermost thoughts when he writes.  Writing poetry restores his passion and joy in life.  It brings excitement…

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I am originally from Stevenage, Hertfordshire. I have Asperger's Syndrome. My main passion is Motor Racing. In terms of other interests, I will try anything once but I mostly enjoy Performing Arts and Creative Writing.
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