Tynea Lewis

    Poems by Tynea Lewis

  • Her Smile (Pantoum)

    • Published: June 6, 2018
    Pushing The Pain Aside

    in Abuse Poems

    Her smile was visible to all,
    Showing a dark secret
    From an inescapable memory
    Because of the lie she kept telling herself.

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  • Write A Structured Poem

    Structured Poem Forms And Template Examples

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    Structured poems are poems that provide a specific format to follow. They are perfect for those who need a little more help forming a poem. They can easily be im...

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  • Library Events

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    Libraries are not just places for books. They are also full of exciting events. Check out your local library to see what they are doing to celebrate National Poetry Month.

    If they do not have events scheduled, talk to the director to see if you can help them set up a night where people come to read aloud their favorite poems or poems they’ve written.

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  • Build A Poetry Inspiration Jar

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    Poem ideas can be found anywhere. You just have to be open to their possibility and capture the ideas as they com...

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  • Pictspiration! Try Photo-Inspired Poetry

    Write A Poem Inspired By A Picture

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    They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Look through your phone, a magazine, or a website to find a picture that inspires you to write. It could be a picture of a landscape, an activity, a building, people, etc.

    Take a moment to observe everything about the picture.

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Poems With Symbolism
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Poems Technique Of Symbolism

Symbolism is a technique used in writing when one thing stands for something else (examples: rainbow stands for hope or a withering leaf stands for aging).

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Poems With A Clear Theme
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Poetic Technique Of Theme

The theme of a poem is its underlying message that the author is trying to convey through a piece of writing. The theme tells us what a poem is about.

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Poems That Use Onomatopoeia
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Poetic Technique Of Onomatopoeia

These poems contain onomatopoeias. An onomatopoeia is a word created from the sound associated with that word (examples: boom, sizzle, shh).

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Poems With Alliteration
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Poetic Technique Of Alliteration

These poems use the poetic technique of alliteration, which is when the same beginning letter or sound is used in multiple words that are in close proximity.

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Poems That Have A Clear Tone
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Poetic Technique Of Tone

These poems have a clear tone (or mood). The poetic technique of tone is created by using specific words to create a mood of humor, sadness, sarcasm, or happiness.

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