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A short Guide for writing a Poem

Poetry is one of the most ancient forms of art in the world. It even predates writing. Ancient poems were handed down from one generation to the next orally. Only until a particular civilization is able to write a poem down are they actually put down on paper.

Probably the most basic way of writing a poem is by giving lines a rhyme and structuring them into verses. But a lot of poems today are written in unorthodox ways. But there are some things that make a poem different from the rest of forms of writing. Want to know about them? Read the guide on writing a poem below.

These basics instructions can be use for many different sort of poems like: