MEOP: POETRY IS NOT JOKE

Perhaps I can etirw you a meop, Or some esrev with or without semyhr, Extra sdrow with serugif and segami? May we still llac this yrteop? What do you call the stanza above? Just a joke? A mind-teaser, or poetry? Farce, fantasy, or literature?…. The answer is yours. But [no...

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ART, EXPRESSION AND ENVIRONMENT

Subject matter does not concoct poetry — imaginably derisive to structure, it could evolve itself into a strange genre — the expression is what raises the subject to a poetic level. And in giving expression to his theme, the poet must make a vigorous search for fresh language and original...

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10 TREASURES I FOUND IN POETRY

Note: Some deliberate patterns are employed independently by the writer for the purpose of easy comprehension. I was just this frustrated kid who want to echo the giggles of life made mockingly over him. I began with music and raps. I wanted to make a difference, but my desires could not...

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PLAIN, SIMPLE POEMS ARE JUST PROSE

I remembered how I made so much buzz online and offline when I encountered poet Tade Ipadeola’s teaching about poetry some 6 months ago or thereabouts. His comparative analysis of poetry the growth from foetus to adult hood, remains indelible in my creative heart and had since improved my writing...

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