by Durant Imboden
Poetry technique and tips:
A small collection of helpful links
Glossary of Poetic Terms
Definitions from "abcedarian poem" to "zeugma," with linked cross-references. From Bob's Byway.
Poetic Terms, Figures of Speech, and Sound Devices
Ryan Deschamps offers an eclectic collection of definitions and examples.
Type a word, select a type of response from the menu, and click "Submit" to get a list of perfect rhymes, homophones, semantic siblings, etc.
Poetry Writing Tips
John Hewitt's how-to guidelines for poets range from the inspirational to the practical.
Things to Remember When Writing Poems
A seven-step self-improvement plan for aspiring poets.