Poetry By Stephen Burt

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Poetry allows us to view separate ideas, thoughts, or concepts in several various ways. The specific way any poem is written can inscribe a sense of joy, sadness, or even frustration within the reader. As Stephen Burt is able to describe, the way any given person conveys any written or spoken language comes across differently from person to person. In fact, the patterns of words, imagery, or rhyme, can greatly affect the course of certain poem and how others decided to view the poem. Additionally, the perception of any written work can differ between people due to one person’s past or structured ideals. There are several reasons one may write poetry, according to Burt, whether it is to express one’s anger with the world’s current society, to
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