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Prose is writing distinguished from poetry by its greater variety of rhythm and its closer resemblance to the patterns of everyday speech, but there is more. What is prose in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member Behind All Anger is Sadness
He is so angry he will not talk to anyone. I happen to be teaching his class a lesson They are in teams enjoying themselves Except him; he is shutting down rapidly. He taps the pencils against the desk Over...Read More
Categories: prose, anger, sad,
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member Random People Out of Nowhere
They paid me seventy-eight dollars to break dance he told me After he did a little break-dancing in my four foot by three-foot office Slamming his feet into my desk and stuff. Who paid you? I asked him. Random...Read More
Categories: prose, humorous,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Do You Have Any Questions for Me
I am playing in the kinesthetic sand pile With a child who has never professed to like me I have done my unusual best to like him though I believe he has come around today When we share some...Read More
Categories: prose, humorous,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member We Hate Him Now
I used to love my dad the sad eight-year-old boy said. But we hate him now! You should hear him yell at my mother! He is rotten, lousy, a snake. He is a liar and he keeps...Read More
Categories: prose, divorce,
Form: Prose Poetry
UNSUSTAINABLE LIGHTNESS OF NOT BEING -
It inflated, it vanished and gone...no salt not sweet... So light it was lost in the ethereal, and neither , her lightness was sustained ... The tenuous network of fragile threads broken..., it hoisted itself in the air... but it fell... Searched...Read More
Categories: prose, adventure, allegory, allusion, extended
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member Children Seeking Attention and Love
The Children Who Are Seeking Attention and Love They parade into my office in lines of one Because I am the counselor, and lots of fun. They need attention in any kind of way. When some leave the classroom,...Read More
Categories: prose, child,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member My Relatives Are on My Side
My Relatives are On My Side My all-knowing colleague phoned me. She asked questions I could not answer because she was unclear. Her communication skills are not the best. I finally figured out what she meant which was not what...Read More
Categories: prose, work,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member The Unassuming Old Lady
The Unassuming Old Lady She had them all fooled. The detectives looked in sixteen directions. Not one gave her a second glance. One ten minute interview, and she was out the door. She silently gloated that she had gotten away...Read More
Categories: prose, age,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member I Am a Painter
I have paint on my fingers, my face and my nose. Waking up at three or four in the morning to play in my studio Every single morning? No but most of them Because painting makes my heart...Read More
Categories: prose, art,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member My Boss Sends Me Home
coughing up my lung and my stomach a Mack truck must have run over me last night I crawl into work anyway thinking I am indispensible the boss almost immediately sends me home don't come back until you are...Read More
Categories: prose, work,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Baby John
Baby John woke up in a warm new place His heart leapt for joy Where was this? His subconscious recognized the colors They were more vibrant than those of the earth world There was more than one mother here They were...Read More
Categories: prose, baby,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member A Child Leads Us
We were intimidated by stone man Wondering why he was genuflecting We reflected on it as only adults can do Wesley walked over to touch him and say “hi”. They had an intense conversation, this toddler and this statue. We...Read More
Categories: prose, child,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member What Do You Want to Be
I am playing in the kinesthetic sandpile With a child who has never professed to like me I have done my unusual best to like him though I believe he has come around today When we share some...Read More
Categories: prose, age,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member SEPTEMBER PURSUITS
In our country’s calendar of events September is replete with pursuits worth enumerating reminding me to bask in meaningful involvements, optimizing God-granted strength midst pressure, propelled by blissful functionality. With well-being focus… I learned that September 16-22 is Cerebral...Read More
Categories: prose, appreciation, blessing, celebration, christian,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member His Faith in Me
I give up on the long poems Because they bore me. I don’t even like them when they are my own. People say, “write stories”. I do, I just write short ones. That’s why I pretend they are poems. My husband...Read More
Categories: prose, marriage,
Form: Prose Poetry

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