- Aug 3, 2004--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, ekoogler1@c... wrote:
> I can write prose, but the poetic form, in any language, has alwayseluded me. But I do enjoy reading what others write.
>You honor us with your praise. I find rhymed, metric poetry MUCH
harder (the mere concept of the sestina makes my hair hurt), but
there's something about distilling a thought or image down to thirty-
one syllables (or seventeen for the haiku fans) that really appeals
to me. Yes, it takes practice, but that practice is habit forming.
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