Syllabic Poetry: Meet the Etheree

Guest Prompt — and easy as 1,2,3

Melissa Coffey
Jul 5 · 6 min read
Photo by Eli DeFaria on Unsplash

ince returning more intensively to writing poetry in the last year, and reading poetry more widely, this formerly free-versing poet is discovering the delights of form poetry.

Maybe my immersement, as a child, in the study and performance of (often) rigid rhyming poetry caused me to rebel with free-verse poetry as an adult. I…