Including poetry in your fiction can have many benefits and enhance your storyline. We look at ways to include poetry in your stories.
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Many prominent novelists have also been poets: the Canadian author Margaret Atwood has been a prolific writer of not only novels but poetry and essay collections too. Poetry tends to have a smaller readership, but the best poems provide insights into how to be creative with image, style and line:
Ladies and gentlemen, here it is: the 10 Must-Read Twentieth Century Poems!