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  1. Crim

    Crim New Member

    Nov 15, 2012
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    New Adventure: Starting my first story.

    Discussion in 'General Writing' started by Crim, Nov 15, 2012.

    I've been itchin' to start on a short story/children's rhyme and I've got the motivation to really get it going. I haven't taken any classes in writing but I was hoping someone could explain the poetic meter of anapestic tetrameter to a novice. Any help on it would be awesome, I want the whole first book to be in that poetic meter.
  2. mammamaia

    mammamaia nit-picker-in-chief Contributor

    Nov 21, 2006
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    Coquille, Oregon
    so, you want to write like dr seuss?...

    i write rhymed picture books for a chicago publisher and mentor many aspriing children's book writers, so drop me a line and i'll be happy to help you... i can also send you info on the various meters, poetic forms and construction...

    love and hugs, maia

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