Writing Poetry

Sonnet Workshop: A Taste of Tears

How to write a sonnet. Includes lesson, tips, assignment, and a chance to pick apart the teacher’s sonnet!

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The Sonnet

What is a sonnet? A sonnet is a poem or stanza consisting of 14 lines of iambic (ta TUM) pentameter (5 feet):

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Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri

Writer and Kid-at-Heart, often found at https://jahangiri.us. Subscribe to my (free!) Newsletter: https://hollyjahangiri.substack.com

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