To the Evening Star, Chimney Sweepers - William Blake
Remember - Christina Rossetti
Sonnet 141 - Shakespeare
To The Nile - John Keats
A Bird came down the walk - Emily Dickinson
What about you?
When writing poetry, do you guys follow the traditional writing methods, or do your own thing for the most part?
i.e. rhyming and following a set theme for example.
I never used to follow a rhyming scheme, but then I decided to.
To get a feel of the great poets before me, I look up to.