April Poetry Month Open Mic

Bring in your poems (or poetic prose) and celebrate April Poetry Month with The Book Nook. There will be food and drink specials, and everyone is welcome, IE. all types of poetry is allowed, including slam and beat, not to mention the following:)
Allegory (Time, Real and Imaginary by Samuel Taylor Coleridge)
Ballad (As You Came from the Holy Land by Sir Walter Raleigh)
Blank verse (The Princess by Alfred, Lord Tennyson)
Burlesque (Hudibras by Samuel Butler)
Cacophony (The Bridge by Hart Crane)
Canzone (A Lady Asks Me by Guido Cavalcanti)
Conceit (The Flea by John Donne)
Dactyl (The Lost Leader by Robert Browning)
Elegy (Elegy Written in a Country Courtyard by Thomas Gray)
Epic (The Odyssey by Homer)
Epitaph (An Epitaph by Walter de la Mare)
Free verse (The Waste-Land by TS Eliot)
Haiku (How Many Gallons by Issa)
Imagery (In a Station of the Metro by Ezra Pound)
Limerick (There Was a Young Lady of Dorking by Edward Lear)
Lyric (When I Have Fears by John Keats)
Name (Nicky by Marie Hughes)
Narrative (The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe)
Ode (Ode to a Nightingale by Percy Bysshe Shelley)
Pastoral (To a Mouse by Robert Burns)
Petrarchan sonnet (London, 1802 by William Wordsworth)
Quatrain (The Tyger by William Blake)
Refrain (Troy Town by Dante Rosetti)
Senryu (Hide and Seek by Shuji Terayama)
Shakespearean sonnet (Sonnet 116 by Shakespeare)
Sonnet (Leda and the Swan by William Butler Yeats)
Tanka (A Photo by Alexis Rotella)
Terza rima (Acquainted with the Night by Robert Frost)

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