Ode to Joy.

By. Reilly C.

What is an ode?

Ode was officially first written in Greek times as a form of singing or preforming. Ode is about something that you think is truly amazing, whether it's about nature, or a person in your life. An ode could also be a thought or feeling that you may have.

How can you tell if its an ode?

An ode usually a lyric poem of medium length. It is also serious with elevated words and finally has a complicated stanza pattern.

Example of an ode poem.

Ode To Cheese,
Which Makes Us Smile,
When Camera's go Clack.
Ode To Cheese,
Which make us taste,
The greatest of flavors, the wackiest of whack.
Ode To Cheese,
Blue, Gorgonzola,
American and Cheddar.
Ode To Cheese,
Beja and Feta,
In all types of weather.
Ode To Cheese,
For those on a diet,
or trying to get fatter.
Ode To Cheese,
with crackers and wine,
with grapes can flatter.
Ode To Cheese,
when you're sad and happy,
Cheese just fits.
Ode To Cheese,
Mountains and Mountains,
or bits and bits.

Ode to the Cheese,
To appreciate,
and take pictures.


Works Cited

  • Poetry through the Ages." Ode Background : Poetry through the Ages. Spicynodes, 2008. Web. 05 Dec. 2014.

POEM: ODE TO CHEESE BY LIFE POEM. "POEM: ODE TO CHEESE BY LIFE POEM." Poemhunter.com. N.p., 13 June 2009. Web. 05 Dec. 2014.