Poetry: Lyric, Narrative, and Epic

By Ceana Deason

What is Poetry and what are the types of poetry out there

Poetry-The rhythmic composition written or spoken for imagination, romance,etc.

Lyric Poetry- Is a song like poetry

Epic Poetry-Is a long, serious poem often about a hero.

Narrative Poem- A poem that tells a story

Up above is a sample audio of a Narrative Poem

Memory Tricks and the differences

Okay so for Lyric its going to be obvious that its a song since it a the word "Lyric" Secondly for Narrative it obvious its going to be a story because when you first think of Narrative you think a story. Lastly Epic, think about Epic, what is Epic? A hero is epic a person that did something great is epic so think about that.