Diamante poetry

poetry

How to write a diamante poem

I diamante poem is a poem that is in the shape of a diamond, the poem ether compares or contrasts two things. First you chose a word, then you find two adjectives that describe the word, then you chose three verbs that describe what the word from line 1 does, then you chose 2 nouns that is a short phrase about the word on line one. After you chose 2 nouns about the word on line 1, you chose a new word that ether compares or contrasts the word from line 1, once you have found the new word you find two nouns that is a short phrase about your new word, then you find three verbs that describe what the new word does, after you have your three verbs you find two adjectives that describe the new word. Then finally you state the new word.

History of diamante poems

The diamante poem was made only 40 years ago, it was made by and American poet named Iris McClelan Tiedt in 1969.
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