Written by: Ashlynn Whitley
Purpose of Free Verse
- unrhymed lines
- lack of regular meter
- no set line length
- way of conveying ideas and feelings
Examples of Free Verse Poems
- The garden by Ezra Pound
- A Noiseless Patient Spider by Walt Whitman
- Soonest Mended by John Ashbury
- Come Slowly, Eden by Emily Dickinson
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