Be the change you want to see in this world

"Winning starts in the mind. Whatever the mind can conceive, it will achieve."
-Joaquin Nangauta Naputi

"Be the change you want to see in the world."
-Mahatma Gandhi

Thursday, March 02, 2017

What is poetry?

*It is a composite of poems involving unique combinations of grammar, sound, rhythm, thought, feeling, and appeals to the imagination (Canonigo, 2000).

*It is rhythm captured in words that are released by the sound of the human voice.

Source:  Canonigo, C.S. (2000). Wonderful world of poems for elementary, high school and college. Manila, P.I.: CKC Publications.

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