Poetry 101: What is literary poetry?

Poetry 101: What is literary poetry?

For some people, there is only Poetry (too often pronounced with a capital P and a snobbish, breathy accent), and everything that fails to meet their rigorous standards is NOT Poetry, is inferior, cheap swill. While we at Lyricality admire literary poetry, we stand...
6 Songs that work like Good Poems

6 Songs that work like Good Poems

Not convinced that song lyrics can be poetry? Minnesota’s own Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize in Literature—doesn’t that settle it? While not all song lyrics are lyrical, when, by the power of irresistible attraction, music and words come together, there is some kind of...