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					                Maya angelou




Was born in marguerite Johnson in st.louis,missouri, on April 4 1928. she
grew up in st.louis Maya has had more than 30 poems,she is still alive and
she was married to tosh angelou in 1950.
• Born in Columbus Mississippi on
  mach 216 1911. occupation was
  play wrights. Well know his
  innovation in theatrical
  technique. Died in new York,
  new York city on February
  241983.wrote plays with ten at
•   Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to parents who
    were itinerant actors. His father David Poe Jr. died probably in 1810.
    Elizabeth Hopkins Poe died in 1811, leaving three children. Edgar was
    taken into the home of a Richmond merchant John Allan. The
    remaining children were cared for by others. Poe's brother William
    died young and sister Rosalie become later insane. At the age of five
    Poe could recite passages of English poetry. Later one of his teachers
    in Richmond said: "While the other boys wrote mere mechanical

    verses, Poe wrote genuine poetry; the boy was a born poet."



               Poe died in a hospital on October 7, 1849
   Robert frost




• Born in san Francisco ,California
  on march 26n 1874. he is well
  known for his moderation in
  poems. occupation were poet
  playwright, he died in Boston
  mass. On January 29,2874
           Langston Hughes




Born in Japan Missouri on February 1,1902. he is well known for his work
,occupations were poets columnist dramatist essayist lyricist
no,novelist,socail,activish writer. he died in new York city,new york on may
22,1967
                           Emily Dickenson


She had a unique style of writing conventional her work was usually
changed to fit the conventional poetic rules of the time. contain short
lines, typically lack titles and often use slant rhyme. Many of her
poems deal with themes of breath and importable. It was not until
after her death in 1886 That they find out collection of poetry was
published in 1890
       William Shakespeare




• William Shakespeare was born in Stratford –
  upon-Avon Allegedly on April 23,1569.williams
  was 18 at the time and Anne was 26- and
  pregnant. wrote 159 poems. Died on April 23
E.E. Cummings was born in October 14,
1894-Died in September 3,1962 he wrote 29 poem. He was married
3 times
              couplets
• Are any two lines working as a unit,
  weather they comprise a single
  stanza or part of a larger stanza.
  Most completes rhyme, but they
  don’t to. there are several set forms
  of the couplets and a myriad of
  variatiors based on line length and
  meters.
             clerihew
• You’re going to love learning how to
  write clerihews why? Because
  clerihews are funny poems you write
  about specific people. that means
  when you learn to write clerihews,
  you can instantly write funny
  poems about your parents, your
  teather,your family movie star.
              cinquain
• Cinquain is a simple five-line poem
  made up 22 total syllables. Each line
  flows a distinct pattern. It can be
  composed of jest five liens or made
  up of a series of five lines stazon,
  with are like paragraphs.ciquain
  poems don’t need to rhyme, this
  style of poetry is often writing to
  describe a person but a good .
             Diamante
• The diamante poems is shaped like a
  diamante it flows strick pattern and
  has lines. line is one noun, line is a
  objectives descing that has noun
  lines 3 is verbs having. the nouns in
  line 7 lines 5 in 3 verbs describing
  the noun in line 7, line line 6 is to
  additives is a noun. When centered
  on the page, the poem resembles a
  diamond.
              Alphabet
• An alphabet is one that uses letters
  of the alphabet either as the begin
  the letters of eath line of the poem.
  There are the base ways to write
  them.
                 Haiku
• Haiku is a form a form of Japanese poetry
  that combime there different lines and a
  notable grammatical brake. the break or
  kireji,is often replaced with commas or
  hyphens in English haiku. Haikus usually
  includes nature and everyday things and
  limerick there once was a fellow named
  jerry who thought to write limericks for
  Mary. Perplexed our dear poets with
  elhows help wrote it and Mary he later did
  Mary.sitations so don’t think too heard
  about what use as a topic.
             Concrete
• Concrete poem a concrete poem that
  concretes a picture or a design. A
  concrete poem takes on the shape of
  the subject it describes. For example
  a poem about an apple is written in
  the shape of a apple.

				
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