Return to Forms of poetry (thing)

These may not be [form]s, in the [strict]est form of the [word], but [definition]s of sections, [etc.]. I will try and [node] the ones that aren't already there.

Before continuing on your [journey], it may be good to read up on certain terms, like [foot], [meter], [iambic] (specifically [iambic pentameter]), [stanza], [rhyme], [rhythm], [metrical feet].

Here's the list:

[Abstract Poem]
[Acrostic]
[Alexandrine]
[Allegory]
[Alphabet Poem]
[Alphenga]
[Aphorism]
[Astrorenga]
[Azenga]
[Babanga]
[Ballad]
[Ballade]
[Baraiasa]
[Blank Verse]
[Blues Poem]
[Bouts Rimés]
[Calligram]
[Canto]
[Canzone]
[Capriccienga]
[Carmen Figuratum]
[Catanga]
[Cento]
[Change]
[Cherita]
[Chrisenga]
[Cinquain]
[Clerihew]
[Collaboration]
[Colorengas]
[Concrete Poetry]
[Couplet]
[Crimenga]
[Diamonte]
[dodoitsu]
[Eclogue]
[Elegy]
[Elfchen]
[Englyn]
[Epic] (see also [mock epic])
[Epigram]
[Epistle]
[Epitaph]
[Epithalamium]
[Essay]
[Event Poem]
[Exquisite Corpse]
[Found Poem] (see also [Found Poetry])
[Free Verse]
[Garenga]
[Gembun]
[Ghazal]
[Gourmenga]
[Haiku] (see [Quaiku])
[Haibun]
[Hasenfeffer Meatloaf]
[Higgledy-Piggledy]
[Hinky-Pinky]
[Historenga]
[Imitation]
[Insult Poem]
[Intimenga]
[Lantern]
[Light Verse]
[Limerick]
[List Poem]
[Literenga]
[Lorenga]
[Losenga]
[Luc-Bat]
[Lune]
[Lunenga]
[Lyric]
[Macaronic Verse]
[Madrigal]
[Maqamah]
[Marsiyeh]
[Maxim]
[Mesostic]
[Movierenga]
[Musaddas]
[Namenga]
[Narrative Poem]
[Nazm] (see: [masnavi], [marsia], and [qasida])
[Ninenga]
[Nonsense Verse]
[Numenga]
[Occasional Poem]
[Ode]
[Octave]
[Omenenga]
[Orienenga]
[Ottava Rima]
[Palindrome]
[Pantoum]
[Parody]
[Pastoral Poem]
[Performance Poem]
[Phonenga]
[Placenga]
[Projective Verse]
[Prose Poem]
[Psalm]
[Quatrain]
[Rap]
[Rendango]
[Renga]
[Rengaccio]
[Rengatto]
[Ritual Poem]
[Rondeau]
[Satire]
[Sedoka]
[Senryu]
[Septenga]
[Sestet]
[Sestina]
[Skeltonic Verse]
[Soignenga]
[Sonenga]
[Song]
[Sonnet]
[Spirenga]
[Spoonerism]
[Sprenga]
[Stellarenga]
[Surrenga]
[Symbolenga]
[Syllabic Verse]
[Tanka]
[Tarji'-band]
[Tarkib-band]
[Tercet]
[Terse verse]
[Terza Rima]
[Thanatopsis]
[Triolet]
[Villanelle]
[Weddenga]
[Word Play]
[Yenga]

These are by no means [complete], /msg me with any [additions].

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