Your next assignments (due a week from today)
10/27 will be the formal poem
You get a choice of one (you're welcome to do more of these as we roll along)
Don’t forget these terms, they will help you through the assignment.
One Art http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/15212
(a villanelle) Other villanelles:
I Wake to Sleep
Do Not Go Gentle into that Good NightIf you find the villanelle compelling, but too restrictive, try the pantoum. It has a similar rocking motion to it, but offers a little more variety in the repetition.