Bad Poetry Day
Bad Poetry Day is held on August 18. Do not despair if you cannot write beautiful poems - this holiday is for those who at least tried. This event in the second decade of the month August is annual. Help us
A good poem, if it rhymes, should either use perfect rhymes throughout or use a clear and appealing pattern of near rhymes. Bad poems try for perfect rhymes and fail. Erratic meter. A good poem, if intended to have meter, has a fluent meter that flows gracefully when read aloud.
Odin gave some of the mead of poetry to the Aesir and some to the humans in Midgard which we call poets. While Odin had flown away from Suttung he had pooped some of the mead of poetry out along the way, and whoever wanted it took it. Anyone who has eaten these bird droppings is what we call bad poets.
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