The Ode Less Travelled

The trick is knowing where to start. Stephen Fry, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for his own private pleasure, invites you to discover the incomparable delights of metre, rhyme and verse forms.

The Ode Less Travelled

The Ode Less Travelled

If you can speak and read English, you can write poetry. The trick is knowing where to start. Stephen Fry, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for his own private pleasure, invites you to discover the incomparable delights of metre, rhyme and verse forms. Whether you want to write a Petrarchan sonnet for your lover's birthday, an epithalamion for your sister's wedding or a villanelle excoriating the government's housing policy, The Ode Less Travelled will give you the tools and the confidence to do so. Brimful of enjoyable exercises, witty insights and simple step-by-step advice, The Ode Less Travelled guides the reader towards mastery and confidence in the Mother of the Arts.

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The Ode Less Travelled
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Stephen Fry
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-06 - Publisher: Random House

If you can speak and read English, you can write poetry. The trick is knowing where to start. Stephen Fry, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for his own private pleasure, invites you to discover the incomparable delights of metre, rhyme and verse forms. Whether
Ode Less Travelled - Signed
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Stephen Fry
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10 - Publisher:

Stephen Fry believes that if you can speak and read English you can write poetry. But it is no fun if you don t know where to start or have been led to believe that Anything Goes. Stephen, who has long written poems, and indeed has written long poems, for
Stephen Fry in America
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Stephen Fry
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-03 - Publisher: Harper Collins

Britain's best-loved comic genius, Stephen Fry, turns his celebrated wit and insight to unearthing the real America as he travels across the continent in his chariot of Englishness, a black London cab. Stephen Fry has always loved America. In fact, he came very close to being born here. His fascination
Mrs Fry's Diary
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Stephen Fry
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton

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To a Blank Page and Other Poems
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: M. P. Lauretta
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-26 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

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