Due 9/20: Iambic Pentameter and John Donne

1. Poetry Journals–Write 6 individual lines of iambic pentameter and two couplets (also iambic pentameter). You should have a total of 10 lines written.

2. Fundamentals of Poetry–This past weekend you were to focus on meter. Tonight, read pages 18-20 (Devices of Sound).

3. Reading–Tonight, read and annotate the poetry of John Donne (pp. 51-52).

3. Be sure to bring annotated poems to class (including Shakespeare’s sonnets). Remember, I randomly collect annotations.

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