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No need for points- this is just a placeholder for my close readings/analyses of poems.

"I'm not much of a poet, nor am I much of a critic, but I believe strongly that the key to writing poetry well is reading it well- reading many different styles, from many different poets, and understanding how their poems are put together. There's far more to a good poem than a rhyme and a metaphor or two.

The poems I pick will not be from deviantART, but from known/published poets (some fringe poets as well as Frost, Williams, Keats, and so forth), though I do plan on doing some dA poetry features sometime.

List of close readings so far:
--I. Ars Poetica by Archibald MacLeish:…
--II. At Roane Head by Robin Robertson:…
--III. Evening Hawk by Robert Penn Warren:…

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Journal History

In between dissecting mice, playing with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, writing up scientific surveys, and doing people's math quizzes, I haven't had much time or energy... and as you've probably deduced, that along with family issues led to me falling majorly behind on NaNo. I'm 99.99% not going to make it, but I will definitely finish all thirty stories--I've got a number handwritten already, but haven't been able to type them. Will try to get back to a regular update schedule by the end of work (sometime next week) at the latest.
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Falah Liang
Artist | Student | Literature
United States
the sun rises in an ecstasy of brightness,
like a lion shaking its mane, like a chrysanthemum
discovering itself

-From Professor Berkowitz Stands on the Threshold by Theodora Goss
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Also known as
Falunel - Tales Forum (RIP)
Silver Halcyon - NaNoWriMo
Falunel.7645 - Guild Wars 2
PM me for my Skype.

My WordPress literature blog - currently redundant if you follow me on dA

I identify as :bulletpurple::bulletwhite::bulletgreen:Genderfluid
and :bulletblack::bulletwhite::bulletpurple:Demisexual

I have a tulpa (non-pony) who goes by the nickname "Gray".
About tulpas - About Gray

Old account --> :iconhalcyonadvent: :iconfalunel: <-- Non-lit account

Personal guidelines for writing poetry
Show, don't tell.
Say more with fewer words.
To write well, read more.
Learn from everything, and keep learning.

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Litwick-Kindly Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2014
Keep Going! Hang in there! You're an exceptionally talented writer and I believe you can achieve your nanowrimo goal. I'm excited to see what you come up with
amour-raven Featured By Owner May 7, 2014  Student Writer
Thank you so much for the fav on seasoned! :heart:
Sserenita Featured By Owner May 6, 2014  Professional General Artist
Hi, its me again! :D

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Falareste Featured By Owner May 11, 2014  Student Writer
Hallo, stranger!

Glad to be aboard. :)
Sserenita Featured By Owner May 6, 2014  Professional General Artist
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Falareste Featured By Owner May 11, 2014  Student Writer
Thanks! :happybounce:
Campbe Featured By Owner May 5, 2014  Student Writer
Hoy! Thanks a lot for reading my poetry - I'm glad you liked it. :]
SimplySilent Featured By Owner May 4, 2014
Thank you for the points. They'll be put to good use. :aww:
Falareste Featured By Owner May 5, 2014  Student Writer
It was my pleasure! :heart:
DrippingWords Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014  Student Writer
Thank you for the watch! :heart:
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