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Laying it out is straight simple lines, Concerning “Late Night”

“Late Night” is a poem written totally by ear. By that I mean that I did not try to duplicate a particular line meter, a particular number of accents or syllables per line. The way I indented it was something new for me. There is a kind of structure that says that the lines beginning on the left margin are the main ideas and the indented portions are subordinate ideas or subordinate pieces of the sentence. Continue reading