The goal of this poem's image is to build from this idea of life as an eyeball and makes the reader really try to visualize it.
A novel or a play, on the other hand, has plenty of time to unfold.
Because these types are written in first person, it's easier for them to be creative.
Techniques used in creative writing include: A poem or a song tends to be more elusive, or mysterious, because it has limited space.
Undergraduates in creative writing learn about the process of submitting for publication, and many publish original works while still in the program.
Topics courses are dual-listed with courses in the Arkansas Writers MFA Workshop, allowing for a close interaction with an ambitious set of graduate students.
A good example of this is the opening of the poem 'A Life' by Sylvia Plath: 'Touch it: it won't shrink like an eyeball, This egg-shaped bailiwick, clear as a tear.
Here's yesterday, last year --- Palm-spear and lily distinct as flora in the vast Windless threadwork of a tapestry.' Note how shocking the comparison is, how it immediately captures the reader's attention.
Mission for UCA’s BA in Creative Writing The degree program in creative writing is founded upon the belief that a sophisticated education in the literary arts develops an empathy and imagination that promote cultural and intellectual diversity, thereby preparing graduates to contribute to their communities as effective, creative communicators.
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