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Poetry vs. Short Stories

Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary says:

Poetry: Writing that formulates a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience in language chosen and arranged to create a specific emting on the creation of mood rather than plot.

Short Stories: An invented prose narrative shorter than a novel usually dealing with a few characters and aiming at unity of effect and often concentrating on the creation of mood rather than plotI think there is a serious argument here. I think that both Poetry and short stories are meant Continue reading Poetry vs. Short Stories