“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.”
~ Robert Frost
By definition, poetry is a literary work in which the expression of feelings and ideas is given intensity by the use of distinctive style and rhythm. The latter is quite an integral part of a poem, and it’s the rhythm which leads one to recite a poem.
But, what exactly is a poem? And what makes a poem… a poem? Let’s find out.