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Let's Take it With Ease Still November, the turkey's barely cold, Yes, four days old. With Christmas looming bright, Yes, just in sight. Now begins the Santa Claus hype. Yes, I have a gripe. It's not about presents girls and boys, Nope, not those toys. It's caring and giving to those in need. Yes, do a good deed Let's keep the "holy" in holiday cheer, Yes, and watch for flying reindeer. ~~Judi Van Gorder Echo Verse
Explore the Craft of Writing Greek Verse Echo Verse is a poetic devise or writing technique rather than a verse form. Repetition is key, a word or two at the end of a line is repeated as the next line like an echo. The technique dates back to Ancient Greece. It also was popular during the Middle Ages, termed Chained Verse and sung by the troubadours of Provence France. Modern day Echo Verse often changes the echoed word in some clever, off handed or cynical manner. The echo can be the same word or syllable or a pun. The stanza, meter, rhyme are all at the discretion of the poet. The