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I NEVER METAPHOR I DIDN’T LIKE by Dr. Mardy Grothe

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METAPHORS, SIMILES, ANALOGIES, OH MY!

Poetic tools take

the spotlight.  Quotations shine,

fizzle, pop. Word salad.

 

Nitty Gritty:

Middle grade up through Adult

Poetry

Nonfiction

Reference

Handbook of metaphors, similes and analogies.

Packed with quotes penned and spoken by famous people of past and present

Showing poetic devices through examples – some wise, some not so wise

Chapters range from love to sports to politics

Pithy introductions direct reader into deconstructing lines to see the cogs ticking within.

Lacks specific instructions for aspiring writers and poets