Some people believe poetry shouldn't be punctuated and others are still taught to put a comma after every new line. So where is the balance? What does one - especially one new or growing in poetry - do? Well, that's simple: a poet must punctuate with purpose!
In order to punctuate with purpose, however, a poet must understand two things: what she wants to achieve with the poem and what a piece of punctuation can achieve in a poem. This means a poet must understand more than the common rules of punctuation; she must know the effect that certain punctuation points can have on a reader or in a text.
This overview tackles punctuation in poetry
STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FAQ
What is street photography?
Ha! You didn't read my previous journals, did you?
Street photography is "un-posed, un-staged photography which captures, explores or questions contemporary society and the relationships between individuals and their surroundings".
Street photography is an eye focused on the ordinary, on the every day life. Its interest is in capturing every day moments and situations that filtered through the sensitivity, vision, personality of the photographer are able to pass emotions and sensations to the viewer.
Moments can be of every kind: ironic, sad, melancholic, surreal, wry, tender, beautiful, p
Well I have at last decided to post some more photos...
I have several hundred photos from my Samsung 750, a great little camera that sadly got swamped by a freak wave, prompting me to buy another Canon camera.
My newest acquisition is an SX50 HS which I am still getting to grips with: Watch this space as they say.
I added a few of my photos today...
I would like to thank everyone who has looked and made comments added fav etc.
I am amazed at how quick all you lovely people respond.
With so many great works of art now to look i can see that is going to be a busy and joyful week-end ahead.