Analysis of Slew of Words/The Critic's Cloak

Slippery sliding slopes
Slew of words,
Critic covering cloak! or; Primary

Scheme XXX X
Poetic Form
Metre 100101 111 101001 111110
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 128
Words 15
Sentences 4
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 3, 1
Lines Amount 4
Letters per line (avg) 28
Words per line (avg) 3
Letters per stanza (avg) 57
Words per stanza (avg) 7
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Submitted on May 03, 2012

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Daryl Wayne Baxter

My work not meant to be of perfection, it never has been; nor is it, to myself, of Epic proportion. Its perception is importantly the opinion of the reader, critic, and/or reviewer. It is an importance to me, the thoughts of the reader, no matter if it is misunderstood, misleading, or ill represented. It is only my personal, poetically artistic creations. In addition, throughout the years, 2004-2007; I received awards of outstanding achievements in poetry, from My poetry written here is same of sorts. Thanks, for all your time in reading, reviewing, and criticizing, no matter its negativity or its positivity. It is greatly appreciate. Sincerely, I give much respect! Daryl Wayne Baxter more…

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