learning goal: what one or two poetic devices do I want to try to include in my upcoming Persona Poem

context: a complete, typed draft of an original Persona Poem is due by the start of Tuesday’s class (Sept. 30)

List of poetic devices for consideration (with corresponding poems in parentheses):

assonance, cacophony, onomatopoeia, euphony (“A Drink of Water”)

rhythm, assonance, alliteration, end-stopped line (“Digging”)

onomatopoeia, alliteration, imagery, theme (“Journeys”)

metaphor (“Home”)

speaker (“The Chimney Sweeper”)