Poetry: Understanding Rhythm and Meter

Many people have a difficult time using and understanding rhythm and meter in poetry. I was certainly one of them.  For this reason, when I took a seminar in teaching writing for my master’s degree, I included activities to tackle them in my lesson plans. If you find yourself needing extra help, or even a refresher, on rhythm and meter, check out the video below.
Do you try to work in rhythm and meter in your poetry? If you usually stick to free verse, give it a try sometime! It really helps to solidify an understanding of the concepts.
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