Poetry is a literature type. Poem is writing that is usually written in verses. Poetic verses are written rhyming words and can be read along with the rhythms. A person reading the poem will be able to feel the writer’s feelings and experiences. Words chosen for the poetry adds beauty to the poem.
Do you know when this art began?
This poetic art began in the prehistoric times. At that poems were developed in the combination of languages and songs to tell the oral history of the famous ones. So three kinds of poetry was developed in the ancient days. They are Lyric, Narrative and Dramatic poems
Lyric poems are usually any short poems
Narrative poems are the ones that tell the story of an epic, ballad or famous people
Dramatic poems are same as the narrative poems but in dramatic poems characters act out the story
Also know about the famous quotes related to the poetry
Poetry teaches us music, metaphor, condensation and specificity – Walter Mosley
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom – Robert Frost
Poems are classified on the basis of their characteristic. The classification is listed below for your easy reference