The Top 5 gathers some of the favorite posts based on the number of clicks and replays for the quarter. In this series we begin with a song from Echosmith, journey to Eqypt, visit the Great Pyramid, learn more about rocks… Read More ›
METAPHOR is a literary technique that writers use to make comparison between two people, things, animals, or places that are not alike. In fact, the definition of those objects are so far apart that they seem to have nothing in common. For example, a FRIGATE in comparison to a book, or COURSER in comparison to the pages of a book.
PERSONIFICATION is a literary technique that writers use in order to show an object or animal has human like quality. Writers use this technique to boost emotion, sensation, joy, gestures and speech that make the reading interesting. This helps readers understand, agree with,… Read More ›
And then I remember what it was like to see snow in the early morn. Snowflakes falling, icy roads, rustic knotty pine cabins nestled amid the tall trees.
SIMILE is a literary technique that writers use in order to show similarities between two different things. Writers use the words “like” or “as” to make comparisons. In Leila Devlin’s poem, Summer Vacation, we notice that she uses the word “like” to compare… Read More ›