a composition written as prose but having the concentrated, rhythmic, figurative language characteristic of poetry.
These Authors Understand The Pain Of WritingEven the best authors agonize over their writing. To produce beautiful literature requires some pain, and the words of these authors testifies to that.
Origin of prose poem
First recorded in 1835–45
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British Dictionary definitions for prose poem
a prose composition characterized by a poetic style
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