This is an analysis of the poem Not Here For Ego Boosters that begins with:

Many are talented.
Few pursue craftsmen status....

Elements of the verse: questions and answers

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXXaabXXcXca
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 13,
  • Closest metre: trochaic tetrameter
  • –°losest rhyme: no rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: unknown form
  • Metre: 101100 1011010 101010111 10010100100 110111010 11011101 110 1101 111101010 01010 1010111001 111 1101
  • Amount of stanzas: 1
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 348
  • Average number of words per stanza: 58
  • Amount of lines: 13
  • Average number of symbols per line: 26 (strings are less long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 4
  • Mood of the speaker:

    The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.

If you write a school or university poetry essay, you should Include in your explanation of the poem:

  • summary of Not Here For Ego Boosters;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
  • history of its creation;
  • critical appreciation.

Good luck in your poetry interpretation practice!

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