What is a Diamante Poem?
"A diamante poem, or diamond poem, is a style of poetry that is made up of seven lines. The text forms the shape of a lozenge or diamond (◊). The form was developed by Iris Tiedt in A New Poetry Form: The Diamante (1969)."
Use the visuals below to help you construct a diamante poem. You will create your poem in a word docuent by inserting a diamond shape and turning it into a text box.