Extra Credit Sonnet--15 points

Write an original sonnet which may be read aloud in class.
Sonnets should meet the following criteria:

  • 14 lines of rhymed iambic pentameter
  • Either Shakespearean or Petrarchan based on the nature of the argument
  • Try to include a "volta" or turn
    (placement will be based on your above choice)
  • For more info, go to sonnets.org
  • Other Useful Links:
  • Dummies
  • Wikipedia