Compose Your Own Sonnet:
A Guide

Gideon Burton
Brigham Young University



The sonnet is an ever-popular form of poetic expression. This site links to documents intended to help students and the general public in understanding and creating their own sonnets.

  Radio Interview, "How to Write a Sonnet, or at Least Why." Listen to Gideon Burton talk about composing sonnets in this 30 minute interview with Marcus Smith on "Thinking Aloud," a program at KBYU-FM that first aired July 13, 2006 [KBYU site | Direct mp3 link]
  updated 7/13/06