Here you will find a general overview of prose as a genre. You will also find links to more specialized topics and to individual works.


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A Brief History of Prose

Prose is defined by first defining poetry (see "poetry"). Then, whatever poetry is not, that's prose.

Lots of things are written in prose. Histories, recipies, directions, angry letters to the editor, and so forth.