Is contemporary poetry written using traditional forms and rhyme schemes amateurish/inferior compared to free form?

Posted by: cludwig

This is a notion sometimes held in professional poetry circles

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No, poems utilizing traditional forms and rhyme schemes require just as much skill to create

It takes just as much skill to write a quality poem in traditional forms as much as free form.
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Yes, traditional forms and Rhythm Schemes are used only by amateurs and students nowadays

Free form poetry is the sole domain for serious poets
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