Rythmn is a key difference.
Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>The distinction between "prose" and "poetry" cannot be justified
>theoretically: it is simply impossible to establish any criteria that will
>"do the job."
>But if an author _calls_ a text a "prose poem" the reader responds
>differently, uses different hermeneutic procedures, in construing it.
>Is "found poetry" still around?