The Oxford Dictionary defines cadence as “a modulation or inflection of the voice, a rhythmical effect in written text, a fall in pitch of the voice at the end of a phrase or sentence” or simply as “rhythm”. For purposes of discussion today, I have a brief illustration of how it can affect reader experience.
Consider the following lines:
I do not like green eggs and ham,
I do not like them, Sam-I-Am.
A classic by Dr. Seuss, yes? But take a simple stanza like [...]