The forms of short stories and poems are not the same even though the syntax are similar. In my opinion, a major difference between short stories and poems is that poetry conveys meaning through the use of literary devices, while short stories rely more on the use of symbolism and characters to create a theme.
Something else that differs is the placement of words and poetry. At times, the last words in sentences are made to rhyme, although regular sentence structure is usually maintained. Frost also created rhythm by using