Monthly Archives: May 2014
Today’s poem is written in the form of a Cinquain. A Cinquain is a traditional form of poetry first introduced by poet Adelaide Crapsey. An outgrowth of the Imagist movement in poetry, the form falls in with the first tenet of the … Continue reading
Today’s poem is a biopoem. A biopoem is a way to identify yourself through adjectives, relationships, likes, feelings, fears, needs, what you give to others, a goal, and the place where you live. Deborah Warm, Funny, Sensitive, Creative, Daughter of … Continue reading
For Mother’s Day an acrostic lauding mothers. Out of all of the roles I have or may yet fill, the role of mother will always be the most important to me. Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers out there!
My new word for the date is concatenate, the meaning of which is “to link together; unite in a series or a chain.” (My thanks to Dictionary.com).
Back to the tried and true Tanka form for today.
My first try at the rondelet form. The rondelet form is as follows: Line 1 :: A—four syllables Line 2 :: b—eight syllables Line 3 :: A—repeat of line one Line 4 :: a—eight syllables Line 5 :: b—eight syllables … Continue reading
From a poetry prompt involving taking songs from your playlist.