Indira Renganathan

Alankar(Decor) -116 - Poem by Indira Renganathan

The Clerihew is:
satirical poetry, an epigram.
often metered, written in iambic dimeter, but can be expanded using the rhythm of normal speech.
a single quatrain.
a mocking epigram of someone (usually famous or in authority) The first line is the title and the name of a person whom the epigram will mock.
rhymed, rhyme scheme aabb.


Teacher teaches
Music screeches
Students repeat
Baa baa they bleat

Comments about Alankar(Decor) -116 by Indira Renganathan

  • Rookie Anushree Das (1/6/2013 3:27:00 AM)

    I was not aware of what a clerihew is. Thank you for sharing it with us, it was great to read! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, January 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 12, 2013

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