Indira Renganathan


Alankar(Decor) -128 Poem by Indira Renganathan


In A Busy Road(Burns stanza)

The Burns Stanza is:
stanzaic, written in any number of sixains.
metered, the standard meter of Scottish poetry is tetrameter. This stanza is most often written with L1, L2, L3, L5 in iambic tetrameter and L4 and L6 in iambic dimeter. Some sources indicated the form to be syllabic, with the long lines being between 8 and 9 syllables and the short lines between 4 and 5 syllables.
rhymed, rhyme scheme aaabab cccdcd etc.

In A Busy Road

In a busy road of big crowd
That bird, one among the blue-proud
Who, wood-sent here came in groups cowed
Caught in traffic
Badly trailing its fear aloud
Cracking outloud

Running here and there around and
Between cars and busses screamed and
Screamed and panicked its weak move banned
Peacock forlorn
Wonder, how came else cries' demand
Peacock flew gone

Submitted: Thursday, March 07, 2013

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