Treasure Island

Joyce Hemsley

(22.9.28 / Portsmouth England)

Poetic Style and Form


Forty words:

Monday is Haiku day
Tuesday is Nonet
Wednesday I write Rictameter
Thursday Triolet
Friday is my Tanka day
But Saturday's the best
Because I write a Sonnet
A literary quest...
Then I face Sunday's challenge:
'Forty Words' the final test.

Submitted: Thursday, May 07, 2009

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  • Barbara Terry (5/7/2009 8:50:00 AM)

    I was never much on poetic form as my poems show, but there is something in a poem that makes the day come alive. A 10+++++ and thank you for sharing.

    Love & hugs,
    Barbara (Report) Reply

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