Time for another moment of chasing around poetry with Tiggy. This time we’re looking at Diminished Hexaverse. This form is a poem containing stanzas of 5 lines, then 4 lines, then 3 lines, then 2 lines, ending with one word. The syllables in each stanza correspond to the number of lines, i.e. 5 in each line in the first stanza, 4 in the second stanza and so on. This form may contain more than five stanzas.
She asked for a topic or word as well. I chose for us long distance love. Here’s what we came up with for this look:
Tiggy's Hex by Tiggy T In a make-believe world Full of pixels and codes Feelings can flourish Beyond our control Finding matching souls Long Distance Love So pure and true Sent from above I share with you I have fire, And a temper, But remember I want To learn Peace (c) October 10, 2018 Tiggy T All Rights Reserved
(Diminished Hexaverse) Of Long Distance Love by Michael Romani Love loves what it loves Your hands fit like gloves When you touch my heart As you have from start Love loves what it loves You're no further Than our hearts beat It'd be murder To lose this beat Sweet whisper First kissed her My blessing So wrapped We snapped Truth (c) October 10, 2018 Michael Romani All Rights Reserved
In my estimate, hers is the better. Then again, I believe as we continue to grow closer and closer that each day reveals more and more that she will always be our better half.