Tag Archives: Rain

Short Form Poetry – Tercou – Big And Vicious

Tonight’s workshop: What is a Tercou • 8 line poem of 3 stanzas. • First 2 stanzas are tercets • Third stanza is a couplet • Syllable count is 5/4/5, 5/4/5, 8/6 • Rhyme scheme aba aba aa After some … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: To Get the Rainbow, You Have To Put Up With the Rain

“The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.” — Dolly Parton      

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Presidents’ Day 2018

Presidents’ Day 2018 by Michael Romani Two princesses and their daddy Wandered off to Conner Prairie Uncertain of what they might find Seeking fun and to cultivate minds Most of the living history Would have to remain a mystery Closed … Continue reading

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Amazon Canopy

Amazon Canopy by Michael Romani Morning melodies float across the jungle canopy Soft and low, almost close to soft temerity As it stretches across the mighty Amazon It’s seen for its endless beauty going on and on So large that … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Patina

Light blasts through the mental accumulation As we get in tuned with the new procrastination The patina grows through the memories of pain Flowing in our lives like moments spent in the rain We laughed so loud in voices meant … Continue reading

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Things Shared

Things Shared by Michael Romani Maybe it’s as silly as it seems Telling you of all of my dreams Spelled out in a songster’s serenade As we dance of old fashioned promenade But what good is a life, babe, If … Continue reading

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Terza Rima: Southern Nights

How do you write a Terza Rima •    Three line stanzas(tercet)  – any length •    Rhyme scheme is ABA •    Second stanza is BCB, etc •    End with one verse that rhymes with the 2nd line of the prior stanza … Continue reading

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