A poem in exactly six words
"Game" written as a Reversing Ripple, in which the line length of each stanza equals the number of feet per line.
"Anticipation" written as a Rhyming Wave, a stanzaic form in any number of quatrains with a closing couplet.
Lucubration - a 17-line poem with a very strict structure
When I find myself paralyzed by overwhelm, this little bit of advice has often gotten me moving again.
Maybe someday I can stop pretending....
Essentially this is an Etheree with a refrain.
Does this form lend itself to a dark theme or a bright one? You decide.
As the calendar turns, so we turn our eyes toward new hopes, new dreams, and yes---new fears.
This week's tutorial features two sample poems: "Stage Fright" and "Just Stopping By."