"My Only Praise" is a lengthy chain of heroic couplets about the importance of being satisfied with where you are.
lovecomes softlyor comes not Copyright © 2021 Abigail Gronway - All Rights Reserved Scansion:Haynakuinvented by Eileen Tabios (2003)vividly short poetry, originally called “the Pinoy Haiku”lexical: 1-2-3 words per line = 6 words totalIf a second stanza is present, the order may be reversed (3-2-1).unrhymed
The greatest gift you could give or receive cannot be wrapped up with a bow.
"From Beginning to End," a Reversed Monometric, is a reflection on a lifetime of friendship, love, patience, and hope.
"Nothing New," a Forward-Backward poem that focuses on the making of cherished memories
"Love Story," a series of Atrinas that tells a tale of patience and devoted friendship
"So Long," written as an Atarlis Fileata, exploring the complexities of married life
"The Cynic and the Sage," written as an Argonelles, is a discourse between two people with opposing views on life.
"Waiting" written in Free Verse
Two people sharing the same space