Terzanelle - a 19-line poem with an interlocking rhyme scheme
Domino Rhyme - The object is to give the feel of an unrhymed poem by keeping the rhymes distant from one another.
Compound Word Verse - The third line of each tercet is a compound word related to a word in the title.
To me, true friendship smells of Drakkar Noir.
When discouragement intrudes, defy it.
Peace does not dwell in outward things....
She closed her eyes, And then the Fire went Out.
Dear Father, You have been silent for so long. I ask not “Why?” but “What?”
Does this form lend itself to a dark theme or a bright one? You decide.
This week's tutorial features two sample poems: "Red Pencil" and "Mountains and Valleys."