"The Bigger Man" written as a Villanelle Chain, a series of 3 traditional villanelles
better than fireside
"Celebration" written as a Rubaiyat, a quatrain stanzaic form patterned after "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam."
Storms make us stronger.
He offered me the promise of his love...
It's a good night for a stroll on the beach...
"I Find You in the Stillness" written as a Tuanortsa, a palindromic poem.
"When We First Embraced" written as a Terza Rima, with 16 tercet stanzas of interlocking rhyme.
What is the best thing you can give someone?
What good is liberty without the ones you love?