Monthly Archives: March 2012

  1. Agnostic Hymn (Poetry Form Eighteen: Kyrielle)

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    March 31, 2012 by Sez

    This is a Kyrielle, another French troubadour type poetry form. It’s basically a hymn with a refrain concerning divine mercy. …
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  2. Reawakening (Poetry Form Seventeen: Ballade)

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    March 30, 2012 by Sez

    A random tweet, taken totally out of context, inspired this poem, so thanks, Mr Fred, and apologies for completely misrepresenting …
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  3. Introspective (Poetry Form Sixteen: Climbing Rhyme)

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    March 29, 2012 by Sez

    Discouraged by the cruelty and the lies I retreat back from inside my eyes, withdraw. I’ve sized the world up, …
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  4. Hound (Poetry Form Fifteen: Alliterative Verse)

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    March 28, 2012 by Sez

    As promised, a poem for Helen’s other whippet, Charlie. Charlie is not really a whippet. He is one of those …
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  5. Fierce Creature (Poetry Form Fourteen: Rubai)

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    March 27, 2012 by Sez

    This is a Persian verse form, but best known to me via Robert Frost’s Stopping By Woods On A Snowy …
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  6. They're Ravin' (Poetry Form Thirteen: Trochaic Octameter)

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    March 26, 2012 by Sez

    As it’s day 13, I thought something a bit macabre would be good, so here is a riff on Poe’s …
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  7. Immaculate Contraception (Poetry Form Twelve: Higgledy-Piggeldy)

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    March 25, 2012 by Sez

    This is a Higgledy-Piggledy, or Double-Dactyl. They are usually quite smutty. Hurtle-y squirtle-y! Darling, ejaculate Into a condom or Onto …
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