Monthly Archives: May 2012

  1. Sorry About This (Poetry Form 79: Spenserian Stanza)

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    May 31, 2012 by Sez

    Not only is this poem self referential It’s also over forty minutes late. I’m not asleep yet which is providential, …
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  2. Snake (Poetry Form 78: Diamant√©)

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    May 30, 2012 by Sez

    This is less a poetry form and more a beginner’s writing exercise, as it is very prescriptive, but extremely easy. …
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  3. Honesty (Poetry Form 77: Unrhymed Limerick)

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    May 29, 2012 by Sez

    Ah, the Unrhymed limerick! Bastion of double entendre and innuendo. This form relies on the reader or listener guessing an …
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  4. A Bad Attitude To Housework (Poetry Form 76: Than Bauk)

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    May 28, 2012 by Sez

    This is a Than Bauk. Basically a Burmese epigram, involving yet more climbing rhyme. It beats washing up, though. Leave …
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  5. Sad Bee (Poetry Form 75: Ottava Rima)

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    May 27, 2012 by Sez

    A bit of utter nonsense, prompted by my delicately named twitterfriend @cunthorse, who wanted a poem about cheering up a …
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  6. At Least He Didn't Come Last! (Poetry Form 74: Limeraiku)

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    May 26, 2012 by Sez

    Slightly late with this, due to getting distracted by Eurovision, so a very quick Limerick/Haiku hybrid for you. (Edited because …
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  7. Dandelions (Poetry Form 73: Paradelle)

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    May 25, 2012 by Sez

    A paradelle is an obscure and challenging medieval French fo… Wait, no it isn’t. It’s a parody which a gentleman …
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