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By Anabiosis  (booksie.com)

A sestina. The day is happy,/with the sun shining and birds chirping, the pigs/grunting in their cart, waiting to die,

Poetry | Updated Dec 20, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pigs,Interns,Sestina,Poetry,Happy,Die,Intern,Ready,Knife,Box,Co2,Farming,Agriculture,Slaughter,Butcher


By Svea  (booksie.com)

I wrote this sestina poem for my writer craft class and I just want some feedback if anybody thinks its good. Interpret it however you feel like but I while I wrote this poem I was thinking about a women who loved her husband but eventually that love turned into hate as he began to abuse her....

Poetry | Updated Oct 4, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poetry,Poems,Sestina,Love,Passion,Cry,Infinite,Son,Sun,Laugh,Abuse,Hate

The Shadows Of My Garden

By Cnrain  (booksie.com)

Freedom and youth go hand in hand. It can be very difficult to let go, but we revisit every once in a while. Type: Sestina

Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Sestina,Youth,Garden,White,Dress,Freedom

Oh Annabelle!

By Anna Caroline  (booksie.com)

This is a Sestina.

Poetry | Updated Sep 28, 2012 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sestina,Lost,Love,Patience

When The Sun Rises Once More

By Ashley Hodge  (booksie.com)

If you are not familiar with the Villanelle form of poetry, then look right here. Villanelle is a nineteen-line poem with two repeating rhymes and two refrains. I hope that this will inspire you to write your own Villanelle!!

Poetry | Updated Aug 16, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sonnet,The,Villanelle,A,Is,Sestina

A Morning In Sestina

By Reboenix  (booksie.com)

A poem about searching for a sense of self in a sea of sameness.

Poetry | Updated May 1, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Morning,Sestina,Poetry,Coffee,Attention,Alone,Sizzle,Smoke,Crowd,Original,Individual

Looking For Pawo

By Poncho  (booksie.com)

Absorbed in memories walking through town to enjoy the atmosphere and meet a friend. Sestina in iambic pentameter.

Poetry | Updated Apr 17, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Friend,Hero,Nostalgia,Memory,Memories,Sestina,Iambic,Pentameter,Brighton,Walking


I Wonder If It's Time To Say Goodbye

By Phoebe Kishbaugh  (booksie.com)

this is a sestina, which is a very strict form of poetry..its about the inner struggles of a young woman concerning her relationship

Poetry | Updated Mar 6, 2012 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Sestina,Love,Decision,Pain,Sad,Unknown,Home


I Blame Disney

By Jessicamarie  (booksie.com)

My poem is about one woman's rant on why she is a mistress. The reasoning is as simple as a fairy tale.

Poetry | Updated Feb 23, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Poetry,Sestina,Women,Mistress,Disney,Movies,Women's,Roles,Marriage,Love,Wealth,Adultry


She's Smarter Than You Think

By Jessicamarie  (booksie.com)

Ever stop to wonder what a younger woman and older man could possibly have in common? Maybe she's just the dumb air head who's looking for a daddy replacement...maybe not.

Poetry | Updated Nov 4, 2011 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Sestina,Young,Women,Dating,Relationships,Power,Sex,Money

The Junkie

By G P Schieffer  (booksie.com)

I wrote this poem for a friend. I just wanted to experiment with a sestina and write something silly. All of the end words were chosen by my friend.

Poetry | Updated Mar 19, 2011 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Junkie,Sestina,Needle,Ke$ha,Marijuana,Gurgle,Chapstick.


One Cold Night

By Adam Phoenix  (booksie.com)

An old man thinks about the passing of time.

Poetry | Updated Mar 11, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sestina,Poetry,Time,Old,Man

The Bond Between Sisters

By Kkreitz  (booksie.com)

This is a poem about the bond two sisters can share and how amazing it is to have someone stick right beside you.

Poetry | Updated Jan 14, 2010 | Reads: 448 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sestina,Sisters,Bond,Friend,True,Love


In The Grass

By Sweet Tooth  (booksie.com)

This is a sestina about one of my own experiences. This poem is open to interpretation! I like to think its meaningful. :) I was just experimenting with different types of poems and man this one was hard to write! sestinas are difficult! :P but yeah, please read and comment on what you thought...

Poetry | Updated Dec 30, 2007 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sestina,Love,Experiment,Poem,Hammock,Grass,Music,Experience,Meaning,Life,Reflecting


Waking Up

By Bitter Irony  (booksie.com)

Waking up is hard to do...a rhymed sestina.

Poetry | Updated Mar 7, 2007 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 8
Tags: Waking,Up,Snap,Out,Of,It,Escape,Lies,Truth,Dream,Sestina,Rhyming,Poetry

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