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A sestina. The day is happy,/with the sun shining and birds chirping, the pigs/grunting in their cart, waiting to die,
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....
Freedom and youth go hand in hand. It can be very difficult to let go, but we revisit every once in a while.
Poetry | Updated Oct 26, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
By Anna Caroline
This is a Sestina.
Poetry | Updated Sep 28, 2012 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Ashley Hodge
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
A poem about searching for a sense of self in a sea of sameness.
Absorbed in memories walking through town to enjoy the atmosphere and meet a friend.
Sestina in iambic pentameter.
By Phoebe Kishbaugh
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
My poem is about one woman's rant on why she is a mistress. The reasoning is as simple as a fairy tale.
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.
By G P Schieffer
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.
By Adam Phoenix
An old man thinks about the passing of time.
Poetry | Updated Mar 11, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
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: 455 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Sweet Tooth
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...
By Bitter Irony
Waking up is hard to do...a rhymed sestina.