My Square Lair

Poem by: attanasio

Summary

I wrote this for a competition sponsored by Lady Black. The requirement was a form poem (No free verse) of any length about the SQUARE shape.

Content

Submitted: November 23, 2012

A A A | A A A

Content

Submitted: November 23, 2012

A A A

A A A


 

My Square Lair

*

Hidden in my castle, is my lair

It is small room, I never share

A secret door, behind my chair

Opens to my private square

*

A cube of stone, completely bare

Six sides in all, naught but for air

Candle in hand; I sit and stare

At the walls, in my perfect square

*

Able to concentrate, fully aware

Not even a draft, making a flare

Escaping thoughts, I wait to snare

As I sit and think, in my square

*

If I am troubled when in there

I take a moment to prepare

By reciting a humble little prayer

Between God and me and square

*

I endeavor to be wise and fair

For my subjects, I really care

My goal, to ease their despair

Inspiration come; to my square

***


© Copyright 2016 attanasio. All rights reserved.

My Square Lair

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Details

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Summary

I wrote this for a competition sponsored by Lady Black. The requirement was a form poem (No free verse) of any length about the SQUARE shape.

Add Your Comments:

Comments

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

Add picture

Paste the link to picture in the entry below:

— or —

Drag a picture from your file manager into this box,
or click to select.

Add video

Paste the link to Youtube video in the following entry:

Existing Comments:
Bad selection

Cannot annotate a non-flat selection. Make sure your selection starts and ends within the same node.

(example of bad selection): This is bold text and this is normal text.
(example of good selection): This is bold text and this is normal text.
Bad selection

An annotation cannot contain another annotation.

Anonymous
Really delete this comment?
Anonymous
Really delete this comment?

There was an error uploading your file.


    
Anonymous