October Poetry Writing Month at #OctPoWriMo!
Theme for 2018 is a one lined quote that gives me inspiration for writing a Poem – These quotes are copied from Goodreads.com – tag poetry.
“With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.” ― Edgar Allan Poe
Reading or Writing – I Love Poetry
Poetry is passion
try it in your life
wildfire in your blood
like inhaling air
it is survival
it gives feeling
to be human
lets ideas bloom
Diminishing Pentaverse – origin unknown
A pentaverse is a 5-line poem with 5 syllables per line.
Therefore, the Diminishing Pentaverse begins with a stanza having 5 lines of 5 syllables, and decreases down to 1 line of 1 syllable.
Total length: 15 lines
Syllabic structure: 5-5-5-5-5, 4-4-4-4, 3-3-3, 2-2, 1
The lines don’t have to be lists.
Copyright © 2018 Elsie Hagley