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Village Pastoral — revision 2 of 1

image link   Village Pastoral * Here is the latest revision, using enjambment: * Each morn, sun's rise, she passes a dog, long dead, bloated, rotting roadside; its sick stench, maggot's perfume, cause ripe wretching and swoon. She prays for rain to wash it all away. * Town's well; wives talk, pails rise, smiles fall,… Continue reading Village Pastoral — revision 2 of 1

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Sonnet to A Songwriter

SONNET TO A SONGWRITER I decided to write a sonnet to the so-often unsung heros of music, the composers, or songwriters. I tried put words to the process of creating a song, or what I would imagine the process would be like. This is a Shakespearean sonnet in iambic pentameter with a rhyme scheme of… Continue reading Sonnet to A Songwriter

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d’Verse Sonnet

image link This is a French Sonnet with 14 lines iambic hexameter of 12 syllables, with a rhyme scheme of aabb ccdd eeff gg. The sonnet is inspired by one of my favorite Pearl Jam songs, Crazy Mary. In the song, the family comes upon Crazy Mary after she's already an adult. The story told… Continue reading d’Verse Sonnet