Written for the 10/23/13 Poetic Bloomings “In-Form Poet with RJ Clarken” prompt. This week’s form is the Pensee. For a single stanza, the syllable count is 2 – 4 – 7 – 8 – 6. Line one is your subject line, line 2 is your description, line 3 is the action line, line 4 is your setting and line 5 is your final thoughts on the poem.
my summer joys,
brace themselves for colder days.
They bundle up in burlap coats,
safe and snug until spring.
© Susan Schoeffield