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Below is the poem entitled RUSH which was written by poet Suzette Richards. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Awakening  this idyllic morn
All pretence shorn 
Passions to slate
Dreams now abate

Dew cling jealously to eyelids 
From dark it rids
The leaves cover
They still hover

Languidly it unfolds its wings
Then clearly sings
The shy song thrush
Memories rush

Poetry form: MINUTE
Minute poetry form - 60 syllables/ 12 lines:  Strict iambic meter: */|*/|*/|*/| &  */|*/| 8444, 8444, 8444-  Rhyming scheme: aabb, ccdd, eeff

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  1. Date: 5/2/2013 10:02:00 AM
    I think I have heard of this form, Su, very nicely represented by your poem!

  1. Date: 5/1/2013 6:05:00 AM
    Minute...never seen this...very nicely done! I also wanted to say thanks for blogging for me. That was very nice of you to do.....Caleb

    Richards Avatar Suzette Richards
    Date: 5/1/2013 7:57:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    You are welcome Caleb. :-)