From Within

Written by: Erich Goller

From Within (The Minute Poem) Knowing the height of happiness Feeling success So sweet and fair And beyond rare Looking up into the blue sky My spirit high With hope and light Forever bright With love that never shall part It fills my heart With calm delights And silver nights The Minute Poem is a rhyming verse form consisting of 12 lines of 60 syllables written in strict iambic meter. The poem is formatted into 3 stanzas of 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables. The rhyme scheme is as follows: aabb, ccdd, eeff