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Alexandrine is a form of French poetry consisting of a line of 12 syllables with major stresses on the 6th syllable and last syllable, but there is more. What is alexandrine in poetry (complete definition)?

Two sides of a coin
You think that Despair Could weak persons spare, Body and mind not spear Nor into two tear... Then,Hope does not heal Like we claim and feel, Restore what men steal, Harden us like steel, Until grabbed 'The Deal'! Despair powerless Hope not powerful, Despair meaningless Hope...Read More
Categories: absence, allusion, cry, humanity,
Form: Alexandrine

"wining" i'm not whining knowing what i know that somewhere not over the rainbow it's after noon...Read More
Categories: 12th grade,
Form: Alexandrine
Clash Of Titans
Stars glare at the twigs, darkness begins to settle Forlorn dreams of stars, moonlight covering them with clouds. As clouds express its thoughts, moon strenghthens its mettle Dreamy stars infuriated, with flares,...Read More
Categories: anger, grief, hate, jealousy,
Form: Alexandrine
Memories Amassed
While fingers gently twine, your gaze caressed by mine, We'll pause time's steady drift, indulging in love's gift Of memories amassed while decades wed slipped past Then one slow, luscious kiss will launch more years of bliss … October...Read More
Categories: anniversary, love, marriage,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member God Set His Bow In The Sky
Double bow end of rain, ...Read More
Categories: death,
Form: Alexandrine

Premium Member Simply
A sign posted declared, ...Read More
Categories: appreciation,
Form: Alexandrine
Would-be Wedding Anniversary
Now that we are divorced, a party would seem forced! written 4th September for Sara's contest...Read More
Categories: marriage,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Night Flight
At night, he dons the mask, and closes tight his eyes. He pulls back on the stick, and heads up to the skies. The wind is whistling around the canopy. Besides the panel light, none far as eyes...Read More
Categories: flying,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Orphans
orphans’ endorphins stop when we opt to adopt ————— H/T to Gershon Wolf’s Orphans...Read More
Categories: pain,
Form: Alexandrine
Everything seen, and unmade
Let's just emote the dine! Far to the North, we increase the enshrine, send our tails to the features- Whale away with convenience, And all the while- No one clocks the mile~ Our time was the picture, every slogan...Read More
Categories: analogy, animal, desire, drink,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Night Burn
Live embers on a fire, a dark and breathless wood: a conflagration for a mind in need of rest. All the possibilities, all the things that could; a tossing, sleepless...Read More
Categories: angst, sleep,
Form: Alexandrine
Stone Egg of Easter
Egg of cold bone and stone ~ A chick of gnosis lives...Read More
Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, birth,
Form: Alexandrine
Nautilus Vas Sulci
One leg of lamb Fish stock Lemons Cayenne Rosemary Thyme Onions Garlic Soy sauce Tomato paste Olive oil Grated Ginger MSG Buttermilk Marinade overnight. BBq rare, cook fork tender In 6 cups of vegetables stock. Cook. Strain and make a sauce. Make your best pie dough. Mash 4 cups of potatoes 3/4 turkey...Read More
Categories: america, art, celebration, dance,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Esau's Lament
His father, poor in sight, son Jacob schemed, conceived A plan to fool his dad, his blessing to receive. When Jacob scarce had gone, then Esau, swift, returned, Prepared his dad a meal, for he, his blessing, yearned. Then...Read More
Categories: grief,
Form: Alexandrine
Premium Member Outstretched Hands
Now John and Peter went, for it was time to pray, A beggar lame from birth encountered on the way. They found him at the gate, called ‘Beautiful’, this one, So named because, at day, it glistened in...Read More
Categories: bible, christian,
Form: Alexandrine

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