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Best Quintain (Sicilian) Poems

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Premium Member Dreamtime: flowers never bloom
I heard my name  from shadows spoke,
beyond the place called time

where thoughts begin, from deep within
where names have never been

It's there I found the...

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Categories: imagination
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)



Premium Member Haste
Who walks into forever maudlin and seeking heights misplaced ?
What tortured memories, would mankind wish most undone, unsung?
When time's tide seeks to gather grace, with...

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Categories: faith, fear, introspection, life,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Jonson's Ghost
The inn had gone to waste: I’d sold it off in haste.
Awaking in the gloom, as orbs lit up the room,
I recognised the ghost of...

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© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: business
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Happy New Year
     At midnight, surrounded by those who are dear,
     Countdown is over; champagne has been chilled 
...

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Categories: new year,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
A Reason to live
The flower opens its chalice
Of tender petals to the sun
Pleasant object of the bee's fun
Making sweet honey in this bliss
Each to know what life brings,...

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Categories: education, inspirational, nature
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)



Rain Dance
On a crisp autumn afternoon,
Much to my stunned delight,
Storms clouds morph into monsoon
With jagged spears of light
And thunder cracks of doom.

Dancing in the storm’s eye
Fat...

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© Miss Sassy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: autumn, dance, nature, prayer, storm,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
A Prelude
Shy is the February sun
 Above the frazzled fatherland
 However hearts are not undone
 Giving instead a warmer brand
 Holding one closer under the sun.
...

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Categories: love,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Where Mother Nature Sunbathes
Mother Nature stretches across a floor

wearing stones and beads of sand. Placidly

she warms herself beneath the sun where shore

meets the shining waters of azure sea,

and...

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Categories: nature,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Lying on the Beach
Two pair of shoes lie on the beach by the pier,
Both sandy too and much worse off for wear.
A pair of whoppers faintly reach my...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: beach,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Eagles Culture
The Eagle, king of all birds, 
Found on the highest of mountains and the tallest of trees, 
Seen, within a tiny fraction of eternity, 
Strong...

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Categories: growth, soulmate, sunset, youth,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Charmed Five Lines Metaphors And Simile Envelope Quintet
Sunset sky was like a fiery red flame
wistful touch on her hair with a sigh
Warm, sweet smell of cinnamon apple pie
A rose in my safe...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member This year - Scillian
The past year ended in burlesque
champagne oerflowing to the New.
Yet what next comes could be grotesque
if not for ancient scholars who
plot heaven's pathways at their...

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Categories: future, time,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member You'd Better Not Pout
I tell you, girl, it’s better not to pout
Some tasty treats I have for you in store
I'm Santa's helper with a member stout
Unlike poor Santa,...

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Categories: funny love,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Oh, Sun
Oh sun, I feel you underneath my skin.

The heat you radiate amazes me.

Your light, a precious gift, I stay within

until you dip yourself beneath the...

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Categories: sun, sunset,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Night Watchman
The flame in contest combats the chill of the night
I see an old man in remembrance of his youth
his words gaped in jest if only...

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Categories: family,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member The Naughty Little Puppy
The Naughty Little Puppy

She's lucky she is cute!
All day long she's chewing things.
I've yelled so much I'm mute, 
still she's chasing kids on bikes.
She's lucky...

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Categories: animal, children, cute love, daughter, dog,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
My Little Bird
I heard my little bird singing the breeze,
I heard her singing on a breath of air,
The air that slowly moves through forest trees,
The old, oak...

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Categories: dedication, funeral, love, song, bird, bird,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Open the Floodgate's (I serve a living God) pt.2
{Serving a living GOD= Of all the insecure phenominals that has plague our citie's and
          ...

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Categories: depression, devotionworld, rain, life, rain,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Foreshadow
Wonder when
the sun will break through
these clouds that have entered
the skies no longer blue
its favorite color.

Wonder when
these eyes will see through
the fog that has obscured
the...

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Categories: inspirational, introspection, life,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member All I Want For Christmas is .... Christmas
It disappeared, we gave it away.
I’d like to find it again, for sure.
A good old fashioned holiday,
one without the digital manure,
the hype and verbal foreplay....

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Categories: holiday
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Goodbye and letting go
It's hard to go day by day, 
Remembering all you had to say; 
I think about you everyday, 
I thought of you teh most today....

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Categories: death, depression, family, loss, lost love,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
To Chase the Sunlight
Days of children's innocence
Have gone a shade of grey
By a society focused on the senses
Overpowering the need for spiritual higher grade
As self gratification has become...

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Categories: angst, confusion
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Forever and a Day
Each February brings that special chance,
One day a year to say the words of love,
Without a love to share the wined romance,
Instead I look up...

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Categories: dedication, love, day, words, day, february,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Rest
With your head on my lap, your breath falls deep.
My gentle fingers swirl and twirl your hair.
A hidden smile conveyed by your cheeks.
My hand then...

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Categories: girlfriend-boyfriend, love
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Positive Thinking
I will think positive so I can be,
To think of defeat means only to lose,
 So I shall think of how winning suits me,
And how...

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Categories: introspection, philosophy,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)