Couplet Poems. Examples of Couplets and a list of new poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read short, long, best, and famous Couplet poetry while accessing rules, format, types, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Couplet.
A couplet poem is a form of poetry consisting of rhyming stanzas (group of lines) made up of two lines, but there is more to a couplet. What is couplet in poetry (complete definition)?
Where concerns are set down
It shall be closer to gaining renown.
With strength and power, stronger is the faith
While upon the many troubles we think of death.
When my soul and body shall not death restrain
Living an...Read More
hero, truth, word play,
A world once served by gods and heroes
Now gets by with ones and zeros.
- From book by Andrew John and Stephen Blake: Are You a Miserable Old Git? (Are You a Miserable Old Bastard? in...Read More
Early One Morning
Form: Heroic Couplet
That morning he was dead set to go out
To buy a new printer without a doubt
The bus he wanted to catch was at eight,
He left early cause didn’t want to be late
The weather was...Read More
Thought of the day
god, love, silence,
Melding with silence, the way to begin ~
Feel then God’s love and light caress our skin
Home and Hearth
family, home, together,
Life is about priorities
Home, heath, and family...Read More
The Spy Who Ate Me
A termite’s a guy who just loves the woods
It gnaws him because he’s just not understood
His nightmares, a version of Sentricon hell
You love oak and cherry, why can’t he as well?
A villain who’s bred by...Read More
Gotter Be Water
bird, identity, silly, water,
A gaggle of geese, a duck, and a gander
Set off on a journey a way over yonder
And thought what an adventure! --
I enjoyed their exciting venture,
They soon discovered no water was around
In the place where...Read More
The World's Best Employer
"Millions of people around the globe are poorly employed." ...Read More
Merlin the Magic Cat
cat, humorous, pets,
Merlin, the magic cat, was treading lightly
For some of his pranks had turned out unsightly
Like taking the scissors to our dog’s fluffy tail,
After knocking over expensive bottles of ale.
He can make homework magically disappear
Saying a...Read More
Kindness Called To Account
"Judge all capable of Reason, including yourself -- in addition to your kind."
A beauteous voice reaches the sky
It was so marvellously high,
With a song which breaks any heart
Memories of hers impart
Happy are the faithful fans
She waves with her gloved hands
Indescribably blessed singer.
A rock and roll avenger
A very Hot Summer Day
Ninety degrees F in the shade, no clouds
We might soon be dead, covered with black shrouds.
No hope that it would rain and get relief
All the trees were bare, not one single leaf.
Suddenly some hydrant sprang...Read More
Green! This is what comes before me when I think of parrots.
Aren't, yet, red, blue, indigo and mix of all their merit?
Mingling midst moss-green leaves; moving like calm breeze midst them,
Parrots have their...Read More
Truth Spoken Plain
future, god, hope,
We wait in vain
for Truth spoken plain
Selfish politicians, agenda-driven
to them, our aspirations given
Above, God looks on...Read More
The Serpent Beneath the Rose --
If You'll Pardon the Pun
"A picture pretty lying in the sun a kitten paints -- till loosed -- and homeless --
plus dead in a ditch." ...Read More
Specific Types of Couplet Poems
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Definition | What is Couplet in Poetry?