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An italian sonnet is a form of sonnet consisting of an octave with the rhyme pattern abbaabba followed by six lines with a rhyme pattern of cdecde or cdcdcd, but there is more to an italian sonnet. What is italian sonnet in poetry (complete definition)?

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Lovely Life
Take me to a prairie Take me on a horse ride Take me on a moonride So that I become wise Because life is precious Time nauseates At time it derails Time is a cut throat killer For God has...Read More
Categories: age, allah, angst, anniversary,
Form: Italian Sonnet



Premium Member A Season's Face
There is a freshness in the morning air, And in the sky is little sign of cloud, Another winter to its fate has bowed, As spring arrives to begin its repair, Accomplishing this with familiar flair, As hardy wildflowers in...Read More
Categories: appreciation, autumn, bird, flower,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Too Quiet
Despite the long held popular belief, As commonplace as back in yesteryear, When black dominated the atmosphere, That we require privacy for our grief, For many it may be a real relief When, having lost someone who was held dear, And...Read More
Categories: anger, death, depression, fear,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Our Summer Lake
Our Summer Lake Summer's lake is clear, and once again we open up the cabin near the hedge. Two snails slide along a flowered ledge untouched by any sense of urgency. In morning light we're moving silently to drag our family's...Read More
Categories: summer, vacation, water,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Philosophical
I am looking back down through the decades, Those in which I have participated, Little has been as I anticipated, And I wish, before my memory fades, To recall life in its varying shades, That through circumstances were created, Though they...Read More
Categories: allusion, appreciation, grief, life,
Form: Italian Sonnet



Premium Member Virginia
Virginia was born to a sad fate: John had rescued her from sure starvation (Neighbours having left her to privation), She became for the other two a mate, A tabby cat, small and affectionate, Given the usual vaccination, And not devoid...Read More
Categories: car, cat, day, husband,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member A Tree Lies Silent in the Woods
Remote within the piney wood so far away from nearest ear, and out of reach for one to hear a tree lies still where it once stood. As it came down there was no sound cuz none to hear would...Read More
Categories: analogy, poems,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member What Sort of Child
Pray tell, who tore the neighbors’ flowers out? What sort of child fell madly on their bed? Surely one unruly and ill-bred! What had it been that made this child pout and then go out and ever dare to...Read More
Categories: anger,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Pierced by Love
The pain within that pierces deep is like the prick of rose’s thorn and leaves my meager mind to mourn while yearning for eternal sleep. These tristful tears from my soul seep like winter’s chill on summer morn are but a...Read More
Categories: analogy, lost love, pain,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Almost A Sonnet
What if I was to compose a sonnet, Ardently expressing carnal desire, Hoping to set my loved one's heart on fire, Sealing the verse with my lips upon it? Would I feel a fool that I had done it, Would...Read More
Categories: confusion, desire, feelings, freedom,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Transcendent Ms Vincent
Now, I am speechless; I am without speech As you transcend the simplistic to grand Grant me the guidance of your gifted hand In the temple of your pen, I beseech To climb in your footsteps of verse, and...Read More
Categories: appreciation, poetess, writing,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Spirit Of Choice
To choose an animal spirit as guide, I must give some thought to which I select, I want it to be one I can respect, It will take some time for me to decide. A spirit animal, in all...Read More
Categories: animal, appreciation, freedom, horse,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Writing Poems is Legitimate Now
From both sides of the world we poets hail Japanese Chokra and Russian Chatushka Italian sonnet and African Kwansaba Keenly delighting each other without fail Within ballad a most interesting tale Carpe Diem makes me sigh with a serious Ahh. Here...Read More
Categories: poems, poetess, poetry, poets,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Pestilence
As each long day passes we count more dead, Statistics are now so staggeringly high, "Pandemic" might be written in the sky, Covid 19 has us living in dread, Resistance to infection has almost fled, As yet another death-filled week...Read More
Categories: care, courage, day, death,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Pan's People
When we were small the tale of Peter Pan Over and over to us had been read By our father before we went to bed, And we loved the stories of the Neverland. The ageless Peter, flying high, foreran A...Read More
Categories: age, children, death, fantasy,
Form: Italian Sonnet

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