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A metrical tale is a simple and straightforward long story consisting usually of a single series connective events, and which usually do not form a plot, but there is more to a metrical tale. What is metrical tale in poetry (complete definition)?

In his last breath
A distant wail, a spirit cried “Too short a life! , too short a life!” A piercing sound in the dead of night “Too short a life! , too short a life!” My candle lit to seek the sight I...Read More
Categories: age, allegory, analogy, anxiety,
Form: Metrical Tale



A gardener to greens
The land you grow on is His, As water is, sunlight is; And I'm but a care keeper And claim to be no owner, I raise crops blest by His bliss… He says, heart gone...Read More
Categories: garden, green, nature,
Form: Metrical Tale
While Dreaming She Conquered A Mountain
and dreaming she conquered some mountain. and she went up and over the ridge to him. and he came over to the white cloud tops. and the wind moved him like rain over her hair. and that he was...Read More
Categories: leadership, love,
Form: Metrical Tale
Morning Star
Morose morn, but sun’s a catalyst, warm On the eave, the pigeon’s contumely coo, rids a night’s cumbersome, cold, smother New day, dearth of dew on concrete lawn Its dull gray lightened by that eloquent hi nodding chesty chary iridescence...Read More
Categories: allusion,
Form: Metrical Tale
Witches And More Wood
Yeoman throw On another Faggot to Fuel the Fire Yeoman Throw on Another Faggot To fuel The fire Yoe Man ...Read More
Categories: firework,
Form: Metrical Tale



The words you spout
The words you spout fill me with doubt they are perplexing to my soul the diversions they create' Well Time foretold and tore the wool from my eyes your narcissism runs deep, your many faces slowly came to light when the doors were...Read More
Categories: absence, angel, anxiety, betrayal,
Form: Metrical Tale
Magnificent Madness
Martyrs sacrifice for love amidst hateful norm A madness and weakness to keep someone warm Great words are writ but the gal made them an act Now Bill the homeless vet’s a permanent fact It was a few winters...Read More
Categories: america,
Form: Metrical Tale
Premium Member Under the Breath of the Cursed
Within lofty daily trials, life always in check gaze at self-made walls; stare up at the swinging bulb. Chastising of milestones, beaten within submission artful weaving of whispers waking from a deeper sleep. Questioned emotions on ice; travel within...Read More
Categories: 12th grade, addiction, confusion,
Form: Metrical Tale
Premium Member A Silent Rush of Cold
A wispy dream; a velveteen morning; calming and serene; snow slowly drifting. Storms now brewing over the Northern sky blustery winter's breath I now descry! Heavy coat and hat; battling icy winds; animals in the barn; firewood to the...Read More
Categories: animal, cat, cool, fire,
Form: Metrical Tale
Felt but Forgotten
Willing to pay the most tragic of prices I just want to feel something soon Using her beauty for only the worst of vices Knows what she’s doing too Can’t stop the hate that follows temptation You’re all I want...Read More
Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Metrical Tale
All Aboard
On this day, a wee time ago_ after rough sails, you floated ashore. From life-giving waters, a brand-new soul_ for my eyes alone_ like unto one never-before. Bless my heart! Just look at that face_...Read More
Categories: adventure, baby, birthday, celebration,
Form: Metrical Tale
Premium Member Ellipse
At sunrise the heron soars effortlessly upon the breeze waves roll in crashing upon the rocks and beaches rising tides reach high upon the sands then fade away the sun breaks through my window and kisses my cheek....Read More
Categories: appreciation, beach, beauty, bird,
Form: Metrical Tale
Aap ki awaz
Aap ki awaz Na Mai mazboor nope it's a dark sky which cry when you cry and the sadness of your dreams comes near you like a shadow of love For giggling and waiting for...Read More
Categories: 12th grade, best friend,
Form: Metrical Tale
A nomad's lockdown tale
In a time of panic,when the world battled a pandemic, He was a migrant,kicked by nasty tyrants. Days of thirst,Months of famine; Shattered dreams,isolation and quarantine, The lock down had made him quite confined. His hardships began when they had...Read More
Categories: assonance, emotions,
Form: Metrical Tale
Premium Member Bi - folding Doors
Six months after my Mother decided to move out of the house, which only she and I shared. Had not...Read More
Categories: 11th grade, beauty, care,
Form: Metrical Tale

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