Ottava rima Poems | Examples of Ottava rima Poetry

Ottava rima Poems. Below are examples of ottava rima poems. This list of poetry in the ottava rima format or form is composed of the works from modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. An ottava rima is a type of poem which is composed of 8 eleven-syllable lines, with an a-b-a-b-a-b-c-c rhyme scheme. Share and read ottava rima poem examples. See a comprehensive ottava rima definition with format, rules, and structure of the poetry form. These poetic works will help you to learn how to write an Ottava rima and see how the best poets from all over the world write this form of poetry.


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Premium Member Poem Angels Speak of His True Love Gary Bateman Ottava rima angel, blessing, devotion, faith,
Personal Experience Bernard F. Asuncion Ottava rima birthday,
Premium Member Poem NEEDING A GRANTED WISH nette onclaud Ottava rima grief, recovery from,
Just Clear Your Eyes Bernard F. Asuncion Ottava rima birthday,
Hear The Voice Bernard F. Asuncion Ottava rima birthday,
MY BAD HABIT Aristide Kofi Ottava rima humor, love,
Name In Ottava Rima Bernard F. Asuncion Ottava rima birthday,
Opening The Mind's Petals Subimal Sinha-Roy Ottava rima analogy, depression, inspirational, life,
Winters Cold Alexander Blackie Ottava rima nature,
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Joyful Heart Bernard F. Asuncion Ottava rima birthday,

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Moon And Sun
by Bernard F. Asuncion
M-oon and sun both glow
I-n opposite time of the day; 
C-omforting the forlorn sorrow, 
H-aving brightened the gray.
E-ach sea tide gets high or low, 
L-ight...

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Dry Season
by Bernard F. Asuncion
D-ry season is just aroundthe corner, 
O-bliterating the wet clime; 
R-ainy days are about over, 
V-ile weather turns into summertime.
E-arly light leaves the winter, 
L-ovely...

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Joy From Poetry
by Bernard F. Asuncion
J-oy from poetry is given, 
O-nce the message is known; 
A-llowing your mind to open, 
N-ot letting your soul be alone. 
A-ll the words that...

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Child Of Nature
by Bernard F. Asuncion
C-hild of nature prefers forest, 
H-aving vigor to climb the mountain; 
R-efreshed and replenished, 
I-f she drinks from the fountain.
S-he loves to soar high in...

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Rhapsody of Love
by Sian St. John
Rhapsody of Love

The rhapsody of love is fathomless 
daydreams of shadows bold on empty dawns.
Eternity's born in the lovers’ kiss
fitting quietus to their love sick...

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Endless Weekend
by Sian St. John
Endless Weekend

Come Friday nights the hectic lights grew dim.
Time to drink Moosehead in merriment.
Now Fridays happen daily at the whim
in a blissful lifestyle called retirement,
and...

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HOW CAN THAT BE
by Mick Talbot
HOW CAN
THAT
BE
~~~~~~~~~~

To be alone, to walk alone in crowds,
how can that be, ere you be a lost soul?
Go walk a wilderness shaded by clouds,
reach out,...

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Intrusion
by Adeyemi Joshua
"Gosh!,by heaven who is this again?"
He flew holding unto the wall as it's aid.
It leaped higher,when the light i on again.
He retrieved as the shadow...

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FRUSTRATED
by Dulce santiago-perez
Feeling trapped, feeling so lonely yet so lost... 
I think I am loosing my mind. I feel as the world, is drowning me with doubt...

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Kissing Snowflakes
by Bernard Chan

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My Life My Way
by Arjun Jangid
         My Life My Way 1


       In childhood mom says:
 ...

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The Midas Touch
by Alexander Blackie
Today, he’d be, affectionately, Gus.
At fourteen, his talent was precocious
But his paintings of women caused a fuss.
To this, his reaction was ferocious
Ending in apoplectic rages...

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The Devil's Black Eyes
by Gary Bateman
The Devil’s Black Eyes

The Devil’s black eyes burn red-hot on this night, 
Their piercing stare cut our souls now dark and deep;
His demons spread evil...

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Painting
by Cheryl Tellinghuisen
The creation of art in my painting
Is created with each new vision
I stand and look at my painting
To see where I need to add more...

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A LOVE OF MY LIFE
by Mick Talbot
A love of my life nature, I’ve wondered?
Camera in hand I visit macro land.,
often to find most habitats plundered!

Mother nature would not ever of planned,
to...

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Fall of Beauty
by Alexander Blackie
Mists caress the curves of slumbering earth
Concealing the beauty hidden below
Whose fruitful womb rests after giving birth
To an abundance of life in hedgerow,
Woods, and mountains...

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El Puente Nuevo, Ronda, Spain 1936
by Alexander Blackie
Look how they fall like angels to the earth!
But no soft landing down amongst those rocks.
Those devils on the bridge with gleeful mirth
Terrorised the townsfolk...

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An Autumn Leaf's Prayer
by Dale Gregory Cozart
Am I the heartbeat of the crimson leaf?
Can my pulsating blood in nature be
the freedom of a summer's coming grief,

or is my fate ordained in...

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Summer's End
by Dale Gregory Cozart
We knew we couldn't take the summer home
in globes of flakes just like a winter snow.
As falling sunlight faded into gloam

we stood upon the beach...

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China Moon
by Bernard Chan

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