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A pantoum is a form of poetry that is composed of four-line stanzas or quatrains with an ABAB rhyme scheme and where the 2nd and 4th lines repeat, but there is more to a pantoum. What is pantoum in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member Intrusions From a Dark Unknown
They are not UFOs you know Those strange lights up in the sky Blinking in from another dimension Not from figments of imagination Those strange lights up in the sky They might be sent to terrorize Not from figments of imagination Intrusions...Read the rest...
Categories: spiritual,
Form: Pantoum



Spring Shadow
Clouds bursting on clouds from the uncured rain, Where stemmed wicks snuff out flower smoke, Fissures that droop so much deeper— The air full of seed will burn out the storm. Where stemmed wicks snuff out flower smoke, A girl...Read the rest...
Categories: angst, deep, humanity, introspection,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Write
"I am a writer. Therefore. I am not sane." - Edgar Allan Poe We all go a little mad sometimes ... In the middle of the night, Our minds raving words and rhymes Hands compelled to...Read the rest...
Categories: crazy, inspiration, night, poetry,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Firestarter
Call it, passionate fire some say its madness insanity becomes enjoyable when you consider the mischievous pantoum Some say its madness french kissing you turns me inside out when you consider the mischievous pantoum twister becomes a pleasurable game with you French...Read the rest...
Categories: fire, passion, sensual,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Treats And Sweets
Lined with a fence of modeling chocolate, treats and sweets but never gingerbread; My garden grows popcorn and cotton candy eat all you like it just keeps germinating; Treats and sweets but never gingerbread, my cupboard is all out of...Read the rest...
Categories: candy, chocolate, emotions, feelings,
Form: Pantoum



Premium Member Frisky
Welcome Frisky to your new home Where happiness you’ll bring. You’ll tug and catch and jump and roam, And children’s hearts will sing. Where happiness you’ll bring, You’ll tug a rope and catch some bees, And children’s hearts will sing. You’ll catch...Read the rest...
Categories: dog, pets,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Vanish
"Sunsets are loved because they vanish." - Ray Bradbury Days like this, I could forget If they were all to vanish, Come to an end in a sunset Black clouds I'd ever banish If they were all to vanish As...Read the rest...
Categories: anger, day, family, life,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member SHOWING OFF ON THE SPRINGs ZEPHYR-CREST
Dawn’s dewdrops form a breathtaking lake for the sunrise fairy who joys in a swim. Far from shore, where problems well, tears rise...Read the rest...
Categories: cute love, fairy,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member THE PEACEMAKER SLEPT
The sun is up, the sun is yellow, shining bright. Reflection of chrome, pointed nowhere in particular. Where there should be peace, it’s high noon. A breakdown in communication, shrieking bars. Reflection of chrome, pointed nowhere in particular, until an...Read the rest...
Categories: conflict,
Form: Pantoum
Days After
Silence spoken for by the rain— A missing space for the missing gold of sun, As the wind breaks on song, his china fall— There my eyes soak up the tears now that he's gone. A missing space for...Read the rest...
Categories: child, dad, death, emotions,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Microscopic
With patience slow down the loss of youth, it will inevitably get here soon enough; Live in the moment black sheep rebel! As you did, as you would, at sixteen; It will inevitably get here soon enough, paint each day...Read the rest...
Categories: emotions, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Nature's Ballerina
A poised ballerina, feathered in green, dancing in the breeze; she swirls in the air. And it's the weirdest thing I've ever seen I'm mesmerized and cannot help but stare. Dancing in the breeze, she swirls in the air, performing...Read the rest...
Categories: allusion, beautiful, cute, dance,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member SANCTUARY
“Any patch of sunlight in a wood will show you something about the sun which you could never get from reading books on astronomy. These pure and spontaneous pleasures are ‘patches of Godlight’ in the...Read the rest...
Categories: nature, sun, sunshine,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Mamma
"All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my mother." ...Read the rest...
Categories: mother, mother daughter, mothers
Form: Pantoum
Closet Sickness
Clothes hang prickly and wild— The kind diamond smell of her Spreads in a blocked out sky's room, Faint earth in bursting skeleton bones. The kind diamond smell of her, A true prism on the walls, Faint earth in bursting skeleton...Read the rest...
Categories: age, angst, child, introspection,
Form: Pantoum

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Definition | What is Pantoum in Poetry?

Poems Related to Pantoum

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