Quatern Poems | Definition and Examples of Quatern Poetry

Quatern Poems. Below are new examples of quatern poems. There are links to short, long, best, and famous poems too. See a definition with format, rules, and structure of modern examples of quatern poems. This list of recently posted poems in the quatern form of poetry enables you to learn how to write a quatern.

Example and Definition of Quatern

A Quatern is a type of poem that involves the repetition of the first line throughout the text. There are sixteen lines in total in this type of poem. If you break down the poem into sets of four you will see the pattern begining to emerge. In the second set, the second line of that...Read More

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Categories: love
Premium MemberHeart To Heart
by Catie Lindsey
Silent, your heart is all I hear.
No, don't say you love me – I know;
something keeps you, year after year...
our hearts beating steady and slow.

When...

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Categories: love hurts
Part time Lover
by Stephanie Allen
I am just a part time lover
Giving a temporary fix
I can't stay as dawn approaches 
Nocturnal I've slowly become

Hugs and kisses I can give that...

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Categories: feelings, joy, silence
Flowing Silence
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
In the depth of flowing silence
The stream murmurs on rocks of creek
The eyes closed if the ears you place
On breeze rippling in the woods thick

The...

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Categories: games
KIck the Can
by Alfred Berggren
As children we played “kick the can,”
a game of defending the can.
Two captains choose waiting players 
Coin is tossed to see which side’s first.

Winners hide...

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Categories: child
Premium MemberA Special Secret
by Andrea Dietrich
“A bun’s in the oven,” Daddy had said.
I heard him while spying under the stair.
He said it so softly to Uncle Ted
I barely could hear...

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Categories: time, work
Time, Aim And Action
by Muzahidul Reza
Time at its self speed is rolling down
You are still wrapped in winter gown, 
To leave the station train is whistling on
You are still long...

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Categories: christian, christmas, jesus
Premium MemberIncense Burning
by Faye Gibson
This baby born in Bethlehem
to intervene in history,
two thousand years His diadem
still glitters gold with mystery.

Birthed in a stable to a maid -
this baby born...

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Categories: lost love
Premium MemberWish I Knew You When I Was Young
by Andrea Dietrich

Wish I knew you when I was young -
before I had upon my wall
others’ pictures already hung -
treasures to me there in my hall.

In childhood,...

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Categories: life, love, nostalgia, perspective
Premium MemberWishes
by Faye Gibson
I wish I knew you way back when!
If life would give a second chance,
would I choose differently then;
take you for partner in life's dance.

But that...

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Categories: love, old, youth
When You Came
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
You came when I’m young no longer
Blew like breeze of spring in my heart
Bare tree couldn’t turn a singer
For brown leaves broke music apart.

With summer...

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Categories: life
The Tree Of Life
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
In Klimt's tree of life live flowers would bloom
If the soil it thrives on is deep and strong
It would withstand the gale of the harsh...

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Categories: hero, loss, sad
Premium MemberHero: The Pond
by Sandra Haight
Beside the pond, they stand in fright
of what the neighbors brought to light,
in fear of what they now will find;
dark woeful thoughts in every mind.

Fire...

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Categories: blessing, thanksgiving
Premium MemberOur Thanks on Thanksgiving Day
by John Gondolf
We offer our thanks on Thanksgiving Day
for blessings received throughout the year.
Families sit around the table to pray;
gathered together from far and near.

For our country...

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Categories: inspirational
Hold My Hand
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
I heard him say, come, hold my hand
To an old woman on the road,
People there didn’t see her stand
Helpless, afraid to cross the road.

To a...

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Categories: love
Summer Breeze Whispers
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Summer breeze whispers in my ear
Rising sun would color my sky
I could smell your fragrance flow near
On graceful wings of butterfly.

As you run on garden...

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Categories: hope
Premium MemberThe Fire Inside
by Andrea Dietrich
Before he found the fire inside,
he'd felt so small, and life had seemed
a thing to simply take in stride!
To know its thrill he'd never dreamed!

He...

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Categories: food, true love, trust
TRUST
by Mick Talbot
Trust in true love of each other,
of all natural life, not easy.
Nature, as you will discover.
Our sustenance, some find queasy.

Preservation, the need to eat.
Trust in...

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Categories: happiness
Happiness on Dew
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Happiness on dew in disguise
Tries to stick on drooping grass close
Waits for the golden sun to rise
On the heart's horizon morose.

The colors of ecstasy grow
Happiness...

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Categories: heartbreak
When fragile heart splinters
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Brittle sky falls, wrecks starry night
The moon slits, dissolves in the dark
You disappear out of my sight
On journey of search I embark.

When the clouds gather,...

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Categories: heart, hope, woman
That Frail Woman
by Jo Daniel
That woman with a fragile heart,
Finding solace in lonely tears,
One harsh word a turmoil can start,
Waging a war within her fears, 

Sometimes losing her fight...

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Categories: confidence
Premium MemberNever Going to Drag Me Down
by Andrea Dietrich
They're never going to drag me down.
So they can try to do me wrong;
besmirch my name all over town.
Until the end, I will stay strong.

I...

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Categories: heart, sad
Premium MemberBroken-Hearted Over You
by Sandra Haight
For twenty years, he was my joy
   a member of our family...
      A living thing, my precious toy
with...

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Categories: desire, youth
When I was young
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
When I was young long time ago
wished to soar in limitless sky,
edge of effort I didn’t know,
I had promise to keep and try.

Committed to climb...

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Categories: sad
Premium MemberThe White Carnation and Red Rose bouquet
by Andrea Dietrich
The white carnation and red rose bouquet -
How beautiful it was with its array
of baby’s breath – as beautiful as she -
our innocent sweet girl,...

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Categories: beautiful, flower, love
Flower On Your Face
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
If I see flower on your face
Shine in colors brought from nowhere
Its source I won’t try to retrace
For I know it is what you are.

Under...

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Categories: lost love, sad
Writing With Weeping Words
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
I see you sink deep in my tear
when my heart melts and flows in flood.
You drift from me to a land far
at the end of...

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Categories: hope, life, storm
Never Say Never For Bridge Contest
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
I tell you never say never
if the flood conceals the landscape
you would cross turbulent river,
for you have no way to escape.

If you are struck by...

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Categories: autumn, color, flower, love
Red and Crimson Flame
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Rose and carnation drenched in dew
I’ll pluck on a cool autumn dawn
Rising sun will flush them with hue
When I’ll bring them all from the lawn.

I’ll...

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Categories: loss, lost love
I lost you
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
I lost you in ruins of the past
In distant quicksand you collapsed
You made no deep footprints to last
Faded before the time elapsed.

You didn’t come home...

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Categories: song, wind
Whistling in blue hill
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
You walk on lean trail in blue hill
The winds waft to take you along
Whisper in the ear a sound shrill
Reaching your heart it becomes song.

Whistling...

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Categories: child, rain
Premium MemberHip Hip Hooray
by Sandra Haight
My mom let me go out today
'tho really not a day to play 
'cuz it was pouring rain outside
and under things, I'd have to hide.

But...

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Categories: beach, love, sea
Walking on golden beach
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
Walking on golden beach alone
Azure sea I see swell and fall
The waves rush to the breaking zone
Spread on the sand and back they roll.

Sun sets...

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Categories: mother son
Premium MemberBy My Grave
by Andrea Dietrich
By my grave, soberly you stand
this bleak and barren winter's day.
Some flowers you hold in your hand.
Will you have anything to say?

Or will you -...

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Categories: longing, love
Premium MemberHold Me In Your Arms
by Andrea Dietrich
Hold me in your arms; don’t let go.
I beg you, Dear, please keep in mind
the vows we made so long ago
when love was fresh yet...

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Categories: death, loss, memory
Premium MemberMy Thoughts Unsaid
by Sandra Haight
I left so many thoughts unsaid
as she lay silent on her bed,
that unexpected day she died;
a diagnosis that had lied.

She had some time to look...

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