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A quatrain poem is a form of poetry consisting of four lines with the following rhyme schemes: AAAA, AABB, ABAB, and ABBA, but there is more to a quatrain. What is quatrain in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member Clear Sailing
To fill each tethered sail, the wind must blow in harmony, while gentle currents flow, and if good fortune wishes to prevail, the winds must blow to fill each tethered sail. To still the roaring sea the winds will...Read More
Categories: moon, sea, storm,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member A Choice of Paths
Each day presents a choice of paths As we journey through life’s meadow, Seldom do we foresee the aftermaths Making our way in sun and shadow, Knowing not what the future may hold With certainty, we valiantly press on Placing one...Read More
Categories: life, meaningful, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member With Murder as Its Name
One day I was a witness to a Murder, a gang of crows devouring blood remains of roadkill that some car had torn asunder. A flock of crows, with Murder as its name. For moments I observed these ten...Read More
Categories: bird, murder, nature,
Form: Quatrain
Sand and Sunspots
Sand and Sunspots I won’t remember this moment. I will forget today. Seem years and then decades All just fade away. Like the contrail of an airplane Or the wake of a boat, The memory stays a moment Before it dissipates, remote. Picking up...Read More
Categories: age, encouraging, memory,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Let us dance
Come let us dance, to God's love beat, that we feel complete, heart upbeat. Leap into the void, take a chance; to God's love beat, come let us dance! Transcending form, let bliss fill us, as we ride, aboard God's...Read More
Categories: dance, god, love,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member Mr Slick and the Ladies
I stroll into the bar one night, pausing at the door I smooth these luscious locks back, start to strut my stuff I see all the ladies looking at me, clearly wanting more I’m pretty damn perceptive, they...Read More
Categories: drink, funny,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Every Autumn
Leaves change color every Autumn, tinting trees from top to bottom. And as children whoop and holler every Autumn leaves change color. As greens disappear, reds abound, and orange hues litter the ground. Preparing for Fall's grand premiere, reds abound as greens...Read More
Categories: autumn, change, color, image,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member We Dance
We dance with desire; we dance with dislike. As human beings, we all are alike. Flames of desire will always leap higher. We dance with dislike; we dance with desire. If desire is lust, we must slow the dance. Slow...Read More
Categories: life,
Form: Quatrain
Imbibe I am offered salvation I take it and I drink Begin to digest it It dissolves the way I think It alters my self-concept As slowly I imbibe The person I have been I don’t think will survive She pleads in desperation But...Read More
Categories: courage, freedom, growth, introspection,
Form: Quatrain
And Yet
And Yet Birds read the strong wind And know when to take shelter Birds ride the strong wind To get where they do venture Spread their wings to...Read More
Categories: bird, encouraging, freedom,
Form: Quatrain
Brave Brave Crab
Brave Brave Crab To the brave ones of the world That step away from the game, That do so from the heart, Eschewing fortune or fame. These brave ones of the world See beyond the daily crawl. Brave they need to be To...Read More
Categories: encouraging, inspiration,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Emerald Isle
I'm going to fly, and see Ireland, The Emerald Isle, My ticket's in hand. Visit in a pub, drink pints awhile. Joke with the Locals, carouse, laugh and smile. Eat real Irish stew, brown wheaten bread too. Then go explore, old castles of yore. It's a must...Read More
Categories: adventure, friendship, happiness,
Form: Quatrain
Six Months
Six Months March up the ant hill April ant May have a June bug ...Read More
Categories: insect, nonsense, silly,
Form: Quatrain
The Trinity Three
Sun's light bursts, angel from the sky my heart, an adulation cry My note, a poem of driving thirst angel from the sky, sun's light bursts With all the host, gathered herein Glorious, the abounding din I sing loudly. Quite...Read More
Categories: god, love, uplifting,
Form: Quatrain
Gooey Transformation
Gooey Transformation Caterpillar true Dissolved goo in spun cocoon Did it hurt a lot You were but weren’t still you ...Read More
Categories: butterfly, change,
Form: Quatrain

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