Quatrain Poems | Definition and Examples of Quatrain Poetry

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Example and Definition of Quatrain

A Quatrain is a type of poem which has its lines of verse grouped in four-line stanzas. It is one of the most common stanza forms in English verse, and can be traced back to the ancient literary traditions of Rome, Greece and China. The term quatrain may refer to a single stanza or the...Read More

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Categories: appreciation, crush, for him,
You Are, But A Green Light
by Tamara Hopkins
You're a green light
You tell me to go
Your eyes do alight
My motivation beau.

You're a green light
They obey your sign
To you I do smite
Bringing me to...

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Categories: humanity, irony, silly
Crazy son
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
I bore a son
crazy he is
teaches himself to ride bike
by falling from tree

he learns to write
by biting and eating pencils
and when he is beaten in...

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Categories: evil, god, truth
Premium MemberMAN OF VIRTUE
by Demetrios Trifiatis










In the arena of vices the man of virtue fell

an intrepid gladiator with God's sword in hand

ready to die was he for all of evil...

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Categories: age, death, heaven
Death
by DM Babbit
One more heartbeat in my chest,
   one more softened silent breath,
closing eyes find rest
   welcoming death.

If I can,
   the...

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Categories: books, creation, fantasy, feelings,
Premium MemberA Different Scene
by Emile Pinet
Praise be given to all the thinkers
poets, story tellers, and yarn spinners.
For they fuel Man’s imagination
speaking to both losers and winners.

Talented writers use simple words
to...

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Categories: allusion
Premium MemberGLIMPSES
by Leon Enriquez



When I see
What may be
Do I see
Joy in me?


How am I
To now see
Work I try
Prompts thought free?


Now love shows
Such sweet grace
For I know
My true face.




Leon...

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Categories: allegory
Premium MemberPRAYER
by Leon Enriquez



Show me the way
To love and laugh;
Let fun and play
Bring more good stuff.


Show me each day
To live fond feel;
Let joy fund say
To touch and heal.


Show...

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Categories: beauty
Premium MemberJOY
by Leon Enriquez



Joy comes to speak:
Work I fancy
As passion peaks
To sculpt beauty.


Joy heals all hurts,
Despite the pain,
Sees gold in dirt
To win true gains.




Leon Enriquez
16 January 2018
Singapore

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Categories: change
Premium MemberUNEASY
by Leon Enriquez



Uneasy wit
Argues, finds fault;
Uneasy bits
Unmask default.


Uneasy mess
Reveal real pains;
Now more or less,
Hurts wear refrains.


Uneasy style,
Blunt issues poke;
Now who can smile
In bitter yoke?


Uneasy peace,
Words cannot heal;
Wounds...

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Categories: blessing
Premium MemberTO ANGELS
by Leon Enriquez



Dear spirit guides:
Beings of light,
Come guard my side,
Inspire what’s right.


Dear angel friends:
Be at my side
To aid my plans
Through time and tide.


Dear guardians bright:
I seek the...

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Categories: addiction, anxiety, baby, dream,
Gene Trees
by Sona Wilae
What say you, when the rent is due?
Why shrill squalid souls for cheap wine?
Your children await greens and bread,
swollen stomachs of dark unrest.

Ghosts permeate their...

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Categories: angst, anxiety, health, people,
Premium MemberWhen everything is too much
by Lewis Raynes
Everything, all of it, it’s all just too much, 
The jobs and tasks on the list,
It’s all become such a burden to carry, 
It’s a...

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Categories: anger
HiSTORY day
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
Was time your right in mind some stood tall to build the love wall so world be better bring all together it walks talks pain...

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Categories: dog
Only yesterday, I fully understood,
by Alex Klugman
Only yesterday, I fully understood,
That I live in a richest neighbourhood,
When I saw a neighbour's tiny dog,
Dressed  much better than me, during a walk....

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Categories: addiction, fun, games, psychological,
Premium MemberBeautiful casino
by Lewis Raynes
The music wrapped me, carried me in, 
And walked me toward the lights,
That shone and flashed and coloured my world, 
Beginning my night of all...

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Categories: allegory
Salto Salto Salto
by Adeyemi Joshua
Hop! Hop! Hop!
The stigma around hop.
The dark atmosphere laughs,
Joyous lambs,liberated calves.

The settling wind scatters like foams,
Dripping like drops of honeycombs.
The gentle breeze find its way...

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Categories: introspection, memory
Premium MemberWhat I Hear When I Dare To Stop - Quiet Places
by Sunlite Wanter
   What I hear when I Dare to Stop.

The Quiet Places,

Here in this room I hear the
Echoes of when my daughter slept,
Her cat’s...

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Categories: allegory
Premium MemberPICTURES
by Leon Enriquez



Old sepia prints,
Greyscale and black;
Ancient lost tints,
In tipsy slack.


Brown monochrome,
Odd faces stare;
Old touch of home,
Breathe period cares.


No one can tell,
Or stretch the grain;
Old fashion spell,
That...

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Categories: change
Premium MemberRAINY NIGHT
by Leon Enriquez



Late night rain comes,
Rub sleepy eyes;
Watch wet road bumps,
Sense blurry sigh.


Silence frames mood,
Howling wind moans;
A haunting brood,
Wet rainy groans.


Thunder sounds loud,
Lightning flash streaks;
Feel ambience proud,
Aches...

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Categories: longing, sad, society
Conquest
by Andy Morfett
And in the morning he’ll regret
Bedding her for a stupid bet,
Taken on in a drunken haze;
Such are selfish teenage ways.

Whilst the girl, as she gets...

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Categories: love
Premium MemberI Will Love You
by Francis J Grasso
I will love you like tomorrow.
Like the days that come to me.
Like the warmth of summer sunshine.
Like a wind that blows me free.

For each magic...

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Categories: books
I despised any picture book
by Alex Klugman
I despised any picture book.
But, once, I opened Kama sutra,
And realized- that this is suits me.
So, since, I was caught to the hook....

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Categories: history, humanity, teacher, wisdom
Premium MemberAncient Aliens
by Sandra Haight
Ancient Aliens


If humans from great apes evolved
   we would not look like this today,
      for not enough time...

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Categories: death, life, loss, mom,
Mother
by Sean Taylor
All through the years
The crying in the night
All through the tears
You were my shining light

Those first steps of walking
Stumbling and falling
Those first words of talking
To...

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Categories: freedom
Motherland
by Wilson Waison
With each morning comes a new genesis 
That today would craft a dissimilar, Then 
The echo of my voice to be perceived too
As it outs...

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Categories: betrayal, friend
Premium MemberFriend
by Sandison Jumbo
 

 “Friend”

He, who would in utmost haste
Avail himself to a sumptuous fill
Of savory victuals of every taste
At your expense and to his thrill

And would...

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Categories: drink
My doctor gave me a helpful advice
by Alex Klugman
My doctor gave me a  helpful advice,
"Drink glass of wine before the eating."
Advise of doctor perfect fit me,
I eat whole day and eat at...

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Categories: hope, leaving, lost love
Premium MemberMaiden Fair
by Robert Haigh



The dew of dawn now fills my cup,
As night-time shadows fade.
The sun is slowly coming up
And new plans must be made.

The early train cuts through...

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Categories: feelings, light, truth
What is Truth
by DM Babbit
What is truth, Pilate asked the Lord
 no reply to the depths from which it was torn,
is the how and why truth alone that opens...

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Categories: change
Premium MemberGLIMPSES
by Leon Enriquez




Here at the gate,
Wait upon fate;
Joy fumbles late,
Seize the new slate.


Here for the flow,
Seize sightly show;
Prize feel you know,
Prompt fast and slow.


Here for this while,
Peace...

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Categories: change
Premium MemberOLD MOVIE
by Leon Enriquez



Sepia shades:
Black and white dreams;
Odd touch fades,
Old film now streams.


Sepia spree:
Just a lost peep;
Old movie,
An awkward deep.


Steal away:
Not much to hide;
Lost odd ways,
Worn-out past pride.




Leon...

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Categories: change
Premium MemberURGE
by Leon Enriquez


Feel how you feel
In moments sad,
Thrill follows thrill
In crazy mad.


Urge mellows urge
Where echoes fit,
Watch for the surge
Of funny wit.


Here in the dark
Watch for new light,
Seek...

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Categories: horror
Some elderly, glamorous, Hollywood maidens
by Alex Klugman
Some elderly, glamorous, Hollywood maidens
Gathered at the meeting in "mourning clothes."
O, poor creatures with sudden recollections,
About losing their maiden honour. Supposed.
...

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Categories: friendship
Here's the slogan, which hangs over my bed
by Alex Klugman
Here's the slogan, which hangs over my bed.
"Intimacy, my friends, do not propose to me.
I hate an intimacy, my preference instead,
The grouping sex, of five,...

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Categories: anxiety, education, family
Family Secrets
by DM Babbit
Rarely did the family speak
 of secrets and knowledge weak and indiscreet
 but as we all know, shared laughter and tears wept
draw out our secrets...

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