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Example and Definition of Quintain (English)

An English Quintain is a poem that consists of five lines hence the "quint" in quintain. A quintain does not have a specific length for each line. It can be as short or as long as the poet likes. The rhyme scheme of an English quintain is a/b/a/b/b. The most well-known and common form of...Read More

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Categories: appreciation, i love you,
Premium MemberThe way our love does flow
by peter duggan
Quintain

The Way our Love Does Flow

I love it when the darkness comes
As I sit here with my good wife
TV comes on, the fan does hum
We...

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Categories: flower, imagery, light, morning,
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Categories: america, change, farm, nostalgia,
Premium MemberMore Than Dirt
by James Study
It was it's own little world in it's day
But in this time forty acres not much
Old house and out buildings hauled away
Just something to plow...

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Categories: bird, nature
Bird
by Daniel Miltz
Bird 

{Quintain}
Jun,  2017• By daniel miltz •

A ruby-throated hummingbird in breeze
Arrived screeching in my front yard today
Feeding on nectar from flowers and trees 
Apply'ng...

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Categories: dream
A Vision
by Daniel Miltz
A Vision

{Quintain}
Sep 14, 2017• Copyright © daniel miltz •

Cloud of dreams, rushing past, here spun
Clocks tick, time running out, soaring 
In hot enclosure of the...

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Categories: confusion, endurance, muse, time
Premium MemberOld New
by James Study
Has the last melody been composed
Old tune prevail
No new thought from poet proposed
Old thought avail
But first time heard all new supposed...

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Categories: joy, nature
Premium MemberIf Only in My Mind
by Janice Canerdy
               

bucolic scene in pleasant glade
cool shade, tall trees a joy...

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Categories: abuse, death, sad
Premium MemberA Mere College Prank
by John Gondolf
It started as a joke, a mere college prank,
the fraternity house having a good time;
far too much alcohol the pledges drank.
With all the young men...

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Categories: dark, evil, fantasy, horror,
Premium MemberDeath and Forlorn Time in the Shadows of True Evil
by Gary Bateman
Death and Forlorn Time in the Shadows of True Evil

Death and Time holdeth onto eerie and most frightening shadows
Whilst pervading deeply within that infernal region...

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Categories: mom
Premium MemberTo My Momma
by James Ryan White
Ok how do I do this
Where do I start
I can't remember much
But I love you with all my heart
To tell you the truth I'm really...

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Categories: encouraging
Premium MemberFood For Vultures
by James Ryan White
Vultures flying high
Circling in the sky
Preying  on the victim as they pass by
Vultures being metaphorical
Wishing that you had an oracle
Hold up, this might be...

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Categories: religious
Premium Member God's Warrior
by James Ryan White
In a world so cold and grimey
Thank you for your grace O Lord
When I was lost thank you for finding me
I rebelled but then you...

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Categories: beautiful, best friend
I believe
by Melissa Calcote
I know that you are with me each and everyday! When I feel mischievous I
see you in a blue jay. Then the times I feel...

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Categories: beautiful, best friend, blessing,
Premium MemberWhat is True Love
by Bjorn Wastvedt
What is True Love?

If love is an action,
   Where does it start?
If love is a feeling,
   Does it come from the...

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Categories: longing, love, romance
Premium MemberLonging
by Bjorn Wastvedt
How I long to be like the wind, 
Blowing softly through your hair.
A gentle breeze to touch your skin, 
A silent whisper just to be there!
~
How...

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Categories: food
Premium MemberPeanut Brittle Eight Word Challenge 5
by Sara Kendrick
Peanut brittle broken in tiny pieces
The immutable desire drove him forward
There was no interlude from the increases
Of his huge appetite sketched out straightforward
It was with...

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Categories: beauty
Friendship
by Dr. Upma A. Sharma
Friendship 



Setting a hopeless day aglow;
Adding sparkles to a dark night,
Emotions and trust nurtured to grow;
As tranquil silvery pearls of moonlight,
Friendship sets the most dismal...

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Categories: nostalgia
Premium MemberThe Inner-City Park
by John Gondolf
Passing this park I think back to a time,
   back in my youth this is where we would play;
swinging on swings, and monkey...

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Categories: wife
Before the wedding, I was happy, I will not hide
by Alex Klugman
Before the wedding, I was happy, I will not hide,
Although a minute a day to stay with my wife.
Now I feel a spiritual lift and...

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Categories: break up
Premium MemberDisintigration of a Relationship
by John Gondolf
I sadly watch as she walks out the door
searching for green pastures in which to lie
leaving my heart in pieces on the floor
  ...

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Categories: romance
Premium MemberTeapots' Romance
by Sara Kendrick
The square teapot designed like a wood stove

Admired by the delicate painted rose teapot

When his water comes to steam in the alcove

Rose sings soprano harmonizing...

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Categories: rain
Premium MemberRain With Fog
by Sara Kendrick
Rain With Fog

Drip, drip, dripping oak leaves like funnels
Carry fog’s cool moisture downward to rest
Caw, caw travels slowly does not scuttle
Roosters seem assured by this...

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Categories: christmas
Premium MemberZilch, that is what I Got
by Joseph May
  The Christmas tree was brightly lit
 But the star on top someone forgot
 But that's not all they did omit
 St Nick must...

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Categories: innocence
Premium MemberBlade so blue
by Richard Lamoureux
Friend, you may view me as piteous
for my form is quite hideous
Bloodstained hands I cannot clean
even though I'm fastidious
I accidently killed the queen

This deed beyond...

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Categories: change, dark, nature, snow,
Winter Conjuring
by Earl Schumacker
Church bells muffled on Sunday
Whispered almost silent as people glide in to pray
Inclement weather conditions toll a long good-bye
Blizzards come with mounds of snow on...

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Categories: true love
YOUR WARM EMBRACE
by Alexis Y.
As I recall  your warm embrace
it was the best place to be in this life. 
your loving touch,no one could replace
I was so blessed...

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Categories: abuse, anger, beauty, dark,
Depravity
by Christopher Pitts
Amidst your youth, these suited truths
tailored to suit you well
only a few, but none too new
set fire to all your tells
inside your tailored hell

A fiery...

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Categories: life
Premium MemberSMILE IF YOU HAVE A WINNING HAND
by Vijay Pandit
Life can mimic a game of chance
It can be grand or awfully bland
Take your stance with a joyful glance
Go ahead and reveal your plans
Smile if...

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Categories: conflict
Premium MemberIN VIEW OF THE MIRROR
by Vijay Pandit
Muted solitary moments run for days,
as the air of discontent begins to scoff
we vent in a wordless empty praise
pretending, telling the truth to back off;
in...

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Categories: appreciation, bible, christian, god,
Premium MemberThe Days of Yore
by Ronald A. Williams
       In the days of yore our hearts bore,
       the burdens of that...

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Categories: blue, cry, golf
Premium MemberHe Slinks Over The Links
by connie pachecho
He Slinks Over The Links

He raced to the first golf hole, par he winks
Three wild shots later a turkey gobbles
Cuss words escape his lips, as...

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Categories: poems, poetry, time
Some day
by Sneha RV The Literature Lover
I cross more off. The contests I was late
to partake in. I find one judged last May.
My list grows on, I know the world won't...

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Categories: beauty, emotions, sea
For You a Quintain
by Probir Gupta
As the big fish jumps from water into the air
And the twilight sits in blue joy on its scales
I pick my words from your lustrous...

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Categories: allusion
The Son Of A Carpenter
by Adeyemi Joshua
Born without blood nest and sin piercing sting,
By divine message was his praises sung.
Gabriel announced the emergence of his Lord King.
That without blood he will...

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Categories: break up, heartbreak, lost
Tears in the Night
by Pandita Sanchez
Tears in the Night

Flipping the pages, I silently cry,				
reeling from the pain of your “Dear Jane” note.					
Stifling soft sobs, I exhale a sad sigh,	
as my...

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