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A quintain (sicilian) is a form of five-line poem written in iambic pentameter with a rhyme sequence of a.b.a.b.a, but there is more to a quintain (sicilian). What is quintain (sicilian) in poetry (complete definition)?

Premium Member Bereaved
I wonder why bereaved people even bother with mourning clothes when the grief itself provides such an unmistakable wardrobe. Jandy Nelson What I scribe assists and soothes the pain. Conceal my thoughts and jam in my silence. A...Read More
Categories: angst, bereavement, confusion, fate,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)



Premium Member Logic can be taxing
Nothing quite like taxpaying civilians: tax billionaires of all of their billions. But win ‘em a lottery? Resolve gets quite watery: seems the IRS wants two hundred million. ---------- People reportedly outraged at having to pay $200M in tax on an...Read More
Categories: humor, irony,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Embrace or Apreciate
Savoring the dawn on the grassy meadow Your smile would reverberate in the sky A fantastic life as the sun comes after shadow I loved the shivering breeze in your eye   And after death, let it follow deep...Read More
Categories: appreciation, feelings,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member The Cali's freedom stand
As a credo, freedom is a way of abounding. It depicts the core of man and his existence. A memory that calls for full understanding. How can we scale liberty based on choice? Giving up one's needs is...Read More
Categories: analogy, appreciation, courage, freedom,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
A December Memento
My sister made me see lavender That day in December, Twenty-nine gifts show her heart's tender; A time to remember That silk saree and thank gift sender. 14th December 2022 (She gave me 29 gifts, all in different shades...Read More
Categories: december, giving, memory, sister,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)



Premium Member Freedom Pub
Comes the time when freedom expires The gathering need of a patriotic cabal One chancing upon such surely inquires In time meaningful writing on the wall Utmost secrecy Freedom Pub requires. Written December 8, 2022 Submitted to "Freedom Pub" Poetry...Read More
Categories: freedom, patriotic, places,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member A December Memento
When Mama lay dying a sad Christmas because We visited her in Memorial on that Christmas Eve, She’d hidden away our presents as old Santa Claus. She told us where to find them as we got up to...Read More
Categories: christmas, death, mother, remember,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Fresh Awake
In the white-mind of awakening sleep Before the familiar thought-color knocks, Infused in emotions the colors keep, To possess mind in familiar-flummox; When the mind is yet still and no voice talks Here the moment of freedom absolute Resides in stillness:...Read More
Categories: emotions, freedom, introspection,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Fairy Castles
Snow falling softly o’er the meadow Banking against the old rail fence, It creates a magnificent afterglow, I haven’t seen like it before, or since This display formed by the recent snow. Ice crystals forming on dried stalks Creating a wonderland...Read More
Categories: perspective, snow, winter,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member My Final Word
One wonders what might be their final word, And I, too, have pondered it from time to time. I do not wish to be a terminal, boring poetry nerd, But I am absolutely sure mine will be a...Read More
Categories: fun, word play,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Looking for Gems
A few poets ask if I ever read their poems As a matter of fact, I do; from time to time But I don’t comment on the mere ho-hums, I look for originality, creativity, and rhyme And I try...Read More
Categories: how i feel, poetry,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Agonistes
I cannot imagine a world without antagonists Although I've thought it clearly more fun Minus those in whom argumentation persists Arguing for argument’s sake, getting little done But coming across as an expert, they’ll insist. Look no further than the...Read More
Categories: america, anti bullying, political,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Cosmos of Satin Purses
The stars are lighting up dusk’s aftermath With a million Christmases’ twinkling light Tiny dots to be connected in a serigraph Covering the earth with a dome of white To show us the Milky Way’s chalky path. A full moon...Read More
Categories: light, night, sky, universe,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Memorial Day Ceremony
Death knell sounds over our village green For all the veterans who eternally lie, Whose presence will never again be seen Because on foreign fields they had to die, We continue to ask, “What does it mean?” So young and...Read More
Categories: memorial, memory, veterans day,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)
Premium Member Something About A Tree
Something about a tree that welcomes me and pulls me in with its majestic charms, as graceful limbs reach out in joy- so free to lure me close with gentle, giant arms that sign with every breeze- I welcome...Read More
Categories: appreciation, tree, tribute,
Form: Quintain (Sicilian)

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