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Rondel Poems - Poems about Rondel

Rondel Poems - Examples of all types of poems about rondel to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for rondel.
My Faint Ray of Sun
...Like the faint ray of sun on an autumn day, Thou alluring Josephus, bring all my warmth. Trestles on trees crunch while the birds play; And all the stars sparkle as if it was the fourth. ......Read More
Categories: rondel, beauty, desire, feelings, for
Form: Roundel

Drop Your Music Into My Soul
...Step into my silence, hear my tune drop your music into my soul carry parts of me not my whole absorbed Self would fail to your core attune. To your magic spell I’m not immune as with your son......Read More
Categories: rondel, feelings, magic, muse, music,
Form: Other
Stellar Rondel
... A stellar sight delights the eyes when comes the night from passing day and ends sun’s starring matinée with drama of the darkened skies. The world assumes nocturnal guise as songbirds hus......Read More
Categories: rondel, beauty, creation, feelings, poetry,
Form: Roundel
Lost Without You Rondel
...Without your love, I’ll be forever lost in a world of hurt and pain. Without your love, what will I gain? I’ll flow in life like a sad river. Why can't we be again together? Why can't we happi......Read More
Categories: rondel, fear, lost, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Rondels, Roundels and Rondeaux
...Rondels, Roundels and Rondeaux These are poetic forms similar to villanelles, with refrains (repeated lines) and sometimes double refrains. Rondel: Merciles Beaute ("Merciless Beauty") by ......Read More
Categories: rondel, art, beauty, heart, repetition,
Form: Roundel

Premium Member Double Down -A Rondel for Donald Trump
...A Rondel for Donald Trump When those Fake News polls keep coming 'round And their predictions drag you down, Just face the music like a Man And deny it all, the best you can As you try to hide......Read More
Categories: rondel, political,
Form: Roundel
Charles d'Orleans: a Medieval Marvel
...Charles d'Orleans: a Medieval Marvel Spring by Charles d’Orleans (c. 1394-1465) loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Young lovers, greeting the spring fling themselves dow......Read More
Categories: rondel, art, autumn, french, prison,
Form: Roundel
Chaucer translation: Escape
...Escape roundel by Geoffrey Chaucer translation by Michael R. Burch Since I’m escaped from Love and yet still fat, I never plan to be in his prison lean; Since I am free, I count it not a bean.......Read More
Categories: rondel, books, freedom, french, irony,
Form: Roundel
Chaucer translation: Rejection
...Rejection a roundel by Geoffrey Chaucer loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Your beauty from your heart has so erased Pity, that it's useless to complain; For Pride now holds ......Read More
Categories: rondel, beauty, french, heart, innocence,
Form: Roundel
Chaucer translation: Merciless Beauty
...Merciles Beaute ("Merciless Beauty") by Geoffrey Chaucer loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch Your eyes slay me suddenly; their beauty I cannot sustain, they wound me so, throu......Read More
Categories: rondel, beauty, heart, relationship, romance,
Form: Roundel
Medieval Poems
...Medieval Poems How Long the Night anonymous Middle English lyric, circa early 13th century AD loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch It is pleasant, indeed, while the summer las......Read More
Categories: rondel, allegory, bible, christian, england,
Form: Verse
Oft in My Thought: Charles D'Orleans translation
...Oft in My Thought by Charles D'Orleans translation by Michael R. Burch So often in my busy mind I sought, Around the advent of the fledgling year, For something pretty that I really ought To ......Read More
Categories: rondel, blessing, christian, faith, god,
Form: Roundel
Premium Member A Gift beyond Compare
...Where steeples reach to touch the sky and faithful bow their heads in prayer, a wondrous sound fills wintry air as choirs sing “Angels on High”. Exalted words take wing and fly; g......Read More
Categories: rondel, blessing, celebration, christmas, faith,
Form: Rondeau
...Oasis by Michael R. Burch for Beth I want tears to form again in the shriveled glands of these eyes dried all these long years by too much heated knowing. I want tears to course down......Read More
Categories: rondel, marriage,
Form: Verse
Geoffrey Chaucer translations
...Three Roundels by Geoffrey Chaucer I. Merciles Beaute ("Merciless Beauty") by Geoffrey Chaucer translation by Michael R. Burch Your eyes slay me suddenly; their beauty I cannot sustain, the......Read More
Categories: rondel, romance,
Form: Roundel

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