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A sonnet is a form of lyric poem made popular by poets such as William Shakespeare. Sonnets consist of 14 lines that usually have one or more conventional rhyme schemes, but there is more to a sonnet. What is sonnet in poetry (complete definition)?

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Premium Member In Fancy's Space
I wonder . . . do you know where poets go whenever they sit down and start to write? I think the answer’s easy. We should know it’s where one’s thoughts and feelings can take flight! The poet focuses...Read More
Categories: poets,
Form: Sonnet

Celebrating flow of life
Within the pause of each heartbeat within In the void of polarity exchange We feel love calling as bliss ignition Spacial stillness arousing stirrings strange Consciousness expansion invisible Entwined with all of divine creation Nestled in our hearts love...Read More
Categories: spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Winds Of Change
I was a rose cored inside your bosom a verity of truth so seldom seen place your hand on the spot where I blossomed you'll feel the shiver of my petaleen you were the...Read More
Categories: appreciation, lost love,
Form: Sonnet
Where do poets go
Poets may pen to pine, preach, praise and proclaim sapient and sapid some stir the soul, some leave us high and dry and try to maim, wonder what is their design and their goal? On modernity and mythology ...Read More
Categories: life,
Form: Sonnet
Distant jewels of night inthrall my eye. A timeless question forms upon my mind. Universe. Compared to you, what am I? Inside I feel alien to humankind... With their fruitless efforts to quantify- eternity and shape reality. They place limits on...Read More
Categories: art, deep, extended metaphor,
Form: Sonnet

Premium Member Sonnet for Winds of Change
SONNET FOR WINDS OF CHANGE Cross cirrus sky swift brush strokes paint mares' tails Tree tops are in restless susurration, While cumbrous clouds traverse in vapour trails Mead grass is fanned in wild undulation Lake face whipped to agitated motion Plumes...Read More
Categories: life, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Stolen words
Brook...Read More
Categories: romantic,
Form: Sonnet
Fearless in the void
Rapid currents; we know not how to swim What is at stake, is life of fleeting form We let go, celebrating outcome grim Vibrant in currents delightfully warm No sooner we surrender, to the flow The turbulent tides turn in...Read More
Categories: spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Peaceful Contentment of the Mind
That we could dance upon the dew dry grass beneath a bluish sky with little cloud, we listen to the music grand as brass as clapping cheered us from the evening crowd. How quickly we fatigue,...Read More
Categories: appreciation, happiness,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Passion Flowers
Brook...Read More
Categories: beauty, passion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Winds of change
Straight out of my dreams and into my heart Love came stepping in from out of the blue Life changing in many ways from the start A spark struck between two that grew and grew. Happy were the...Read More
Categories: change, heart, love, miss
Form: Sonnet
The Last One
A pale man lay in an old peoples' home, And told his story to a nurse's aid. From time to time his mind did seem to roam - She was understanding and so she stayed. He told of...Read More
Categories: lost love,
Form: Sonnet
On Botticelli's The Birth Of Venus
Her eyes draw a heavenly peace to mind, Where the green color of the sea doth dwell. Her face is a beauteous wishing well, Which reveals her splendor to all mankind. Her golden hair gently blows in the wind, As...Read More
Categories: art, beautiful, beauty, birth,
Form: Sonnet
Vibrant inner silence
Allowing each pulse to be felt within Without perceptional interference Silencing ego borne stuporous din With the universe thus in alliance Blockages so removed, the flow is gentle In childlike trust, we melt into the void In clear light, we behold...Read More
Categories: spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Small Exiles
The year edges nearer to completion, Another Christmas to be endured, With the usual commercial outlay, Including much unwise repletion From the junk food to which we are lured; On this overtly self-indulgent day, To celebrate the faith's loveliest child, Who never...Read More
Categories: sonnet, children, christmas, faith, food,
Form: Curtal Sonnet

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