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A terza rima poem is a form of poetry composed of iambic tercets (three-line groupings), but there is more to terza rima. What is terza rima in poetry (complete definition)?

MAMMA My mother is sadly now just a faint memory As her passing was a number of decades ago But always caring, maternal, and good to me Of course, classed as a baby boomer, I know I was to be...Read More
Categories: age, cancer, eulogy, heartbreak,
Form: Terza Rima

Premium Member In the Eyes of Love
Breaking my heart with quiet smiles, sensations Akin to dewlike joys, blended with chances, Gentle feelings flowing, breathless creations… Welcoming my soul’s doting, as light dances, Whispering across the heart, still - as the light, Reflecting all the grace this...Read More
Categories: appreciation, love,
Form: Terza Rima
SPONTANEITY One day, the idea came to me, just like that And my own, not inspired by some deity A bit like pulling a rabbit from a hat So could it now be time for some gaiety And wave goodbye...Read More
Categories: fantasy, scary,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member All Seasons Come to an End
Winter's breath makes the willow weep with grief for leaving her branches bare as frigid winds blow. She cries for her leaves demise. Life was far too brief. It's the season when sunlight casts a deep amber glow. Ochre...Read More
Categories: winter,
Form: Terza Rima
BUILDING TENSION The day approaches, and it is not long now Before my decision’s made, a prize to award As judge I have delayed it, as time will allow I have received threats that I have to record Either one...Read More
Categories: angst, corruption,
Form: Terza Rima

Premium Member Forgive me
Forgive me if I should adore you too much, but these pangs of yearning keep calling your name, Drunk from desires to once again feel your touch. Only your kiss can quench the angst of...Read More
Categories: absence, love,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Lonesome
“Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.” —Maya Angelou Lonesomeness dreads the twinkling afore sleep falls, Soft and soundless, blessing with the hues of night, Rustling...Read More
Categories: god, loneliness, lonely,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Novello
Vagabond woman racing a train aggressively seeks adventure; Novello taste renews once again; How far can she go and endure? The answer’s in the open road; Fine scenery flies in a blur; Ideas focus as wheels slow, adrenaline you will feel...Read More
Categories: adventure, emotions, feelings,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member A Fuss
Our differences are like the pieces of a puzzle called life. ~~~ We’re like black and white, forever disparate. While I look to the right, you search the left side. Though we’re so opposite, I see your merit. When I’ve...Read More
Categories: hate, heart, love, marriage,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Bueno Sera
Sunset’s on fire mañana sera; The sky mirrors desire’s smile caught on my face que bonita; Un bella noche gaze up a while; Lashes dance with cosmic dust embedded now it’s just my style; Such anticipation I may bust, dreams linger too...Read More
Categories: emotions, feelings, happiness,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Unscratched Itch
Folks of the suburbs sting thy heart Tongues of mosquitos suck thy soul Stories leak no finish nor start The histamine I can’t control Spreads out from cranium to my toe. All lips kiss thy cheek for one goal. Pictures...Read More
Categories: anxiety, confidence, depression, society,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member It Is You
It is you, who makes my sweetest dreams come true. You inspire my heart with love that stirs my dreams, Kiss away my fears with passion that’s brand-new. It is you, my love, who stays with me, it...Read More
Categories: i love you, love,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Opposing Poetry
6 lines from Firefly Memories (Terza Rima) As the night rolled into a darkness rich With glimmering fireflies, vibrant, quiet And happy, charming, able to bewitch I caught them in Mason jars that riot Lights going on and off, soft,...Read More
Categories: butterfly, insect, morning, night,
Form: Terza Rima
A YEAR TO FORGET We all have times we’d like to forget, it’s true Perhaps a moment, a day, a month or year One must discard the old and embrace the new I think there’s a time and a...Read More
Categories: farewell,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Rewrite Now
Bring back the taste of homemade gifts normalize giving straight from the heart; A look back is how this mindset shifts; Time together is a good place to start, the best present is to be in the moment; Life...Read More
Categories: december, emotions, feelings, holiday,
Form: Terza Rima

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