The Decuain (pronounced duck•won), created by Shelley A. Cephas, aka Shelly A on Allpoetry.
It is a short poem made up of 10 lines, which can be written on any subject.
There are 10 syllables per line and the poem is written in iambic pentameter.
There are 3 set choices of rhyme scheme:
ababbcbcaa, ababbcbcbb, or ababbcbccc
For a longer Decuain poem, add more stanzas for a double, triple, quatruple, etc. Decuain.
Leap to Lancelot
They thought they had me trapped– the silly fools.