Quintet II

Quintet II
Type:  Structure, Metrical Requirement
Description:  A five-line syllabic form much like the cinquain with an extra syllable in each line: 3, 5, 7, 9, 3.
Schematic:
xxx
xxxxx
xxxxxxx
xxxxxxxxx
xxx
Rhythm/Stanza Length:  5
Line/Poem Length:           5

Pasted from http://www.poetrybase.info/forms/005/502.shtml

My thanks to Charles L. Weatherford for his years of work on the wonderful Poetrybase resource.

Unrhymed 5 line poem
Syllabic: 3/5/7/9/3

My example poem

Emulated (Quintet II)

He watches
everything you do
because you’re his grand-papa.
You know that’s true. Other’s watch you too.
Think of that.

© Lawrencealot – August 18, 2014

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