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.
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
My example poem
Emulated (Quintet II)
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