Poetry by Jeff Green

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triplet

by cricketjeff on May 23, 2010.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

Cinquains
are not my thing
no rhyme and no meter
three different forms to choose from
DAMN IT

verses
where words
are merely counted
not chosen for musicality
weird!

Poetry
beautiful, heartfelt
teasing pleasing appeasing
the greatest gift of man to his gods
perfection

Author notes

A rather lovely cinquain by Anna Emkah http://allpoetry.com/poem/3979587 is the prompt here. I believe there are three different recipes for a cinquain, so I wrote one of each. All opinions expressed are for the purposes of the poem, not necessarily for the way I feel