Qualm: A Quinzaine

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Qualm: A Quinzaine
©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer

I believe I can do it.
Is it possible?
Oh, can I?

Photo credit: Cam Adams


In response to Blogging from A to Z ChallengeQ is for Quinzaine

Quinzaine

The Quinzaine is an internet form found at Shadow Poetry and Instant Poetry for Kids, named from the French qunize (fifteen) for the 15 syllables the poem contains.

The Quinzaine is:

  • a tristich, a 3 line poem.
  • syllabic, 7-5-3 syllables per line.
  • unrhymed.
  • composed of: L1 a statement, L2 and L3 questions related to the statement.

Missed a letter/poem? Read all Poetry from A-Z here.

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28 thoughts on “Qualm: A Quinzaine

  1. Well, I think you made the form up so you’d have a Q. That’s a joke! (If not a good one.) Really, I like the interplay you evoke–in fifteen syllables–between confidence and questioning. The statement favors confidence with the questions beneath. As confidence works in the mind.

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  2. It reminds me of the quote, “if you think you can, you can. If you think you can’t, well, then you can’t.” It’s all in the mind 🙂 And yes, I agree with everyone. You can do it. Of course you can! 😀

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