Moon’s Song: A Deten*
is the best part
of a long tiring day,
tucked in soft bed, cuddling, snuggling,
watching married soul’s pray
no noise can bother, even scream,
twinkling bright stars
and dark night’s peaceful bay,
erasing deep yesterday scars,
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The Deten is:
- a 15 line poem made up of 3 cinquains.
- meter at the discretion of the poet. Iambic pentameter is suggested, but tetrameter or sprung rhythm would also work. It might interesting to use the Crapsey Cinquain syllabic frame 2-4-6-8-2.
- rhymed abcab decde fgcfg.