Eloquence: An Endecha*
your sweet eloquent soft tongue
turned my black heart into red,
until my mind realized
what my ears denied— white lies are your best friend.
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The Endecha is
- stanzaic, written in any number of quatrains.
- syllabic, written with 7-7-7-11 syllables per line.
- rhymed, rhyme scheme xaxa xbxb etc., x being unrhymed. The rhyme is often consonance only but true rhyme may be used.