In this daily Rictameter verse, “Fireflies Dance.”
It is of the quiet, mystical delights. Nature in the seeing. Being, evolving in a spectacle of sheer silence as it dances before you void of noise. I wonder how many times we’ve crossed it or it us, unnoticed, unseen. Read more below digital art piece.
What is a Rictameter Verse?
From all the poem forms here, I have come to find a new type of poetry it is the Rictameter verse. It is thus far my favorite, it’s quite challenging. But I love challenges.
This poem uses 9 lines in the poem, and strict syllable counts 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2 with the first line repeating itself in the last line. This style of writing can be a rhyming sequence or non-rhyming lines.
I am in hopes you’ll enjoy this example of a Rictameter verse I wrote earlier in the day!
… Fireflies Dance …
the black night these small stars.
A flicker of truth, in the last
Glimmer before dawn. Fireflies, how they danced.
A love song of life. Wings flapping.
A silent harmony.
©Linda J. Wolff 2017
A Rictameter verse.
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