Saving Mortality

"The very first Easter taught us this: that life never ends and love never dies."– Kate McGahan A memoryDistant and dullSwells in my mindMy childhood dogLong since passed awayRunning in the windLapping at my faceResting at my feetA lifetime laterI still feel the love Love Never Dies Saviour A saviourMust be justIn action and wordA … Continue reading Saving Mortality

Ae freislighe: The Starch Saviour

People in the afterglowmarch yourselves to the steeplePraise be to the potato starch saviour of the people Quatrain stanzas (4-line stanzas)7 syllables per lineLines 1 and 3 rhyme together, but they rhyme as three syllables (xxa)Lines 2 and 4 rhyme together as two syllables (xb)The final syllable, word, or line of the entire poem should be … Continue reading Ae freislighe: The Starch Saviour