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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Curtal Long Hymnal Stanza

Curtal Long Hymnal Stanza

Structure, Metrical Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Stanzaic
A stanzaic form composed of three lines of iambic tetrameter and one of iambic dimeter rhymed abab.
xX xX xX xA
xX xX xX xB
xX xX xX xA
xX xB

My Thanks to Charles L. Weatherford for the wonderful PoetryBase resource.

My Example Poem

My All   (Curtal Long Hymnal Stanza)

I must now be
in total thrall;
demand from me
my all.

I'll give no less,
for when inspired
I know my best's

And if I fail
the lack's my own.
I'll guzzle ale

© Lawrencealot - April 30, 2014

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