Richard : Writing

A new year ~ to spend loving You (longing)

A new year ~ to spend loving You (longing)

A Poem by Richard


Free Style: No set syllable-count per line, with intermittent rhymes throughout. I warn you, "it's long", but the heart and pen must have their say.
Cold Bright Whiteness (innocence lost)

Cold Bright Whiteness (innocence lost)

A Poem by Richard


Unmetered Rhyming Couplets (formerly Unmetered Quatrains) in honor of Einstein Noodles' love of flowers.
Daisies⁓* (moments gifted)

Daisies⁓* (moments gifted)

A Poem by Richard


Simple Quatrains in 8-count abab cdcd rhymes.
~ King of it All ~ (to resolve)

~ King of it All ~ (to resolve)

A Poem by Richard


Unmetered Quatrains
Wild flames of dreams ⁓ (passion's touch)

Wild flames of dreams ⁓ (passion's touch)

A Poem by Richard


English [Shakespearean] Sonnet
Love Gave Me Sight ... (soul breaths)

Love Gave Me Sight ... (soul breaths)

A Poem by Richard


Sextets in a 9-count and ababab, cdcdcd, etc; rhyme-scheme.
⁓ How you'll know I Love You ⁓ (simple love poem)

⁓ How you'll know I Love You ⁓ (simple..

A Poem by Richard


English [Shakespearean] Sonnet Doublet
I speak to thee of Love ⁓ (imagery shared)

I speak to thee of Love ⁓ (imagery shared)

A Poem by Richard


Prose Poetry (of thoughts, feelings, emotions spoken to an imaginary lover) something a little different from me … I hope it's okay.
Heartsong⁓* (desire)

Heartsong⁓* (desire)

A Poem by Richard


Doubledown Style 1 (or) Eights 'n Sixes