Richard : Writing

Sweet reparation (friendship and love)

Sweet reparation (friendship and love)

A Poem by Richard


Traditional Ballade (one I thought deserves a second look)
Blessed from above ⁓ (sensual dream)

Blessed from above ⁓ (sensual dream)

A Poem by Richard


Fives 'n Eights (see rules below)
Bound Hearts ⁓ (gratitude to love)

Bound Hearts ⁓ (gratitude to love)

A Poem by Richard


Fours 'n Eights
Brothers Vagabond ⁓ (to kindred spirits)

Brothers Vagabond ⁓ (to kindred spirits)

A Poem by Richard


Free Style (intermittent rhyming with line-break rhythm, but no set pattern)
TO FREEDOM'S BRIGHTEST DAY (4th of July)

TO FREEDOM'S BRIGHTEST DAY (4th of July)

A Poem by Richard


Unmetered Quatrains — For the "10 Words I Give" contest … Use the following 10 Words, compose a poem or story: JULY, INDEPENDENCE, BATTL..
This, Our Love ⁓ (through the seasons)

This, Our Love ⁓ (through the seasons)

A Poem by Richard


BALLAD, in 8/6/8/6 count, rhyme-scheme: abcb, defe, etc; in iambic meter.
Nighttime Reverie (lover's dream)

Nighttime Reverie (lover's dream)

A Poem by Richard


Rhyme [or, Rime] Royal
BEHIND CLOSED EYES... (a sensuous touch)

BEHIND CLOSED EYES... (a sensuous touch)

A Poem by Richard


Parabolic Quatrain