Richard : Writing

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
You ⁓ (wisp of love)

You ⁓ (wisp of love)

A Poem by Richard


Unmetered Quatrains
Daydreaming’s Gifts (sweet fantasy)

Daydreaming’s Gifts (sweet fantasy)

A Poem by Richard


Primetime, an original form.
Release to love (sadness is)

Release to love (sadness is)

A Poem by Richard


English [Shakespearean] Sonnet
Love's Seasons ⁓ (sweet reverie)

Love's Seasons ⁓ (sweet reverie)

A Poem by Richard


Rhyming Couplets
Loving You ⁓ (a simple poem of love)

Loving You ⁓ (a simple poem of love)

A Poem by Richard


Quatrains in 8-count.
EVERYDAY HERO (my brother)

EVERYDAY HERO (my brother)

A Poem by Richard


Free Verse