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Poetry for Jonathan
This is a collection of poetry that I'm working on for my grandson.
The Essence, created by Emily Romano is a short, structured form of two-lines,
six syllables each with an end rhyme and internal rhyme.
Large trunks they can’t conceal
Boisterous elephant seals
Eight-ette: 8 lines.
Syllable Count: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8
Rhyme Scheme: a-b-a-b-c-d-c-d
Variation of rhyme scheme: a-a-b-b-c-c-d-d.
Lying on the beach
Sparing with other males
They’re too few females for each
Only the strongest male prevails