Poetry: April 07, 2021 Issue [#10698]
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 This week: April Shower Your Poetry Garden
  Edited by: RedWritingHood♡WDC
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1. About this Newsletter
2. A Word from our Sponsor
3. Letter from the Editor
4. Editor's Picks
5. A Word from Writing.Com
6. Ask & Answer
7. Removal instructions

About This Newsletter



"A poet is a nightingale, who sits in darkness and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds."

Percy Bysshe Shelley




"It is written on the arched sky; it looks out from every star. It is the poetry of Nature; it is that which uplifts the spirit within us."

John Ruskin (1819-1900)





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Letter from the editor




April Shower Your Poetry Garden



I listen to the rain against the windows, thinking about my happy garden.

Like that garden, as poets we create this portfolio garden of work. The more you practice poetry, the bigger and more vibrant it becomes. Sometimes that work is the fertilizer in our garden, sometimes it's the sunshine, and other times it's the rain. All come together to make a great garden.


Take advantage of every opportunity to make an amazing poetry garden. To help you along the way, here is another poetry form to practice.



Tri-fall


Poet Jan Turner invented the tri-fall.


MUST HAVES


--Line count: 18

--Number of stanzas: 3 (6 lines per stanza)

--Meter: Syllabic in the following format: 6, 3, 8, 6, 3, 8

--Rhyme in the following format: ABCABC


COULD HAVES or WHAT IS THE POET’S CHOICE IN ALL THIS?


--Alignment

--Word count, as long as the stanza count, line count and syllabic format are followed

--Topic/theme



SOURCE NOTES:


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Editor's Picks



Theme: Tri-fall

The Decline  [E]
Where has our spirit gone? (Form: Tri-Fall)
by 🌓 HuntersMoon

 A Song of Madoc  [E]
A Tri-Fall poem about the story of Madoc the son of Prince Owain, ruler of North Wales.
by KSutton working on 5th book

 Castles in the Sand  [E]
Rhythm & Rhyme Contest Entry - Jun 2010 - Tri-Fall Form
by Jeff

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by A Guest Visitor

His Rainbow of Love  [E]
Phrase Prompt: Send me a rainbow; Form Tri-Fall
by ShelleyA~11 years at WDC

 In the Field  [E]
A poem about baseball. See you at the game!
by Self-Asylum (Nichole Sauve)

 Rest & Relaxation  [E]
My entry for the Rhythm and Rhyme Contest (Tri-Fall)
by Rachel Lynn

 
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Ask & Answer



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If so, send it through the feedback section at the bottom of this newsletter OR click the little envelope next to my name RedWritingHood♡WDC and send it through email.


Shares in response to last month's newsletter challenge:


From: JCosmos
Comment: Three Irish heritage poems

Rannaigheacht Mhorr Writing.Com

Drinking my hot coffee dream
Must have cream and honey not
Ought to be just augh steam
Dark screams as I drink a dark shot
in the dawning light see love
My dove sleeping there be
Filling me holding her glove
My true love belongs be me


Snamh Saud Poem

hot coffee
not toffee
in morning
get going
my hot mood
a rude dude
drinking nude
lust growing


Irish Rain Poem Writing Com

Drinking my hot coffee in the morn
all that I can do is drink
whenever I drink, I am born
I am living in the blink



From: CircAid
Comment: I am part French. Here is my French Form Poem
"Fail x2 [E]



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