trip around the sun
draws to a close
in blaze of color
Hourglass poetry, created by Jane Dougherty, here she explains,
“…the form is inspired by Peter Bouchier’s lantern poem that he christened a ‘pine cone’ poem because its shape grew rather out of control. This is simpler than a pine cone, more like a butterfly quintain…”
The form: ten lines with a syllable count of 188.8.131.52.184.108.40.206.5.
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