Why do you bother with all those poetic forms?
With feets and meters?
Syllable and word count?
Rhyme and rhythm?
With inventing nonce forms?
Because I love to play with words!
Making them dance.
Letting meaning between the lines shine.
That’s passion! Not bother!©RedCat
I’ve gotten asked these questions again today for the umpteenth time. So it was already swirling in my mind.
Next time I’ll direct the asker to this post!
Written for tonight’s Quadrille prompt over at dVerse.
Read other Quadrilles by me here.