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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sestina

A sestina is a fixed verse form consisting of six stanzas of six lines each, normally followed by a ... written in Britain until the end of the 19th century. It remains a popular poetic form, and many continue to be written by contemporary poets.

www.volecentral.co.uk/vf/stanza.htm

Apr 1, 2013 ... Latest news: Several books of my poem, including Old Possum's Book of ... A 2- line stanza is called a couplet. aa is a rhymed couplet; xx an ...

www.poetryexpress.org/index.php/poetry-writing-tips/stanza-breaks

Or you might write a twelve line poem with no stanza breaks and later divide it into four tercets, or three quatrains, or six couplets. Having done so, you could go  ...

examples.yourdictionary.com/stanza-examples.html

Perhaps the best way to understand stanzas is to first thoroughly understand the definition of a stanza. A stanza is a popular term within poetry that refers to a ...

www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/45117

Related Poem Content Details. By Percy Bysshe Shelley. I bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers,. From the seas and the streams;. I bear light shade for the  ...

literarydevices.net/stanza

In poetry, a stanza is a division of four or more lines having a fixed length, meter or rhyming scheme. ... Sestet is a kind of stanza that consists of six lines. It is the ...

www.writeawriting.com/poetry/how-to-write-stanza-poem

Briefly explaining, a stanza is similar to a paragraph in an essay so selecting a stanza type for your poem means that you are limiting yourself to a particular set ...

www.english.txstate.edu/jones/fpm.html

Sonnet: traditionally a poem of fourteen iambic pentameter lines arranged in an ... Sestina: a poem containing six stanzas of six lines each, followed by a two line  ...

stylisticienne.com/two-four-six-eight-a-stanza-to-appreciate

Dec 29, 2015 ... Catherine Addison discusses the form in an excellent article on 'The Effects of the Stanza on Poetic Narrative'. She describes it as 'a rather ...

poetscollective.org/poetryforms/tag/24-lines

The Hourglass contains eight syllables per line, three stanzas, with a rhyme scheme of ... Tagged 24 lines, abab cdcd efef, Jussaume, rhymed, trick poetry ..... represents six-lines (three couplets), with couplet “B” repeating from the first stanza, ...