It remains a popular poetic form, and many continue to be written by .... The
sestina is composed of six stanzas of six lines (sixains), followed by a stanza of
... The Cloud. POEM; RELATED CONTENT Discover this poem's context and
related poetry. .... Poetic Terms Rhymed Stanza, Common Measure, Pastoral.
A complex French verse form, usually unrhymed, consisting of six stanzas of six
lines each and a three-line envoy. The end words of the first stanza are repeated
On six-line Poetry....Leny Roovers; Couplets: Days Pass By...........Etain Druantia;
Stave Stanza: The Night Is Dark....Teagan; Envelope Couplet: Tomorrow.
Sep 25, 2004 ... The sestina follows a strict pattern of the repetition of the initial six end-words of
the first stanza through the remaining five six-line stanzas, ...
Serpentine Verse, Line or stanza of poetry which begins and ends with the same
word. Sesta Rima, A six line stanza composed of a quatrain and a couplet and ...
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 ...
Stanza Examples. Perhaps the best way to understand stanzas is to first
thoroughly understand the definition of a stanza. A stanza is a popular term within
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
A group of lines forming a section of a poem. A two-line ... A six-line stanza is
called a sestet. ... An eight-line stanza is called an octave, or sometimes an octet.