Sarah gives us a Roundabout in her Lucky Dip Challenge this week.
The Roundabout is a four stanza poem, with each stanza consisting of 5 lines. The poem is written in iambic and the lines have 4 feet, 3 feet, 2 feet, 2 feet and 3 feet respectively. The rhyme scheme is abccb/bcddc/cdaad/dabba. Roundabouts can be on any subject.
Did you see it coming? It happened once again night fell here dreams so near… It happened once again fairies danced in sun and rain monsters induced fear stories born golden morn monsters induced fear I embellish and smear fingers, roses and thorns adding bling ropes and swing fingers, roses and thorns stories breathe, writer scorns Yet … sees a book breathing ink and pen writer’s den yet sees a book breathing