Litha Approaches ~ Cinquain I

Solstice
Evening descends
Dusky shadows lengthen
Summer’s longest day pales into
Twilight

~ kei
19 June 2014

Litha Blessings

Litha Blessings

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Definition of the Cinquain form from Shadow Poetry:

“Cinquain is a short, usually unrhymed poem consisting of twenty-two syllables distributed as 2, 4, 6, 8, 2, in five lines. It was developed by the Imagist poet, Adelaide Crapsey.”

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