Written for: Poems of Garden Gnomes – Form Friday: Vers Beaucoup
Each stanza consists of four lines with a rhyming word scheme of:
Each rhyme can only use a MAXIMUM of three words. The fourth “a” rhyme carried over to the second line causes enjambment and creates a strong internal rhyming structure.
Are you proud of the loud roaring crowd
who endowed him as leader–a non reader,
teetering of the edge of insanity’s ledge,
wielding a sledgehammer, and short on grammar?