Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet – 7/5 Trochee
“The 7/5 Trochee consists of 2 or more quatrain stanzas with the following set rules:
Syllable pattern: 7/5/7/5
Rhyme Scheme: a/b/c/b or a/b/a/b
“Trochee” means alternating stressed and unstressed beats in each line. In the 7/5 Trochee, each line begins and ends with a stressed syllable.”
Kind words do so much to help
people in distress
Smiles can change their day
Try it, remove stress.
All of us experience
moodiness and blues
Times we feel life makes no sense
Read some Dr. Seuss.