The Poetic Form of the Week is Joseph’s Star.
The Joseph’s Star, a poetry form created by Christina R Jussaume on 08/06/07 in memory of her Dad. This poem has no rhyme, and is written according to syllable counts. Syllables are 1, 3, 5, 7, 7, 5, 3, and 1. The poem may be written on any subject, be center aligned, has no stanza limit, and should have complete statements in each line.
This example poem is featured in my 3rd Poetry collection, entitled, “Spiritual Living Waters.”
Tribute to Parents Dad I do miss I think of our love I fall back on memories I know your together now I have no sadness For now I Write **** Mom I love you I feel your presence I know you are real happy You are in paradise now You tend God’s gardens On bended Knee **** I Hear angels You are both among Mom greets the new arrivals Dad escorts them to meet God As Daughter I’m proud To be your Seed **** Now You must wait God helps me with verse I write to praise Holy name Both of you are guardians I cherish you both Forever Yours Copyright © 2008 Christina R Jussaume
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