picture + form = Hoverbird

 (i)*National Poetry Month 2021

To celebrate I am sharing a picture and poetic form - everyday in April!

1 April: Lizard Toe

2 April: Open Wide

3 April: Who Am I?

4 April: Cone-y Island

5 April: Happy Birthday, Colleen!

6 April: Watermark Moon

7 April: GOTCHA!

8 April: Snow Kidding

9 April: I 'der' to Learn German

10 April: Labyrinth Enlightenment

11 April 2021 picture + form: hoverbird











picture: pixabay

poetic form: Didactic Cinquain

  • first line is one word that is subject of poem
  • second line is two adjectives that describe the subject
  • third line is three gerunds (-ing words) showing action of subject
  • fourth line is four individual words or four word phrase to describe another aspect of subject
  • fifth line is one word that is synonym to first line or very similar to it