puppets cued by fancy advertising
glossy pages attractive perfection
yammering prophets seek higher ratings
live feed draws those left without any hope
The d’Verse prompt is Cue over at the Poetry Pub where the pool tables are hot and the drinks cold.
Author’s note: This quadrille is written as a Double-Double Tetractys: 1, 2, 3, 4, 10, 10, 4, 3, 2, 1 with a total of 80 syllables.
goose feather quill
signed Declaration of Independence
Benjamin Franklin all hang together
scratch of feathers
Prompt at d’Verse Poets is to come fly with me. This poem popped into my head.
Tetractys, a poetic form invented by Ray Stebbing, consists of at least 5 lines of 1, 2, 3, 4, 10 syllables (total of 20). Tetractys can be written with more than one verse, but must follow suit with an inverted syllable count. Tetractys can also be reversed and written 10, 4, 3, 2, 1.
Poetics prompt making wishes at dVerse.
after much editing and proof reading
hope submission will not be rejected
My first attempt at a Tetractys [1,2,3,4,10 syllables] inverted double verse.
gossip flows freely from righteous members
fresh baked no sugar flaky tart filling
Three Word Wednesday prompt #494