However, I also enjoy tanka and I've found that some of the longer poems I've been writing lately are ending up in five-line stanzas....
Speaking of cinquains, there are just four days left in my blog cinquain contest. The winner will receive my extra copy of the current issue of California Quarterly.
Click here to read the blog entry where the contest entries are to be posted.
Here's something from my own cinquain repertoire:
under the earth,
months from summer's fish hook --
in the moonlit surface stillness,
-Deborah P Kolodji
first published in Full Moon, March 2005
included in unfinished book, Shadow's Ink Publications, February 2006