Shiver Me Tulips (Nonet)

by tjtherien

Poetry challenge: Nonet.

Snow in April is so depressing
Winter refuses to let go
Weather man second guessing
Which way chill wind will blow

Frozen kiss blessing
Tulips shiver
Ice and

7 Responses to “Shiver Me Tulips (Nonet)”

  1. Brilliant! You even settled rhyme into you lines. Lovely poem.

    • thank you very much…this form is still new to me and I am still experimenting…trying to figure out how to incorporate a rhyme scheme into the body…I still have a lot of work to do…again thank you

  2. This is terific! And the rhyming too; there’s another challenge for me!! 🙂

    • thank you very much…I find it easier to rhyme than not to believe it or not…I’m still not completely happy with the rhyme scheme…I find the form extremely challenging

  3. wonderful and i pity the gold blossom !

    • thank you Deborah…I pity them too…we’ve had 3 false springs and snow storms after each…we are due for in ice storm tomorrow…sigh…well like the mighty tulip I will preserver


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