Posts tagged ‘Didactic poetry’

August 17, 2017

Look and Live

by Angela Umphers Rueger

The blundering fools, why must they murmur so?
But I was one of them, and yes, I know

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February 8, 2014

Didactic:What Love Is

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem.


Love is not to match
Between you and me
There is this catch
For us to find and see

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February 7, 2014

Didactic: Best At The Middle

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem.


Life, best at the middle
A past neither heavy
Nor a future too far to look for

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February 7, 2014

Didactic Poetry: To Go Beyond

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem


Love or hate may come in your heart
But to live by truth is the duty
Beauty or ugliness may seem in the eye
But to look within is the purpose

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February 6, 2014

Rhyme Royal

by tjtherien

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem.

Words wrapped into stanza in perfect coil
The scheme of all schemes lay at this apple’s core
a-b-a-b-b-c-c, poet’s foil
The sharpest blade in poet’s chest of war
Rusted because it isn’t used anymore
Now thought of as peculiar, odd and quite queer
Lost in text collecting dust year after year

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February 5, 2014

Poetry challenge: Didactic Poem.

by Harry

Didactic Poetry challenge.

Didactic Poetry is a form intended for instruction such as for knowledge or to teach 

the reader to learn skills, science, philosophy, love, crafts, humour, etc.  

Enjoy yourselves and I hope you all take part.

It looks like a hard challenge.

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February 4, 2014


by lviswa

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem.



Demeaned to be polite and gentle myself

the fabric of me smarts and adorns impatience

welcoming smartness & brainwaves at challenging times

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February 3, 2014

Didactic Challenge: What Life Isn’t

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: Didatic poem.


It isn’t what was said
But what was not understood
It isn’t what was felt
But what was not observed

It isn’t what was thought
But what was not learned
It isn’t what was understood
But what was not performed

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January 30, 2014

Writers block: Didactic Poetry.

by Harry

Writers block: Didactic Poetry challenge.

I sit here for what seems an eternity

staring at the blank page in front

i start to think of the absurdity

and make an effort to confront

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