Posts tagged ‘nonet poetry’

October 17, 2013

Leaf Nonet

by Wendy L. Macdonald



Leaf Nonet


Time has spilled its colors in season

its  journey has come to an end

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July 24, 2013


by Caddo

If I had known then, what I know now—

Would I have been somebody else?

One who flew into the sun

Without singeing spirit;

Whose heart ne’er sizzled,

Nor eyes wept steam;

Mute lips, dry?



©Bennetta Faire, 2012

July 23, 2013

Nonet: Found When Lost

by Venkat

So many ways I have found myself
when I do not have what I want
when I am left with no choice
when no one accepts me

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March 28, 2013

PRAYER – A nonet

by journeyintopoetry


I have recently been introduced to a few different short poetry forms which I am using to help me with my poetry skills and to keep my muse awake when he (yes, he!) starts to yawn. The following one is a nonet.

A nonet has nine lines. The first line has nine syllables, the second line eight syllables, the third line seven syllables, etc… until line nine that finishes with one  syllable.

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