Posts tagged ‘Villanelle poem’

October 16, 2014

That Gulls Flyin’ Low – Villanelle – October 16, 2014

by Georgia

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That Gull’s Flyin’ Low … (Villanelle)

 

That gull’s flyin’ low, into the east
His longing call woke me up at dawn
On this special day, when I should feast —

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April 20, 2013

The Song of Odin (Villanelle)

by tjtherien

Yggdrasil the ashen and aged three rooted tree
Omnipotent Odin, singular vision, one eyed
At the center of the nine worlds of cosmology
Where divine immortal would confront his destiny
Arrives with the wolves Freki and Geri flanking his side
Yggdrasil the ashen and aged three rooted tree
From highest branch, by the neck swinging Deity
For the Runic Alphabet commit suicide
At the center of the nine worlds of cosmology

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