Give Them A Wave – An Octelle

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(5) Words: | WAVE | COOL| PREVENT | BRIGHT | WATCH |

The Octelle, created by Emily Romano, is a poem consisting of eight lines using personification and symbolism in a telling manner. The syllable count structure for this verse is 8, 8, 7, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8, and the rhyme scheme is aa/bb/cc/aa. The first two lines and the last two lines are identical.

Give them a wave as you pass them
Watch them admire you like bright gem
A star they think you are cool
Prevent them from being fool
Being famous doesn’t last
Enjoy it and have a blast
Give them a wave as you pass them
Watch them admire you like bright gem

(c) ladyleemanila 2016

For: Weekly Writing Prompt #28 by the secret keeper

 

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