Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Tuesday Tritina Challenge: Week Five

What is my May poetry challenge?  Write a Tritina a week. The length and repetition in the Tritina may be and easy form. The Tritina is related to the Sestina.

This poem from the twentieth-century invention contains the following Form:

  1 2 3          - End words of lines in first tercet.
  3 1 2          - End words of lines in second tercet.
  2 3 1          - End words of lines in third tercet.
  (1 2 3)        - Words contained in the final line.

Summer Break

Mission accomplished!
One year is over
Time to take a break

Make a productive break
Enjoy what you have accomplished
School is over

It is hard to believe is over
It is time to take a break
Believe in what you have accomplish

What you have accomplish, one more year, deserve a break!

(Tritina, @Mejia 2016)

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