by Jad   Apr 11, 2010

Iridescent lights up the sky,
Spewing shapes left and right
Showing awe on face and in eyes.
Marveling at the sight.

Moments now to last evermore,
memories to treasure,
don't fade.
Replayed in our minds, adored
by hearts for the pleasure
Memento, created by Emily Romano is a poem about a holiday or an anniversary, consisting of two stanzas as follows: the syllable count should be 8 beats for line one; 6 beats for line two; and two beats for line three. This is repeated twice for each stanza. The rhyme scheme is: a/b/c/a/b/c for each of the two stanzas.


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  • 8 years ago

    by Sylvia

    Nice work Austin, brought a good view and memory of the 4th of July. Good work with the form as well.

  • 8 years ago

    by Courageous Dreamer

    Perfection, you did an awesome job. I wish it was the 4th of July , fireworks are very beautiful. I hope you get to see them this year & it doesn't rain. Beautiful write.