Emily's Song (Nonet)

by Maple Tree   Feb 26, 2012

Her heart radiates sweet happiness
shining bright as a morning star
moonbeams whisper of friendship
supportive and precious
a beautiful soul
when singing
her life

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 withone syllable. It can be on any subject and
rhyming is optional.


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  • 6 years ago

    by Yakori bint Muhammed

    This is awe-inspiring and sweet. I'm an amateur with forms but i'm sure going to try out a Nonet sometime sooner or later. Beautiful wordings with a slight touch of nature. You made it seem simple with this heart warming poem. Utterly lovely. Kudos! sister, blessings to you.

  • 6 years ago

    by Paul Gondwe

    Beautifully written..though i am not good with forms but this is very captivating and has given me the desire to try out forms

  • 6 years ago

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  • 6 years ago

    by Lioness

    Awww gorgeous!!! Such a lovely poem for a lovely girl


  • 6 years ago

    by Ronel McCarthy

    Beautiful synopsis of friendship . Lovely form