As we stand through time (Tetracty & Eintou)

by Meena Krish   Aug 20, 2019


Though
we are
stems apart
rumor and spite
was not able to pierce the foundation
we struggled to build, for the roots of love
runs deep into
my soil with
tears and
trust,

Let this
year and lots more
flourish and bloom bundles
of memories and laughter of
you, me and us as we
stand together
through time

Eintou: African American style poetry form

Tetractys, a poetic form invented by Ray Stebbing, consists
of at least 5 lines of 1, 2, 3, 4, 10 syllables (total of 20).

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  • 2 months ago

    by Ben Pickard

    A truly lovely piece of writing, Meena.

    All the best as ever

  • 2 months ago

    by William Mae

    A beautiful tribute to your relationship and strength and deep resolve to make it even stronger and more binding

  • 2 months ago

    by Poet on the Piano

    Dear Meena, what a beautiful testament and promise to stand together, to honor and keep those roots of love and to know you have such a firm foundation. <3

  • 2 months ago

    by Brenda

    Very cool poem Meena!

  • 2 months ago

    by Dagmar Wilson

    Beautiful beautiful.

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