Analysis of Courage to Love.

Balloons were floating from strings
Like sparse spectacles of pink and blue.
The baby rocked inside its pouch
Seeing nought but dream of heavens hue
Voices competed with the heart in waves
Flooding the air singing one who saves
The baby was here, the time was nigh
She let out her screams, they let out a sigh.
Covered and cleaned and held up high
A strapping healthy baby boy.

Poetic Form Tetractys  (20%)
Etheree  (20%)
Metre 0101011 111001101 01010111 101111101 1001010101 100110111 010110111 1110111101 10010111 01010101
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 368
Words 69
Sentences 3
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 10
Lines Amount 10
Letters per line (avg) 30
Words per line (avg) 7
Letters per stanza (avg) 304
Words per stanza (avg) 69

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Written on October 07, 2021

Submitted by heathert.34240 on October 07, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Heather Lydia Thornhill

Moods and mindsets poetry. Published. Book in progress: Don't talk rot. more…

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