Analysis of Dreams Forgotten

Whispers before me,
echoes behind

Voices portending,
words to remind

Sleepless imprisoned,
nights linger on

Shadows approaching
—memory gone

(Dreamsleep: May, 2020)

Scheme XA BA XC BC X
Poetic Form
Metre 10011 1001 10010 1101 10010 1101 1010 1001 11
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 158
Words 22
Sentences 1
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 1
Lines Amount 9
Letters per line (avg) 15
Words per line (avg) 2
Letters per stanza (avg) 27
Words per stanza (avg) 4
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on May 03, 2020

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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