Analysis of About Charles



reading his work always puts me in a good mood

reminds me
of how simple words
can bear
complex meanings

how insignificant
ambitions
in the grand
yet not
scheme of things
mean nothing

the endless cycle
repeating
mistake after mistake
until the lesson
eradicates itself

making excuses
telling lies
self medicating
as though
vitality depends on it
it doesn't

leaving
infectious afterthoughts
before you can draw conclusions
but not after
you have already submitted
to the beautiful mind
that made you wonder
why nobody listened
not enough, anyway.


Scheme X XXXA BCXXAD XDXXX XXDXXB DXCEXXEXX
Poetic Form
Metre 10111110011 011 11101 11 1010 10100 010 001 11 111 110 01010 010 011001 01010 101 10010 101 1100 11 01000111 110 10 01010 01111010 1110 11010010 101001 11110 1110 10110
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 707
Words 88
Sentences 1
Stanzas 6
Stanza Lengths 1, 4, 6, 5, 6, 9
Lines Amount 31
Letters per line (avg) 15
Words per line (avg) 3
Letters per stanza (avg) 76
Words per stanza (avg) 15
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Submitted by 13 on May 10, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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