Mary and Joseph



The couple’s arrived!
World in Great Expectation.
“No Room at the Inn!”

About this poem

This haiku poem is a tale of the classic Christian story about “The World’s Greatest Gift!”

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Written on December 17, 2021

Submitted by karlcfolkes on December 17, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABC
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 77
Words 15
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 3

Karl Constantine FOLKES

Retired educator of Jamaican ancestry with a lifelong interest in composing poetry dealing particularly with the metaphysics of self-reflection; completed a dissertation in Children’s Literature in 1991 at New York University entitled: An Analysis of Wilhelm Grimm’s ‘Liebe Mili’ (translated into English as “Dear Mili”), Employing Von Franzian Methodological Processes of Analytical Psychology. The subject of the dissertation concerned the process of Individuation. more…

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