Have I Captured Any Hearts (Bussokusekika)

Edwin Tanguma 1966 (CA)



Have I Captured Any Hearts    (Bussokusekika)

I’m a fisherman
Though I do not fish for men
I fish for women
I do not need hooks nor nets
I believe words will suffice
Have I captured any hearts

Edwin Tanguma   Aka   Dagesh   12/10/2023

About this poem

Two can play foolish games my dear queen…Yet…Am I playing???Hearts…Spades…Rummy…Poker…21…Gin…Or Whist???Choose your poison my dear…

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Written on December 10, 2023

Submitted by EdwinRayTanguma on December 10, 2023

Modified by EdwinRayTanguma on December 10, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme X AXAXXX X
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 238
Words 44
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 1, 6, 1

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