Humor Poetry posted November 14, 2017


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An Ampeletum - in reply...

A Farkin' Crow

by tfawcus


The author has placed a warning on this post for violence.
Oh, fark! I should have ducked!
Once more, the Jester strikes!
Her Ampeletum's great...
I've never heard the likes!

A farkin' crow - oh, yikes!
Extend an ear and hark...
What savage bird is that?
A vicious crow! Oh, fark!

I'll never hear a crow
In the same way again
Ouch! Bleeding like van Gogh,
My ear's awash with pain!

Oh, fark! I should have ducked,
The bastard's squashed my hat!
Now where's my twelve bore gun?
I'll fark him... Tit for tat!


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In response to closetpoetjester's recent Ampeletum, "Branching".

I've had several queries about the Ampeletum, and so have now added this note for those who are interested. It is a form consisting of four quatrains created by a former fanstorian, Jejo. Each line consists of 6 syllables, with no required meter. The rhyme scheme is Abcb bded fgcg Aehe. The capital A means that this first line of the poem is repeated as the first line of the final stanza. Also note that lines B,C and E have rhyming sounds that are repeated in later stanzas.
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