General Poetry posted July 12, 2021


Excellent
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
We are so quick to judge by what we see

Tolerance

by AliMom

Don't
Look at
Me with eyes
That harbor hate
Judging who I am when you don't know me.



Tetractys Contest writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Tetractys is a simple and interesting form of poetry. Write a poem, with only five lines. Each line adds one syllable until the last stanza which has ten syllables. The structure is: line 1 - 1 syllable,
line 2 - 2 syllables, line 3 - 3 syllables,
line 4 - 4 syllables,
line 5 - 10 syllables


So often we've been taught to judge by appearances in spite of what our logical minds and loving hearts say about 'judging a book by its cover.' It's an essential skill for safety but it aborts so many friendships in the making.
Pays one point and 2 member cents.

Artwork by Brendaartwork18 at FanArtReview.com

Save to Bookcase Promote This Share or Bookmark
Print It View Reviews

You need to login or register to write reviews. It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.


© Copyright 2023. AliMom All rights reserved.
AliMom has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.