General Poetry posted August 20, 2019

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A sedoka entry

Birth of a Queen

by June Sargent

tightly enshrouded
in darkness and in silence
death in a forgotten tomb

shell-like casing sways
and suddenly cracks open
wet wings begin to unfurl

Sedoka Poem writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a sedoka poem. A sedoka consists of two unrhymed three-line stanzas, each with a syllable count of 5 - 7 - 7.
Often these stanzas go at the same subject from different perspectives, but that is not a requirement.

The metamorphosis of a caterpillar to a monarch butterfly is truly amazing to behold.
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