Avalanche #Elfchen #Poetry

Rushing snow
Burying the descent
Surging down the mountain

© 2019 Jason A. Muckley

An elfchen is an 11 word poem written in 5 lines—
Line 1 = 1 word
Line 2 = 2 words
Line 3 = 3 words
Line 4 = 4 words
Line 5 = 1 word

Lines 1 and 5 should not be the same word.

This is a response to a prompt from Sadje’s Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge on February 12, 2019

Did you try this form? Share it in the comments below. Fellow blogger, Karen Horsley created one of her own entitled “Painting Without Words,” check it out on her blog here.


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