42, Day Twelve.

Jane Dougherty has come up with a theme for May . It is 42, now Jane describes it thus: “42 after Douglas Adams’ answer to the question of life, the universe and everything. The form is like the Cherita in its structure with a bit of added interest. The first line/stanza asks a question or makes a statement that begs a question, the second stanza/two lines sets the scene or the background, the last stanza/three lines answers the question or resolves it in some way.

Why does snow fall

Why down not up, that’s all

I need to know.

It needs to smother everywhere in white.

To silence the loudest night

Dancing flakes flow.

9 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    May 12, 2018 @ 19:24:39

    Over snow sis!

    Reply

  2. Jane Dougherty
    May 12, 2018 @ 19:52:23

    You have a neat rhyme scheme in this one— I like it!

    Reply

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