#JusJoJan prompt the 26th – “Shutter”

Part of of LindaGHill’s Justjojan. Two Acrostic Poems, one old one new.

Image from Pixabay.

Stopped in time
Held in its grasp
Utterly her soul to undermine
The beauty of the moment
Trapped by falling shutter
Evermore imaged
Reveries locked in a clasp.

*******

Picture perfect she smiled
I was totally beguiled
Convinced by her excitement
Taking up the pavement
Under her spell completely
Reeling at her beauty sweetly
Enchanted,caught picture perfect.

#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 210 #SYNONYMSONLY

Welcome to Colleen Chesebro’s Tuesday Poetey Challenge.

Colleen said. “Don’t forget! You can use the Badger Hexastitch form if you want to experiment. I suggested two opposite words for you to find synonyms for. This form is written in 6 lines, with a syllable count of 2/4/6/6/4/2. The form is unrhymed with optional rising and falling end-words, which I think adds an interesting twist. Until I get this added to the cheatsheet, please read my discussion of this form HERE.” So ever eager to experiment I have had a go. I have use the synonyms Time Gone for Past, and Now for Present.

Here are your two words:

PAST & PRESENT.

© willowdot21.

Time gone
A lifetime of
Learning sets the, now pace.
History teaches well
Nought changes just
Repeats.

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