Topic: Double-Dactyls

Topic Editor:Senex Caecilius
Topic Description: This topic is dedicated to the double-dactyl (aka ...

Message: Higgledy-Piggledy, Senex Caecilius
Author: the dactylophilic - Senex Caecilius, Patron
Date: Aug 25, 1998 16:17

To get the ball rolling, here is a self-referenced example of the form, followed by a link to a site where the history, an explanation, and additional examples of the form are given.


Long-short-short, Long-short-short
Dactyls in dimeter
Verse form with choriambs
(Masculine rhyme):
One sentence (two stanzas)
Challenges poets who
Don't have the time.

Take me to more information, please.

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