The Owl Rhyme-Cinquain


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Wise Owl has come up with a poetry idea for you to try.


The cinqain is an invented form of poetry with certain unrhymed specifications.


The first line is one word.

The second line is two describing the first.

The third is three words showing an action.

The fourth is four words expressing a feeling.

The fifth is one word and refers back to line one.

This is an example.

1. Eagle

2. Human bird

3. Searching for secrets

4. Loving the mother earth

5. Child

Try your own for Dodo, Cooey, Neptune, Dolphin, Seeing Eye Butterfly, Panda, Owl, Giraffe, of whatever you like. Could be yourself.

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