Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 82: (TIME) in the B rhyme line.



  • That way other people can visit your post and check out your poem.
  • You can also put the link of this challenge in your post to let your followers know where to go if they want to participate. This is called a Pingback. This is not mandatory to join in or to put your post link in the comments. Click HERE to find out how to do a Pingback.
  • Reblogging is great as well.

Some people like to copy and paste the challenge image into their posts. That’s okay with me.

Sites to help:  Use this site for syllables. I’ve used several online counters and too many have given different counts for the same word, so I use the dictionary now. Also, in some parts of the English speaking world, the syllables may come out in the spoken language a bit differently. And that’s okay. Write to enjoy, too learn, and yes, try to get the syllables right, but above all create and enjoy.





8 thoughts on “Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 82: (TIME) in the B rhyme line.

  1. I was in the mood to pay poetic homage to our little cat who went on her final journey yesterday…


    Oh, dear Jasmine, I see you not,
    And yet I see you all the time,
    in sweet cat poses, and in rhyme,
    I seek you out, for you are sought,
    and all the pleasures that you brought.

    Oh, sweet cat, we each have this day,
    the day of the dead, time holds sway,
    and then there comes unending sleep.
    Alas, there is sorrow, and we weep,
    we loved you, sent you on your way.

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  2. […] word “time” to be used in a B-line of a décima having rhyme pattern ABBAACCDDC for this week’s challenge. I was thinking of Jeremiah 38 about Jeremiah being rescued from the dungeon of Malchiah […]


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