Scarecrow’s Lament – Musette – August 11, 2015

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Americana Scarecrow – Wikimedia Commons

Scarecrow’s Lament

Gone on
left me alone –
devil’s spawn

Carefree –
gallivanting
escapee

Old crow –
don’t come no more
soon, it’ll snow.

© G.s.k. ‘15

This form, the musette is a challenge featured this month on Poet’s Corner … drop by and have a look!

The Musette, created by Emily Romano is a poem that consists of three verses of three lines each.

The first lines have two syllables; the second lines have four syllables, and the third lines have two syllables.

The rhyme scheme is a/b/a for the first verse; c/d/c for the second verse, and e/f/e for the third verse.
The title should reflect the poem’s content.

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