Friday, January 15, 2016

Random Fridays: Book Title Poetry

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Hey'a, everyone! It's been a while since I participated in Random Fridays, but this week's topic, I couldn't resist. Emma's introduced me to the idea of book title poetry, and I thought I'd give it a try. The following poems are meant to be read as parts of the same story- though each can, I believe, stand on its own.

(And yes, I know, I might've cheated a little on adding words. I think it's ok, though.)

Act I
[A] Golden Daughter
By darkness hid,
Writing magic:
Words of radiance
[Turning]
Black
[To] white.

Act II
The Hero of Ages,
[Turned from]
The way of kings
[By] a swiftly tilting planet,
[Now] out of darkness rising.

Act III
Illusionarium
[Shattered by the]
Orphan's Song;
The ravaged realm
From darkness won
[By] the return of the king.
I hope you enjoyed these! (And that I might've inspired you to create some title poetry of your own!)
Thanks for reading!
 -Sarah (Leilani Sunblade)  

10 comments:

  1. Very nice! Thanks for participating this week.

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    1. Thank you, and thank you for having it!

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  2. What an interesting idea! I like what you've got here.

    I might try this... but I can also see myself getting distracted by trying to make the poems rhyme. I'm not so great at free verse. 0.0

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    1. Thank you very much!

      You should try! And yeah, free verse can be hard. But it gets easier, IMO.

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  3. That's pretty awesome! I've got to try this!

    Prince Caspian
    (at)the Ranch on the Cariboo
    Raising Diary Goats.

    Hm, yours turned out better.
    I also like how you connected the poems with acts. That's very creative, the whole thing!

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    1. Yours does create an interesting picture, though. xD
      Thank you very much!

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  4. That's so cool! Yours were awesome!! :)

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  5. Oh my goodness oh my goodness this is SO cool. o.O I may have to try this. I'm not at home so I can't look at my bookshelf, but I'll have to do this later. :D

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    1. I look forward to seeing what you come up with! Thanks for reading!

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