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The Deft Marksman

Posted in Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 21, 2019 by dustus

Giant taunts
Pounds chest with war cries!
Warns David⁠—
Who draws sling…
Aims… hurls stone propelled lightning
…Stands with head held high

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Shadorma is a 6 line poem (sestet) of Spanish descent with no set rhyme scheme. The shadorma is a syllabic poem with the following structure: 3/5/3/3/7/5