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Johnn

Type:  

Structure, Metrical Requirement

 
Description: 

A form developed by Johnn Schroeder because we could find no structural forms beginning with the letter J. This is a three-verse syllabic form. Each verse is preceded by the title giving an element of repetition. The verses are five lines with the following syllable counts: 2, 3, 4, 3, 2; 4, 6, 8, 6, 4; 2, 3, 4, 3, 2.

 
Origin: 

American

 
Schematic: 
Title

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Title

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Title

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Rhythm/Stanza Length: 

5

 
Line/Poem Length: 

18

 
See Also:  

Côte, Deten, Left-Handed Poems

 
Status: 

Incomplete

 

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