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Double Tetractys Poetry – Wasting My Time 


I like

sitting down

reading poetry

it’s the place I willingly love to be

poetry is my passion in retirement

if it’s wasted

it’s my time

to waste


Double Tetractys is a decastitch (10-line stanza) with an emphasis on the syllabic count of each line.

  • Syllabic count: 1-2-3-4-10-10-4-3-2-1
  • It should express a complete thought and may be on any theme and express any mood.
  • Rhyme is optional.

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