Robin a Bobbin

Orange Chested
Flittering on the ground
Forever searchin’, head bobbin’
Worms found

Author Notes:

I’m sure you see them in the yard bobbing their heads into the grass in search of worms. It’s a pretty common sight.

This poem is a Cinquain.
A Cinquain is a five line poem. The format, inspired by Adelaide Crapsey in 1915, has a fixed syllable count of: 2,4,6,8,2. Rhyming is optional.

I did a bit of rhyme on this one.
I counted the word -orange- correctly this time as 2 syllables.

This photograph was taken by the author himself on April 12, 2012.

Synergy of Poetry and Verse. Author, Poet, Photographer

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