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Tinker posted a topic in French VerseExplore the Craft of Writing Poetry French Verse The Rondeau is a 13th century generic term for all French fixed forms derived from dance rounds with musical accompaniment. The verse was originally sung by a leader and the chorus or refrain sung by a chorus and or the dancers. The defining feature of the Rondeau Family of Forms is the rentrement. (in French spelled rentrament) Members of the Rondeau family of forms are the Rondeau, the Rondeau Prime, Rondel, the Rondelet, the Triolet, and the Villanelle. The rentrament is the opening phrase or opening line repeated as a refrain. Theo
Women's MarchLet the light in, push darkness out.The Women Marcher's theme of note,"register and step up to vote".Solidarity in numbersensuring that no one slumbers.Time to stand up and rock the boat.Let the light in.Being heard is what it's about.For so long ignored, deemed the goat, march united, an antidote.So we raise our voices and shout,Let the light in! ~~Judi Van Gorder Rondeau Prime Prompt, write poem in any form using the phrase "Let the light in."