Verses Of Light


Ethereal cadence,
the one his might, drifting to,
tyrannically pleasurable,

and stranger, the heart,
was not, in this vagueness,
bursting verses unto light.




** Sedoka is a Japanese verse form that evolved from ancient songs. They can be mood poems, similar to tanka, or they can tell stories in the manner of a song. Sedoka consist of 6 lines of 5-7-7-5-7-7 syllables respectively. Each 5-7-7 unit is called a katauta. Traditionally, the second katauta says the same thing as the first ...
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