Harrisham Sonnet Notes

Created by Created by Harrisham MinhasStructure: 2 sestets and a coupletMeter: no restriction but should have rhythmSchema: ababab cdcdcd ee Example Sonnet to Spring by Jez Farmer Between winter and roses sunshine bloomThe birds feed and stare into heavy grey skiesIn wild patches daffodils break the gloomThe warmer days coming with breezy sighsBut still inside … Continue reading Harrisham Sonnet Notes

Tasting Erotica

Form: Raven’s Rovi Sonnet 109 My fingers caress the precious pearl fleshIvory whiteness, inhaling her scentHer irate fragrance so sweet and so freshWith gentle stirrings I bring out her bestJust a little longer I wait to tasteFor my tongue is hungry and longs to testBut such is her sweetness I cannot wasteTo savour her delight … Continue reading Tasting Erotica

Italian Sonnet Notes

Italian Sonnet 1 Structure: Octave and sestetMeter: decasyllabic or pentameterSchema: abbaabba cdcdcd Example Cinderella’s Fetish by Jez Farmer An obsession once a cute quirkEngaging her within my desireDelicate feet dancing with fireAnd I felt all my senses jerkFor her heart I was going berserkWith love and lust on a live wireBut too soon the passions … Continue reading Italian Sonnet Notes

Heroic Sonnet Notes

Structure: Octave and sestetMeter: Decasyllabic or pentameterSchema: aabbccdd eeffgg Example Spark by Jez Farmer The darkness of depression holds my handEmbracing me here where I cannot standAnd my eyes of tears cannot see the wayTo lead me out into the light of dayThere is no place that I can go, not nowFor darkness holds me … Continue reading Heroic Sonnet Notes


The darkness of depression holds my hand Embracing me here where I cannot stand And my eyes of tears cannot see the way...

Soul Secrets

Form: John Tee Sonnet Where shards of light entwine with flowing streams,The magic sings with breezy willow treesWhile lovers hide beneath the rustling greenTheir wedding bed an old moss-covered stoneA secret place behind a weeping veilAnd love whispers with the water's laughterWhere shards of light entwine with flowing streams,The magic sings with breezy willow treesWe … Continue reading Soul Secrets

#Writephoto: The Rabbit and the Warrior

Author’s Notes: Once again KL Caley has supplied a great #Writephoto prompt which can be found here https://new2writing.wordpress.com/2021/04/01/writephoto-rabbit/ As I am working on some notes for a sonnet form and need an example I thought I would use the Grammarian Sonnet. My rabbit seems to be more appearing than vanishing but equally mystical I guess … Continue reading #Writephoto: The Rabbit and the Warrior

To Love

Form: Raven’s Rovi Sonnet 105 Only love can caress a broken heartEnticing it to feel the joy againBy easing the pain that tore it apartYet understanding the truth of a shy smileResisting the urge to give all once moreAs finding that strength within takes awhileLearning to trust is harder than beforeTo love again requires a … Continue reading To Love