Dizain Notes

A French form, the Dizain from the 15th and 16th centuries, It consists of a single 10-line stanza, with 8-syllables per line. English poets may prefer 10-syllables per line. The rhyme scheme is as follows ababbccdcd Example Sleepless in Love by Jez Farmer Again, I’m here and you are thereAnd without you I lay awakeAt … Continue reading Dizain Notes