Story Telling

I have a tale to pass to you
This task to do
I will not fail
To tell my tale

Will you accept this one story
To you from me
With love and care
I long to share

Once given it’s for you to choose
How you will use
To pass along
In words or song


Author Notes

This piece is a minute poem.
The Minute Poem is rhyming verse form consisting of 12 lines of 60 syllables (hence the minute) written in strict iambic meter.
The poem is formatted into 3 stanzas of 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables. The rhyme scheme is as follows: aabb, ccdd, eeff

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