A Joyful Woman.....

N.B. This is entirely fictional!

Long shadows danced upon my face

gently wiping away the years

long gone

yet I remembered the best bits

of my life with much gratitude,


that my memory served me well

bringing delight to myself and


With broad smiles and laughter I spoke

of the times where I had stood on

the stage

entertaining people from all

walks of life happy in my quest

to please

the crowds that flocked to see and hear

this wonderful story teller

of note.

So just who was this narrator,

this woman who freely filled hearts

with joy?

A game-changer of that era,

as the first female comedic


Grace [dVerse poets] here, to showcase another invented verse form, synchronicity. This poetry form is written in the first person revealing accidental yet seemingly synchronized events

The definition of synchronicity is the state or fact of being synchronous or simultaneous; synchronism. Coincidence of events that seem to be meaningfully related.

As a poetry form, this consists of eight three-line stanzas in a syllable pattern of 8/8/2. This poetry type has no rhyme and is written in the first person with a twist. The twist is to be revealed within the last two stanzas. This form was created by Debra Gundy.

Here is the link: Synchronicity

[I'm not sure if I have done this correctly as this poetry form is new to me.]

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