Wordle #215 – The realm of reason

The realm of reason in a heartbeat

Allow me to have a serene voyage

Satisfice, result might be bittersweet

Not everyone loyal, that’s annoying

Not everyone telepathic as well

Soft touching of my lips and I’m bouyant

Affix brave and I come out of my shell

Beating my chest I know I could do it

For I always have a story to tell

Even with lower esteem I don’t quit

Pragmatic as always even with doubt

Come what may, either make it or lose it

I could be lost but I choose my own rout

Challenging and having fun on the way

And when I reach the top I need to shout

Clouds might be grey, still I play and sway

Could also be a small annoyance

Even with pain I’m still here to stay

I know the time when to fight or to flight

Road might be rough but I think I’m alright

The realm of reason in a heartbeat

Satisfice, result might be bittersweet*

(c) ladyleemanila 2020

The Lauranelle, created by Laura Lamarca, is a hybrid (variation) of both the Villanelle and the Terzanelle forms. The poem is 22 lines in length opposed to the 19-line length of the aforementioned classical forms. Lines MUST be 10 syllables in length and also MUST be in iambic pentameter.

Rhyme scheme is as follows: aba bcb cdc ded efe fbf ggA(1)A(2)

Lines 1 and 2 MUST be repeated at Lines 21 and 22.

Poems can either be formatted in stanzas or as a whole piece without line-spacing.

For: https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2020/11/16/wordle-215-2/, https://puttingmyfeetinthedirt.com/2020/11/01/november-writing-prompts-2/

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