‘Fiction In A Flash Challenge 2021.’ Week #44 – New York

Image by yancharris from Pixabay

The City of Skyscrapers

The city that never sleeps
Manhattan, New York, many peeps
My dear friend lives in Manhattan
Shops, parks, restaurants, always fun
Where Hudson River meets the Atlantic Sea
There is a merging of cultures in the city

Skyscrapers are so awesome
I took photos for my album
I cycled along Central Park
Children playing in the ballpark
Met lots of actors, chefs, waiters and bachelors
Went on top of some of the skyscrapers*

(c) ladyleemanila

The Wrapped Refrain, created by Jan Turner, consists of 2 or more stanzas of 6 lines each; Meter: 8,8,8,8,12,12 and Rhyme Scheme: a,a,b,b,c,c.

Refrain rule: In each stanza the first 4 syllables (or 4 single-syllable words) in the first line must be the last 4 syllables (or 4 single-syllable words) at the end of the last line. This is what wraps each stanza with a repeated refrain …thus, the Wrapped Refrain.

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5 Comments

  1. Thank you for taking part in the Fiction-In A Flash Challenge again this week, LadyLee. I enjoyed your take on the prompt, and have scheduled it to go up on my blog later today.. 😊

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