Cinquain Versus Haiku

CinquainTo write a cinquain

Start with two then four, six, eight

and finish with two.



Five syllables

Followed by seven more

Finishing with a line of five

And done.


Sometimes… my brain does weird stuff. You’re welcome.

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R. Todd

MFA from the Queens University of Charlotte ('21), BA in English from the University of Central Florida ('17), Group leader for the Florida Writers Association since 2019, member of AWP and ACES.

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