(#Chaucerian stanza)

Expelled from heaven
For the sin of pride
Beauty, her only weapon
She searches with nowhere to hide
So with mankind she must abide
Infesting man with her sin
Blending in- as though kin

Copyright -2017 Vivian Zems

Frank Hubeny is hosting dVerse tonight. He’s asked us to use the Chaucerian stanza or rhyme royale: seven lines rhyming ababbcc.  You are welcome to join us writing a poem in this form.