Tag Archive: technique


My enjambement is intended to make
make you stutter, step a-
round stuff, leap …
the landing.

© Chagall ∞

How relieved was I to discover
that crab canons were in no way used
to hurl crustaceans into space.

© Chagall 2016

The Dropping Shoe

There used to be
a caesura here

It’s gone

Chagall 2016


I breathe heavy after an iamb
I tucker after a couplet
and now they’re talking stanza!

Chagall 2015


Avoid these patterns intentionally

Reticent or slightly dense –
there is a difference you know.

Not even a rhymer.

Like throwing zephyrs at darts
– oh you know what I mean!

(don’t make me type all caps)

Chagall 2015

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