~::~ [A-Z Challenge] ~ Gratitude ~::~

Day 7 A-Z challenge, G = Gratitude

~::~ Gratitude ~::~


When everything in life seems blue

Nothing works how you want it to

Take a deep breath, believe it true

Just say thank you, just say thank you


When you’re lost without a clue

Empty life, escorted with rue

Picture yourself, where you’d want to

Just Say Thank you, just say thank you


Depression’s cup overflows through

Feelings seems totally askew

Trust in your heart, you’ll come anew

Just say thank you, just say thank you


It begins with your attitude

Breaking free from life’s Servitude

Thanks multiply in magnitude

It’s gratitude, its gratitude


Picture Courtesy – Google, keywords – gratitude

Monotetra – The monotetra is a new poetic form developed by Michael Walker. Each stanza contains four lines in monorhyme. Each line is in tetrameter (four metrical feet) for a total of eight syllables. For more insight into this form you could check this site.

6 thoughts on “~::~ [A-Z Challenge] ~ Gratitude ~::~

  1. Shouldn’t the line “When you’re lost without a clue” be “When you are lost without a clue” in order to get the 8 syllables? “You’re” is one syllable. I could get the beat when I changed that in my head.
    I like the format. Will have to try it in one of mine before Z!
    Donna Smith
    The A-to-Z Challenge
    Mainely Write

    • Thank you dear Donna! point noted – having the internet lingo for most of the terms where you are becomes you’re become u r and ensuring that doesnt affect my poetry has been some effort! Shall be changed 🙂 and yes please do try the form, I love the rhythm that the last line in each para creates! thanks fr dropping by! 🙂

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