I recently had a poem selected for a new anthology called Introducing the Quincouplet. A quincouplet is a five word poetry form inspired by Hemingway’s six word story. It is a single stanza, two line poem composed of two words in the first line and three in the second. Here are two new quincouplets that I have been playing around with.
soaking up misery
return to sender
These next two quins are made up of Kangaroo Words which are words that contain the letters of another word of the same meaning within them and the letters of the second word appear in order. So maybe you could call it a doublequin? Can you find the quin within the quin?
across imaginary fabrications
prattles obnoxious falsities