Minute poems contain 12 total lines and 60 syllables written in strict iambic meter. The lines are split into 3 stanzas, each using a syllabic structure of 8-4-4-4. The rhyme scheme is aabb ccdd eeff.

Each link below contains a separate example of minute poetry:

I Am a Freak by Carrie Page

Candy Girl by Carrie Page

Utterly Uninspired by Carrie Page


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