My Fear, Summer, and Life

Cinquains

These poems are cinquains, as seen by the five lines and fixed rhyme scheme. My Fear is a reversed cinquain; 2 syllables, then 4, then 6, then 8, and then 2. Summer and Life are didactic cinquains, 1 word, 2 words, 3 words, 4 words, and 1 word again.

My Fear

My fear
Horrifies me
Keeps me up in the night
How am I supposed to sleep now?
I'm scared

Summer

Summer
Sweltering heat
But it also
Lets us have fun
Joyfulness

Life

Life
Is difficult
But it is
Also exciting and very
Beautiful

-Aerin Cho