Elfchen Series #7 (Life)



Brilliant white

Each one unique

Inviting more to come


brown shed near green pine trees during snow

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Sweet Outcome


Stomach growls

Something to eat

Sweetness fashions a surprise



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And woman

Husband and wife

Sharing life’s cherished journey


photo of woman riding on man s back

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An Elfchen is a form of German-inspired poetry.  It is sometimes referred to as an Elevenie.  In German, Elfchen means “wee eleven.”  The poem is constructed with a total of eleven lines, distributed among five rows.  If you need more information, search the Internet for more about the basics of writing in this poetry genre.


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