Elfchen Series #8 (Life)



All alone

Foster parents arrive

Bringing love and home


family of four walking at the street

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Stay All Day


Cascading mist

Mysterious and peaceful

Filling up tranquility’s garden


bird s eye view photography of water falls rushing through cliff

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Competing agendas

Who is right?

Passionate debates step aside


two person shake hands

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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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