Strengthen Your Thinking - Sculpted Poetry and Triolets - Creative Writing

Step 3: Create your five line Sculpted Poem

We’re going to ask you to make your piece of writing into a five line poem. This is to help you with the final stage of the exercise. For now, we are not going to use rhyme.

  • Chop up your chosen words, rearrange them, add or take away words until you have a new piece of writing.  You may have to take out some words or phrases to cut your piece down to five lines



Government of virtue

Orbiting the planets

Your order set in granite

Sweet marjoram we implore thee

Soothe the grief of the womb


Examples of five line poems using chosen words and phrases:


You'll see the five line poem which has used the above chosen phrases as its starting point.


Title Of Your Creative Writing

Your Creative Writing


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