Lai Friday

lai: a nine-line poem or stanza that with the rhyme scheme: aabaabaab. The lines with an “a” rhyme use 5 syllables; the “b” rhyme lines have 2 syllables.


paths that intertwine
following the signs
to you
now I call you mine
under trees of pine
we grew
straight up in a line
into the blue sky
we flew.

~p


if only I could,
I probably would
have shined
a light where we stood,
and felt understood:
defined.
in that neighborhood,
we’re finally good:
aligned.
~k


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