INFORM POET – DODOITSU

The Dodoitsu is a fixed folk song form of Japanese origin and is often about love or humor. It has 26 syllables made of four lines of 7, 7, 7, 5 syllables respectively. It is unrhymed and non-metrical.

WALT’S DODOITSU:

KILLING ME SOFTLY

The horizon looks more bleak,
for my search has finally ceased.
My love will die with your heart,
killing me softly.