Monday, August 15, 2016
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The Minute Poem follows the “8,4,4,4” syllable count structure. So the first line has 8 syllables. The 2nd, 3rd and fourth line has four syllables. It usually has 3 stanzas that are exactly the same. So: 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables.