Day 6 ~ I Feel Like Doing the Bop
Everybody Bop ’til you Drop in the hot the city. . .(name that song for my internet high five)
- The first stanza (six lines long) states the problem,
- 1-2 line refrain(s),
- the second stanza (eight lines long) explores or expands upon the problem,
- 1-2 line(s) refrain,
- the third stanza (six lines long) is a resolution – if there is one,
- and the final refrain.
The refrain is the interesting element here as many people take the refrain from a song.
Here is an example from the creator of this form, Afaa Micahel Weaver:
And my very own attempt using a line from “Collide” by Maroon Five. (Don’t you judge me; it’s a great line)
Now you do it. Need more? Write about the first time you danced with someone you loved.