Tag Archives: Crapsey Cinquain

#Fairy #Tarot #Friday ~ July 31, 2020

Welcome to Fairy Tarot Friday. Each Friday I’ll share a card from the Fairy Tarot deck by Doreen Virtue & Radleigh Valentine, featuring an uplifting message from the fey. I’ll also include a bit of syllabic poetry inspired by the card reading. The Major Arcana contains 22 cards that describe major events and turning points in our lives (marriage, pregnancy, relationship and

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Cinquain History & a #Cinquain, “Heed the Call”

It’s always fun to learn a bit about the person behind the syllabic form. So, meet the creator of the Crapsey Cinquain: American Poet, Adelaide Crapsey, was born on September 9, 1878 in Brooklyn Heights, New York. She was “raised in a liberal environment that encouraged great expectations for women.” (Wikipedia.org) Adelaide Crapsey did not invent the five line poem.

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