Lannet

History:

The Lannet is an “invented” i.e. new form created by Laura Lamarca, around 2006 from what can be found on the internet, and is regarded as a type of sonnet.

Structure:

  • 14 lines
  • 10 syllables per line
  • No end rhymes (only internal rhymes)
  • no meter or subject matter restrictions
  • internal rhyme is allowed and up to the writer

Sources:

  • https://www.writersdigest.com/write-better-poetry/lannet-poetic-forms
  • https://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/625309
  • http://www.shadowpoetry.com/resources/wip/lannet.html