This poem is about following the living spirit and abandoning dead words.
This poem is in the form of a tanka, which is a haiku with two additional lines. The number of syllables in each line is 5-7-5-7-7.
This is a poem about idolatry and hubris.
This poem is based on Isaiah 10, a prophetic part of the Bible.
This is a poem in the form of a ballade.