A scrimerlick is a first person lament.
Five lines with the following syllables per line 9-9-5-5-9 – no rhyming. Refrain from using “ing” words. This poem is titled.
Aging or Genetics
I went to the doctor for nothing
she viewed my chart and hid her chagrin
*expects healing now-
no acceptance of age*
yet, I’ve had these complaints forever
©Ruth Klein’s Scribbles