Fib Poems

John A. Mills

A Fib poem is a poem based on the mathematical Fibonacci sequence. The Fibonacci sequence is a sequence of numbers, ni, such that

n0=1, n1=1, ni=ni-2+ni-1, i>1
Therefore, the sequence begins as 1,1,2,3,5,8,... The first line of a fib poem has 1 word (or syllable); the second line of a fib poem has 1 word (or syllable); the third line of a fib poem has 2 words (or syllables) the fourth line of a fib poem has 3 words (or syllables; and so forth.

Also see the fib review published by the Muse-Pie Press

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The Rev. John A. Mills is an ordained minister and endorsed chaplain in the United Church of Christ and an Associate Chaplain in the Association of Professional Chaplains.


Feedback is welcomed at: johnamills@covad.net