Will they suffer you to go on writing villanelles, my good Denis?
"Crome Yellow" by Aldous Huxley
And so I made a Villanelle!
"The Home Book of Verse, Vol. 2 (of 4)" by Various
The verses passed from his mind to his lips and, murmuring them over, he felt the rhythmic movement of a villanelle pass through them.
"A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" by James Joyce
In the villanelle the influence of the strophic folk song is clearly perceptible.
"Some Forerunners of Italian Opera" by William James Henderson
The "brown foreground," "old mastery," and the like, ranking with villanelles, as technical sports and pastimes.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
This he followed by English versions of the rondel, rondeau and villanelle.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 5" by Various
Ballade and villanelle, rondeau and triolet, the names of these French forms were enough to set the key for a young craftsman's reverie.
"Oscar Wilde" by Arthur Ransome
Nevertheless, the villanelle is always a novelty, since I ever sing it with variations.
"The Barber of Paris" by Charles Paul de Kock
With two repeating lines woven throughout them, villanelles such as Dylan Thomas' "Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night," Elizabeth Bishop's "One Art" and Theodore Roethke's "The Waking" can be both hypnotic and deeply unsettling poems.
The results of the Alibi 's first annual and probably last ever Villanelle Contest.
The Villanelle Contest has been a complete success.
Villanelle for the Children's Ward.