Symmetry in Literature

Example:

1.) A French Sestina (Poetry)

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  • has a fixed poetic form of 6 stanzas, 6 lines each, envoy of 3 lines, repeating as final words of the first stanza, with the pattern shown in the image above.

2.) Relationship Diagrams in stories

  • love triangles in different forms, with each vertex as a measurement of intensity on the affection of each character
  • family trees

3.) A Debatable Verse by Slavko Jendricko

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Sources:

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0898122186901513

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