Sedulous (YDWP)

Inspired by and written for Your Daily Word Prompt – my thanks to Sheryl

Definition: Sedulous – adj. showing dedication and diligence

Form: Etheree

good care
dear poet
so all words count
where syllables rule
line by line increasing
for one too many matters
and too few, which is even worse
recount again be thorough, poet
and be sure this line stands at exactly ten