is very powerful.
Emotions run rampant.
destructive to self esteem
The Elfje is a simple little form of 11 words distributed in five lines, as follows:
Line 1 has one word which establishes the color or tone of the poem.
Line 2 contains two words which identify the subject of the poem.
Line 3 has three words which expand on the subject of the poem.
Line 4 contains four words which form a conclusion.
Line 5 is a one word punch line, as demonstrated in the following links: