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We are happy to announce last months top ranked posts. These posts were not just All Time Best posts but of all the All Time Bests posts they were ranked #1. The top ranked poem was A Christmas Story by sandramitchell. The story that was the highest ranked post was Walkers' Brigade by humpwhistle. The book chapter that was at the #1 spot last month was The Game Continues by Pantygynt. For script writing none rose higher than The Challenge, Act 1, Scene 3 by Jay Squires. Congratulations to these authors! The new All Time Best Ranked Writing for this month has just begun!
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Write a Humorous 5-7-5
Write a humorous 5-7-5. It must have 3 lines. The first line has 5 syllables, second line has 7 syllables and the third line has 5 syllables, ending with 17 total syllables. No other rules apply. Have fun and make your readers laugh.

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Grace is suddenly hit by what happened
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8 Word poem
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a poem
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from 10 reviews.

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from 10 reviews.

A poem about someone challenging their identity as a poet.
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from 5 reviews.

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Apply liberally
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