20 and the letter T

Poetry Contest
Write a 20 syllable poem using the 20th letter of the English alphabet, the letter T. The word starting with the letter T must be an object, such as Tiger, Tea, Tax, Tickets, Time, etc. Your 20 syllables can be presented any way you like. Here is one example:

are out of date
wait ...
never hesitate
to send a wire
after eight.

There are no rhyming or meter requirements.

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool of 90.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 5 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Thursday, January 9, 2020.

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This contest is full. There are no reserved spots remaining. There are a limited number of entries. A vote by writers will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote. One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on FanStory.com that work is not eligible for a contest.

Click the link above to submit your entry. Members with reservations can use the link provided in their contest profile. Members may not request votes, mention contest entries, or notify potential voters of the vote by private message or other means as specified in the contest terms. The site automatically checks for this form of communication. A break in the contest terms will result in the cancellation of the account.

Deadline: Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 11:59pm EST.

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Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
Dancemom Entered Tabasco Sauce
JLR Entered The Red Caboose
HarryT Entered Pleasing Happenstance
BeasPeas Position Reserved
Katherine M. (k-11) Entered Treacle Tart
judiverse Entered Time
emmaysavage Position Reserved
DragonSkulls Entered Today's Trials
lyenochka Entered Timid Tulips
LisaMay Entered Tragic Torch of Tribulation
Mrs. KT Entered Time-honored Trust
tempeste Entered Thread
JennaG Position Reserved
Praveen J. Position Reserved
Rosemary Everson1 Entered Letter 'T' (20 syllables)
Y. M. Roger Entered Tomorrow (for the heart)
Alchera Entered Dolorous Death (5/1/2020)
Suzanna Ray Position Reserved