General Poetry posted September 20, 2019

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It covers the weary soul...

Blanket of Night

by Y. M. Roger

Nonet Poetry Contest Winner 

As fading day surrenders her cloak

to  that  silken  velvet  of  night,

life’s harsh angles are softened

and simmering heat cools…

Inviting  the  soul

to  wrap  itself

in nighttime’s




Writing Prompt
Write a nonet poem. It's a simple format. A nonet has nine lines. The first line has nine syllables, the second line eight syllables, the third line seven syllables, etc... until line nine that finishes with just one syllable. It can be on any subject and rhyming is optional.

Nonet Poetry
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