Humor Poetry posted February 18, 2020

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I Am Not Perfect Poem Contest Entry

My Sonnet Flaws (a sonnet)

by DragonSkulls

My flaw is that I don't know when to end
a sentence. It's because a sonnet needs
each line to be a single thought. Pretend
my faults are only petty and it reads

well. I am well aware that my mistakes
confuse the novice poets. But remem-
ber that my problem lies within the breaks
and where they fall. Reviews will be condemn-

ing, this I know. Oh, great. It seems that I
forgot the turn. Another flaw I al-
ways fail to catch. I often ponder why
this happens every time. But over all

I think my meter's right. And here, again,
it seems I have no room to end my sen-


I Am Not Perfect writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a poem about a flaw that you see in yourself.
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