General Poetry posted May 21, 2020

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Nonet contest entry

How Low

by DragonSkulls

Nonet Poetry Contest Winner 

I ponder how many votes await
if, too, I'd swindle the masses,
claiming it was my own quill
crafting wisdom they read,
while knowing the lies
of pretty quotes
were stolen
off the


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
Contest Winner

The saddest part is how the same people repeatedly
'vote' for those same stolen, happy, inspirational quotes
the internet has to offer. I'd be ashamed to look in the
mirror...either way.

Some folks are that clueless but not all of us.

Pays one point and 2 member cents.

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