General Poetry posted September 17, 2020


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Relief is in the air!

Finally...

by Y. M. Roger

Minute Poetry Contest Winner 

A touch of Autumn brushed my cheek
such cool mystique
can quell the flames
as Summer wanes…
 
Farewell to ling’ring sweat-soaked days
and droll malaise
that traps the mind
to fate resigned…
 
Now sweet salvation’s cooling kiss
will soon dismiss
the heated chains
of Summer’s strain!

 


Writing Prompt
Write a Minute Poem. The Minute Poem is rhyming verse form consisting of 12 lines of 60 syllables written in strict iambic meter. The poem is formatted into 3 stanzas of 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables. The rhyme scheme is as follows: aabb, ccdd, eeff. See an example and more details in the announcement.

Minute Poetry
Contest Winner

Recognized

#410
2020


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