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living it up by Jackarrie
Nonet Poem Contest writing prompt entry

over seventy years and  i’m wise
simple acts
delight my senses
aware of how the time flies
less need for pretences

i open my eyes
and see 
as I live
in 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.

Author Notes
Image from my art book,


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