For our newbie poetry contest we are looking for a 5-7-5 poems. Create a poem that only has three lines. The first line has 5 syllables. The second line has 7 syllables. The third line has 5 syllables again.
Don't eat yellow snow (5 syllables)
It's not healthy as you know (7 syllables)
Besides, it tastes bad (5 syllables)
- written by starkat
The purpose of this contest is to welcome new poets to the site. Entries accepted by new writers to the site only. Writers are welcomed to write other poems on the site (outside of the contest) to gain experience first.
The winner takes away a $100 cash prize. All writers will receive feedback for their submission.
Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Wednesday, April 5, 2017.