Write a Sonnetino

Poetry Contest
A Sonnetino form was created by our fellow FanStorian lightink (Jyoti). It consists of five lines - a tercet and a couplet. The rhyme scheme is AAA BB. The metric scheme is iambic pentameter.


On The Shore

I walk the shore inhaling salty air
A perfect day, I wish that you were there -
together, you and I, in Neptune's lair.

I write your name upon the sand and sigh
The waves have sung their gentle lullaby.

-written by yeltel

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool of 90.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest is closed. Deadline was Sunday, January 22, 2017.

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All contest entries will be reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee. The committee will read all entries to ensure that the contest rules are being followed. If your entry is disqualified you will not be refunded the entry fees. The committee will review the entries when the deadline is reached. The voting will begin after the committee determines that all entries qualify and disqualify those that do not. This contest is open to all members. Past contest winners can join the contest. A voting booth will be created shortly after the deadline is reached. At that time all participants will be contacted so they can vote.

The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

    Vote for the poem which best incorporates the form.

This contest is full. There are no reserved spots remaining. There are a limited number of entries. A vote by writers will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote. One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on FanStory.com that work is not eligible for a contest.

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Deadline: Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 11:59pm EST.

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Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
June Sargent Entered Early Spring
judester Entered gordita princess
lyenochka Entered Barnabas
Eternal Muse Position Reserved
Ideasaregems-Dawn Entered Terminal
Hayley Solomon Entered This liquid love
MissMerri Entered A Dreamer's World
William Ross Entered Forever Love
country ranch writer Entered Seashells
pharp Entered The Beauty Of Nature
BeasPeas Entered Calm
judiverse Position Reserved
nancyrabbrose Position Reserved
marybell1 Position Reserved
valmay Position Reserved
Jackarrie Entered Two minds
Leineco Position Reserved
Chrissy710 Entered Do Nothing