Commentary and Philosophy Poetry posted August 14, 2017

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A Nonet, see foot note.


by robina1978

Merry-go-rounds you find on most fairs
They turn slowly, most kids like them
I'd stand them without sickness
No dizz'ness either
Faster I can't take
I'm no cookie
Is best

Nonet Poem Contest writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a nonet poem. It's a simple format. See the announcement for an example.

A nonet is a nine line poem. The first line containing nine syllables, the next line has eight syllables, the next line has seven syllables. That continues until the last line (the ninth line) which has one syllable. Nonets can be written about any subject. Rhyming is optional.
Hope I did not miscalculate syllables again.
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