Commentary and Philosophy Poetry posted March 28, 2018

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A 20-syllable poem for the contest

Consider the Oyster

by tfawcus

Short Poem Contest Winner 
Consider the oyster,
by fate inflamed,
who, reaching within,
wraps pearl round its pain.

Short Poem
Contest Winner


This site sponsored contest calls for a short poem having exactly 20 syllables. It can be structured in any way the poet chooses.

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