General Poetry posted July 31, 2019

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a nonet for fun

A tight nonet

by Chrissy710

A nonet is something that I like
 I have to think of words to find
That will fit on the next line
But also must confine
Just to get it right
So I must write
A tight squeeze
Two please


Nonet Contest writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Please write a single Nonet about any subject. The form requires the following 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 finishes with one syllable. It can be on any subject and rhyming is optional.

line 1 - 9 syllables
line 2 - 8 syllables
line 3 - 7 syllables
line 4 - 6 syllables
line 5 - 5 syllables
line 6 - 4 syllables
line 7 - 3 syllables
line 8 - 2 syllables
line 9 - 1 syllables

Thought I would have-a-go

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Thanks to LittleBogie 007 for the image The Puzzle
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