- Windows of the World Beckonby Joan E.
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a 5-7-5 contest entry
Windows of the World Beckon by Joan E.
    3-line poem Contest Winner 

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be a footloose duck
let the world wash off your back
but search its windows


Writing Prompt
Write a three-lined poem. It is an unrhymed poem with 17 or 19 syllables. It has the following syllable count: 5-7-5 or 5-7-7.
3-line poem
Contest Winner


Author Notes
This poem was inspired by my poet friend Kathabela Wilson, who is traveling in Portugal and sent a photo of herself at a stream with a duck. For me, travel provides windows on the world.


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