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Volcano Haiku

Poetry Contest

Write a haiku of three lines with a syllable count of 5-7-5. The theme is a volcano. The EXACT word 'volcano' MUST be included.


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This is a poetry contest. Write a submission based on the above prompt. There must be two lines of inter-connected and grammatically correct vivid imagery, plus a SEPERATE satori (comment on that imagery) line.


Example (not including the word 'volcano');

december rainbow
displays liquid spring blossom
sun embraces rain

(c) 'Domino' 2009

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool of . At least 2 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

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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.

Deadline: Monday, March 16th at 05:46 PM EST.

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Contest Participants
Author Name Submission Status
Domino Entered haiku (volcano) 5-7-5
shelley kaye Position Reserved
IndianaIrish Entered haiku (hidden underground)
skye Position Reserved
debskatz Position Reserved
sugarbear Position Reserved
Just2Write Entered The Angry Dragon
Amicus Position Reserved
whizpurr ^-^ Entered the big ouch
Sixteezkid Position Reserved
Penya Position Reserved
starkat Entered haiku (volcano creates)
Joan E. Entered (appeasing the gods)
Fat man Says Position Reserved
Fleedleflump Position Reserved
Carol D Parker Position Reserved
Nicollette Position Reserved
sherrygreywolf Entered Dance Of Fire
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