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    5-7-5 Poetry Writing Contest Winner 
 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: January 8, 2019      Views: 184

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Following on from the world-wide acclaim and rave reviews for my first book, I am pleased to announce that I have sufficiently recovered from the jet-lag suffered to attend all those book signings and have started work on my second masterpiece, "Fort - more...

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"Gathering Storm" by kiwisteveh

Hush. The world trembles.

Dark battalions paint the sky.

Now comes the deluge.
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battalions = 3 syllables

As with nearly all of my poems, the reader should keep a sharp eye out for a metaphorical meaning.

The word 'deluge' is deliberately chosen to echo the reputed words of King Louis XV of France, 'Apres moi le deluge.' (After me, the flood). The most common interpretation is that if the revolution against him was successful, the nation would be plunged into chaos.
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