General Poetry posted December 27, 2020

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Nine lines of Poetry

A Nonet

by Cass Carlton

NIne syllables strung like beads on string
Now eight like raindrops fall in place.
Seven more their anthems sing
Six, each a pretty face
Five makes counting ease
Four,less by one
Three is small
Two, all

Nonet Poem Contest writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a nonet poem. It's a simple 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 that finishes with just one syllable. It can be on any subject and rhyming is optional.


The first Nonet I have ever written .
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