Commentary and Philosophy Poetry posted January 24, 2018

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A Nonet Poem Contest Entry / 9-syllable line, down to 1

The Stopwatch Reverie

by Ogden

If I could stop time with my stopwatch,
and study while the world was still,
overdraw my mem'ry bank,
for all the brains I'd need,
I'd pledge my lot to
the shameful
blot of

Nonet Poetry 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. See an example in this announcement (scroll down to the forum).
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