What to Submit
One original poem in any theme, but only acceptable form is a Monotetra. A monotetra has 4 line stanzas in monorhyme . Each line is in tetrameter (4 metrical feet) for a total of 8 syllables per line. Stanza Structure is as follows:
Line 1 = 8 syllables
Line 2 - 8 syllables
Line 3 = 8 syllables
Line 4 = 4 syllables, repeat 1st 4 syllables
For this contest, I want at least 2 stanza's but not more than 4. Place it under Monorhyme. For an example, check out my poem "A Stormy Night" NO NAMES PLEASE. Give this form a try and have fun!
1st - 10th placements - glory
Preparing Your Entry
Submit one copy of your poem online. Format your poem. Please make your entry easy to read — no illustrations or fancy fonts.
Poems should be in English. Poems translated from other languages are not eligible, unless you wrote both the original poem and the translation.
A Note to Poetry Contestants
You are welcome to enter this contest, whether or not you won a prize in one of my previous contests.