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Diamente - Poetry Contest

SponsorDr.Ram Mehta
Contest Name Diamente
Enter Poetry Contest
Deadline11/18/2013 12:00:00 AM
Note From SponsorNo updates yet...
Contest Description

What to Submit?

1 original, poem on any theme or subject. Form acceptable is Diamente

Diamante

Defintion

The purpose is to go from the subject at the top of the diamond to another totally
different (and sometimes opposite) subject at the bottom. A seven line poem,
shaped like a diamond.


Example

Line 1 = 1 NOUN

Line 2 = 2 ADJECTIVES-

Line 3 = 3 GERUNDS- (verb + -ing)

Line 4:= 4 NOUNS

Line 5 = 3 GERUNDS-(verb + -ing)

Line 6:= 2 ADJECTIVES-

Line 7 = 1 NOUN
                                                          Reality
                                            Poignant, touchy, affective
                                         Saddening, moving, distressing
                                            Singer, dancer, poet, artist
                                              Dancing, singing, writing
                                                     Happy, rejoicing
                                                          Dreams



Prizes

First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
Twelve Honorable Mentions

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. 

English Language

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.