and post notes and photos about your poem like Gregory R Barden.
From dead sands
a step was birthed
of stone ...
a carved staircase
leading down ... and deep.
led on ...
chisels breached an entrance
The Boy King arose!
Written and submitted on September 13, 2019
For the "Yalto Poems Only" Poetry Contest
Emile Pinet, Sponsor.
( A "Yalto" is a form created by Edward Ibeh, consisting of a strict syllable count of 3, 4, 2, 4, 5, 3, 2, 3, 2, 3, 3, 5, 6, 1, 5 syllables-per-line. Verified at HowManySyllables.com )
* This speaks of the re-discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb by British Egyptologist Howard Carter, for George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon. *
Copyright © Gregory R Barden | Year Posted 2019