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New Contest... - David Williams's Blog

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Blog Posted:1/8/2013 6:35:00 AM
Hello Soupers yep you got it, this is the theme of my new contest.

My poem One to One is constructed completely of one syllable words and that is what I
would like from yourselves. 

You can choose any of the long forms, not a series of short poems..

I will be looking for some outstanding writes as this time I am only going to award ten
place with no HM's and no duplicate placings.

Be careful with your choice of words as the syll. counter on soup does not always give the correct count, in my poem I have used the word 'bars' which is one syll, but if you put it into the counter it is two, I will not be using a counter so if it is not one syll. to me then it will not count.

As always have fun and any questions just soup me....

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Date: 1/9/2013 12:34:00 AM
well I've written two, a sonnet and a couplet, just have to decide which to enter. It was quite the challenge
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Date: 1/8/2013 9:26:00 PM
I gave it a try...not as easy as it sounds. Hope you and others enjoy. I liked this challenge !!
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Date: 1/8/2013 5:19:00 PM
soup's counter is saying bars has two syllables. GOOD GRIEF.
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Debra Squyres
Date: 1/8/2013 9:28:00 PM
I found using the dictionary gave a more accurate count of syllables. Adding an S is not adding a syllable !!
Date: 1/8/2013 12:35:00 PM
okay David will have a go....Seren
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David Williams
Date: 1/8/2013 1:05:00 PM
Hi Seren great...no welsh ones though..
Date: 1/8/2013 11:06:00 AM
I have 6 lines ( trying to do a sonnet) , its a lot harder than you would think
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David Williams
Date: 1/8/2013 11:26:00 AM
Keep going Francine but I agree it is not easy...
Date: 1/8/2013 10:16:00 AM
That's fine by me I can use just one at a time. I did not learn how to string two xx
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David Williams
Date: 1/8/2013 1:05:00 PM
Mandy your answer tells me you will do well...

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