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Eight Word Challenge - 24 lines maximum

Contest Judged:  3/14/2018 11:18:00 AM
Sponsored by: Robert Haigh | Send Soup Mail
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 PlacePoemTitlePoet
Contest Winner Medal 1 Fantasy Man Andrea Dietrich
Contest Winner Medal 2 The Conundrum of Early Roses: Saraband Sonnet Dale Gregory Cozart
Contest Winner Medal 3 Rag and bone Viv Wigley
4 Spirit Horse of the Highlands Gregory R Barden
5 A Presence Beyond My Mind Reason A. Poteet
5 A Middle-Aged Man's Monologue Janice Canerdy
5 Alone At The Top Laura Leiser
6 My Dear Mr Morris Nina Parmenter
6 A Day I Remember Sandra Haight
6 Window on the Sky Subimal Sinha-Roy
6 Sea of Amber Grain Eve Roper
6 Eight Word Challenge- Losses of My Life Laura Loo
7 Once Wild Amya Ranck
7 The Merry-go-round Emile Pinet
7 JUST HORSIN' AROUND JAN ALLISON
7 AFTER THE RAIN nette onclaud
7 WHITE HORSE Natasha Turner
8 Don't Dawdle, Lil' Flower Juli- Michelle
8 My Own Calling Heidi Sands
9 HISTORY IN THE MAKING Line Gauthier
9 WINTER COLD Mick Talbot
9 My Palomino Broken Wings- Dear Heart
9 Two Minutes to Midnight Kevin Shaw
10 Mind's Intentions Sathya Babu
10 FROM THE CITY TO THE FARM I LOVE YOU James Edward Lee Sr.
10 Love Pledge Angel Villanueva
10 Old Flame Audley Johnson
10 Upward Mobility curtis johnson
10 Building Bond Tight amolkumar udarwar
10 AND THEN IT HAPPENED Curtis Moorman

Contest Description

What to Submit?

1 original poem, containing the eight selected words, somewhere within your poem.
Any form is acceptable. No more than 24 lines.

The Eight words that must be included are:

outside

remember

horse

intentions

greater

consider

future

building

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Prizes

First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
further placings  4-10

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.