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State Limerick

Contest Judged:  9/11/2019 4:03:00 PM
Sponsored by: Kevin Shaw | Send Soup Mail
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Contest Description

What to Submit?

1 original, poem on any theme but must include one of the 51 States of America
Limerick form only

Strict Limerick form, Lines 1,2,5 must have between 7-10 syllables and should rhyme

Lines 3,4 must have between 5-7 syllables and should rhyme'

I have submitted my Limerick entitled North Carolina as an example

Enjoy the contest

Regards to all, Kevin


First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
Three runners up

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.