Albert's Poetry Cafe ~ Poet Craft Form: 'AUDEN TANKA' with Salvatore Buttaci April 10, 2009 - May 1, 2009
Poet Craft Form:
The arrangement is not according to the number of syllables, but according to the number of words.
One stanza of six lines only
no rhyme or set measure
Three prizes: gold, silver, and bronze, plus three honorable mentions
Deadline: May 1, 2009
Example of an Auden Tanka:
(An Auden Tanka Poem)
Erato in her long muse gown stands
at my side with inspirations
like gold coins shining on her palms,
and so I take two.
Ill purchase poems with this gold or
save them for dry days.
(C) 2008 Salvatore Buttaci
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first, second, third & three honorable mentions
Created Apr 11, 2009