Albert's Poety Cafe ~ Poet Craft: Form "The Cameo" with Salvatore!  May 23, 2009 - June 5, 2009

Contest Completed

Congratulations

Gold! - Preheat
Silver! - After the Rain
Bronze! - Gossip
Honorable mention! - Petunias

Details

The Cameo

a purely syllabic form. Seven lines:

line 1 = 2 syllables
line 2 = 5
ine 3 = 8
line 4 = 3
line 5 = 8
line 6 = 7
line 7 = 2

Here is a sample from my own cameos:

SONGS OF SUMMER
(A Cameo Poem)


Swallows
balance themselves on
the high electric wires like
music notes
dotting a staff of song. A crow
on the top tallest wire
a clef.

#
(C) 2008 Salvatore Buttaci

Each poet can submit up one or two cameos. This means two separate poems. For each poem submit only one stanza of seven lines. Also, please make sure your syllable count is correct for each line to avoid being disqualified.

Gold, Silver, Bronze, and one honorable mention.

Deadline: June 5, 2009


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Prizes

1st 2nd 3rd & honorable mention

Moderator

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Helena
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4 Submission
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Created May 23, 2009