Expressions of Emotions Poetry Contest
Express Yourself and Bring an Emotion to Life.ROUND 10 CLOSED!
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Expressing emotions in the right way and making the recipient understand or feel what we are going through is a difficult task.
I love reading poems that express emotions and feelings very well and this contest is to quench my thirst of reading such poems.
In this contest, I will a choose an Emotion as a prompt and you should write a poem expressing that emotion.
A poem that shows and portrays the emotion.
Accepts Only Poetry.
The entire poem should be written only on the given prompt.
Rating content can be up to 18+, anything over this will be removed from the contest.
Kindly submit the poem in b-item form. Find out how to use b-item in this link."How to Post in a Forum & Post Links"
Kindly submit the poem ready to be judged.I will be judging as and when possible and will judge what I read at that moment in time.
DO NOT edit your work once submitted. DO NOT edit the forum post. If something needs to be edited in the post, please email me.
Only New Poems written specifically for this contest is accepted. One Poem per Person per Prompt.
40 line max, no minimum. No need to mention line count.
Poems can be written in any form and rhyme scheme, but Kindly Mention the Form and Rhyme Scheme in the forum post or in your poem. Example: "Clogyrnach Poem, a,a,b,b,b,a" or " Free form poem, No rhyme scheme"
Any poem submitted, that has not followed the rules will not be eligible for any prizes.
Donations in any amount are greatly appreciated and needed for the successful running of this contest.
Donations can be made in the forum post below or sent directly to "Expressions of Emotions Contest Bank" .
For Donations in size of 30,000 GPs or more, a Merit Badge of your choice will be awarded. Donations of 1K or more will be listed below.
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Princess Zelda will be your judge.
I will be judging based on the clarity and content of the poem.
If there is a form, I will see how it manages to express the emotion within the form and rhyme.
Punctuation and grammar will also be taken into account.
However, if you have expressed the given emotion in a exceptionally different novel way, it may be chosen as the best.
SPECIAL PRIZES FOR THIS ROUND
First Place: A 25K awardicon
Second Place:A 10K awardicon + 5000 GPs
Third Place: A 10K awardicon
Only 1st place will be awarded with fewer than 5 qualifying entries. At least 7 qualifying entries are required to award all prizes. Sometimes the deadline may be extended due to very few entries.
These stipulations and rules are subject to change upon the discretion of the judge.
Begins April 11, 2013 and ends on May 12, 2012, 11.59 P.M WDC time
Write a Poem Expressing -
Pride is a pleasant, sometimes exhilarating, emotion that results from a positive self-evaluation.
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