Pre-Elimination Rounds

 

Now that we have officially begun this amazing tournament, lets have some fun! You'll only have five lines, so drag your sense of humour out, and make us all laugh. This challenge is the easiest one you'll get in this tournament, so enjoy.  

Challenge one

Difficulty: Easy

Form: Limerick
A Limerick is a humorous or witty five line poem in anapestic meter (two short, unstressed syllables, and one long, stressed syllable) with a strict rhyme scheme of AABBA. Lines 1,2, and 5 have seven to ten syllables. Lines 3 and 4 have five to seven syllables

Specifics:
Write a limerick on the subject of your pet peeves. Be as funny as you can, make us all laugh right out loud, but please keep it clean.

Samples:

The Url for the samples of the Limerick, is posted in the author guidance. 

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http://www.protagonize.com/poem/2010-summer-poetry-tournament-samples-page/101207

Good luck, every one!

Moon

 

 

 

 

 

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