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Sonnet Poetry Contest

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Deadline

Monday, April 24, 2017

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Entry Fees

$9.95 to enter this contest and all contests at FanStory.com

Prizes

$100 Cash Prize

Description

The challenge of this contest is to write a sonnet in iambic pentameter, just like Shakespeare did.
The rules:

It must consist of 14 lines.
It must be written in iambic pentameter (duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH-duh-DUH).
It must be written in the abab cdcd efef gg rhyme scheme.

To see an example view the contest announcement.

Contact Information

FanStory

Website

http://www.fanstory.com/contestdetails.jsp?id=103835

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