Weekly Poetry Contest One Hundred and Twenty Seven Ready to wax lyrical? The Rules All entries must be on the set theme. Only one entry per member. No editing of entries once posted without my express permission (i.e. PM me and ask). Poems must be titled Poems must be a minimum of seven lines in length Entries must not have previously posted on the forums, and are not permitted to be posted for critique until AFTER the contest is completed. Any violation of these rules will result in disqualification of entries, and possibly infraction. The entry stage will last seven days, meaning it will close on Monday 25th October 2010 Monday 1st November 2010. The voting stage will begin immediately, and will be open for three days, ending on Thursday 28th October 2010 Thursday 4th November 2010. And this week's theme is: Sonnets Sonnets on any theme will be accepted, as long as they conform to the format. For more information, see this link. All forms of sonnet are acceptable. The next (128th) contest's theme will be Halloween, and the it will be opened on 25th October 2010. Be imaginative, have fun, and get writing. Banzai PS: If you have any questions, please feel free to PM me. I don't bite (much).