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    Gannon Winner Of The 50th Poetry Contest

    Discussion in 'Monthly Poetry Contest Archives' started by Raven, Aug 15, 2008.

    Gannon Winner Of The 50th Peotry Contest


    The Gilgamesh Summary: A Celebration in Sound
    By Gannon


    Some assiduous sound study led me to think
    of a time and a place, when prosody met ink.

    A verbose union shrouds that wizened pact
    with the often obscure and the always abstract.

    The universe hums in resonant nonchalance
    to creation’s onomatopoeic response.

    In summary, the monosyllabic beware;
    so concludes my abridged, phonetic love-affair.
     
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    Congrats! I loved your piece. Excellent work. ^^
     
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    Really amazing work. Congratulations to you and all of the other entries, it was a close one.
    P.S- Theres a spelling error in the title :D
     
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    Thank you for kind words and to all those that voted, not just for mine but in the contest as a whole. Well done and commiserations also to Fantasy Witch and Heather for their fine entries which pushed the voting to the wire.
     
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    Well done Gannon. I loved this piece. It is fabulous!

    Well done to everyone who entered. I really did enjoy reading all the entries and so thank ful you all entered and were able to put those words into the poem. Good to see so many participate and make the contest such a success. You all wrote exceptional pieces and should be proud of yourselves!
     
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    Congrats Gannon, a fantastic peice and much deserved win. I know that's where my vote would have went if I managed to get online in time.

    And my commiserations to everyone else who entered, all of the peices were brillaint this week. :)

    Heather
     
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    Congratulations to Gannon, and good job to everyone who entered! All the entries were wonderful!
     
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    That was, in all senses of the word, brilliance. Sheer brilliance. Some real talent there mate. The skill overshadows any pretentiousness that could be perceived. Honestly, I was takenaback mate.

    I'll stop the arse kissing now!ha. But the sincerity is there.
     
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