- Looking back from a trainby jenintorre
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
Have to move on. Never to return.
Looking back from a train by jenintorre
Nonet Poetry writing prompt entry
Artwork by Paul Featherstone at

Familiar streets, houses, the park,
the school, chapel, drugstore, playground.
All disappearing backwards.
Friends, dreams, disappointments,
Mistakes. Can't return.
Have to move on.
New landscape,
blurred through

Writing Prompt
Write a nonet poem. It's a simple format. A nonet has nine lines. The first line has nine syllables, the second line eight syllables, the third line seven syllables, etc... until line nine that finishes with just one syllable. It can be on any subject and rhyming is optional. See an example in this announcement (scroll down to the forum).


© Copyright 2020. jenintorre All rights reserved.
jenintorre has granted, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.

Be sure to go online at to comment on this.
© 2000-2020., Inc. All Rights Reserved. Terms under which this service is provided to you. Privacy Statement