Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 63: (ZIP) in the D rhyme line.


  • That way other people can visit your post and check out your poem.
  • You can also put the link of this challenge in your post to let your followers know where to go if they want to participate. This is called a Pingback. This is not mandatory to join in or to put your post link in the comments. Click HERE to find out how to do a Pingback.
  • Reblogging is great as well.

Some people like to copy and paste the challenge image into their posts. That’s okay with me.

Sites to help:  Use this site for syllables. I’ve used several online counters and too many have given different counts for the same word, so I use the dictionary now. Also, in some parts of the English speaking world, the syllables may come out in the spoken language a bit differently. And that’s okay. Write to enjoy, too learn, and yes, try to get the syllables right, but above all create and enjoy.

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9 thoughts on “Ronovan Writes Décima Poetry Challenge Prompt No. 63: (ZIP) in the D rhyme line.

  1. I can’t say this one was a breeze…

    My Energy Drink

    Morning! Warm! I slip back inside,
    inside my sweltering cocoon,
    as the furnace races to noon,
    as I shelter from the fire tide.

    I let the icy water slide,
    slip glide down my throat; rippled chills
    and shivered bones, roast-fired frills,
    cooled, refreshed with every sip,
    a wet splashed lift to heat zone zip,
    the rolling dome of fevered thrills.

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