Poetry Judging Sheets

Poetry Judging Sheets

The Judging Criteria; (1) Beauty, Power, Education, (2) Entertainment, Message and Interest, (3) Technical Excellence – Rhyme, Meter, Assonance and Alliteration, (4) Form & Flow, Choice Of Words and Readability, (5) Overall Impact, Originality, Polish and Expertise. ____ Judging Sheet 1 Judging Sheet 2 COMBINED AVERAGES – TOTAL SCORE 100

My father’s palmy has the sweet taste of his sweat.

My father’s palmy has the sweet taste of his sweat.

Many fathers have spokenBut my father’s words were most profoundMany women have cookedBut my mother’s food was most tastyMany ladies have caredBut my sister’s care was most tenderMany men have lovedBut my brothers’ love was most anointing Many fathers have brought home wineBut my father’s palmy had the taste of his sweatThe taste of his … Continue reading My father’s palmy has the sweet taste of his sweat.

Pseudo!

Pseudo!

Pseudo! Hmmf…What is pseudo? Is it something false? You know, a falsification of something that shouldn’t be or that is and shouldn’t be exposed to the public or a thing created by a people to differentiate propriety from some sort of madness.So we have pseudonym, pseudo-government, pseudo-military, pseudo-parents, pseudo-child, pseudo-wife, pseudo-husband, pseudo-mistress, pseudo-Christian, nominal-Christian, pseudo-Believer, … Continue reading Pseudo!

Unbridled

Unbridled

I want to writeFor as long as I can breatheI want to reasonFor as long as I am free So I think I am freeYet there are still hidden cagesThat bound me and would not loose meStill in these constrainntsI strive to write, unbridled, unrestricted Pleasure, feelings that go through me when I writeSo like … Continue reading Unbridled

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