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ILLUMINATION

FREE VERSE POETRY IN 100-WORDS

Four-Syllable Sleeplessness

A friend challenged me to write a free verse poem with 20 four-syllable words using my usual 100-words. Robert Frost once said writing free verse was like “playing tennis without a net.” Challenge accepted!

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Stephen Dalton

Stephen Dalton

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Stephen Dalton is a retired US Army First Sergeant with a degree in journalism from the University of Maryland. Top Writer in Investing, VR, and Short Story!