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Old 09-04-2017, 07:15 AM
Nausheen Eusuf Nausheen Eusuf is offline
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Default triolet contest at Rondeau Roundup

There's a "trio of triolets" contest at Allison Joseph's Rondeau Roundup -- here's the link. Deadline Nov 1. No entry fee. Prize is $50.

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Old 09-04-2017, 01:56 PM
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Do you know whether they accept previously-published?
The submission rules don't say.
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Old 09-04-2017, 05:00 PM
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Hi David,

Sorry -- I don't know. I just saw the announcement and was passing it on.

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Old 09-04-2017, 06:05 PM
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Can someone better informed than me tell me if a trio of triolets is a specific form? Are there rules? Or is any sequence of three related triolets a trio?

Thanks,

Matt

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Old 09-04-2017, 06:13 PM
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Do you know whether they accept previously-published?
The submission rules don't say.
Since you wrote the best one ever, David, we're all scuppered if they do!

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Old 09-05-2017, 02:54 PM
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Do they have to be related, or just your best three triolets? Plus the question David raised about previous publication. And if it helps if they're related, define how they should be related. I've written a series of interlocking triolets, for example, where the last line of each stanza becomes the first line of the next stanza. It's kinda boring - more clever than actually good - but if you get points for stringing several together I might play with it.
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Old 09-05-2017, 03:54 PM
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Hi Michael,

If you follow the link to the announcement you'll see that you can add a comment and in that way ask a question of the organiser(s). I don't know that anyone here knows anything more than what's in the announcement.

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