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October 2023 Challenge:The monster under my bed

Start/end date: 
Sunday, October 1, 2023 to Tuesday, October 31, 2023
Contest description: 

Neopoet.com wants to challenge you to write poetry about this month's topic that is provided below.


Topic: The monster under my bed


Date Due:  October  31st  12 PM Eastern Time


Objective:  Write a poem about the topic above


Guidelines: The title is left to your creativity.

Poems may be any type but must be thirty-two lines or less.

One poem per member.


 Prizes: One month Premium, Recognition on your profile and published in our anthology.


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