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    dots Submission Name: Oneword: Hollowdots

    Author: melcavea
    Elite Ratio:    3.94 - 16/15/5
    Words: 43
    Class/Type: Poetry/Misc
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       This was written for www.oneword.com. They have a word every day and you have 60 seconds to write something surrounding that word...this one was for the word "Hollow."

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    dotsOneword: Hollowdots

    She sits within a hollow tree
    Watching the snow
    Fall gently from within
    Like a wave of
    White feathers adrift in the air.
    The illuminated snow
    winked serenely
    In the pale light of the moon
    Who’s face gazed upon
    the earth tranquilly

    Submitted on 2005-04-12 11:42:29     Terms of Service / Copyright Rules
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      Wow. This was great for being written in 60 seconds. I dont think I could have done it in 60 minutes. Your metaphors were excellent. White feathers (brilliant)
    The imagery puts you right in there.
    | Posted on 2005-04-13 00:00:00 | by wannabe1 | [ Reply to This ]
      Very good symbolism, especially in 60 seconds, impressive. My only pick is easy fixed,

    Who's face" should be "Whose face."
    Well done!
    Be happy
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by wewak11 | [ Reply to This ]
      I loved this piece & I'm glad it's not gone in 60 seconds!

    This reminded me instantly after the first line of a native princess sitting in a large, hollow redwood tree or some other large tree - looking out at the fresh and divine landscape! I do word-a-day but I'll have to check this one out too! Love, Peace, Joy!
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by Epiphany | [ Reply to This ]
      Nice i really like it , i enjoyed the metaophors the obvious thought you put into this and also it is said things writtin on pure emotion are often greats so in my opinion its perfect a great read , very genuine by the way i'm No Talent check out some of my work sometime and let me kno what ya think aight
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by No Talent | [ Reply to This ]
      I like this this crisp clean telling small verse. Your imagery is exceptional for instance ... "The illuminated snow winked serenely". This poem was extremley short not to be in a haiku/senyru format but works like one so clear and chaste to the point. Good write. `always poetry, Cheryl.
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by ladyngold | [ Reply to This ]
      not bad for one minute! a minute's worth of minute (couldn't resist) detail. indeed, not too shabby at all, it flows, it's consistant, word.
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by treybur | [ Reply to This ]
      A well written piece for 1 minute's writing. An enjoyable read. Eloquently put. Flows well. And the imagery is superb in this short little poem .. of a girl, a tree, snow, and the moon.
    Well done!

    Take Care!
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by Intricate1 | [ Reply to This ]
      NOt bad for 60 seconds. You were able to put a lot of imagery in such a short write. And you took a word that most people think of a depressing and turned it into a positive writing. You didnt try to write about the word hallow...you just used it as another part in a nice and eloquent piece. Well done.
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by hyproglo | [ Reply to This ]
      the imagery is great lets my imagination go wild
    the hollow tree seems to mean a hollow soul and like hers mine is as well great write keep up the good work
    | Posted on 2005-04-12 00:00:00 | by Darkwarrior | [ Reply to This ]

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