1st Place - 10. Sun by metapianycist
2nd Place - 4. Kneespeech by ShadowedAcolyte
3rd Place - 9. Caterpillar by lalaland-faerie
Write a Diamante: Diamond-shaped pattern done in seven lines with two nouns which are antonyms. First and seventh line are the antonyms, second and sixth are two adjectives describing their respective nouns, third and fifth are three "ing" words (present participles) describing each antonym, on the fourth line are two nouns describing each antonym. It is usually centered on the page.
Present Participle, Present Participle, Present Participle
Related Noun, Related Noun, Related Noun2, Related Noun2
Present Participle2, Present Participle2, Present Participle2
shaping, measuring, balancing
boxes, rooms, clocks, halos
encircling, circumnavigating, enclosing
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This must NOT have been submitted as a deviation and must be created specifically for this contest.
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Stumbling, Absorbing, Contorting
Cloud, Shroud, Star, Afar
Streaking, Refracting, Clearing
Illuminating, Incinerating, Shining
Jesus, Lucifer, Judas, Satan
Seducing, Choking, Eviscerating
purring, rolling, stalking
wool, claws, bones, chains
barking, growling, chasing
unsteady, unspeaking, unwrapping:
bow, box, ring, dress,
revealing, regaling, revowing.
Giving, Conquering, Intensifying
Priest, Predator, Sacrifice, Prey
Receiving, Surrendering, Numbing
breathing, bristling, falling
branches, twigs, trunk, hair
draining, feeding, growing
hunting, wanting, aching,
roses, chocolates, thank-yous, rejections
reversing, insisting, turning
withering, rusting, stalling,
ice sun isolation solace
glowing, sifting, churning,
Writhing, wriggling, weaving,
Hiding in slumber from the cruel world.
Metamorphosing, arising, emerging,
Cloaked, glorious, revered.
shining, unchanging, burning
highlights, realities, shadows, illusions
reflecting, changing, chilling
Waving, writing, creating,
Fingers, rings, socks, toes,
Pinpricks, needle-like --
Hissing, falling, breaking.
Tapwater, angel tears, shoelaces, dirt;
Burrowing, drowning, making.
Limp, sinuous --
Bewildering, Blurring, Befuddling
Storm, Blade, Drunk, Philosophy
Raining, Piercing, Falling