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1. You MUST use the last word in the previous piece as the first word for your piece. Any form of the same word is acceptable just keep the root of the word. (i.e. love/loved/loving/lover, or sweet/sweeten/sweetener/sweetie).
2. Rhyme, Alliteration, Similies/Metaphors. Its poetry, feel free to use techniques that you want to use.
3. Your stanza can be between 2-6 lines, but ideally shoot at 4 lines.
4.Poetry Format -----> Good. Paragraphs ----> Bad
5. In the event of two people responding to the same stanza, the 2nd person should edit their post to build off the 1st stanza
The first word is: Pain
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