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Post Re: National Poetry Month Challenge
twitter does have a 140 character limit including spaces



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Umm... there may indeed be such a thing as a dumb question but... is this a 140character LIMIT, or a poem that must have exactly 140 characters? I'm loving the ones I see posted!


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It is a limit, it would have to fit in a tweet if you were a twitter... You can have less as far as I know.


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Count my characters
Or count on my character
Both Questionable
I Fear!


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Dawn wrote:
Umm... there may indeed be such a thing as a dumb question but... is this a 140character LIMIT, or a poem that must have exactly 140 characters? I'm loving the ones I see posted!


Yes, the idea was to have a character limit of 140 and this is based on the number of characters allowed on twitter. The idea for the constest is borrowed from Michelle Martin's radio show, Tell Me More.



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Lad went down to the barley
the swiftest way; for a fool
there he saw just one for sorrow
so saluted for his will
murmuring…
“Hello Mr Magpie, how’s Mrs Magpie?”



I think thats under 140 characters.. I don't know why I started writing about Magpies o.O haaha ..


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