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The Non-Resolver

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The Non-Resolver

I’ve been watching my weight since 14, but with all of the diets I’ve seen, they’ve become a big no-no. This here dieting yo-yo has stopped trying to be super lean! Other problems I’ll change as I go. I don’t need a New Year to say so! Said a wise sailor man: I yam what I yam! Why improve on a good thing - ya know? So the cause of the most bellyaching at this time of the year I’m forsaking. When you know yourself well. . . why then go through such hell! Resolutions I’ll never be making. For the the New Year's Resolution Poetry Contest of Regina Riddle

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  1. Date: 1/5/2015 12:35:00 AM
    Congrats andrea on your first place, it's a humorous poem that strongly tells one to be itself.love, aneesha

  1. Date: 1/4/2015 1:55:00 PM
    Congratulations Andrea on your first place win!

  1. Date: 1/4/2015 1:22:00 PM
    AMEN! :-)... Huge congrats on a great win and a killer take on the subject!!... Hugs dear friend.. Arlene

  1. Date: 1/4/2015 7:54:00 AM
    I couldn't agree more. Congratulations on your win Andrea

  1. Date: 1/3/2015 7:05:00 PM
    I guess the theme for this years resolutions was to not make any. Great poem by the way.

  1. Date: 1/3/2015 8:09:00 AM
    Well said. Resulutions are hard to follow, just be yourself, and enjoy yourself for who you are! Wonderful way to start a new year with a contest win! :)

  1. Date: 1/3/2015 1:42:00 AM
    This is quite funny, a resolution without resolution,what a pun! Congrats on the win Andrea...huggs

  1. Date: 1/2/2015 3:16:00 PM
    Hi Andrea, I just read your poem for the first time! It's funny, but makes so much sense! Congratulations on your win! Hugs, Sandra

  1. Date: 1/2/2015 1:41:00 PM
    Andrea, loved your fun write.. Congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 1/1/2015 5:53:00 PM
    Andrea, nice win ~LINDA~

  1. Date: 1/1/2015 2:01:00 PM
    Congrats on your win Andrea :)Cheers Vicki

  1. Date: 1/1/2015 1:37:00 PM
    Andrea, congratulations on your winning poem. Blessings to you for the coming year

  1. Date: 1/1/2015 12:46:00 PM
    think many can relate to this Andrea! Hugs and congrats :-)Jan xxx

  1. Date: 1/18/2013 4:57:00 AM
    Congrats on your winning work..Yes, it is better to make up one's mind to do anything than to make a resolution..If one makes up their mind, they will stick to whatever they plan to do..Sara

  1. Date: 1/16/2013 8:09:00 PM
    This year did not make any resolutions for I never seem to keep them. Seems with age those pounds add up fast ha ha. Enjoyed this poem. love phyl

  1. Date: 1/16/2013 7:01:00 PM
    We are all in the same boat after all the egg nog we had in December!! Congrats, Andrea!

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 10:13:00 PM
    I love this!! Congrats :)

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 10:34:00 AM
    Wonderful win Andrea! Love it! Hugs

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 10:08:00 AM
    Love it Andrea!Congrats on your big win in the contest.

  1. Date: 1/15/2013 8:27:00 AM
    Good morning Miss Andrea Our Poet Queen, :-) :-) :-).... a nice and fun win .. this year I will not allow to lie to my self...LOL.. no resolutions for me... a nice little win....PD

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