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  1. Date: 10/25/2012 4:42:00 AM
    Everyboby has a time and a place. Death is there all the time sometimes in a pack of cigaretts sometimes in a bottle of wine.

  1. Date: 10/14/2012 10:15:00 AM
    The shape of death parked in a tee shirt pocket. Potent portrait of a powerful addiction.

  1. Date: 8/29/2012 3:45:00 AM
    I like this. I agree, smoking kills

  1. Date: 8/28/2012 7:56:00 PM
    Even tho' this didn't place in Craig's contest, it is still a personal fav bc it is the most polite way for me to show my anger towards this horrible vice...thanks for reading, friends. Thanks for appreciating it so much too. :) gwendolen

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 9:05:00 PM
    Wow! This is a very strong write Gwen...I'm sorry to read about your pain. :o( Concrete write indeed.Those things are killers..

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 7:12:00 AM
    Dear Gwennie, how sad to read this; I was one too and being hooked on the stuff is an overpowering addiciton but I did get off them three years ago finally. The pain from such unnecessary loss must be devastating. Love, Elizabeth

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 5:00:00 AM
    Having a second look to find it so power-packed and educative, luv:) Jag

  1. Date: 8/9/2012 1:51:00 PM
    An excellent illustration of the power of words. The shape shifts with the words.

  1. Date: 7/28/2012 4:23:00 PM
    A very creative write, Gwendolen! Great imagination gives credence to it's shape. Powerful and filled with strong emotion. That quick burst of outrage at the end, made me feel even more sad. A great write!! Best wishes, Mikki

  1. Date: 7/27/2012 3:28:00 PM
    Just back for another visit to this very strong powerful message, you tell em' girl...David

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 3:44:00 PM
    Calling on our imaginations!! I am so oblivious, that I have to have some of the shape poems completely spelled out for me.So I LOVE the way you took this on, very creative!!

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 12:52:00 PM
    Give em' hell Gwen. Someone's got to get that message to the kids.

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 12:50:00 PM
    Heart rending poetry, because of the death stick.

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 12:16:00 PM
    wow! this is a very powerful and creative way to get your point across in a "shape" poem. excellent job on this one! (sorry for your losses).

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 11:34:00 AM
    Gwen I love this 'I' shape poem, and what a good strong message, hope it's a winner....alright mucker...David soup mail..

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 9:56:00 AM
    You have spoken words of truth here,my dear friend! The words in this poem should be posted on many walls.On this side of the Soup bowl,they now have pictures on the cigarette package,-showing how badly it treats your body.Still..,young folks start smoking! Hmm,maybe they think: "nah..,its not making me sick,that just happens to other folks.."?!? Agree with my missus below me here: Strong AND powerful poem,Gwendolen! Hugs,Arild

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 2:54:00 AM
    Woooow.....strong and powerful poem Gwen!!! - oxox love Anne-Lise

  1. Date: 7/26/2012 12:03:00 AM
    Hey, Pen-Gwen, You have been busy, of late, giving shape to this poem? Wonderful for its message in the light of your experiences, tho I would like to differ a lil based on my life over here. hugs and luv!!! Jag

  1. Date: 7/25/2012 10:16:00 PM
    Wow, the power behind your words Gwendolen is truly amazing! I thoroughly loved this write! I too hate cigarettes as they killed my grandmother, so I can relate to this poem. The rest of my family don't smoke and I will never allow smoking in my house, period(exclamation point)! I believe that this shape poem will do well in the contest, even if you couldn't get your box put together the way you wanted it, this one works just fine! What a fabulous and tremendous piece my friend! Great Work!!