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Out With the Old - In With the New

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Out With the Old - In With the New

The old year hobbles out - his path an aftermath of blunders. Glowingly expectant, the new year readies for a grand entrance - wearing nothing but fresh unstained diapers of naiveté. For the Sijo Poetry Contest of Rick Parise

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  1. Date: 1/31/2013 4:39:00 PM

    Congrats Andrea. A great Sijo poem. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 1/28/2013 11:28:00 AM

    The old year hobbles to the top..Congrats on your winning work..Sara

  1. Date: 1/27/2013 4:09:00 PM

    Nice work! We just have to wait and see when it starts walking and talking.

  1. Date: 1/27/2013 11:27:00 AM

    congrats Andrea....Thanks for stopping by

  1. Date: 1/27/2013 9:29:00 AM

    Excellent and splendid piece,my dear friend...This is wonderful and deep..I love this..Congrats on your superb win....And thanks for your comments on my footle poem.Line one has bn corrected accordingly...Kudos to you,great poet...XOXO.....

  1. Date: 1/27/2013 1:21:00 AM

    This is really awesome! Congratulations on your super win my dearest friend and belated congratulations for the other recent wins in the other previous contests. big hugs and love always, Leonora

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 11:04:00 PM

    A winner for sure Andrea. Loved the masterful creativity in this entry!

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 7:06:00 PM

    congrats on a fine win Andrea

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 4:55:00 PM

    Andrea...Congratulations in Rick's awesome "SIJO" contest. take care~PD

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 3:07:00 PM

    Well done my dear.

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 2:27:00 PM

    Deep! Congratulations on your very fine win, Andrea! Love, Annalise

  1. Date: 1/26/2013 11:29:00 AM

    So unique is your take on the sijo !! Well done, Andrea!!

  1. Date: 1/24/2013 5:43:00 PM

    They won't be unstained for long and it seems there is no one to change them. A 365 day mess!

  1. Date: 1/11/2013 3:59:00 PM

    Loved this one--yes out with the old and in with the new. So far that new has been doomed to failure but not giving up. love phyl

  1. Date: 1/3/2013 5:58:00 AM

    great write Andrea....

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 2:17:00 PM

    are you trying to tell me, to kick him out. LMFAO*LUV~SKAT

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 8:30:00 AM

    This is so beautiful Andrea my dear friend! I love it and had enjoyed reading it. Good luck always! love/hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 12/31/2012 5:25:00 PM

    Enjoyed reading your sijo tonight. Happy New Year to you and your husband.

  1. Date: 12/31/2012 9:35:00 AM

    Oh, this is PERFECT. I love the way you have described the past "blundering" year and the year to come, which (as of yet) is free of mistakes.

  1. Date: 12/30/2012 2:33:00 PM

    wonderful imagery and word choices - i especially love "hobbles" and "naivete" - great!

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