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A Pondering Poet~

Echoing Resolve

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Easy river run
down vast beauty light
in morning dawn
crest before my eyes

For autumn rain has gone
sparking light of silver grace
now lay peaceful strokes
on hillside of new day

Each thought still remain
in splashed hues of poetic verse
a quenching bath of love
upon soft sky of birth

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Blog Posted:2/28/2012 5:16:00 PM



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I'm still around!!!!!!I've been training with the State Of Oregon/DHS/SOCP, gaining knowledge on Developmental Disabilities/Personality Disorders-Antisocial/Autisim/Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. I've been soooooo busy. I hope to get back to the Soup/Writing very soon. I miss you all and I ask that God blesses each and lights a beautiful path!!!!


I would love feedback/stories on these conditions...



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UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN


Sorry about my contest left un-judged

Judged Soon I hope!



I am screaming to write............

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 8:12:00 PM
    hi...Where you been???... lol... Really Rick...i miss you....okay! okay!... Stop twisting my my arm...MY CONTEST MISS YOU...lol... I love OREGON... take care, and hurry back...pd

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 6:31:00 PM
    I appreciate each comment. Thank you so much.........the love and support here at the "SOUP" is irreplaceable. Congrats and blessings to each of you!!////////MISS U GUYS///////I'll be writing soon!!

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 2:31:00 PM
    Thanks for letting me know in the soup mail Rick,, this will be well used time..)

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 7:50:00 AM
    Hang in there... Your training will add depth to your writting and material to write about... Take notes on ideas for later... A lofty goal to help others with that training. Good luck.

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 7:42:00 AM
    Im a trained Intellectual Disabilities service officer..and worked in the field for 8 years its such a rewarding job..Good luck with your training Rick xx

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  1. Date: 2/29/2012 1:32:00 AM
    Rick I did that training course many years ago, it was incredibly demanding but extremely interesting. I am glad I did it as my job means I meet and teach lots of people with various disabilities and disorders, makes the job so much easier and enjoyable...David

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 11:36:00 PM
    Nice to see you here, Rick! And how wonderful for you to undergo that particular training---very meaningful path you've taken here :D See your writes here soon, I am sure you are drawing a lot of inspiration from your training :D

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 11:20:00 PM
    rick!!... you are alive!!... i can relate as i am doing counseling work for these people and others.. we can never transcend trauma.. we just live with it in a space of full acceptance and try to stay in the "now" with a functional sense of normalcy... lookomg forward to your works.. you are sorely missed!... i admire your compassion for others.. :) huggs!

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 7:54:00 PM
    Then start writing!!! You're gonna love those kids. I've been working for 30 years or more with kids that have these challenges and they are amazing. You'll find blessings you could never put into a paycheck. God Bless.

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 7:03:00 PM
    wow, what fascinating studies. I think that would be so interesting. Thanks for letting us know what has been taking up all your time, Rick. Hope to see you here active soon. LUv, Andrea

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 6:34:00 PM
    Chris!!! You naughty boy! ha ha.

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 6:13:00 PM
    Good to see you around, Rick. Congratulations on your training....now you can understand the poets on PoetrySoup even better! Waka-waka. Kidding of course.

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 5:54:00 PM
    Hey Rick! My son works with autistic persons and brings them over to the house for lunch upon occasion. I am tickled pink that someone like YOU has chosen this as a career path. These tender hearted and often broken hearted people need a heart like yours!! I salute YOU! Gwendolen

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 5:54:00 PM
    ps..your avatar makes me laugh while reminding me of Monsters, Inc. ha ha.

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  1. Date: 2/28/2012 5:38:00 PM
    Is there any news I need to know about?????????????

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