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Bloggers PhotoBorn 12/15/1956 in the mountains of Central Oregon. :)

I may be a mountain girl, but I am no Hill-billy!

Another Raspberry :)


Blog Posted:4/28/2013 7:28:00 AM
This one is soooo bad, I am embarrassed to show it even as a raspberry. I have no idea what I could have been thinking when I wrote it, and even less, why I chose to have it published. Here goes...

Elizabeth Ashley Browning

I knew Elizabeth way back when,
she found true love within her pen.
She lived her life a little bent, it's true,
completely abstracted, made up of all the differing hues
of the spectrum.
Elizabeth Ashley is not the Elizabeth you knew,
she lives only within my mind,
inspired by love, yes, inspired, it's true.
She married that pen.
I seen her one day, she had lost her pen,
with a rainbow of emotion in her pocket,
she went in search of him.
But found only loss and roses,
instead of that multidimensional pen.
Now, Elizabeth plucks away,
uninspired, at best,
looking forward to a day,
when the past shall be put to rest.
Still, she loves that multidimensional pen.

There you have it! I must be a loon, as crazy as they come! LOL
love to all, Catie

Please see the contest list for my new contest which just opened this morning.
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  1. Date: 5/3/2013 11:37:00 AM
    Catie Did where are your contest requirements please soup mail me what to do? or email?

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  1. Date: 4/29/2013 8:23:00 AM
    The line that says it best......"when the past shall be put to rest"........ Let's just do that, shall we, Catie?????? May this poem rest in peace..........forever and ever!!

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    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/29/2013 1:45:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I Agree! Deep in the darkness of the tomb! LOL hugs, catie :)
  1. Date: 4/28/2013 5:58:00 PM
    Hello Catie, i can not laugh at this...I'm just gonna turn away... and pretend i never read it... :-) PD

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    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/29/2013 1:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I know, PD, it's like having your mouth washed out with a bar of Ivory soap...you just never want to go there again! LOL hugs, Catie :)
  1. Date: 4/28/2013 1:39:00 PM
    Ha ha ha. I love it. Not the poem. The energy it took to post this. Please don't hate me for thinking this is awful. A good one for the contest. Sandyivy

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    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/28/2013 1:55:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi Sandy! :) It IS awful, and all I can really do is laugh at myself. HA! hugs, Catie :)
  1. Date: 4/28/2013 11:27:00 AM
    I second the 'OUCH'....haha

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    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/28/2013 1:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Dont know what ya'll are 'ouching' about....LOL unless it just hurt to read it! Ha! hugs, Catie :)
  1. Date: 4/28/2013 9:52:00 AM
    Ouch! ... Ay! (in Spanish) ... Može! (in Serbian) ... ??! (in Belarusian) ... Ai! (in Catalan) ... : D The "multidimensional pen" hurts my eyes! : D Terrific ending lines in this top-top entry, dear Catie!! After the contest ... delete it! LOL!

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    O. Avatar Ruben O. Date: 4/28/2013 11:15:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Yes, I've been there ... it happens to me EVERY time I post a poem! : D
    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/28/2013 11:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    and I do remember that I felt so proud of myself after writing this little dandy! ha ha ha ha ha ha ha aha I can't believe myself! LOL
    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 4/28/2013 10:53:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    yep! It's awful, and my name is attached to it! sigh...suddenly, I understand why a person chooses to use a pen name. HA! Love and hugs, Catie :)
    O. Avatar Ruben O. Date: 4/28/2013 10:33:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Oh! You've published it! There's nothing you can do about it. : ) You're one of my fav Soupers anyways! : )

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