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My biography is going to be quite boring. I'm 17 years old and love in Grand Ledge, Michigan. I listen to a lot of different music and I'm a percussionist in my high School's Symphony band. I am also on drum line, but because I also play football, I am a cymbal and not actually on drum. For football I am the kicker because I used to play soccer until the beginning year of my current Junior year. I have a girlfriend which has inspired some of my poems. I also have a strong Christian faith. That's it. 

Back Into Writing

Blog Posted:10/22/2013 1:32:00 PM
Well I'm back with writing new stuff:) And I was wondering if anyone had tips on how to write more clearly and concisely. I would also like to know how many poems one should post on this site and how many to keep for later on.

For those who actually read this, how many poems do write daily/weekly? Just an interesting statistic I would love to figure out! Anyhoo, all y'all have a great day :)
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  1. Date: 10/24/2013 7:32:00 PM
    I write one to three verses a day, I write even if I don't finish it I have a folder full of unfinished ideas LOL, write CONSTANTLY! I'm trying to post 1 here & hold back one for other publishers

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  1. Date: 10/22/2013 7:50:00 PM
    Hi Christian, I have learned so much about writing poetry since I've been posting on PS. I agree with Gail, read as much as you can and find your own style. Though many poets do not like writing for contests, I find them challenging. Trying new styles and forms has helped me grow. You can post as many poems as you like, but if you post more than one or two a day, your poems probably won't get read and other poets aren't given an opportunity to be read either. I try not to post more than two a day...Welcome to the Soup and best wishes with your writing. Love and blessings, Rhonda

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My Past Blog Posts

FINAL UPDATE (Premium membership ends the 7th)
Date Posted: 8/4/2014 5:15:00 PM
Back Into Writing
Date Posted: 10/22/2013 1:32:00 PM
Publishing Q&A
Date Posted: 10/17/2013 1:38:00 PM
Date Posted: 10/14/2013 6:19:00 PM
It Has Been a While
Date Posted: 8/22/2013 9:06:00 PM
Shameless Self-Promoting
Date Posted: 8/8/2013 7:24:00 PM
Poetry Soup and Tumblr Question
Date Posted: 8/8/2013 9:48:00 AM
After Day One...
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My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoem TitleFormCategories
8/4/2014Peace, Rebel, StrangleFree verseallegory,corruption,dark,
3/9/2014WHAT DOES THE FOX SAYHaikufun,
2/13/2014Verse Gets Annoying sometimes - argument for change in poetry -Free versemetaphor,poems,poetry,poe
2/9/2014I Wish It Could Have Been Me DyingFree versecare,death,death of a fri
11/19/2013Light Me On FireFree verseaddiction,fire,love,
11/13/2013Is This a DreamLyricdream,first love,lost lov
11/12/2013Your ChoiceFree versechristian,feelings,god,je
11/11/2013A Letter To HimFree verseabuse,conflict,dad,daught
11/8/2013Hear MeFree verseconflict,depression,emoti
11/8/2013CanFree verseleaving,life,loneliness,l
10/24/2013Jesus Christ Save MeAcrosticaddiction,desire,drink,go
10/23/2013Lost Universe LoveRhymelost,lost love,love,lust,
10/21/2013Living In The World of LiesFree versededication,depression,des
10/21/2013Tides of LoveFree verseloneliness,longing,love,l
10/9/2013Welcome To Living DeathFree versedeath,death of a friend,d
10/6/2013Unfinished PoetryFree verselonging,love,lust,
10/5/2013Status QuoFree versedevotion,lost love,love,m
9/30/2013Keys Broken with This -not- Love LetterRhymeleaving,loneliness,lost l
9/24/2013TreeFree versecry,death,devotion,lost l
9/20/2013ShowersFree verse 
9/20/201312:32 AMFree versedeath,loneliness,lonely,l
9/16/2013Goodbye My LoveFree verseleaving,life,loneliness,l
9/16/2013Souls Becoming OneFree verselove,lust,marriage,
9/16/2013Love To MeRhymebetrayal,lonely,loss,lost
9/9/2013Fourth of JulyFree versedesire,devotion,girl,girl
9/3/2013Internet-docFree verseadventure,america,analogy
8/8/2013Overcoming Implanted IdeasHaikuconflict,desire,life,
8/7/2013Death is BeautifulProseadventure,angel,anger,bea
8/7/2013Suicide Note - A Prose -Proseabuse,addiction,conflict,
8/7/2013Captcha AcrosticAcrostic 
8/3/2013UnknownFree verselonging,loss,lost,lost lo
8/3/2013Mini-PoemsFree versepoems,poetry,write,writin
8/3/2013Untitled 1Free verselost love,love,lust,truth
7/30/2013Writer's BlockFree versepoems,poetry,poets,write,
7/30/2013World of LettersABCdeath,symbolism,war,world
7/30/2013Wake MeShapedream,feelings,write,writ
7/30/2013Untitled LostFree versefarewell,feelings,i love
7/30/2013The Time Has ComeFree versetime,truth,
7/30/2013The Day I WroteFree versepoems,poetry,write,writin
7/30/2013Statuses and LiesFree versedream,emotions,feelings,l
7/30/2013Secret KeeperFree versedeath,desire,leaving,lost
7/30/2013Relationship of LiesFree versefarewell,for her,irony,lo
7/30/2013Perfect WorldFree verseangst,life,longing,love,
7/30/2013Our PoemFree verseboyfriend,girlfriend,love
7/30/2013NothingFree versedeath,depression,feelings
7/30/2013Negative ThoughtsFree versefeelings,hate,peace,poems
7/30/2013MysteryFree versepoems,poetry,poets,write,
7/30/2013My TimeFree verselife,time,
7/30/2013BeginningsFree versecomputer,poems,poetry,poe
7/30/2013Moon LandingLyricfor her,girlfriend,love,s
7/30/2013Love HaikuHaikulove,woman,women,write,wr
7/30/2013Title That Reminds Me Of YouFree versebeauty,love,
7/30/2013I Love YouAcrostici love you,love,
7/30/2013Holy SpiritAcrosticgod,jesus,
7/30/2013High School LifeFree verseconflict,high school,
7/30/2013Gibberish NotesFree verseconfusion,
7/30/2013GiberrishFree verseconfusion,giggle,psycholo
7/30/2013FreedomFree versebible,death,faith,freedom
7/30/2013EvolutionFree versepoems,poetry,words,write,
7/30/2013DeathFree versedeath,death of a friend,d
7/30/2013Cautious State of MindFree versewisdom,write,writing,
7/30/2013AttractionFree verselove,lust,truth,
7/30/2013As I Get OlderFree versefreedom,life,
7/30/2013AddictionFree verseaddiction,love,lust,pain,
7/30/2013A Savior for UsI do not know?christian,god,jesus,relig
7/30/2013A Dream That Once WasFree verseleaving,loneliness,lost l
7/30/2013Heart BreakerFree verselove
5/5/2013Reverse RolesFree versegrief
5/4/2013Beautiful ColorsHaikubeauty
5/4/2013For YouFree verselove
5/4/2013Letter 1 to GodFree versefaith
5/4/2013ConfusionFree versepower

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