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I  am a writer, a poet. I love Renaissance art, classical music, nature, meditation, dreaming.  I collect old books, vintage clothing and jewelry  I seem to like anything old,  I adore the Victorian house where I live. and I often feel out of place in this world.

I would describe my poetry as deep, dark and sad, but I can write happy if the mood hits me ~~

"Everything is possible for he that believes" Mark 9:23

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

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A Labyrinth Of Thoughts . . .


Blog Posted:6/21/2013 7:23:00 AM
Labyrinth is my favourite word today for some odd reason . . .  a maze, knot, tangle,  intricacy, a winding way . . .  it fills me with thoughts of overwhelming gratitude to all the poets on the soup who have commented on my poetry and for the sponsors who have honoured my poetry in their contests, I am lost for words to express the encouragement and inspiration you give to me, the strength to endure although my health is a never ending sword. It keeps me sane.  I do not like to write happy, not sure why, but love deep and dark, it is my beloved theme.  I was born in a storm, perhaps that is the reason why.

Anyways, thank you from my very soul . . . .

Constance   
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  1. Date: 6/25/2013 11:16:00 AM
    Noted Constance! Agape is my cookie cutter copy, although I've been known to be a bit sloppy and not an exact copy. The power of choice, at least, is divine. Agape, Moses

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  1. Date: 6/23/2013 8:44:00 AM
    Your work has always been deeply sensitive, Constance.......and is a mainstay of Poetry Soup. It reveals your heart, and history of sad events, but is never without hope. Take care and thank you for your inspiration.

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  1. Date: 6/22/2013 4:16:00 AM
    wow the word Labyrinth conjurers up so many thoughts. A tangled weave you have me thinking now, guess I will just have to make a coffee and sit and think. Sorry vacuum cleaner you will have to wait. ....Excuses who needs excuses ....Seren

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  1. Date: 6/21/2013 7:22:00 PM
    L words are usually so lovely: luxurious, luscious, lilting!! Just like Labyrinth. You have been an inspiration to us too with your many beautiful poems and also, Constance,I will always remember the contests of yours that inspired me and the many poems I wrote thanks to you!!

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  1. Date: 6/21/2013 1:27:00 PM
    Love the serenity of your poetry.For my mind's peace I visit your page.

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  1. Date: 6/21/2013 11:37:00 AM
    Constance, I love this blog post! I couldn't agree more about the word "labyrinth." And it's a two-way street - we are so lucky to have the opportunity to read your poetry, and to enter your contests!

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