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PoetrySoup is an internet poetry resource and community that encourages the writing of poetry through community involvement and support. Founded in February of 2005, this Free online poetry website allows professional and amateur poets, from around the world, to post their poetry online and receive reviews. This allows poets to increase exposure from their work while perfecting their craft. For those who simply like to read poetry, PoetrySoup also publishes poems in many categories and forms for wholesome reading pleasure.

Only letters and special characters

Blog Posted:11/19/2012 6:24:00 PM
We had to make some changes to what is allowed when entering your first and last name on PoetrySoup. Because of upcoming enhancements, we can only allow letters, numbers, and a couple special characters (dashes, spaces, and periods) in the last name and first name fields. Thanks for your cooperation.

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  1. Date: 11/26/2012 11:11:00 AM
    what is a Form Directory?? and where is it???

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  1. Date: 11/25/2012 10:03:00 AM
    Why'd you take our FORM DIRECTORY out of the RESOURCE section it took me 2 days to find it again grrrr maybe put up a new blog and tell others where it is?

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  1. Date: 11/21/2012 5:35:00 AM
    Thanks for the information..I am not effected but some will be..Sara

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  1. Date: 11/20/2012 7:25:00 PM
    Noooooooo you cant take my ~ lol.. xx

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  1. Date: 11/20/2012 12:01:00 PM
    The changes we are making are global changes that will help PoetrySoup. Certain characters and formats of names are causing technical issues, so we have to fix ALL names. It’s nothing personal. All Soupers are affected.

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  1. Date: 11/20/2012 10:47:00 AM
    I'm S.P.E.C.I.A.L. and a character... Can I stay please... LOL OOOps... There I go getting frisky again!

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  1. Date: 11/20/2012 6:20:00 AM
    So can I call myself Ms. Miks-yez-pittle-ik?

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    O. Avatar Ruben O. Date: 11/20/2012 4:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry can use hiphenation! : )
    PoetrySoup Avatar Team PoetrySoup Date: 11/20/2012 12:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    That's legal. :-) we accept hyphens!
    O. Avatar Ruben O. Date: 11/20/2012 10:53:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    No Hiphenation for you.
  1. Date: 11/19/2012 11:53:00 PM

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  1. Date: 11/19/2012 9:28:00 PM
    I was just about to change my soup pen-name to something similar to the artist formerly known as Prince....

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    O. Avatar Ruben O. Date: 11/20/2012 12:26:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    : )
  1. Date: 11/19/2012 6:29:00 PM
    No spaces?

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    PoetrySoup Avatar Team PoetrySoup Date: 11/19/2012 7:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Spaces are allowed.

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