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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.


Thank You: The BEST month in PoetrySoup's 10 Year History


Blog Posted:12/20/2013 4:21:00 PM
We just wanted to say THANK YOU Soupers. You have made December (and it's not over) the BEST month in PoetrySoup's 10 year history. We've had more comments, poems posted, and new members this month than any month in history. We cannot believe the incredible poetry that is being posted. Unfortunately we cannot read all of them, but the ones we read are fantastic. We look forward to 2014. That should be a very exciting year for the Soup. Thanks Soupers and keep the great comments and poems coming...

Don't forget to welcome all of the new Soupers!
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poems_poets/new_poets.aspx

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Quote LeftI must be honest with myself to say that Ive been tremendously enriched by critique and friendly suggestions of other poets from this site. And as if that was not enough, the fact that one's poem occasionally get published is another challenge on its own. In all, this site has been a blessing and a source of encouragement to many people to keep on dotting until the ink finishes. Kudos for providing this wonderful platform.  Quote Right

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Quote LeftI really enjoy being a member of the PoetrySoup Community, and I respect your attentiveness to my needs. Quote Right

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Quote LeftI like this web site very much. Thank you for allowing me to post that which I hold close to thy heart. Quote Right

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Quote LeftI am really glad to see a lot of great poets coming together to share all of our talents and hard work. Plus I love all of the feedback that i get from those who respond. Thanks and I love you all. Quote Right

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Quote LeftI love the fact that so many people comment on your work, it really helps new and old writers evolve even more. I've learned so much already. I can't wait to learn more. Quote Right

Comment By: K. E.

Quote LeftThis site continues to be a favorite of mine. The new features you have added are fantastic! Quote Right

Comment By: G.D.

Quote Left2012 was the year I discovered PoetrySoup and your site has helped me grow as a poet more in the last year than in many of the years before Quote Right

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Quote LeftPoetrySoup has given me the opportunity to express my feelings. The website is so valuable for beginning poets as well as veterans. It is a place where we can visit daily to unburden the daily challenges of living. It is a haven where the freedom of expression is encouraged. The positive comments are great and infectious enough to enhance creative thoughts.  Quote Right

Comment By: D.A.

Quote LeftDear poetrysoup I just wanted to thank you for a wonderful site ,it makes you work harder at being a better writer! I can honestly say this is the best site on the web. I look forward to coming on this site daily and enjoy the many talents on here! Thanks for everything! Quote Right

Comment By: L. M.

Quote LeftPoetrySoup has taught me alot. I became a much better writer when I started writing here. The comments are great. That's why I write on. Quote Right

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  1. Date: 12/22/2013 2:27:00 AM
    Christmas Blessings to PS and your family as we celebrate and remember the coming this week of our Lord,Saviour and Redeemer Jesus Christ and thanks also for providing this site (and the affiliated ones)for our poetry.Rgds Brian

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  1. Date: 12/21/2013 2:54:00 PM
    Congrats. On the amount of members Tps..and yes there are such incredible poets who post amazing poetry here..and who offer more than their verse..They offer the hand of friends.

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  1. Date: 12/21/2013 2:03:00 PM
    Thanks for providing the platform... Now can we get a vocal recorder for aural endeavors?

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  1. Date: 12/21/2013 11:44:00 AM
    Thank you TPS for the great encouragement.I truly love this site. It has helped me grow as a writer and poet and I feel I've made some wonderful friends from all over the world...I love that!!

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  1. Date: 12/21/2013 8:36:00 AM
    It is good to see the positive things you show us, TPS. YOu are very good about bring new poets to everyone's attention and I commend you for that.

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  1. Date: 12/20/2013 7:12:00 PM
    I'm glad you have so many happy members. They most likely will enjoy bonding with many different ones here.

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  1. Date: 12/20/2013 5:21:00 PM
    yahoo.... I love this blog...... Keep the positive coming TPS. We need it. love you TPS... This is a good way in showing us-- you rule! luv ya TPS. keep us smiling. Sweet Linda

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    Seal Avatar Richard D Seal Date: 12/20/2013 6:01:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Awwww thank you my Sweet Dark Friend, you rock too, in fact everybody does, we have lots to celebrate here in PS, we is fortunate to be here.
    A   Avatar Poet Destroyer A Date: 12/20/2013 5:47:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    you know who else rocks, Richard, on the bottom. Glad he joined the group this year. his comments are the most cheerful and fun.
  1. Date: 12/20/2013 5:05:00 PM
    I believe month, but not year. There's actually a site one can go to, just to check the traffic from any favorite site. Poetry Soup, I have to admit this month has been one crazy December, for my email. It's very annoying. I've never been so spammed with poetry soup notification. lol..... you rock soup... love Linda

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  1. Date: 12/20/2013 4:49:00 PM
    Of course it's been the best year in your history, I joined hahaha

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    Seal Avatar Richard D Seal Date: 12/20/2013 5:44:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    So do you :)
    Seal Avatar Richard D Seal Date: 12/20/2013 4:58:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    me too :)
  1. Date: 12/20/2013 4:41:00 PM
    Hello Team Poetry Soup I have only been on here about 3 months but am happy and glad that I have found this site. Everyone is being very friendly and I have already made some good friends that I soup mail and talk with. Thanks for having such a great site for poets and writers to enjoy and express themselves.

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    davis Avatar robin davis Date: 12/21/2013 9:57:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    AAAAWWWW Thanks Chan The Man. That is really sweet of you to say. Right back at ya my friend. Hugs and Love
    That Archaic Poet Avatar Just That Archaic Poet Date: 12/21/2013 7:24:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Robin is my Sweet Pea and I love her dearly; can't imagine the Soup without her <3
    davis Avatar robin davis Date: 12/20/2013 9:25:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Rebecca and F.J. I appreciate that very much. Hugs and Love
    Thomas Avatar F. J. Thomas Date: 12/20/2013 9:05:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Becca is right Robin; it has been truly enjoyable being able to read some of your work. :)

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