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BIO SKETCHES:

Location: north node of pisces in past lives

Characteristics: moon-angel, summer gypsy

Philosophy: in life and love, don’t settle for less than 100%

Greatest sin: can do nothing for a day and stay in the “ now”

Education: a student of life on earth and outbound

Style: blend of classic and eclectic

Strengths and weaknesses: shadows chasing light; light chasing shadows

Luxuries:  inner spirit dancer, theater actress, educator, painter, poet, interior designer

Addictions: diet coke, rare collections, travels around the world

Unforgettable scene: pathways of Prague in Czechoslovakia around dusk

Claim to fame: the world's worst typist


NOW OPEN!...WREATH ON THE FLAVOR OF DUSK CONTEST


Blog Posted:8/2/2012 3:38:00 PM

good day, everyone!...here’s  another spin, dear soupers… weave a NEW, ORIGINAL poem on the theme, FLAVOR OF DUSK…

the exciting part is using a form that can be challenging and fun!... did i get your attention?... what is the flavor of your kind of dusk?.. take it from there and feel your own soul's magic!



 

creativity, poetic feel  of sensory images, and flow of content will be highly considered…


contemporary style is appreciated…


join in and have a time of your life... please see details on the contest page!




see you all and enjoy!

love and huggs...



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  1. Date: 8/6/2012 7:07:00 AM
    I have sorted the problem out by stringing the information along the bottom of the poem: Dusk Smiles. Love, Suzette

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  1. Date: 8/6/2012 5:03:00 AM
    BTW I have a problem and I do not know how to address it. I posted the poem, but my details: name, contest name and date will not appear on the screen when I open it in "View". The poem, Dusk has Lost its Taste for Color, has been submitted to the contest. .... Now, I wonder how much of my lines of my previous poems are lost in the "View". Please help. Thank you. Suzette

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  1. Date: 8/6/2012 3:15:00 AM
    Actually it was called his 'conceits'. "A Wreath" was written to a specific formula (not only repeating the end words in the following lines). Another of his 'conceits' (concrete poems) is"The Altar". He wrote many poems in this fashion. Therefore, I would conclude that 'A Wreath' was not a poetry form, but one of many concrete poems which he had written. Sorry to differ with you on this one. Love, Suzette

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  1. Date: 8/4/2012 11:56:00 AM
    tanya: a joy if you could jump in, really! my king james: dusk is a mix of late day and new night.. what else can be more breathtaking than that... the highlands have stunning dusk hours!..:) huggs

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  1. Date: 8/4/2012 11:52:00 AM
    reason, i guess i like the contemporary rendition of the wreath; it gives me leeway to explore the form in a more unrestrained way..:) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/4/2012 11:49:00 AM
    suzette: this is one form that mystifies me, so flowing, :) right?...thanks for the info re wreath being a concrete form,, will check it out!... :) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/4/2012 11:46:00 AM
    andie: i also had a hard time judging due to TPS bloopers, yipers!... come around! ruben: yeah, give in to the temptation, lol..:) huggs

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  1. Date: 8/4/2012 11:44:00 AM
    david, you gotta be there!.. carol: a pleasure to gave you around:) huggs

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 6:23:00 PM
    Now where would this bonnie image of Dusk originate from my Princess Nette? xx

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 3:20:00 PM
    Will try, not sure if I can pull this one off. It'll be fun to try though! Love the theme choice.

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 7:58:00 AM
    A poem in perpetual motion.... You can cut it anywhere and start reading it in a loop and it must still make sense. Quite tricky :-)

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 1:48:00 AM
    I have found this an interesting challenge and had done some research on the history of this poem (on the internet) and had found a picture of the actual poem, The Wreath. It is an exact form and I would have classified it as a Concrete poetry form (as Wikipedia had done). Thank you for pushing the envelope with this one, Nette. Love, Suzette

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 12:09:00 AM
    will have to check this one out later, Nette. I'm just going to go to bed now. Feeling very defeated from what I just blogged about. haha. I know I know. I complain too much!!! Luv, Andrea

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  1. Date: 8/2/2012 7:13:00 PM
    Tempting!! : )

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  1. Date: 8/2/2012 5:21:00 PM
    I will try if it doesn't fill up to quickly. Love, Carol

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  1. Date: 8/2/2012 3:55:00 PM
    Nette, now I like the sound of this one, already thinking.....David

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