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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


~ ~ TAKE A 'TROIS-par-HUIT' BOW! ~


Blog Posted:8/28/2012 1:18:00 AM

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my goodness, dear soupers! …thank you all for making it so difficult for me to judge this contest… i have learned so much from your amazing entries-- especially the interesting and unique array of poetic styles...

i have agonized over judging this; there were so many truly excellent pieces that i really regret not being able to give out more slots!...please know that i found something fantastic in every piece and was well fed by your poetic prowess…

awards were based on proper use of the form, poetic flow of the theme ( depicting music of the night), substance of content, and sensory feel of imagery…

if you can, please find time to read the poems and feel the magic of each piece!

for your creative effort and support, i have nothing but praise for everyone… sweets cheers to the winners and participants!...


meanwhile, a new adventure awaits on the contest page… care to dabble on a new Asian form?... come and spin with the rest!... here's a visual just for inspiration!



love to all and huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/29/2012 2:26:00 PM
    thanks cory... hope to see you hopping in my new spree!...:) huggs

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  1. Date: 8/29/2012 11:08:00 AM
    congrats to all for their wonderful entries.. have a great day smile cory

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 8:40:00 PM
    jack, andie and craig: when will you ever cease to amaze me??... enjoyed the ride with you and congrats once more!...:) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 6:20:00 PM
    cool picture, Nette. Thanks for my win. I truly enjoyed this contest of yours. What I thought would be so difficult ended up inspiring me to write something i felt really good about. Congrats to all your winners!

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 4:59:00 PM
    Nette, As always thank you

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 1:05:00 PM
    Thanks, Nette - loved the contest and the form. Congrats to everyone : )

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 10:27:00 AM
    lee: so nice to hear from you, thanks loads for being around!... joann: congrats and check what's behind this visual... :) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 10:23:00 AM
    gwenie: i have been missing you lately.. do clue me in regarding your move... where to?... please find time to do inner care ( you can stay in my tent as long as you want, lol).. keep penning when able!... we need a lot of catching up to do... thanks for dropping by; it means a lot to me!... bear hugggs!..:)

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 10:17:00 AM
    thanks mandy for your wonderful greetings; much appreciated!..:) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 10:15:00 AM
    yas and suzette.. keep on shining!.. cheers to both of you again!..:) huggs!

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 9:34:00 AM
    Your photo is very intriguing. Will definitely check out the new contest. Thanks for hosting the Trois par Huit.

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 8:22:00 AM
    Nette, been so busy with getting ready to move...unable to write too much these days..I am impressed with the winners' circle and I salute your effort in introducing all these new poetry forms..ps....I REALLY like your new tent..lol...

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 7:18:00 AM
    Really enjoyed reading all the poems from this contest. Congratulations to all the winners, such varied poems, beautiful. Lee

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 3:46:00 AM
    Thank you for teaching me a new poetry form, Nette, and placing my poem with the winners. Love, Suzette

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  1. Date: 8/28/2012 2:27:00 AM
    Congratulations to all the winners xx

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Date PostedPoem TitleFormCategories
8/26/2014HYMN OF FAITHTankacelebration,faith,
8/24/2014MECCA TO A FARMER'S MARKETLight Poetryplaces,space,
8/22/2014QUOTE ITLyricimagination,
8/19/2014HANDLING AGE 45 AND ABOVE---FOOTLESFootleage,identity,
8/17/2014MEN OF HONORRhymecourage,peace,soldier,
8/16/2014as nightwalk grows bleakHaikuintrospection,joy,
8/15/2014MYSTIC MOONLight Poetrymagic,moon,
8/14/2014BIG FLOPFootlehumor,leaving,
8/13/2014PURPOSE OF SEASONSLight Poetryseasons,
8/12/2014SWEET INCANTATIONSTrioletlove,night,
8/11/2014INSPIRATION BLOOMSSonnetinspiration,words,
8/10/2014LAND OF GIVINGFree versegiving,longing,
8/8/2014IN STILLNESSFree versechange,life,
8/7/2014FINDING GODQuatrainfaith,spiritual,
8/6/2014SOOTHING RESTLESS THOUGHTSSonnetinspirational,stress,wisd
8/5/2014BRAVER DAYSRhymebetrayal,courage,
8/4/2014 EYES PIERCED BY FLAKESTetractyssnow,sorrow,
8/2/2014bundle of orchidsHaikuflower,for her,
7/31/2014 LEGACY OF A SHELLFree verseanimal,character,devotion
7/30/2014ONE LIGHTFree versegod,peace,
7/28/2014BRONZING OF TREESFree versesummer,tree,
7/25/2014FOR ALL THAT YOU ARERhymejoy,love,
7/23/2014LOVELY IN PINKVersebaby,beauty,
7/22/2014if my inner worldHaikubirth,creation,mystery,
7/21/2014PAGES FROM AN ERALyricfreedom,introspection,wor
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