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About jack horne
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There isn't much to say, LOL.  
I'm 45, single (again) and live in Plymouth, England.
I've had all sorts of jobs, from admin to boat-building to gardening, but, at the moment, I work for the local theatre - cleaning windows and sweeping up. At least the people are all nice and we get plenty of free or cheap tickets : ) 
My favourite poets are Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Robert Frost. I especially love Shakespeare's Sonnet 29.
I love writing and don't think I could live without it.

I'm the bald guy at the very back of the photo, by the way - 'Jack Horner' in the corner, LOL


Merry Christmas, Everyone

Blog Posted:12/24/2011 6:58:00 AM
I just wanted to wish you all a wonderful and peaceful Christmas time. I've learnt a lot about poetry in my 9 months on Soup, and I'd like to thank you for your friendship, kind comments and advice. God bless you all : )
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  1. Date: 1/28/2012 2:07:00 PM
    I hope your Christmas was a merry one Jack. Sorry, I did not see this blog until near the end of January.

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  1. Date: 12/27/2011 2:16:00 PM
    Ahoy Matey...belated Christmas blessings to u, Jack. Let's have a blast writing in the New Year. Gwendolen

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  1. Date: 12/27/2011 2:01:00 PM
    Merry Christmas Jack! Sorry I'm late but I really mean it.

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  1. Date: 12/25/2011 2:24:00 PM
    Merry Christmas Jack! It's been a total pleasure to read your wonderful poetry (you sure are witty!) and to have come across you here!! :D

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  1. Date: 12/25/2011 3:57:00 AM
    All the best jack , have a good one x

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 10:02:00 PM
    We are so glad you are part of Soup Jack. Like you, I feel so privileged to have met so many wonderful people here. It's been a great experience. Hope your Christmas is wonderful. Luv, Lizzie

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 11:09:00 AM
    Merry Christmas to you, Jack,and I want to say that I really appreciate the way you comment to many poems of the members here. You are a great addition to PoetrySoup. Luv, Andrea

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 11:02:00 AM
    Merry Christmas Jack, have a peacful one..David

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 10:01:00 AM
    Merry Xmas to you to my friend...

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 9:24:00 AM
    Right back at you... Merry x-mass... and God Bless

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 9:03:00 AM
    A blessed Christmas to you and your family Joe, it's been a blast reading your gems these last couple of months.. :) lfde Wilma

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 8:45:00 AM
    And the same warm wishes to you, Jack!! Have a wonderful holiday!!

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 8:44:00 AM
    Thanks so much Jack...Merry Christmas to you :)

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 8:21:00 AM
    Merrry Christmas and Happy New Year, Jack!

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 8:04:00 AM
    Merry Christmas to you and your family, Jack.

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 7:25:00 AM
    Merry Chrissy Jack xx

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 7:15:00 AM
    Merry Christmas!

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  1. Date: 12/24/2011 7:08:00 AM
    Merry Christmas Jack!

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8/24/2014In Swirling MistOttava rimafantasy,
8/16/2014As she was climbing in the treesTrioletmiracle,
7/18/2014Hotel HelliforniaLimerickholiday,
7/5/2014All Soupers InvitedRhymecelebration,
6/25/2014I WonderRhymemystery,
6/15/2014Mary - Bawdy LimerickLimericksexy,
6/15/2014Summer Love sijoSijolove,
6/7/2014Loch LomondVersemystery,
5/29/2014A Letter to Robert FrostRhymenostalgia,
5/29/2014Tears on the WindRhymelife,
5/29/2014Scary MomentRhymemarriage,
5/18/2014Colonel SandersClerihewbird,
5/18/2014Candles and ScandalsLimerickbirthday,
5/18/2014I could drownVerseboat,
5/11/2014just deserts - just dessertsSenryufood,
5/11/2014Drunken Vicars - for the bawdy contestLimericknonsense,
5/5/2014Hell is empty and all the devils are hereTankaevil,
5/5/2014snow thawsHaikuanimal,
5/5/2014Temple BellsSijolove,
4/27/2014A Vampire quaternQuaternfood,
4/24/2014A Dream VoyageVerseadventure,
4/21/2014full red moonHaikufantasy,
4/21/2014My ode to the NetherlandsHaikuholiday,
4/12/2014Ye Olde AntiqueCouplethome,

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