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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

 


Thank you


Blog Posted:6/12/2011 6:15:00 AM
I just wanted to say a big thank you to Linda-Marie and PD for my Premium Membership (Linda-Marie's prize, which she kindly passed to me).

Since joining PS, I've learnt a lot about poetry and I've also met some lovely people, so thank you all : )
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  1. Date: 8/30/2011 2:47:00 PM
    Jack, glad that I stopped by to see you. I like getting to know the folks here. Tony

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  1. Date: 8/26/2011 4:51:00 PM
    Jack--thank goodness for Linda, her big heart, and your new gift of membership! Welcome to the club! Gwendolen

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  1. Date: 6/23/2011 4:12:00 AM
    Jack, clicked on your photos..Can see you much better on the them..Sue is lucky lady to get such a handsome young man..Thanks for faithfully stopping by my work..Sara

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  1. Date: 6/22/2011 4:47:00 AM
    Jack, Glad that I clicked on your blog symbol..Good to see a faint outline of you..My vision is not what it once was..Are there any great new British or European films of late? Sara

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 11:47:00 AM
    Congratulations on your PD membership! I hope this means you'll be holding some contests soon??? Love reading your poetry...Susan :)

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  1. Date: 6/13/2011 6:46:00 AM
    Congratulations Jack on your PM. Love reading your poetry. Love,Carol

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 4:19:00 PM
    Both very kind women! and nice to have you on board as a PM! Oh I love England I've been 5 times, I don't think I could ever get enough of it! Light & Love

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 2:25:00 PM
    I am toon used to be a theatre man for almost a decade. Jack, and congratulations on the wins. It reminds me visiting theatres in nineties of London, France's National theatre where Moliere performed and Dublin too.

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 11:32:00 AM
    Thanks so much for all your kind comments. I really appreciate your friendly words : ) (In answer to Chris: I was working as a GRP on luxury yachts).

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 11:00:00 AM
    I would move into a theater if I could. I love live shows, with real, on stage actors. I miss my European cultural activities as I used tolive in the capital full of theaters. Welcome to the blog life!

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 10:55:00 AM
    Heya Jack. So nice of Linda-Marie to pass her PM prize onto you....and of course, so nice of P.D. to endorse the prize to begin with~! This is a great thing to do, to help promote the Soup community. Found it interesting that you have had a job, boat building. Was this constructing smaller boats, or large industry-work?

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 10:30:00 AM
    It's nice to open my bowl of soup and see you here today.. all jolly and happy... and you are welcome,, and enjoy your p.m. take care,..p.d.

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 9:44:00 AM
    my pleasure, dear jack to see you here among us, and thanks to linda for her generosity.. okay, now back to work , mr. PM, lol !... amaze us more!!:) huggs lots!

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:55:00 AM
    Many congrats Jack on becoming a Premium member. I endorse all the comments made below big style :) 4 u

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:47:00 AM
    I think it is so awesome that you are a PM, Jack-- kudos to Linda and pd :D like your poetry, would look forward to your blogs as well, enjoyed knowing more about you in your bio too :D

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:33:00 AM
    So nice to know more about you, Jack!! Enjoy your PM, and look forward to enjoying your poetry more and more!!

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:32:00 AM
    thankxx Jack for the blog and for your generous compliments to both PD and me .. u are a wonderful asset to our Soup family and u are well deserving of the PM.. enjoy the many features luv.. have fun and continue to entertain us all with your creative genius ..

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 8:17:00 AM
    congrats on your P.M. nice to know a little about you now, look forward to seeing more blogs by you

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 7:58:00 AM
    Dear Jack, congratulations on becoming a premium member! I'm glad you're enjoying the interaction with other poets here. I can see the photo, so I guess you managed to load it just fine. As you know, we both love Shakespeare! Wishing you many happy days on Poetry Soup. Love, Carolyn

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 7:44:00 AM
    Congratulations on your PM prize Jack ;) enjoy every minute!! :D

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  1. Date: 6/12/2011 6:55:00 AM
    Congratulations on your premium membership, Jack. I'm glad Linda gave hers to you. How cool you get good tickets to the theater! I didn't know how much you loved sonnets. I can see why you are a happy person just from your choice of your favorite Shakespeare sonnet!

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