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Blog Posted:7/7/2014 4:53:00 PM

Debbie Guzzi deserves mucho praise for making us look better in the poetry world by her accomplishments and she won't toot her own horn so I shall for her--check this out!!


Debbie Guzzi So Still the Day I leave the eggplants on the vine this year, unpicked, forlorn. They hang bloated on blackened stalks, the ugliness dusted gratefully with snow. ice melt rattles down the drain pipe

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Jul 5 at 12:20 PM
So Still the Day
Hey Deborah!

Your poem was just accepted into Leaves of Ink and will appear on the front page on the following date: 7/30/14! Congratulations!

What to do now:

Spread the word! Remember, the more people that see your poem on Leaves of Ink, the more exposure your work (and your website link) gets! The more exposure you get, the better for you and your writing career, so let people know! Be proud, show off your achievement and let people know that your poem was awesome enough to be published on Leaves of Ink!

Here are some ways you can spread the word:
*Social bookmarking sites like Digg, Stumbleupon and Reddit
*Sites like Twitter, Facebook and Myspace
*In forums or chatrooms
*Or even just emailing friends, family and coworkers directly!

Remember, your future is in your hands, so show it off! :)

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E.S. Wynn, Editor in Chief,
Debbie!! Kudos to you and your accomplishments and thanks so much for helping me and others! Love Ya!
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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 8:43:00 PM
    Just this minute saw this. Congrats on this wonderful achievement! You shine as you should. Good things come to those that deserve it!!!

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 4:08:00 PM
    BIG congratulations, Debs. I really like that poem!

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 3:26:00 PM
    Ow dear Debbie...I am always so thrilled when your poetry is published,cause I know how much you deserve it sweet ma.CONGRATULAtions!!!!Craig ,thanks for sharing this news : ).

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    Guzzi Avatar Debbie Guzzi Date: 7/8/2014 7:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Big smoochies!! one on each baby cheek too!
  1. Date: 7/8/2014 11:47:00 AM
    Thanks so much this magazine is out of the UK I believe sometimes it hard to tell!

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 9:38:00 AM
    Go Deb, what great news. Well deserved, and Craig thanks for the heads up.

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 9:01:00 AM
    Hi Deb! I am so happy for you! I know you put a lot of hard work into getting your work out there, but so do others whom are not as often accepted! Congratulations on your excellent accomplishments! love and hugs, Catie :)

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 7:20:00 AM
    great work Debbie, congratulations. Mohan

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 4:53:00 AM
    Debbie Congratulations!!! :) so pleased that I read your writings..:D

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  1. Date: 7/8/2014 12:32:00 AM
    Debbie huge congrats to you for all of your hard work....David

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  1. Date: 7/7/2014 10:13:00 PM
    That's wonderful. Congratulations!

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  1. Date: 7/7/2014 10:09:00 PM
    Thanks Craig! Thanks Carrie!

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  1. Date: 7/7/2014 8:05:00 PM
    Hey you hear the applause??? I hope deserve it!! Thank you Craig for this shout-out !! And Congratulations to one of our own!!

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