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Iolanda Scripca is a published poet, photographer, journalist,  and translator who lived in Eastern Europe for the first twenty four years of her life, in a loving family. Her mom was a teacher, a high school principal, and a cultural promoter. Her dad was a published novelist, poet and TV producer. An unforgettable moment was her collaboration with her Dad in the translation and adaptation of a children's book by the Bulgarian author Leda Mileva. She is a graduate of Foreign Languages and Literatures from the University of Bucuresti/Romania. Nowadays she enjoys Southern California and possesses a CA Teaching Credential from Chapman University. Ms. Scripca publishes in several Romanian-American Newspapers both in Romanian and English. "Lava Of My Soul" is her recently released collection of poems and essays which is available on her site:


Thank You For Participating in the SPRINGPOETRY RAIN, CYPRUS 2012

Blog Posted:5/22/2012 5:54:00 PM
Dear Friends,

I thank you for answering my blog few weeks back and sent poems to Cyprus SPRINGPOETRY RAIN Festival.
This is their email I received yesterday.

Dear Poet Friend,

We are pleased to inform you that 307 of you from all over the world will be
with us with your poems on Saturday  as of 18.00 and thank all of you for
sending such wonderful poems and wishes and thoughts.
We also thank all of you that have send information as to where and to whom
you have send our call to participate and we, that is all of us all over the
world have managed to reach over 175.000 of us! Well done!

as promised
you will be able to follow the event on line by accessing our websites

Let us all be together on Saturday at 18.00 Cyprus time

thank you once again
Lily, Anber, Nora, Johann


Thank you again,
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  1. Date: 5/24/2012 12:51:00 AM
    Hi, are you? I am doing great. I would like to congratulate Debbie and Gail for being chosen by the Spring Poetry Rain Festival. I can't wait to watch this historical event. Thanks to Lily, Anber, Nora and Johann for giving anyone the opportunity to participate. I haven't entered it, but next year I surely will! It must be so thrilling being recognized by poetry lovers all over the world! My heartfelt wishes to both. Hugs, Andrew.

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 1:02:00 PM
    Super yay to all those who got their poems in :D That must be really exciting :D ! Shucks I feel bad though--I read your blog from before but I forgot to email them :( maybe next year :)

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 7:18:00 AM
    Just got my email this morning. Thank you for sharing this wonderful idea.

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 6:38:00 AM
    happy to see your poem was chosen, Iolanda! Mine was chosen too. hugs, Catie :)

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 5:21:00 AM
    i wish i could have joined but didn't see your previous blog methinks.. iols... all the best to you and this endeavor.. ;0 huggs

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 2:39:00 AM
    Thanks iolanda great blog..David

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  1. Date: 5/23/2012 1:31:00 AM
    Hi Thank I had me email to say thankyou a couple of days ago and to say my poem will be in a balloon waiting to be burst, it was fun thanks for sending the blog xx

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  1. Date: 5/22/2012 9:56:00 PM
    Congratulations, Iolanda! I read your blog but I completely forgot to send a poem... : (

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  1. Date: 5/22/2012 9:54:00 PM
    Oh, really? I wonder who else was chosen...wish you all Happiness...

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  1. Date: 5/22/2012 9:35:00 PM
    Congratulations, Iolanda,and it looks like to DEBS too.

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