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Poetry Contest: Because It's A Tuesday 140 
- 140 Sonnet Cash Prize 
Sponsored by: William Kekaula

The sky of strong blue as it dims at dusk, that I shall in no way look at the same. A new start in rich, pure, salt scent may claim the heart of the sea, both wild and calm musk. By dawn, close and dear lure the sun kissed shores and when I feel, the fair breast of an hour, of the wide world I stand lone, and may lour the tours that laze and taste the out of doors. Gone far in the hushed land down the rock cliffs to cold surf, fish safe in tide pools true sight. Feel the winds change in the pick of hush night; the soul's high and low show of the waves riffs. Love the raw grace of the land and surfs, falls, arts, taste of the past and now, its calm calls. 9/26/2019

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Date: 3/11/2021 11:10:00 PM
hello Eve, this is a lovely poem. I enjoyed reading it. Congratulations
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Date: 3/11/2021 10:04:00 AM
Congratulations on your win. A beautiful write. I love the sand/surf and this write. Have a blessed day writing away.....................
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Date: 9/30/2019 6:16:00 PM
I am an easy faint at heart--do I sense bias--not in the least, Hawaii, eh! 'Tis the Roper techy methinks says my heart, my compliments to your placement well earned ~ Aloha always William
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Date: 9/28/2019 9:26:00 AM
So lovely, Eve! Janice
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Date: 9/27/2019 8:49:00 PM
way to go taking that challenge. I don't know if I will be able to give it a go, but you sure did a great job, Eve. You have been to Hawaii? It is something I really want to do, and go visit our Connie there!!
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Eve Roper
Date: 9/27/2019 9:37:00 PM
I have never been, but I've been to the Oregon coast and It is just like that
Date: 9/27/2019 12:50:00 AM
Loved the poem Eve and especially this line: "Feel the winds change in the pick of hush night"
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