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Sapphic Nonesense

Beware, social media's worldly platform, Blameless, guilty wannabes shower esteem, Heady headlines bathing in common manure. Knowing one’s neighbour. Selfie, groupies searching for public reason, Poetry kindled reframed and lovers bonding, Gossip transferred digital nonsense bemused. Silence youth golden. Sapphic stanza contest Sponsor William Kekaula

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Date: 9/30/2021 10:55:00 AM
Congratulations on your win. Your "Sapphic Nonesense" is a creative write. Love your line "Silence youth golden." Many could learn about Silence at all ages. Have a blessed day...............
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Date: 9/26/2021 5:50:00 PM
Sad to see the great modern age of self and to feel the judgement that is coming. Good to read this one again and congrats.
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Date: 9/23/2021 3:47:00 PM
back with my congrats. This one is SO FINE
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Date: 9/21/2021 3:29:00 PM
Harry, fake news vs. faker news, reminds me of my country-style childhood of chugging buckets from our wellsprings vs village kids water from taps. I'd share my living off the land, hunting and fishing exploits were no different than the village kids drunk sleeping on the bench outside the candy store. Our news had some accounts of measurable interest, albeit, is that they're true. Nowadays, we lose ourselves in the moreness of a story than the trueness of it. My compliments, Aloha!
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Date: 11/23/2019 9:12:00 AM
I find Facebook to be an interesting study of humanity. Peoples attempt to put their best worst foot forward. The things they think are important often have little to no value. If you follow for long enough, you can witness some people growing and their priorities changing. Usually the amount of selfies go down as this change occurs.
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Date: 7/8/2019 11:55:00 AM
Sappho on a Greek island. I hope she left her i-phone at home with the Gods ...
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Date: 3/14/2019 5:29:00 AM
Bravo, bravo Harry! I do think the world would be better off with no news. Can't they just once publish any good news or progress? NO. And people believe these talking heads? Not me! Panagiota.
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Date: 3/10/2019 1:56:00 PM
oh wow, Love your message in this one. How did I ever miss this? Thanks for stopping by my poem today, harry.
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Date: 3/10/2019 10:08:00 AM
I agree. Never have been one for the network community. Nice job.\ God Bless, JB
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Date: 3/2/2019 1:00:00 AM
It hasn't taken the place of poetry. I'm just getting my poetry legs back.
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Date: 2/22/2019 3:27:00 AM
- We all need to realize that social networking communities are here to stay, considering the millions of users that they have ... some love it ... others hate it :) - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 2/13/2019 10:22:00 AM
Hi Harry, the world is in a mess - your poem is both clever and enjoyable and absolutely true Best for a win - great write Harry! Poetry hugs, Jennifer.
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Date: 2/12/2019 11:31:00 AM
Social media...an opportunity...a disgrace...all there packed in one package...Nice one
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Date: 2/9/2019 10:25:00 AM
Great Sapphic Stanza, Harry, and all the other elements that I love in toothy poetry - this will rate highly, I'm sure! I took my first stab at it, but after 60 hits I still have not one single comment, so no false hopes with me, lol. Excellent work - blessings and best wishes, my friend! :-)
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Date: 1/31/2019 3:48:00 PM
Awesome, Harry! The mind doesn't tend to think in "sapphic" meter and trying to force it can result in disaster. If I had to listen to sapphic "nonesense" all day, I would be grateful for a moment of golden silence. Great writing, my friend. Hugs, Carolyn
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Date: 1/31/2019 11:36:00 AM
Nonesense, to be sure. well done Harry...
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Date: 1/31/2019 10:15:00 AM
love the message here, Harry - & you've really mastered what I always find a pretty tricky form
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Date: 1/29/2019 9:36:00 PM
G'day Harry … we were discussing an issue that relates to your fine message yesterday. How can an unbiased jury be selected now for sickening crimes with all the social media - thank you Harry - Lindsay
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Date: 1/29/2019 6:57:00 PM
In this case, silence sure is golden! great write!
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Date: 1/29/2019 11:36:00 AM
:)
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Date: 1/29/2019 8:38:00 AM
Yes, remove oneself from “the source” The bliss is amazing!
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Date: 1/29/2019 7:18:00 AM
Intense words deliver potent messages..well done, Harry.
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Date: 1/29/2019 5:36:00 AM
Your last line is bliss. What happened to a bit of privacy in ones life. Not really interested in other peoples business yet some tell the world everything that's going on in their lives. Tom.
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Date: 6/8/2019 5:55:00 PM
I go with Tom on this one. But I realize others Feel differently. With platforms shutting down free speech, we enter a dangerous era. Even bein online like here, we expose ourselves. Panagiota
Date: 1/29/2019 5:09:00 AM
The voice of wisdom roars! Excellent dear harry!
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