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Most Recent Blogs

#Blog TitleDate PostedPoet
New contest is up9/20/2017Thvia Shetley
POETRY IS NOT PERFECT9/20/2017John lawless
BUTTERFLY SUMMER 9/19/2017Mystic Rose
Suicide Prevention Month Finalized9/19/2017Laura Loo
Dragon goes to the University of Southeastern Philippines9/18/2017Carol Eastman
JOYFUL MOMENTS BY MYSTIC ROSE 9/16/2017Mystic Rose
Switch Poetry/Prose #59/16/2017Chris D. Aechtner
~~Life, Hurricane Irma, And My Contest~~9/16/2017Sara Kendrick
Hot Blog Thieves In The Night9/15/2017Tim Smith
HURRY HURRY - ONLY ONEWEEK LEFT9/15/2017John lawless
Hot Blog I have survived Hurricane Irma9/11/2017Julie Rodeheaver
Hot Blog I'm BACK!9/11/2017Frederic Parker
I'm back again and missed you all x9/11/2017Thvia Shetley
Suicide Prevention Contest Revision9/10/2017Laura Loo
Form T - Finalized9/8/2017Broken Wings
Hot Blog Happy Birthday, Richard Lamoureux9/8/2017Eileen Manassian
AUTUMN RHYME ROYAL Contest Update9/7/2017Dale Gregory Cozart
Hot Blog Please Pray for Carolyn & Others in Peril9/6/2017Andrea Dietrich
Hopelessly behind9/6/2017Agnes Krampe
Sorry I haven't been posting much 9/5/2017Julie Rodeheaver
AUTUMN RHYME ROYAL Contest now open9/5/2017Dale Gregory Cozart
SUMMER RAIN STORM Contest Finalized9/5/2017Dale Gregory Cozart
Hot Blog THOUGHTS ON POETRY AS ART ... AND WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?9/5/2017Cyndi MacMillan
Why Do I Write Poetry?9/4/2017Carole Duet
Hot Blog HAPPY BIRTHDAY ANDREA DIETRICH FOR 5TH SEPTEMBER9/4/2017JAN ALLISON
Problem with PoetrySoup pages...9/3/2017Team PoetrySoup
Ps poetry page problem9/3/2017Frederic Parker
Hot Blog Sad News on Dave Austin (with link to tribute page I just found out about)9/2/2017Andrea Dietrich
Emotion in poetry: laying it on heavy by leaving it to the reader, a response to Brian's Blog9/1/2017Cyndi MacMillan
UPDATE ON RUSSELL'S PROGRESS FROM EMMA SIVEY9/1/2017JAN ALLISON
Fear Contest8/31/2017Debbie Guzzi
Please support "All for Love" Kindle Scout campaign8/30/2017Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
Thank you everyone8/30/2017Chris Green
~~Thoughts Plus Contest~~8/30/2017Sara Kendrick
"Winds of Change" contest up and running 8/29/2017Julie Rodeheaver
HOUSTON FLOOD... prayers and thoughts for the victims8/28/2017Cyndi MacMillan
Hot Blog Replying to comments8/28/2017Seren Roberts
Help me learn to revise8/27/2017Agnes Krampe
Soup Mail8/26/2017Carole Duet
Hot Blog GET WELL SOON RUSSELL SIVEY ****UPDATED ON 28TH AUG WITH A MESSAGE FROM RUSSELL'S WIFE8/26/2017JAN ALLISON
Stars8/25/2017Teddy Kimathi
MOM BLOG: NOT QUITE BROKEN8/25/2017Cyndi MacMillan
Let It Be contest has been finalized8/25/2017Catie Lindsey
Comments...help8/24/2017Lewis Raynes
Hot Blog Voices for Change8/23/2017Eileen Manassian
Hot Blog I'm new to the Soup! I'm an Author...8/23/2017Tony Brady
Hot Blog My Dream Soup8/21/2017Cyndi MacMillan
"I'm a Survivor" Contest up and running8/21/2017Julie Rodeheaver
Hot Blog and so the bullies win8/20/2017John lawless
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD PART ONE 8/19/2017Mystic Rose