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Poetry Blogs

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Most Recent Blogs

#Blog TitleDate PostedPoet
MARIANNE MOORE a poet for sure7/21/2017Brian Strand
A POETRY READING BY MYSTIC ROSE 7/20/2017Mystic Rose
SuperVet7/20/2017Shadow Hamilton
MID SUMMER PREMIERE CONTEST now available, any theme,any form,max of 25 lines7/20/2017Brian Strand
UPDATE on TIM RYERSON 7/20/2017Becca Teagan
Kindle Scout Campaign in last days7/18/2017Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
MID SUMMER STANDARD CONTEST RESULTS now available ,any form,any theme, max of 25 lines7/18/2017Brian Strand
SUMMER GARDEN PARTY AFTERNOON a poetic happening7/18/2017Brian Strand
Hot Blog My Apologies7/17/2017Daniel Turner
DO YOU HAVE A POETIC FINGERPRINT? With footnotes7/17/2017Brian Strand
Hot Blog UPDATE: Prayers for Tim Ryerson 7/17/2017Becca Teagan
MID JULY PREMIERE CONTEST RESU!TS now available any theme,any form,max of 25 lines7/16/2017Brian Strand
Fast7/15/2017Lewis Raynes
JOHN MAGEE a poet for me (a blog spinoff)7/15/2017Brian Strand
Book Review Advice Sought7/14/2017Wayne Kingston
Color Splash Contest7/14/2017Kim Rodrigues
REGARDING MY CONTEST 'TRUST BE BABY THIS IS LOVE'7/14/2017Mystic Rose
Short Poetry Online7/14/2017John Anderson
Motivational Moments....for Writers! #317/13/2017Trisha Sugarek
Introducing JG Finch 7/13/2017Becca Teagan
MID JULY STANDARD CONTEST RESULTS now available ,any theme,any form max 25 lines7/13/2017Brian Strand
W C W is he a poet for you too?7/13/2017Brian Strand
Confused: English quitain example on PS7/12/2017Agnes Krampe
The eyes have it finalized7/12/2017Daniel Turner
POETRY TOOLBOX SERIES: CONNOTATION 7/12/2017Cyndi MacMillan
I, Jam Maker - A Poem..... Theory into Practice7/12/2017Julia Ward
Create a Character Contest Honourable Mention List7/11/2017Cecelia Hopkins-Drewer
CAUSE AND EFFECT perhaps perhaps not (Emily D spin off)7/11/2017Brian Strand
Thanks7/10/2017Phyllis Babcock
EMILY D a poet for me (with update link July 14)7/10/2017Brian Strand
JULY PREMIERE CONTEST RESULTS now available,any theme,any form,max of 25 lines7/10/2017Brian Strand
Interview with Author, Janet Macleod Trotter 7/9/2017Trisha Sugarek
Hot Blog A Mini Pub inspired by Brian and Cyndi7/8/2017craig cornish
Hot Blog POETRYSOUP CHAT ANNIVERSARY7/8/2017arthur vaso
ARE YOU YOUR OWN BIGGEST CRITIC?7/8/2017Brian Strand
JULY STANDARD CONTEST RESULTS now available,any theme/form max of 25 lines7/8/2017Brian Strand
A new contest7/7/2017Daniel Turner
ADELAIDE CRAPSEY a major minor poet7/7/2017Brian Strand
With Five Words, You Shattered The Paradise We Made7/6/2017Robert Lindley
I won't be finalizing my current haiku contest7/6/2017Chris D. Aechtner
Hot Blog Are you a-typical poet7/6/2017Lewis Raynes
EARLY JULY PREMIERE CONTEST RESULTS available any theme,any form ,max of 25 lines7/5/2017Brian Strand
Happy Days7/4/2017Nayda Ivette Negron
Pantoum Form: What Will Tomorrow Bring7/3/2017Eve Roper
EARLY JULY STANDARD CONTEST RESULTS now available ,any form,any theme,max of 25 lines7/3/2017Brian Strand
SENTENCE SOUNDS sans punctuation a spin off blog7/3/2017Brian Strand
Hot Blog UPDATE update update update yes an Update Darrens Garden7/3/2017arthur vaso
POEMS CAN BE LYRICAL but can a lyric be poetry ?7/2/2017Brian Strand
My Painting of "The Lighthouse"7/2/2017Carole Duet
Hot Blog Why No Punctuation???7/2/2017Carole Duet