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THANKS FOR THE PRESENT - Claudia Polydoro's Blog

About Claudia Polydoro
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I'm Claudia and I'm from Brazil. As you may have guessed, English is not my first language, but it's how my poems "flow" to me, so I'm sorry for any mistakes I may commit.

I used to write poetry when I was a teenager (in portuguese at the time), but as life and school became more demanding, one day, I simply stopped writing.

A few months ago, a friend and writer, mentioned that she needed a poem to be used on her book... So, I decided to try my hand into poetry again... in English this time... and  REVAY'S LOVE SONG was the result.  To my utter surprise, she loved it and actually used it on her book.

From that point on, I started writing poems from time to time... But not seriously and I never showed them to anyone, I never thought they were any good... Until I met my most dearest friend, Darren... He's the one that encouraged me to keep writing and to share my poems... And I'll be forever grateful for his constant support and friendship...

So, I ask your patience for I'm extremelly new on poetry writing... I'm still crawling, trying to learn, and wondering how I ended up having this amazing space to share my poems. 




Blog Posted:1/1/2017 1:56:00 PM

I got an amazing present today... A Premium Membership was gifted to me by an extremelly kind anonymous member...

I just wanted to say "thanks" and that I'm really touched and speechless by it.

I'm still learning my way into poetry writing and all I got from the amazing members of PoetrySoup was encouragement and kindness.

So, to my Benefactor... thank you for this unnexpectec and much appreciated gift.  And thank you to all the members of PoetrySoup for welcoming me into your midst.

Hugs and a wonderful 2017



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Date: 1/2/2017 5:43:00 AM
Hi Claudia, congratulations on your awesome gift. Have fun. May you have an excellent 2017! :)
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Date: 1/2/2017 8:42:00 AM
Thank you Nicola! It was a great gift indeed! A wonderful 2017 to you too!
Date: 1/2/2017 12:50:00 AM
Yay Clau \o/ Now you can add all your pictures to your poems. There are so many wonderful people here on Soup, congratulations on Premium Membership :)
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Date: 1/2/2017 5:04:00 AM
Yay!!!!! (shhhh - I have already added pictures to them all yesterday ;) - hehehe) And Yes, I have met a lot of amazing people here already :) :*
Date: 1/1/2017 10:10:00 PM
All dogs go to Heaven, and you're quite a good soul, Claudia. : )
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Date: 1/2/2017 5:00:00 AM
Yes, they go!!!! and thanks a lot, Doug! Hugs :)
Date: 1/1/2017 9:11:00 PM
Congratulations Claudia!! Welcome aboard!!! Big Hugggs!! ;) Deb
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Date: 1/2/2017 4:59:00 AM
Thank you Deborah!!!! Hugs back :)
Date: 1/1/2017 7:31:00 PM
Hi Claudia from Brazil. I'm Keith from Trinidad. Always nice to see a new face here on the Soup. Congrats on your gifted membership.
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Date: 1/1/2017 7:43:00 PM
Thanks Keith! It's great to be here and to meet everyone :)
Date: 1/1/2017 6:43:00 PM
This is a Happy New Year! A wonderful gesture from a kind and generous soul. Congratulations for your gifts. Grab a spoon and enjoy the soup:)
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Date: 1/1/2017 7:08:00 PM
Indeed Daniel, a very happy year - Thanks, I wil ;)
Date: 1/1/2017 4:07:00 PM
Congratulations on this happy occurrence. It must be one of our Soup angels!!
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Date: 1/1/2017 4:57:00 PM
I'm sure it is!!! And It made my day! Thank you Andrea :)
Date: 1/1/2017 4:04:00 PM
Happy New Year Claudia: Enjoy your lovely present and keep writing. It is a gift. SuZ
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Date: 1/1/2017 4:56:00 PM
Happy New Year, Suzanne!!! It started great already - and thank you... I'll keep writing - it is a gift that I value a lot... :*
Date: 1/1/2017 3:50:00 PM
Congratulations on your gift / membership, Claudia! and Welcome! Hugs
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Date: 1/1/2017 4:51:00 PM
Thank you Rebecca!!! Hugs :)
Date: 1/1/2017 2:58:00 PM
oh what a wonderful New year gift Claudia - there are several poetry soup fairies - we are truly blessed to have such wonderful generous people on the site:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 1/1/2017 4:50:00 PM
Thank you Jan!!! I have noticed that already! Only met amazing people here - Hugs back! :)

My Past Blog Posts

Date Posted: 1/1/2017 1:56:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
9/26/2017 SOME THINGS ARE NOT MEANT TO BE Free versedestiny,leaving,life,lost
9/21/2017 BLACK VOID Free verseemotions,feelings,pain,
7/12/2017 COMPLETE ME Free verselove,soulmate,
6/7/2017 CHOOSE CAREFULLY YOUR BATTLES Free versefeelings,self,strength,
5/14/2017 I MISS YOU Free verseabsence,i love you,longin
4/15/2017 Love is love Free verselove,
3/28/2017 TO DARREN - SOME STARS SHINE BRIGHTER Prose Poetrybest friend,friendship,th
3/21/2017 FIREFLIES AND FALLING STARS Free verseappreciation,kiss,love,ni
3/15/2017 BEAUTIFUL ANGEL Free verseangel,beautiful,inspirati
3/10/2017 IN THE BLINK OF AN EYE Free verselife,meaningful,time,
3/10/2017 ONE MORE TIME Free verseinspirational,light,sun,
3/10/2017 A LONELY GIRL Free versebooks,childhood,dream,
3/10/2017 RAISE YOUR HEAD Free versefriend,friendship,introsp
3/5/2017 MISPLACED CARE Free versefeelings,friendship,heart
2/19/2017 INVISIBLE ME Free verseanalogy,angst,how i feel,
2/14/2017 A BEAUTIFUL SOUL Free verseappreciation,beautiful,be
2/14/2017 OVER THE ELEMENTS Free verseearth,fire,introspection,
2/9/2017 CHIMERA WORLD Free verseangel,destiny,fantasy,
2/8/2017 BEYOND THE BREAKERS Free verseappreciation,beach,beauty
2/4/2017 MUSIC TO MY SOUL Free versemusic,passion,
2/4/2017 MUSINGS FROM A BROKEN HEART Free versebest friend,friend,heartb
2/1/2017 YOUR ANGEL Free verseangel,lost,
2/1/2017 STEPPING THROUGH TIME Free verseadventure,fairy,time,
1/31/2017 FINDING MY KNIGHT Free verseabuse,hurt,pain,
1/29/2017 CASTLES IN THE SAND - Collaboration with Darren White Free versehow i feel,introspection,
1/28/2017 CLUMSY WORDS Free versefeelings,words,
1/26/2017 THE COLOR BLUE Free versecolor,funny,
1/25/2017 SWEET MELODY Free versedance,happy,music,
1/22/2017 LETTING YOUR HAIR DOWN Free verseadventure,bio,funny love,
1/19/2017 YOUR BETTER END Free verseword play,
1/18/2017 MIDNIGHT RAMBLINGS Free verseconflict,confusion,nonsen
1/16/2017 I SIT IN THE SAND Free verseappreciation,beach,ocean,
1/15/2017 The Swords Speak - Assassins Brotherhood Free versebrother,freedom,symbolism
1/11/2017 BUTTERFLIES OF BEAUTY Free versebeauty,butterfly,nature,
1/11/2017 BROKEN BONDS Free verseangst,family,hurt,sister,
1/10/2017 SHARED THOUGHTS, SHARED VOICES Free versefriendship,journey,light,
1/7/2017 OCEANS CAN'T SEPARATE - Collaboration with Darren White Free versebest friend,friendship,
1/4/2017 CUPID, PULLS BACK THE BOW Free verselove,soulmate,valentines
1/4/2017 BEAUTY IS EPHEMERAL Free versefriendship,memory,
1/3/2017 GHOSTS FROM THE PAST Free verseinspirational,memory,stre
1/2/2017 WALKING BLINDLY Free verseconfusion,emotions,lost,
1/1/2017 A NEW YEAR Free versecelebration,new year,new
12/31/2016 LET ME BE YOUR LIGHTHOUSE Free verseangst,depression,encourag
12/31/2016 LISTEN TO YOUR HEARTBEAT Free verseappreciation,courage,insp
12/31/2016 THIS STONE COLD LABIRINTH Free verseangst,anxiety,conflict,co
12/30/2016 JUST BE YOUR BEST Free verseheart,inspirational,movin
12/30/2016 A CARING HEART Free versefriendship,love,
12/22/2016 PRISON WALLS Free verseflying,freedom,inspiratio
12/22/2016 MY WAY Free verseinspiration,poetry,
12/17/2016 WHEN WE FIRST MET Free versedance,love,
12/17/2016 DON'T MAKE ME GO Free verseemotions,love,
12/15/2016 LIKE THE PHOENIX Free verseanalogy,uplifting,
12/14/2016 TWO WORDS Free verseself,word play,
12/14/2016 THUNDERSTORMS Free verseangst,anxiety,introspecti
12/11/2016 SUNSETS IN THE OCEAN Free versesunset,
12/11/2016 Revay's Love Song Free versehurt,love,
12/9/2016 AFTER THE STORM Free versehope,inspirational,intros
12/9/2016 I MADE YOU CRY Free versebooks,dream,
12/8/2016 SEASHELLS Free versebeach,dream,romance,
12/8/2016 ENDLESS LOVE Free verselove,
12/7/2016 THE SUN WILL SHINE AGAIN Free versehope,inspirational,
12/7/2016 ON TIPTOES Free versebetrayal,heartbreak,
12/4/2016 UNTIL WE SEE EACH OTHER AGAIN - A TRIBUTE TO MY DOG Prose Poetrydeath of a friend,dog,lov
12/3/2016 THE EYES Rhymebeauty,emotions,
12/3/2016 BLANK CANVAS Rhymecolor,future,imagination,
12/2/2016 NOT A FAIRY TALE Free verseabuse,angst,child abuse,h
12/2/2016 POEMS Free verseinspiration,poems,poetry,
12/2/2016 MASKS Free versemetaphor,self,
11/30/2016 LOVERS Rhymelove,romance,senses,sensu
11/30/2016 THINK HIGH Free versecheer up,
11/29/2016 THANK YOU Rhymeappreciation,thank you,
11/29/2016 JUST BE Free verseappreciation,cheer up,ins

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Fav Poems

A HOME Prose Poetrychristmas,family,love,
This song, it is for you Pantoumboy,boyfriend,joy,love,
MY FRIEND Verseabuse,anxiety,depression,
When Do We Start To Live - Collaboration with Space Cadet Free versedark,friendship,inspirati
An empty throne - Part 1 of 9 Rhymefantasy,
ALWAYS HAVE HOPE Free versefriendship,hope,inspirati

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