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Are you entering the contests that you think you are? - Kim Rodrigues's Blog

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I know so many of you now, well not personally! For those who I am meeting for the first time, my name is Kim Rodrigues. I love to write about my family, travel, life, current events, and Christian themes. I consider my writing eclectic. I enjoy trying out the various forms, love brevity poems, and often write in free verse. Please try a sampling of my poetry. I hope you enjoy! I will try to visit your postings, as well. Happy Writing!

 

 

 

 


Are you entering the contests that you think you are?


Blog Posted:4/20/2017 5:21:00 PM

After entering a contest, make sure it is the one that you intended to enter. I keep receiving entries that have nothing to do with my contest. Best wishes!

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Date: 4/21/2017 1:15:00 AM
Possibly a glitch as Doug suggests, but when you get like three or more of them, it's more witchy than glitchy.
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Date: 4/20/2017 5:48:00 PM
I think there is a glitch in the contest-poem-entering process. Once I entered a poem in a contest, and it showed up in a different contest; had to redo everything. Once I entered a poem in a contest, and the server did not "take" it, i.e. it was like I never entered. Contest ended - there was no placement, no "NA" etc.
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Charlie Smith
Date: 4/21/2017 9:40:00 AM
That's happened to me also Doug???
Date: 4/20/2017 5:32:00 PM
I think it happens in a lot of contests Kim, it's irritating as it is taking the place of someone who really wants to enter the contest ... why not increase your contest number for each poem you get that is not for your contest and then you can n/a the unwanted ones and not cause issues when you come to judge the contest:-) hugs Jan xx
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Kim Rodrigues
Date: 4/20/2017 8:04:00 PM
I will try tipo remember that in the future :) Thanks!

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8/19/2017 OLD SCHOOL Limerickschool,
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8/17/2017 H E SEES A L L Free versegod,judgement,
8/17/2017 COVERED BRIDGE OF VERMONT Tankakiss,
8/17/2017 TANGLED IN TANTRUM Tyburnemotions,hair,
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8/16/2017 BAPTISM OF DUCKS Limerickhumor,sea,
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8/9/2017 KICKING DOMINOES Free versebetrayal,
8/9/2017 NATURE'S CHEERLEADERS Verseemotions,flower,
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8/9/2017 MOUNTAINS OF BAVARIA Free versebeauty,nature,
8/9/2017 THE FAIRY TALE MUST END Limericklife,
8/8/2017 TRAVELING CIRCUS Sedokaadventure,travel,
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8/8/2017 COPPER SUN Haikunature,
8/7/2017 FIRST FRUITS Kyriellechristian,
8/7/2017 MY MOTHER'S OTHER HALF Senryudeath,
8/6/2017 ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE Alliterationweather,
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7/28/2017 AMERICAN DREAMS SMASHED TO SMITHEREENS Free verseamerica,baby,death,murder
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7/22/2017 I'M CYNICAL OF POLLY Free versepolitical,
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