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Color Splash Contest - 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!





Color Splash Contest

Blog Posted:7/14/2017 9:17:00 PM

I finished judging the Color Splash Contest! Always a pleasure to read your entries! Congrats to all the winners!!! <3

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Date: 7/29/2017 11:03:00 AM
Kim thanks for your contests and congrats to your winners
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Date: 7/15/2017 7:20:00 AM
many thanks for my placement Kim and my congrats to the winners:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 7/15/2017 5:43:00 AM
My heartfelt congratulations to all the winners, Kim:)
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Date: 7/14/2017 10:43:00 PM
You must've had a really terrible time choosing the winners Kim, because I have been reading some that were not on your list and they are just wonderful. I love the ones you have chosen as well. Congratulations to everyone on the winners list!
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Date: 7/14/2017 11:04:00 PM
It is always tough! Thanks, Connie for your post!

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My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
9/20/2017 UNNERVED Alliterationdeath,dog,
9/20/2017 DISTURBING THE PEN Free versewriting,
9/19/2017 DILUTED Haikunature,
9/19/2017 TO LIFE AND WEDDING NIGHT BLISS Epithalamiumblessing,wedding,
9/18/2017 JUST US TOGETHER PRAISING GOD Lyricchristian,song,
9/18/2017 FUJIWHARA EFFECT Free versestorm,
9/18/2017 HOLD ME IN YOUR ARMS Verseromance,
9/17/2017 CELEBRATION OF ART Free verseamerica,art,
9/16/2017 CRICKETS Versenature,
9/16/2017 IN MEMPHIS Limerickhumor,
9/16/2017 HIS UNFORGIVABLE SIN Tankadivorce,
9/16/2017 POEMS THAT PAINT A PICTURE - STILL LIFE Free versedeath of a friend,drug,
9/16/2017 HOT SUMMER DAY Free versesummer,
9/15/2017 PSYCHEDELIC SUNSHINE Free versesea,sun,
9/15/2017 PULLING THE TRIGGER Free versesuicide,
9/14/2017 PLAYING THE GAME Free versegames,humor,
9/14/2017 MOONPRINTS Senryulove,
9/14/2017 CHAGALL'S WHIMSY Senryuart,surreal,symbolism,wif
9/14/2017 PANIC ATTACK Senryuanxiety,
9/14/2017 HORSE WHIP Senryuanimal,
9/13/2017 AND THE OSCAR GOES TO Limerickhumor,
9/13/2017 SEGUIDILLA - 1 Rhymenight,rain,
9/13/2017 BUMPING INTO LOVE Free verselove,
9/13/2017 DARKNESS OF THE WOMB Free versedark,daughter,depression,
9/12/2017 PERPETUAL PEACE Prose Poetrydark,destiny,
9/12/2017 DIALING 911 Concreteamerica,dark,sad,
9/11/2017 THE BRIDE TO HER FUTURE GROOM Versewedding,
9/11/2017 SUICIDE PREVENTION Free versesuicide,
9/11/2017 CUSPATE LULLABY Free versebaby,moon,mother,
9/10/2017 IRMA PEERS Haikustorm,
9/10/2017 Soliloquy and Silhouette Rhymehate,love,
9/10/2017 DAD TURNS EIGHTY Free verseage,father,
9/8/2017 FLEEING IRMA Prose Poetrycar,people,religious,stor
9/8/2017 SPOOKED Versedark,
9/7/2017 HURRICANE Haikustorm,
9/7/2017 AUTUMN ROYAL Rhyme royalautumn,
9/6/2017 Moonlight Delight Sedokamoon,sensual,
9/6/2017 PLOT OF BLUNDERS Epigramdeath,humor,
9/5/2017 STORMING OVER LOVER'S LANE Personificationstorm,
9/5/2017 ISLAND god Free versechristian,
9/5/2017 THE FATE OF FUTURE Coupletchildhood,fate,
9/5/2017 WHITNEY2 - CROSSROADS Verseprayer,
9/3/2017 A BITTERSWEET SONG Rhymehappy,loss,memory,sad,son
9/2/2017 CHURCH BELLS Senryuchristian,
8/31/2017 GRANDMOTHER OF GROOM Senryusad,
8/31/2017 BEAUTIFUL DAY Trioletwedding,
8/31/2017 THE JEDI MASTER Light Poetryhumor,
8/30/2017 TIMELY DISH Trioletdestiny,love,romance,
8/30/2017 DEEP-FREEZE ALASKA Warning: Dark Haikudark,history,
8/30/2017 DISQUIETING MOMENTO Trioletsad,war,
8/30/2017 HEARTBEAT PRECISION Terza Rimachristian,
8/30/2017 THE PINZON Verseamerica,history,
8/29/2017 STRANGER HOLDS UMBRELLA Free versemystery,
8/29/2017 STOIC Senryusilence,
8/28/2017 THE WATERHOLE Haikuafrica,
8/28/2017 CAPTIVE FEAR Warning:Dark Haibunabuse,dark,evil,fear,
8/28/2017 STORM OF TREES Tetractysstorm,
8/28/2017 EVEREST Free verseadventure,mountains,
8/27/2017 FACELESS Senryulove,
8/26/2017 TIKO THE COCKATIEL Rhymebird,fun,
8/26/2017 GLACIAL TENACITY Senryuadventure,
8/26/2017 TRIPPY Senryudrug,
8/26/2017 A Poet's Ego: Inside-Out Free verseintrospection,
8/25/2017 ALASKA BIDS GOODBYE Haikuflower,travel,
8/24/2017 PEACE-LOVING WATERS Free versesound,water,
8/24/2017 LET IT BE Free versejobs,
8/24/2017 CAUGHT IN A TANGO AT CAPE HORN Personificationdance,romance,sea,sensual
8/23/2017 SUN DAY Free verseimagination,storm,
8/22/2017 DARKSONG Free versenature,
8/22/2017 WHY DO I NEED YOU LORD Kyriellechristian,
8/21/2017 MINDFUL OF SOLAR ECLIPSE Coupletchristian,nature,
8/20/2017 SUMMER RAIN Ottava rimarain,
8/19/2017 OLD SCHOOL Limerickschool,
8/19/2017 FEROCIOUS HUNGER Monokufood,
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,
8/17/2017 FUNNY HOW MY WINTER TURNED INTO SUMMER Sonnetconfusion,seasons,
8/16/2017 Collaboration Contest Rhymeintrospection,self,
8/16/2017 REFUSAL TO DUCK Limerickhumor,
8/16/2017 BAPTISM OF DUCKS Limerickhumor,sea,
8/16/2017 THE RED HORSE Free verseart,wedding,
8/16/2017 LEANING Alliterationkiss,love,passion,
8/15/2017 PORTRAIT OF A LOVELY MORNING Verseflower,life,light,
8/15/2017 THE VOLLEYBALL GAME Free versesports,
8/13/2017 DELL THE FARMER Limerickhumor,
8/13/2017 FEAR OF WINGS Free versedark,
8/13/2017 STUCK OUTSIDE MY HOME Rhymebio,
8/11/2017 A CHOICE Diamantehate,love,
8/11/2017 DISTURBED SHADOWS Haibunnature,
8/11/2017 MOTH Free versehumor,writing,
8/10/2017 LONG DISTANCE RELATIONSHIP Senryurelationship,
8/10/2017 MUSHROOMS Alliterationwedding,
8/10/2017 THE PROMISED SON HAS WON THE VICTORY Rhymechristian,emotions,hurt,
8/10/2017 SEA OF CHAOS Blitzsea,
8/9/2017 KICKING DOMINOES Free versebetrayal,
8/9/2017 NATURE'S CHEERLEADERS Verseemotions,flower,
8/9/2017 HAPPINESS Rhymehappiness,
8/9/2017 MOUNTAINS OF BAVARIA Free versebeauty,nature,
8/9/2017 THE FAIRY TALE MUST END Limericklife,

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Fav Poems

INDOOR SPORTS Free versefun,giggle,sports,
White Diamonds Go Black Light Poetryfantasy,
What I Love About The South Free versehumor,love,
In The Palm Of His Hand Rhymechristian,god,gospel,jesu
Dillard Mill Iambic Pentameterautumn,
Dreaming of You Lyriclove,mountains,
Tongue Twister Time Rhymehorse,race,
Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust Limerickdeath,humorous,
Beneath the Milky Way Rhymelove,stars,universe,
Naked Verseanti bullying,betrayal,bo
Expose the Naked Truth Rhymebetrayal,identity,
Naked Smile Rhymefaith,forgiveness,life,
That Old House at the End of the Road Couplethouse,ocean,
She Dances To Her Music Sonnetdance,music,
Battling Fear Free versebible,christian,death,fea
Anna the Supermodel Free versebeautiful,beauty,bible,ch
sleighbells skewed Limerickholiday,nonsense,
Riding a Bus through My Mind Rhymeintrospection,
The Wisdom of Winter Coupletlife,metaphor,seasons,
Emerald Forests Sonnetart,creation,green,meanin
The Last Old Fashioned Christmas Rhymechristmas,sad,
She's Beautiful Light Poetrybeautiful,women,
Flirt Rhymedance,emotions,engagement
One Must Remain: Sonnetangst,conflict,love,
She took me on a moonbeam Rhymelove,moon,
That truth in my mind Quatrainbeautiful,beauty,introspe
An Empty Throne - Part 2 of 9 Rhymefantasy,
The Gingerbread Family's Ordeal Light Poetryfood,house,humor,
The leap Rhymenature,
SOUND OF SILENCE Free verseabuse,identity,silence,so
Gobsmacked Gams Terzanelleallegory,art,childhood,
The Name You've Given Me-Video Sonnetlove,name,
Slow Dance Blank versedance,growing up,youth,
Toxic State Free versefuture,universe,
Toxic State Verseangst,anxiety,fear,
This Wasn't the First Time Rhymebetrayal,change,deep,
How the Moon does it tristichbeauty,love,moon,
GOODBYE, MY LOVE Versedeath,goodbye,
You'll Find Me Before the Ink Is Dry Free versepoets,self,
Diamonds of Inspiration Free versebeauty,blue,image,inspira
Confessions of a Double Barreled Drama Queen Versehumor,water,
1985 Robert Mondavi Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve Free versehistory,love,wine,
Sweet Dixie Sonnetbeautiful,deep,food,happi
The Gratitude Walk Free versebeauty,morning,uplifting,
BUTTERFLY DANCE Haikubutterfly,nature,
New Snow Haikusnow,sun,tree,
Childhood Concretehumanity,
Standing At The Mountain Proseallegory,analogy,black af
Dreams of perfect love Rhymegood night,
eight winds. I do not know? philosophy,
The trial of a lord Part 1 ABCaddiction,society,
Onset of puberty Sonnetbody,desire,lust,sensual,
SHADOW OF JEALOUSY Sonnetjealousy,sad love,trust,
The Cycle of Life Free verselife,
COME DINE WITH ME Coupletbeautiful,cool,food,
At The End Of My Garden Versenature,river,
Winter Has Stolen The Night Free verseseasons,winter,
The Christmas Spirit Free versebeautiful,blessing,christ
DISINTEGRATE DISCREETLY Quatrainallegory,analogy,depressi
Welcome 2017 Embarkation Shapenew year,
iTs tOO eARly tO wRiTe pOetrY Versedeath,grief,sorrow,
Beloved Nicholas Dizainlove,valentines day,
Message in an acrostic contest Acrosticword play,words,
Sarsara The New Fable Rhymeappreciation,beauty,joy,l
My Poetrysoup Recipe Versepoetry,word play,
Message in an Acrostic Contest Acrosticromantic,
Homeless in the Rain Free versepoverty,
SETTING GOALS Narrativedepression,destiny,inspir
The Nervous Violinist Free versemusic,
Stepping Through Time Monorhymedance,
Evening Enchantment Free versehappiness,
- Haiku X 101 - The Nature - Haikubeauty,nature,
The Peace That Passes Understanding Rhymebeautiful,hurt,longing,pe
UNICORN Enclosed Rhymeanimal,encouraging,horse,
THE TIGER IN YOU Rhymeabuse,anger,anxiety,child
The Mask of Alabaster Free verseanxiety,confusion,fear,im
HUMBLING FIRMAMENT Coupletappreciation,love,sea,sta
Love Bell Coupletloneliness,lonely,longing
The making of a Child Light Poetrychildren,love,
In A Sad Blindness, One May Yet Find Hope Rhymeart,deep,encouraging,insp
RIZE Free verseimagery,inspirational,nat
TIME TO GO OUT ON THE PISTE Monorhymefriendship,fun,humorous,s
Recipe Monorhymelife,
Burning Ever So Bright Acrosticbirthday,
NEW ZEALAND Free versefun,health,
Alchemy Dramatic Versecorruption,dark,psycholog
Drifting Soft Rhymegood night,
Thoughts of Black or White or the Grayest Gray Rhymelove,nature,perspective,
Sunday Morning - me singing - Lyricimagery,inspirational,
Just Another Day In Delight Acrosticbirthday,
Jesus Is Great - The Linked Style Free versefaith,hope,inspirational,
Forever Immortal Love Italian Sonneti love you,marriage,
Hard Knots Sexyku Haikusensual,sexy,
We Have A Problem Dramatic monologueanxiety,divorce,love hurt
It Rained That Day Romanticismfeelings,love,marriage,ra
A Tear Drop on a Rose Rhymegrief,heartbreak,loss,sad
- Never Alone - Monokuprayer,stars,
Rogue Waves Rhymeanxiety,feelings,life,
Old Age Monokuage,humorous,

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george seal United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
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Victor Buhagiar Malta Flag Malta Read
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Lewis Raynes Australia Flag Australia Read
Ross Vassilev United States Flag United States Read
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