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My Apologies

Blog Posted:7/17/2017 7:36:00 AM

I have not been feeling well lately so my son and his wife have come to visit for a few days. (Really to keep an eye on me) I think it is rather rude to be on the computer while I have guests, so I write my poems at night after they go to bed. Unfortunately, I have no time to read and comment. They will be leaving in a couple of days and I will be back reading and commenting again. I apologize for not being able to read but I seldom have company, especially my children. I've made my share of poor choices in my life but this one is a no brainer. I'll choose my kids every time. See you all in a few days and once again my apologies.

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Date: 7/23/2017 9:39:00 PM
No need to apologize. Enjoy this very special time. Hope you are feeling better soon. Hugs, Kathy
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Date: 7/23/2017 3:33:00 PM
Daniel I was happy to hear you have support and I am wishing you well. There is certainly no need to apologize. Take care :)
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Date: 7/23/2017 10:51:00 AM
wishing you well, daniel.. have a great time with the family... huggs
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Date: 7/20/2017 10:59:00 AM
Get well soon and enjoy with your family Daniel. We will be here. No need to apologize. Have a nice time...
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Date: 7/20/2017 7:43:00 AM
There's no company as precious as family. I wish you a speedy recovery, my friend!
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Date: 7/19/2017 5:19:00 PM
Sorry you are not feeling well, family is everything
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Date: 7/19/2017 11:00:00 AM
Enjoy your family to the Max. Soup will always be here. Sending best wishes, SuZ
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Date: 7/19/2017 12:34:00 AM
Dear Daniel. Your health and family come first. I wish you a speedy recovery my friend. I am glad your loved ones have rallied round to look after you. Blessings and Love, Connie
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Date: 7/18/2017 1:41:00 PM
Have a great time with your family and we'll see you soon. Love and hugs, Catie
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Date: 7/18/2017 2:50:00 AM
No explanation necessary. Be selfish with the bounty of family as it is meant to be. Many cannot enjoy that blessing. Well done, DT. Feel mucho weller son... :-)))
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Date: 7/18/2017 2:51:00 AM
Date: 7/17/2017 7:03:00 PM
You take care of family Danny!
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Date: 7/17/2017 4:51:00 PM
Heal quickly, Danny. Nothing else is more important than health and family.
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Date: 7/17/2017 4:46:00 PM
You are choosing WELL!!! And NO worries!!
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Date: 7/17/2017 2:49:00 PM
that is no choice, kids and family are everything...hear from you when there is time poet
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Date: 7/17/2017 2:38:00 PM
Family always comes first, Daniel. Feel better soon, and never apologize for making the right choice! Hugs!
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Date: 7/17/2017 2:01:00 PM
Choose your kids and yourself, that's the best choice! We'll be here when you get back. Hugs
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Date: 7/17/2017 1:57:00 PM
You made the right choice my friend. Enjoy your time.
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Date: 7/17/2017 12:08:00 PM
Hope you feel better soon Daniel and enjoy your time with the family there is no need to apologise being with them is far more important than soup - I too haven't been active but I've been away for a few days and poetry definitely was on a back burner:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 7/17/2017 11:50:00 AM
Enjoy the time with your family, Daniel. Hope you feel better soon. Family helps buoy up the spirit. God bless.
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Date: 7/17/2017 11:35:00 AM
sorry to hear you haven't been feeling well! I hope you'll feel better soon. Hugs
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Date: 7/17/2017 10:23:00 AM
Sorry, but I choose my kids always... Daniel , have a lovely time and never feel sorry.. Hugs dear friend ~*
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Date: 7/17/2017 9:07:00 AM
Hey mate, get Urself better, and enjoy ur family100%. Cheers
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Date: 7/17/2017 8:23:00 AM
No need to apologize - we all have lives outside of poetry, and spending time with one's children is one of the most important things. I hope you feel better soon.
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6/15/2018 Vanity Sonnetvanity,
5/31/2018 Imagination Monokuimagination,
5/30/2018 A Starving Artist Rhymenature,
5/27/2018 An Old Grist Mill Free verseangst,change,
5/16/2018 The Sum of a Life Rhymephilosophy,
5/10/2018 Summer Love Sonnet Sonnetappreciation,nature,summe
4/7/2018 Watercolor Afternoon Iambic Pentameterbrother,emotions,memory,
4/2/2018 A Peaceful I Love You Iambic Pentameterbeauty,i love you,nature,
3/28/2018 I Dream Because Sonnetdream,
3/21/2018 Keep Your Eye On Love Rhymehumor,love,
3/11/2018 Sonnet For Spring Italian Sonnetspring,
3/7/2018 A Gift of Love Sonnetlove,mother,
2/16/2018 An Unwritten Fairytale Sonnetfantasy,fun,imagination,m
2/1/2018 Musings - Sucker Punched Rhymeage,humor,life,
12/8/2017 Bah-Humbug Rhymechristmas,humor,
10/17/2017 Wake Up My Heart Sonnetappreciation,inspirationa
10/13/2017 Beneath The Bearded Oaks Sonnetfirst love,
10/10/2017 Out On A Limb Sonnethumorous,philosophy,
10/4/2017 Take My Advice Rhymetime,
9/21/2017 That's Some Trick Sonnetautumn,fun,magic,
8/6/2017 Grieving Thoughts Rhymegrief,introspection,
7/30/2017 Two Pairs of Shoes Rhymehumor,
7/29/2017 While I was Thinking Rhymefuneral,life,philosophy,
7/24/2017 Lust Monokulust,
7/22/2017 How Much For One Night Sonnetkiss,philosophy,
7/19/2017 Who But God Sonnetphilosophy,religion,
7/17/2017 Trust Me Baby This Is Love Sonnethumorous,love,
7/16/2017 A Southern Secret Sonnetlove,tree,
7/14/2017 Wild Persimmon Preserves Sonnetfood,memory,mom,
7/12/2017 Some Folks Quintain (English)humor,philosophy,science,
7/10/2017 Mother's Glue Rhymelove,mother,sad,
7/7/2017 Character Italian Sonnetcharacter,
7/6/2017 Seeds For Peace Sonnet collaboration with Silent One Italian Sonnetpeace,
7/4/2017 As Flowers Crumble Collaboration with Silent One Rhymelove,mother son,
7/2/2017 And Then It Stopped Rhymefather,hero,
6/30/2017 Life Is Not A Dream Sonnetdream,life,
6/27/2017 Unwanted Guest Sonnetbird,humor,sleep,
6/26/2017 Touch Acrosticbeauty,nature,
6/24/2017 A Hundred Springs Rhymeage,
6/20/2017 Blue Daisy Monorhymeblue,flower,funny,humorou
6/20/2017 Children of the Sun Sonnetappreciation,summer,sun,
6/19/2017 Here In My Heart Sonnethow i feel,
6/16/2017 No Thanks, I'll Wait Monokuphilosophy,time,
6/15/2017 Real Men Wear Pink Rhymecharacter,funny,humor,per
6/12/2017 What Will Tomorrow Bring Pantoumappreciation,morning,natu
6/12/2017 Our Worth Ottava rimabeauty,spring,
6/6/2017 Let Me Be The First Quaternfantasy,longing,love,
6/1/2017 The Fall Sonnetphilosophy,
5/23/2017 Fate and Destiny Sonnetdestiny,dream,fate,
5/12/2017 My Mom Sonnetappreciation,mom,mothers
5/11/2017 Bullfrog Valley Iambic Pentameterappreciation,beauty,natur
5/10/2017 One Starry Night Sonnetappreciation,beauty,peace
5/9/2017 Failure Italian Sonnetloneliness,sad,
4/22/2017 Reflections Sonnetage,death,meaningful,sad
2/25/2017 Fighting The Dragon Rhymeabuse,addiction,drug,
2/23/2017 Life Is For The Living Sonnetangel,death,grief,
2/21/2017 Where I Want To Go Sonnetadventure,fantasy,ocean,
2/20/2017 Peekaboo Sexyku Haikudesire,
2/19/2017 The Ride Iambic Pentameterimagination,memory,sad,
2/17/2017 Me Rule The World Prosephilosophy,
2/16/2017 The Chase Rhymeanimal,death,nature,
2/16/2017 An Orange Fairytale Rhymecolor,nursery rhyme,
2/15/2017 Sandlot World Series Rhymebaseball,friendship,
2/10/2017 Beyond The Breakers Sonnetadventure,fantasy,imagina
2/10/2017 Love Spell 101 Rhymefantasy,love,
2/10/2017 Letter To Mom Sonnetmother son,
2/9/2017 Reading Monorhymebooks,imagination,
2/7/2017 You Broke My Heart Not Hardly Sonnetlost love,
2/6/2017 Musing Monokuheart,
2/4/2017 It Happened In Marseilles Rhymeadventure,fantasy,
1/26/2017 No Blue Rhymeappreciation,blue,
1/23/2017 Sunrise Rhymecolor,morning,
1/22/2017 Ya'll Come Back Rhymeadventure,memory,nostalgi
1/21/2017 Winter's Afterglow Collaboration with Mystic Rose Sonnetdaffodils,spring,
1/20/2017 The Water Dance Sonnetdance,moon,
1/20/2017 Valentine, Shmalentine Rhymefunny,humor,valentines da
1/14/2017 A Lovely Little Daydream Quatraindream,nature,
1/8/2017 What's In A Name Rhymefun,
1/6/2017 My Dog Rhymebest friend,dog,love,
1/6/2017 A Southern Snow Monorhymebeauty,poetry,snow,
1/4/2017 Cupid Pulls Back His Bow Rhymelove,valentines day,
1/4/2017 2017 Sonnetnew year,
12/31/2016 The End of the Road Quatrainlove,moon,
12/30/2016 Where I Call Home Sonnethome,
12/25/2016 The Day After Christmas Rhymechristmas,humor,
12/23/2016 It's Your Reflection Sonnetfantasy,love,
12/19/2016 Bells that don't ring, throw down the pail Sonnetfun,metaphor,poetry,
12/17/2016 A Purple Ribbon Sonnetfirst love,happy,memory,
12/13/2016 Night Fantasies Sonnetfantasy,love,
12/11/2016 Between The Lines Rhymehyperbole,
12/8/2016 Point Of No Return Rhymefeelings,love,
12/7/2016 Some Christmas Joy Sonnetappreciation,beauty,chris
12/5/2016 I Found You In The Moonlight Sonnetfantasy,love,poetry,
12/3/2016 Come And Find Me In My Solitude Rhymenature,poetry,
12/1/2016 Inspired Muses Sonnetfun,muse,poetry,
11/24/2016 Next Time Italian Sonnethow i feel,
11/23/2016 The Last Old Fashioned Christmas Rhymechristmas,sad,
11/21/2016 Open All Night' Lyricnostalgia,
11/20/2016 Good Neighbors Italian Sonnetappreciation,bird,poetry,
11/17/2016 My Perfect Christmas Sonnetchristmas,fantasy,peace,

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Fav Poems

Tree of Life Coupletfamily,humanity,life,meta
My Friend Within Rhymebible,blessing,christian,
Waiting to be free Ghazalfriendship,hope,life,love
Lady of the Stream Sonnetanalogy,beautiful,friends
Human Equation Rhymelife,
Where They Will Find Me Iambic Pentameterdeath,life,me,
Colorfication- Not for Contest Sonnetpassion,
Ethereal Harpist Rhymefantasy,happiness,song,so
NATURES WONDERFUL GARDEN Sonnetautumn,beauty,nature,
My Star Rhymefeelings,happiness,how i
Oxymoronic Obsession Acrosticconfusion,
Like Cleansing Rain Coupletpoets,
One Brief Moment Rhymeimagery,nostalgia,
My Lips Caress Sonnetautumn,
Time's Fleeting Sense Sonnetpoetry,
Muse On The Loose Iambic Pentameterlost,muse,wisdom,,Lullaby
Her Reassuring Hand Verseloss,
Experienced Female Mechanic Goes on a Man Hunt Quatrainhumor,relationship,
My Morning Time Dove Sonnetdaughter,father daughter,
Daniel Turner - Cherished Friend Sonnetappreciation,
The Poet Kimopoets,
I'd Rather Be A Dog Light Verseanimal,funny,humor,
I heard I might find a poet here Epicbeauty,poetry,
I heard I might find a poet here Part 2 Epicbeauty,poetry,,Lullaby,
I heard I might find a poet here Part 3 Epicbeauty,poetry,
Like One Lost Blank verseangst,depression,dream,lo
What's It About For You, Then Rhymeblessing,children,christm
Natures Gift Sonnetblessing,nature,
For what shall come of morning tides Rhymelost love,ocean,sea,
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Nature Addict Free verseaddiction,nature,
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