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My poetry contest is up and running - Julie Leigh Rodeheaver 's Blog

About Julie Leigh Rodeheaver
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I have been writing poetry since I was in high school. I just always loved to write. When I was in middle school I would write short stories and let my friends read them. Writing was just something that came naturally to me. 

When I write poetry I mostly write about nature, my cats, things I have personally experienced, the occasional spiritual poem, etc.

I am a baptized Jehovah's Witness. I have been baptized for 21 years. JW.org

I work in the CSS(Autism) department in a high school. I started as a classroom para but 2 years ago I was switched to a student focus para. Para is just a fancy name for teachers aide. I love my job though.

My poetry contest is up and running

Blog Posted:8/8/2017 5:30:00 PM

I decided my theme was going to be "Mountains" for my first one. I want to feel like I am traveling when I read the entries. I decided not to wait to start it. I'm a multitasker when it comes to poetry. I poems/love'>love to read! So I hope you check out my contest.

I already have a theme for my next contest. I decided the theme will be "Rainy Days". But I will worry about that once my first contest is done. :)

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Date: 8/12/2017 12:39:00 PM
Looking forward to your contest..
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My Past Blog Posts

Sinus Infection
Date Posted: 9/28/2017 5:50:00 PM
I have survived Hurricane Irma
Date Posted: 9/11/2017 8:25:00 PM
Sorry I haven't been posting much
Date Posted: 9/5/2017 6:49:00 PM
"Winds of Change" contest up and running
Date Posted: 8/29/2017 8:01:00 PM
"I'm a Survivor" Contest up and running
Date Posted: 8/21/2017 12:16:00 AM
"Let Me into Your Heart " contest up and running
Date Posted: 8/16/2017 12:10:00 AM
My poetry contest is up and running
Date Posted: 8/8/2017 5:30:00 PM
I plan on starting a contest soon
Date Posted: 8/8/2017 12:49:00 PM
Boredom has set in
Date Posted: 8/7/2017 9:16:00 AM
Found an old short story I wrote
Date Posted: 8/6/2017 11:34:00 PM
New Snuggle Buddy
Date Posted: 8/6/2017 8:09:00 PM
Back to Life, Back to Reality
Date Posted: 8/6/2017 12:05:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
10/22/2017 I'm Sorry Rhymefunny,how i feel,humor,hu
10/21/2017 Roach in my Hair Rhymefunny,humor,humorous,
10/21/2017 Marvel Mania Free verseaddiction,fun,how i feel,
10/20/2017 Daft - Cat Rhymeanimal,cat,funny,humor,hu
10/20/2017 Memory of Playing Softball Tetractysbio,memory,sports,
10/20/2017 Mandy the Outdoor Cat Rhymebest friend,cat,nature,sm
10/19/2017 At Deaths Door Free versedeath,hope,how i feel,ima
10/19/2017 A Frog in the House Free verseanimal,cat,funny,humor,hu
10/18/2017 38 isn't what it is cracked up to be Free versebio,funny,humorous,
10/18/2017 Beautiful Autumn Quatrainautumn,beautiful,beauty,m
10/18/2017 Kahlua Mudslide Free versedrink,funny,humor,humorou
10/17/2017 Heart Full of Love Pantoumheart,love,
10/17/2017 Dusk Free versebeauty,nature,
10/17/2017 Snivel and Bits Free versebio,funny,humor,humorous,
10/16/2017 Leave Me Be Cold Free versebio,funny,how i feel,sick
10/15/2017 Childhood Free versebio,childhood,
10/15/2017 Dancing with my Niece Free versedance,family,niece,
10/15/2017 Capitalization and Punctuation Free versebio,i am,student,teacher,
10/15/2017 Daddy's Girl Free versebio,care,dad,family,fathe
10/14/2017 My Fragile Heart - For FRAGILE Contest Free versecare,deep,emotions,feelin
10/13/2017 My Secret to Happiness Free versebio,happiness,happy,
10/13/2017 Good Discipline Free verseappreciation,bio,childhoo
10/13/2017 Smirnoff Ice Free versedrink,funny,humor,humorou
10/12/2017 Broken-Hearted From the Start Free verseheartbreak,
10/11/2017 Bullied Free verseabuse,bio,bullying,how i
10/11/2017 Music Soothes the soul Free verseimage,imagery,
10/10/2017 Fakers are Annoying Free versescary,
10/9/2017 Missing Miss Kitty Free verseanimal,cat,family,how i f
10/9/2017 Wildfires in Santa Rosa Free verseanger,bio,scary,
10/8/2017 Always quiet and shy Free versebio,how i feel,
10/8/2017 My Heart is an Open Book Free versebio,desire,emotions,feeli
10/8/2017 Poetry Soup Acrosticdedication,friend,friends
10/7/2017 Fire Faerie Free versefairy,fantasy,for childre
10/7/2017 The Forest Path Free versefairy,fantasy,for childre
10/7/2017 Writers Block Free versebio,how i feel,writing,
10/7/2017 You Fat Free verseemotions,family,feelings,
10/7/2017 Why You Live Up There For Free versechildhood,emotions,family
10/5/2017 Grey Skies Free versenature,
10/5/2017 Butterflies Free versebeautiful,beauty,butterfl
10/3/2017 Winter Time Free versebeautiful,beauty,family,s
10/2/2017 Roses and Carnations Free verseanniversary,celebration,c
9/23/2017 Dolphins Part III Free verseanimal,beautiful,beauty,i
9/23/2017 Dolphins Part II I do not know?beautiful,beauty,image,im
9/23/2017 Noises in the Night Free verseanxiety,emotions,feelings
9/23/2017 Breaking Dawn Free versebeautiful,beauty,image,im
9/22/2017 Sunset Free versebeautiful,beauty,nature,s
9/20/2017 Spanish Dancer Free versebeautiful,beauty,dance,lo
9/19/2017 Traveling Light Free verselight,moon,science,sun,
9/18/2017 Having fun in the Rain Free verseadventure,fun,funny,humor
9/18/2017 The Sweat Box Biobio,how i feel,imagery,we
9/16/2017 Lee Pace, My favorite actor Limerickcelebrity,humorous,
9/16/2017 Attack of the Wasp Limerickimagery,nature,
9/16/2017 Hot Summer Day Free versefor children,for kids,fri
9/15/2017 An Icy Rose Personificationflower,nature,rose,
9/15/2017 My Tiger, My Protector- Mystic Free verseanimal,beautiful,beauty,f
9/15/2017 Dark Hollow Falls Trail Free verseautumn,beautiful,beauty,c
9/14/2017 Autumn Haikuautumn,change,cool,nature
9/14/2017 Thinking Free versebio,life,write,writing,
9/14/2017 Love Free verseemotions,feelings,love,
9/14/2017 My Description Biobio,funny,humor,humorous,
9/14/2017 Kiss Me Free versefeelings,kiss,love,
9/14/2017 The Fire Inside Free versedesire,love,
9/14/2017 Angel Eyes Free verselove,
9/14/2017 Marineland Free verseanimal,beautiful,beauty,c
9/13/2017 The Promise Free verseemotions,feelings,hope,lo
9/13/2017 Mother Swan Free versebeautiful,beauty,bird,nat
9/13/2017 Walking in my Sleep Free versefunny,humor,humorous,slee
9/13/2017 Love is not Lost Free versecheer up,hope,love,
9/12/2017 Hold Me in Your Arms Monokuhope,love,together,
9/12/2017 I Will Find Love Free versecheer up,dedication,devot
9/11/2017 In the Dark Free verseanxiety,dark,imagery,natu
9/11/2017 Jacksonville is Flooding Free verseanxiety,fear,imagery,natu
9/9/2017 Talking to God Free versegod,jesus,prayer,spiritua
9/9/2017 The Common Cold I do not know?funny,sick,writing,
9/9/2017 In the Darkness of Night Free verseanimal,beautiful,beauty,b
9/9/2017 Climbing the Tree Free versebeautiful,beauty,imagery,
9/8/2017 Stressing Out Bioanxiety,bio,how i feel,na
9/7/2017 Hurricane Go Away Acrosticbio,how i feel,nature,wea
9/7/2017 Flower of the Lake Free versebeautiful,beauty,flower,n
9/7/2017 Winter Beauty Free versebeautiful,beauty,nature,s
9/6/2017 Moonlight Memories Sedokabeach,beautiful,beauty,lo
9/6/2017 Reminiscences of Hurricanes Free versebio,imagery,rain,scary,we
9/5/2017 Preparing for Hurricane Irma Biobio,how i feel,weather,
9/4/2017 Fight For The One You Love Free versehappy,hope,love,
9/4/2017 Sowing the Seeds of Love Free versehappy,hope,how i feel,lov
9/4/2017 Watching Irma Free versenatural disasters,nature,
9/3/2017 Try Free versebio,cheer up,devotion,end
9/2/2017 Moving On Biobio,emotions,endurance,fe
9/1/2017 In Real Life - Newest Boyband Free verseappreciation,music,
9/1/2017 September Free verseautumn,how i feel,imagery
8/31/2017 Waterfalls Free versebeautiful,beauty,imagery,
8/31/2017 Lava Haikufire,imagery,writing,
8/31/2017 Broken Hearted Senryubetrayal,bio,dark,heartbr
8/30/2017 Grandma I Miss You Free versedeath,grandmother,loss,me
8/30/2017 Fall Creek Falls, TN Free versebeautiful,beauty,imagery,
8/30/2017 Magnolia Springs State Park Acrosticautumn,beautiful,beauty,i
8/30/2017 Old River Trail Free versebeautiful,beauty,imagery,
8/30/2017 Painting in the Sky Free versebeautiful,beauty,imagery,
8/29/2017 The Little Voice Free versehow i feel,hurt,i am,
8/28/2017 My Greatest Fear Biobio,emotions,fear,feeling

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