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My poem titled, "Courage of Youth, Battle of Ypres, Flanders Field" has been selected by the (OCR)...


Blog Posted:4/8/2018 9:51:00 AM

My poem titled, "Courage of Youth, Battle of Ypres, Flanders Field" has been selected by the (OCR)...
This request was sent to the owner of another forum where some of my poetry
is also presented, usually after it has been presented here first.
I have given my permission because I view it as a most worthy cause(education) and am honored they considered this poem..
If anybody, (I know there are many fine Bristish poets here),  can give me more information on this British organization, either here in comment or by way of a soupmail, I'd appreciate it very much.
Thanks...

Below is a copy of the official request.

From: Stina Cuthbert
Subject: Copyright permission request from OCR #3 - 20180088

Message Body:
On 14th February 2018 and 13th March 2018 I wrote to you to request permission to reproduce copyright material. As yet, I have not received any response from you, so am writing again to remind you of the request. I am writing on behalf of Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations (OCR), to inform you that an item for which we believe you to be the copyright holder has been selected to appear in one of our forthcoming exam papers. We would therefore like to request your permission to use the material, in an electronic format via our website after the exam has been sat. The exam paper will be made publicly available online for five years, from August 2020.

When considering granting permission, it may help you to know that OCR is an exempt charity and, as such, a not for profit organisation; it is a subsidiary of the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate. Please email us at ocr.copyright@ocr.org.uk and we can send you a copy of the exam material we would like to use.

Kind Regards
Stina Cuthbert

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Date: 4/13/2018 2:46:00 PM
Congratulations!!
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/14/2018 1:37:00 PM
Thank you my friend.
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Date: 4/14/2018 1:37:00 PM
Thank you my friend.
Date: 4/11/2018 11:30:00 PM
Dear Robert, I feel you are so deserving of the honor. I think you are a very talented poet who writes with style and class and I can see why they would want to to use your poetry to teach. This is wonderful news and I am so happy for you Robert! Hugs, Connie
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Date: 4/12/2018 5:46:00 AM
Thank you my friend. A truly wonderful gift to me this is. That I may in some small way help in teaching others, poetry which is an art form that is currently under attack by those that despise it and even by those that drastically want to change it into being a lesser art,one weakened so as to appeal to a larger audience.
Date: 4/11/2018 8:54:00 AM
A good and kind friend sent me this information this morn. It is about what OCR does....***** Note- "We provide GCSEs and A Levels in over 40 subjects and offer over 450 vocational qualifications. Our mission "OCR is a not-for-profit organization so success, for us, is measured through the impact and reach of our activities and the scale of our contribution to helping learners realize their aspirations. Our purpose is to work in partnership with others to provide qualifications that support education in ways which enable all learners to reach their full potential and to recognize and celebrate their achievements."
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Date: 4/10/2018 11:04:00 PM
What an honor, Robert! I think it's just wonderful and so well deserved. Your poetry is so pure and unique. Congrats, dear friend. Carole :D
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/11/2018 5:57:00 AM
Thank you my dear friend. Always a pleasure to hear from you and read your poetry. My greatest joy in this , is the reason they requested permission . And that is to use the poem to test and teach young children and young adults. My goal in my poetry has been for it to benefit others and give hope to others when darkest times befall them,as so oft happened to me in my life. This use fits that bill and was the main reason that I gave my permission.
Date: 4/10/2018 10:18:00 PM
Over the years I have admired your poems and especially your wonderful sonnets and am glad you never gave up. Well done Robert. You deserve such high recognition.
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/11/2018 5:52:00 AM
Thank you my friend. This gift of recognition holds far more for me than just that. For its truest worth is the good of my poetry being used to help others, in this case teaching students. And if those students research my other poems they may see at an early stage in their lives, that life has its many ups and downs but love , hope and faith conquers all. As that is the message sent in a great many of my other poems. Thanks for commenting.
Date: 4/10/2018 7:05:00 PM
Robert congratulations on this fine achievement my friend you are so deserving of this honor indeed! You have preserved the poetry you have been fighting to do this for awhile now! My friend I am overjoyed at hearing this! Keep the rhyme alive my friend! Always my friend Brenda
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Date: 4/10/2018 7:52:00 PM
Thank you my friend. What a true and greatly appreciated gift this is. The fact , that this poem may help others come to poetry, flourish and perhaps they even compose brilliant poetry, that also helps others is a godsend, methinks.. Yes my friend, I hope to be able to write more poetry and help keep rhyme alive......
Date: 4/10/2018 4:42:00 PM
Robert, Bravo my friend. Your mission to elevate the craft of poetry has always inspired many PS poets and readers like myself. What a blessing to have a poem of yours chosen be be worthy of educating young minds. Sorry I missed this fantastic news, priorities are leading me elsewhere. I am so happy for you...g
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Date: 4/10/2018 6:53:00 PM
Thank you my friend. Yes, far better that it was chosen for such a positive and worthy use -(teaching others) than if it were merely praised as by them. I have always believed that poetry and its rich history, should be taught as a course in public schools, and even at early as age as 10 years old. As is rich history is fascinating subject and a worthy benefit for young minds.
Date: 4/10/2018 11:02:00 AM
Robert I would hazard a guess your poem may have been selected for the exam etcv because 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War,and there are many commemorations etc thereof in England (and in Europe)this year.I lost my maternal grandfather(who my Mum never saw) and a paternal great uncle both in 1918 ,so poetry etc thereon still has great relevance hereabouts.
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Date: 4/10/2018 11:17:00 AM
So you and your family have experienced directly the futility and tragedy of that war. A war in which so many brave young lives were so stupidly sacrificed due to sending massed bodies of troops into charging directly into machine gun volleys. While we may criticize certain military actions by higher military officials, we also must acknowledge the honor , bravery, true grit and heroism of the Brit soldiers that did their duty and suffered so greatly for having done so. I HOPE MY POEM ADDED TO THAT ADMIRATION OF WHAT GREAT TREASURE WAS SACRIFICED BACK THEN-- LIVES OF THOSE LOST AND OTHERS INJURED GRIEVOUSLY.
Date: 4/10/2018 10:31:00 AM
An honour indeed Robert,I remember folk studying for RSA exams in a wide range of subjects at night school back in 50's,so it has a long pedigree.I would guess there will a greater audience for your poem than many a published poetry book.
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Date: 4/10/2018 11:09:00 AM
Thank you my friend. A triple gift for me, as I have always placed extremely high the fact that England is our mother country, and closest ally. As well as my admiration for the steadfastness, bravery, honor and loyalty of the Brit soldier. Such as is so magnificently evident in the golden verses of Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae world famous poem, In Flanders Field. To me Britain has a most wondrous and magnificent history and it too has given so very much to the world.
Date: 4/10/2018 8:02:00 AM
Well done Robert, mate. Right now I look like Kermit the frog!
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Date: 4/10/2018 9:40:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Sadly I may look far worse than Kermit myself, having been dealing with this cold/flu thing these last 6 days. However, on a good note, the honor and blessing of having a poem chosen to be used in a teaching and testing course by the OCR has helped to relieve much of my depressed mood these last few days. Thanks for commenting my friend.
Date: 4/10/2018 12:40:00 AM
Congratulations Robert. It couldn't have happened to a more deserving writer and a truly wonderful human being. All the best!
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Date: 4/10/2018 4:30:00 AM
Thank you my friend. I see it as a blessing and a great honor my friend. Especially since there are a great many better than I poets, contributing their fine poems here. One of my good fortunes is to have joined this site, found those poets , read and learned from them! No poetry site is perfect but this one is far better than the rest, IMHO.
Date: 4/9/2018 11:59:00 PM
This is so nice for you. BIG congratulations, Robert.
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Date: 4/10/2018 4:26:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Yes, it seems as if Christmas came early for me this year. I could hardly believe it at first. Thenfinding it was true I thought of my goal in writing poetry, to pass on a bit of my life history in measure and try to help others understand this dark world and its too oft unmerciful sorrows inflicted upon mankind. That this gift, can in some way, help teach about poetry is indeed a true honor.
Date: 4/9/2018 11:24:00 PM
What a great honor for you Robert, I am so happy for you my dear friend. Congratulations on your poem chosen to teach students, how wonderful for you and your family. They must be so proud. Kind Regards...Maria
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Date: 4/10/2018 4:22:00 AM
Thank you my friend. I have not yet mentioned this to my family. I suppose I should perhaps. But its been enough just know my poetry has and will help others. To me, th greatest measure is what one can give bck, especially if it is to helpchildren in the process of learning about life . And poetry certainly doe that if it is taught-history of poetry should be taught in schools start as early as age ten , IMHO. That way , young budding talent can emerge and be fired up to gift the world.
Date: 4/9/2018 10:56:00 PM
Congratulations Robert. It is a well deserved honor. I am very happy for you. T.J
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Date: 4/10/2018 4:15:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Great part of the honor is that my poem will be used to help children/students learn more about poetry ,history and life. For it was inspired by -- "IN FLANDERS FIELDS", The World’s Most Famous WAR MEMORIAL POEM By Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae *******************************In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place: and in the sky The larks still bravely singing fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead: Short days ago, We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved: and now we lie In Flanders fields! Take up our quarrel with the foe To you, from failing hands, we throw The torch: be yours to hold it high If ye break faith with us who die, We shall not sleep, though poppies grow In Flanders fields Composed at the battlefront on May 3, 1915 during the second battle of Ypres, Belgium
Date: 4/9/2018 10:31:00 PM
Many Congrats!!! my super friend Robert...you deserve this dignitary offering...we are proud to have you as a friend at the soup bowl...stay in the light and shine my friend...^WW^
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Date: 4/10/2018 4:06:00 AM
Thank you my friend. This and a great many other blessings(friends I found here) have came from my joining the Soup and presenting my writings here. I never thought to have such acknowledgement and honor bestowed upon my poetry. That this goes to a most worthy cause (teaching poetry to students)is the true part of the blessing.
Date: 4/9/2018 10:45:00 AM
Oh I'm so happy for you Robert! This is such a superb honor and one I'm sure you'll cherish forever. How thrilling for your wonderful poem to be chosen! Congratulations my dear friend.. Warmest wishes always. ~Susan
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Date: 4/9/2018 12:46:00 PM
Yes, a true blessing, indeed, Robert.. and your poetic talents continue to brightly shine!
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/9/2018 12:27:00 PM
Thank you my friend. The true gift is the poem is to be used to teach others, students of poetry. That I may play even a very , very small part in that endeavor is a wonderful blessing to me. One I cherish dearly. Thank you my friend for commenting...
Date: 4/9/2018 5:22:00 AM
What a great honour Robert. Congratulations. Tom.
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Date: 4/9/2018 7:16:00 AM
Thank you my friend. I was truly floored by this honor being given.. A blessing since this fits perfectly my main goal in writing my poetry, that of it delivering a message and helping others. To be chosen to teach students fits that bill perfectly and increases the measure of the honor and its gift. I hope this poem serves a purpose that gets students to think about war, death, finality of life and the weakness, savagery, brutality and too oft insanity inherent in mankind. Also learn that history is to be studied and learned from. The original poem, written by a brave man that saw war's worst- inspired me to write my poem when still a young man -decades ago. I still think his fantastic poem, one of the greatest poems ever written(be it about war or otherwise)!
Date: 4/9/2018 1:28:00 AM
It is happy for you that I am! Unfortunately, I am ignorant in regards to your questions - but I'll be okay. Meanwhile, enjoy this highlight thoroughly - to me, it sounds like a life-"WOW" ! All the best ... CayCay
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/9/2018 7:02:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Well, it certainly is a WOW moment for me. An honor and a great gift, since my goal is for my poetry to benefit others and in this case that will be its use- in educating students.
Date: 4/8/2018 11:12:00 PM
I have no information regarding the organization, but did want to congratulate you.
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:59:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Seems the organization is dedicated to the betterment of teaching in Britain. I checked it out using google and talked to a few friends that had also researched it for me. After four days , I decided it a true and worthy cause--one for the students-so I gladly gave my permission. I am always for the teaching of poetry at school.
Date: 4/8/2018 10:56:00 PM
Wow, Robert, huge honour, but merited. You are a fine writer. Regards, Viv
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:56:00 AM
Thank you my friend. I am blessed to have found and joined this , the very best internet poetry site. I was hesitant to start bringing in and post my old poetry(what had survived) from many decades ago. Very glad that I started posting much of it unedited and in original form, write in my 20's..While still a young man.
Date: 4/8/2018 6:50:00 PM
Congrats, Robert. That's an honor. Now let's only hope the teachers don't use your poem to ruin the students' enjoyment of poetry. (My favorite German poet always refused permission to have her work included in textbooks)
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:53:00 AM
Thank you my friend. I hope my poem is used as a very positive addition to the teaching of the students. As well as its message being deeply discussed and acknowledge as a sad, historic tragedy. One about the futility of war and its massive carnage!
Date: 4/8/2018 3:46:00 PM
Congratulations Robert !!!!
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:50:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Came as a shock to me but a pleasant one. If my writing can truly benefit others, students then it is a blessing and one that I have long striven to accomplish with my poetry. PoetrySoup truly gives a rich environment to induce its poets here to excel. Added benefit is the many friends one makes here and can learn from!!
Date: 4/8/2018 3:24:00 PM
Congratulations, Robert. That is an honor. // Barry
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:47:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Yes, I thought so as well. Best part of it is, my wring will be used to teach others, students and teach poetry. I am all for poetry being taught in schools!
Date: 4/8/2018 1:37:00 PM
Wow, what an honor for you, congratulations!!
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:45:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Yes, it is an honor and also a blessing since the poem will be used in teaching and testing students. I know that at the very least one of my poems serves a higher purpose and benefits others, as is my goal when writing poetry. Every poem I write has a message that is delivered, hopefully one that can be discerned by the reader.
Date: 4/8/2018 11:23:00 AM
Robert, here is my original comment on that poem - how amazing its actually come true!!!! "Robert I went straight to re-read John McCrae's poem after yours (it is a poem the children still study at school) It would be wonderful if your poem could be studied too, you are an amazing poet and this is REAL poetry. Bravo for not editing this incredibly moving poem, it needs no changes, just reading:-) hugs jan xx"
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Robert Lindley
Date: 4/9/2018 6:41:00 AM
Yes, I remembered you had made that comment. I was very lucky that I did not edit that old poem, as had I done so perhaps it would have not been chosen.
Date: 4/8/2018 11:16:00 AM
Bravo, that's awesome news Robert, How marvelous that your poem is to be used for students to study when they sit an exam -having worked in a school its a dream of mine to be included in one of their anthologies! I now work as an exam invigilator so one day I will be able to read your poem and the question they set but it will be on the day after the exam is over! bravo. I had part of one of my poems 'Owl See You' printed in a book by Cambridge University Press in a book to be used by students in Dubai - its amazing these things happen as a result of posting on PS!:-) hugs jan xx
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:39:00 AM
Congrats on your, " Owl See You" poem being printed in a Cambridge book my friend. Yes, PoetrySoup provides so many benefits as shown by both our poems being read and chosen. Truly, I was in shock at first. A worthy cause since the poem is to be used to teach students about Poetry. I am all for poetry being taught in schools as an art form. With that in mind I gave my permission.
Date: 4/8/2018 10:25:00 AM
Awesome. That is undoubtedly a wonderful honour. Of course I'm going to search for your poem immediately, Robert.
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Date: 4/9/2018 6:31:00 AM
Thank you my friend. Truly an honor and a worthy cause since the poem is to be used to teach students about Poetry. I am all for poetry being taught in schools as an art form. With that in mind I gave my permission.

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4/26/2018 Taking Only, Gems In My Hidden Store Sonnetbeautiful,dance,death,des
4/26/2018 When Thirsty Earth Begged Its Brother Sky Sonnetart,earth,humanity,memory
4/26/2018 Deep Views Haikuart,culture,endurance,hum
4/23/2018 Huntress Of Forest Gems And Its Lush Greens Rhymeappreciation,art,beautifu

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Fav Poems

PoemTitleFormCategories
MoUNTAIN DRoP Rhymedeath,depression,
Beauty Exposed Rhymelife,
Beautiful Day Free verseseasons,
What the Angels Whisper Free versegod,hope,youth,
Black Diamond Night Epicbody,death,history,lonely
If Walls Could Speak Narrativefeelings,for him,joy,toge
Spring on the Wind Rhymechange,nature,spring,
Crying River Balladbeautiful,cry,deep,freedo
Colours in our lives Rhymebeauty,color,
Daddy Free verseblue,dad,depression,fathe
Indian Ink Dramatic Verseabuse,autumn,death,deep,f
Fear Not The Wind Sonnetfear,nature,uplifting,
A New Bird Rhymebirth,
When Love Found Me Rhymeblessing,love,
Mist Song Rhymebeauty,music,nature,
Wild Love Narrativegarden,love,rose,sweet,
I Walk on Water Free verseintrospection,life,
The Blackberry and The Rose Personificationimagination
Strong Point Sonnetlove,
I Hate You All Light Versedark,death,philosophy,sad
So She Broke your Heart Free verseanalogy,betrayal,hope,lov
Fragment Trioletlight
Embers of Time Rhymetime,
The Perfect Painting Rhymeart,beauty,
Diamond in the Sky Sonnetstar,
In One Fell Swoop Free verselost love,
A Shade From The Past Sonnetart,nostalgia,people,
To a Despondent Friend Quatraindepression,
Last Night I Dreamt Rhymelost love,
A Letter to Emily Dickinson Rhymepoetess,
White Lace Sonnetlife,seasons
Echoes in the Stone Epicadventure,death,hero,hist
The tree of life Rhymeage,child,death,mystery,t
Our little Haven Rhymecousin,fairy,fantasy,gree
Her Hidden Gem Rhymemother,voice,
Eyes of Blue Rhymefreedom,hero,memorial day
MY DAY IS COMING Rhymefriendship,journey,life,
SOMETIMES Rhymeblessing,thanks,
THE LORDS SWEET MORNING Rhymemusic,nature,
Letting Go Rhymeson,
What is Love Sonnetlove,
Releasing Me Sonnethappiness,peace,
As we walk hand in hand Rhymehappiness,how i feel,love
Angel Tears Light Verseangel,
Put Your Head on My Shoulder Light Versedance,romantic,
I Am The Mighty Mountain Personificationearth,mountains,
Death Blows a Hollow Horn Sonnetdeath,
Written in a Graveyard Sonnetdeath,
Ride Sally Ride Balladsexy,
Invitation Rhymelost love,
His Song and Mine I do not know?bird,life,poems,prison,,L
The Sowing Free versedevotion,
Autumn's Dreams Of A Country Road Rhymenature,seasons,
Bobcat Moon Rhymeautumn,friendship,loss,mo
Yellow Shoes in the Darkness Quatrainme,metaphor,places,yellow
Oak Rhymetree,
Ancient Dance Sonnetlove,
In An Old Cathedral Rhymeloneliness,love,
Holding a wilting red rose Versedeath,mother,mothers day,
Sweet Memories Rhymelost love,
The Black Dragon Free versecorruption,courage,hope,w
Intolerable Rhymeabuse,betrayal,racism,
Ragnarok: The Storm Epyllionweather,
Mother's Garden Rhymeflower,garden,nature,
Aquarius Coupletimagery,water,
The Evil Eye Rhymeevil,
Contest Consternation Free versecommunity,poetry,words,
Write you OUT Free versegoodbye,how i feel,
Hey you Free verseanger,conflict,forgivenes
When Shadows Fall Rhymelife,music,nature,seasons
Neverland Narrativechildhood,nostalgia,place
The Ripping Free verseabuse,addiction,anger,ang
Kresge's Five And Dime Stores Rhymenostalgia,
Midnight Poet Free verseaddiction,character,devot
Stairway to the Stars Free versefarewell,kiss,
A New Love Found Free verseinspirational,
Autumn's Gown Rhymecolor,inspiration,
The Clock it Mocks Free versebreak up,heartbroken,jeal
Desert Days Free verseallusion,day,dream,night,
Heaven or Hell Free versedark,heaven,light,love,
Headache Free versefreedom,success,
Eccentric Eyes Sonnetpain,
O The Grieving Free versedeath,funeral,grief,
My Fallen Brother Rhymeangst,brother,history,los
Amidst the Fallen Petals Free verselonging,love,
Eccentricity In Love Sonnetlove,universe,
Wild pure and free love Free versebeautiful,love,romance,
Sunset Tableau Versepain,
Ancient Warrior Iambic Pentameterangst,culture,native amer
Starstruck in your deep Beauty Free versebeautiful,beauty,flower,l
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Light Versesoldier,violence,war,
Whilst walking through the woods Sonnetanimal,beauty,bird,nature
Tear Drops Free verseallegory,desire,devotion,
Outside Looking In Rhymecharacter,community,histo
Church Quatrainblessing,change,devotion,
Rain over Vietnam Quaternrain,war,
Why So Afraid Iambic Pentameterlove,
Long Distance Dreamer Light Versebeautiful,i miss you,long
Small Passerene Birds Rhymebeautiful,romantic,season
But I Must Stay Villanellesad,

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SKAT A United States Flag United States Read
Poet Destroyer A United States Flag United States Read
Annalise Brigham...a.k.a. Audrey Haick United States Flag United States Read
Keith O.J. Hunt Canada Flag Canada Read
Sunshine Smile Norway Flag Norway Read
Sara Kendrick United States Flag United States Read
JAN ALLISON Isle Of Man Flag Isle Of Man Read
Jake Ponce Philippines Flag Philippines Read
Carolyn Devonshire United States Flag United States Read
Vera Duggan Australia Flag Australia Read
Robert Nehls United States Flag United States Read
Joyce Johnson United States Flag United States Read
Eileen Manassian _Not Listed Flag _Not Listed Read
lisa duggan Australia Flag Australia Read
Barbara Gorelick United States Flag United States Read
Gary Bateman Germany Flag Germany Read
liam mcdaid Ireland Flag Ireland Read
Gry Christensen United States Flag United States Read
arthur vaso Canada Flag Canada Read
Debbie Guzzi United States Flag United States Read
Roy Jerden United States Flag United States Read
James Fraser United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Robert Lindley United States Flag United States Read
Richard Lamoureux Canada Flag Canada Read
Paul Callus Malta Flag Malta Read
Miss Sassy United States Flag United States Read
cherl dunn United States Flag United States Read
Poetic Flame Algeria Flag Algeria Read
KP Nunez Philippines Flag Philippines Read
Peter Lewis Holmes Viet Nam Flag Viet Nam Read
David O'Haolin Whalen United States Flag United States Read
Keith Bickerstaffe United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Laura Loo United States Flag United States Read
Connie Marcum Wong United States Flag United States Read
Lin Lane United States Flag United States Read
Vladislav Raven United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Gail Foster United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Pandita Sanchez United States Flag United States Read
Danetta Barney United States Flag United States Read
Teppo Gren Finland Flag Finland Read
Tom Quigley United States Flag United States Read
jill spagnola United States Flag United States Read
Andrea Dietrich United States Flag United States Read
Avis Bailey United States Flag United States Read
Kelly Deschler United States Flag United States Read
Galeo DS Thailand Flag Thailand Read
Feli Elizab United States Flag United States Read
Casarah Nance United States Flag United States Read
Edlynn Nau United States Flag United States Read
Leslie Philibert Germany Flag Germany Read
Mia Pratt Bahamas Flag Bahamas Read
Miraj Raha India Flag India Read
Sarai Virden United States Flag United States Read
Monterey Sirak United States Flag United States Read
Bev Smith United States Flag United States Read
C T United States Flag United States Read
Jessica Thompson United States Flag United States Read
Charmaine Chircop Malta Flag Malta Read
Timothy Hicks United States Flag United States Read
Sandra Haight United States Flag United States Read
Tim Smith United States Flag United States Read
Suzanne Delaney United States Flag United States Read
Victor Buhagiar Malta Flag Malta Read
Joseph May United States Flag United States Read
Dear Heart Canada Flag Canada Read
Daniel Turner United States Flag United States Read
Manmath Dalei India Flag India Read
kabuteng P.iNk k. Philippines Flag Philippines Read
Robert L. Hinshaw United States Flag United States Read
nette onclaud Philippines Flag Philippines Read
harry horsman United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Red Fiery Singapore Flag Singapore Read
Brian Davey United States Flag United States Read
Keith Trestrail Trinidad and Tobago Flag Trinidad and Tobago Read
Walter T. Ashe United States Flag United States Read
Carrie Richards United States Flag United States Read
Anisha Dutta India Flag India Read
CayCay Jennings United States Flag United States Read
Emile Pinet Canada Flag Canada Read
Teddy Kimathi Kenya Flag Kenya Read
Julia Ward France Flag France Read
Frederic Parker United States Flag United States Read
Olive Eloisa Guillermo - Fraser Philippines Flag Philippines Read
Laura Leiser United States Flag United States Read
John Hamilton Canada Flag Canada Read
Rhonda Johnson-Saunders United States Flag United States Read
Robert Stoner Jr United States Flag United States Read
Faye Gibson United States Flag United States Read
michael tor United States Flag United States Read
Carol Eastman United States Flag United States Read
Charlie Smith United States Flag United States Read
Maurice Yvonne Canada Flag Canada Read
Elaine George Canada Flag Canada Read
Bob Quigley United States Flag United States Read
Shadow Hamilton United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Charles Henderson United States Flag United States Read
Robert Pettit United States Flag United States Read
Francine Roberts Canada Flag Canada Read
Eve Roper United States Flag United States Read
jack horne United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
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