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So here I am late at night, on October 14, 2015, and I just became a Premium Member. I couldn't be happier to be a part of something so amazing. Since I have started posting poems on Poetry Soup, I have had a renewed sense of passion for writing. I started writing simple poems in 4th grade (Basically poems of boys I had crushes on that particular day). That's about the time I started journaling. To this day I still keep a journal but now it's saved on my hard drive. I have over 36 journals since 1990. As I got older, my poetry started taking a different avenue with the form of flow and style. My junior year of High School I won a poetry contest and it was published in a book consisting of over 250 pages of raw poetry from high school students all over the country. My old school uses that book in English Literature class as of 2000. Needless to say, it was at that exact moment I heard the wind whisper my name and I felt my passion for writing has gone far beyond a high school class collection book. I met my husband in 1995 (at age 15) and have been together ever since. Over 20 years to be exact, and I am only 35 years old. My love and our passion for each other continues to grow daily. Our cute love relationship turned into marriage at age 22, and just celebrated 13 years last week. Most of my work is a reflection on the honest love we share as a couple and as an individual. He moves me in ways I never thought could happen. I love him as deep as the deepest sea's flow, and the most beautiful part of this story is that I know he feels the same about me. Over the years we have been keeping our own special "Nick & Laura" journal. Whenever we feel like expressing our feelings we keep it in that journal. We've collected over 1,200 cards and love letters. I know one day my daughter will grow up and learn about "true love". She sees it everyday as we communicate and respect each other the way we do in everyday activities. Being together for 2o years has given us so many cherish able memories. With that, we have faced a ton of trials, loss, money hardship, and brokenness. When I write about him words alone can not be expressed and that is why I am constantly writing about him or us as one unit. We have lost 2 sisters, 4 grandparents, 5 cousins and 2 friends over the span of 20 years. But, one thing I have definitely learned is that I can turn a "lesson" into a "blessing. I have no choice but to keep moving forward and trust my faith in the Lord will carry me through, as He always has done. I am so humbled because I know where I came from, and where I am today. I enjoy reading all the poems you guys post. Most of my time is reading and commenting because I enjoy it so much. I am learning so much also. I have never really had proper "schooling" on writing poetry, but I am slowly learning. I hope my poems will convey my utmost passion for my life, loss and love. My inspiration comes from a deep core inside my heart, and from all you poets on Poetry Soup. So thank you very much for all your kind comments, my confidence is slowly peeking through. I am still a tiny bit insecure because I have never had anyone really read my poems except my family and my husband. It's so refreshing to see everyone's views and beliefs are encouraging and I am grateful I stumbled upon this amazing group of talented poets. Thank you for reading my poems and be blessed. :) -Laura


Careful!!! Imposters!!!

Blog Posted:2/11/2020 1:58:00 PM

EVERYONE WATCH OUT! I just found out i have an imposter. They are new and pretending to be me in comments? I just contacted PS admin to look into this. The name they are going by is 'Mellow Fellow'. Looks like they just started here a few days ago. Admin, I hope this is taken care of as soon as possible. I feel like I have a stalker, seriously. I just went to check and he is already deleted! What the heck is going on here. I am here to write and grow as a woman, not this. 

Keep an eye on new poets. I am not trying to single them out, but this happens too often. 

Many thanks, 

-luloo

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Date: 2/21/2020 2:00:00 PM
Hello Luloo,thank you for the warning. i will keep an eye on new poets. have a nice day my friend.
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Date: 2/14/2020 8:01:00 PM
so do you mean that they have used your avatar or picture to fool people? that is horrible. I sure hope it gets straightened out.
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Date: 2/13/2020 2:13:00 PM
I have not had this to happen, I have had several people to write asking if they could use my poetry for "teaching purposes" but they never give me any further information. I usually end up blocking them because when I try to locate them, they aren't here.
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Date: 2/13/2020 12:25:00 PM
Sorry this happened to you luloo but thankfully this person left like the coward they probably are. I too have been stalked on this site by another who leaves hateful comments on my poetry and other's directed at me but every time I write to the admin he deletes his comments and there is nothing they can do about it without proof. It is just something I have to live with if I want to be here.
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Brandy Nicole
Date: 2/14/2020 1:35:00 PM
Exactly!!! Copy and Paste always works. Having proof, is best in situations like this.
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craig cornish
Date: 2/13/2020 10:08:00 PM
Screenshot - copy and paste the comments and then send them before they are deleted - then there is proof
Date: 2/12/2020 4:43:00 PM
Sorry Lu, it's happened a few times over the years. Glad they looked into the account.
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/13/2020 11:20:00 AM
Thanks sweet lady. They can't do anything about it they said. Since he's deleted. Can't they research deeper?
Date: 2/12/2020 11:06:00 AM
Lu, I got a message from this Mellow Fellow and had no idea he was a fake account, will see if I can find and block if I do, but you write that he is gone, good, this happens often, someone leaves in disgrace and thinks they can come back with a new name, but we are pretty smart on PS, I had a new poet use my user name and everyone thought she was me, I asked her to change it and she left, should be a way of stopping that, like they do on other sites . I wish admin could have a way of telling them the user name is not available, sorry this happened to you sweet LuLoo _Constance
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/13/2020 11:19:00 AM
I contacted admin. I just saw my reply email. Nothing they can do of course. This place will lose loyal poets if it keeps up. Thanks sweet Dear Heart. I had no idea that happened to you! X:-)
Date: 2/12/2020 8:53:00 AM
Never a dull moment... It's difficult to understand these vultures. What do they have to gain?
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Son of Spock
Date: 2/12/2020 9:49:00 AM
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Date: 2/12/2020 4:59:00 AM
It's sad that this happens on this site. I am not sure why this happens or why when poets are banned they come back under other names. I hope PS is doing something to make some changes. It is sad that even legit poets on here leave hurtful and negative messages. It changes the feel and comfort of the site.
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/12/2020 6:27:00 AM
it really does change the comfort of the site, perfect way to put it sweet Tania. Thank you x:-)
Date: 2/11/2020 8:42:00 PM
wow... that's scary...he wrote a comment on my POTD, said he was new and reading the potd's, I grew suspicious because I checked out his account and he had entered your contest, and charlies and wrote CL after the title.. which was required in a past contest so I suspected it was someone old pretending to be knew and when he thanked me for sharing my poem I honestly thought it was GREG because that's what he often wrote... wow... this is scary if someone can impersonate us... thanks for the heads up
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/12/2020 6:26:00 AM
I didn't see that comment, I wish I would have. In this comment, he wrote something like "thank you dear Rob I am always honored to win in your contests x:-)" …….Just like I would! But it was from 'Mellow Fellow'. I looked like 6 times and couldn't believe it. But he's gone so I don't know if I'll ever get any answers. Only someone who knows how I sign my comments would write that. I don't get it at all. Thanks sweet Sandy, have a blessed day
Date: 2/11/2020 4:23:00 PM
wow. how can this happen
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/12/2020 6:28:00 AM
don't know lovely lady, don't know...hope you are well! x:-)
Date: 2/11/2020 2:02:00 PM
GAAAA! There really are monsters under the bed...
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Brandy Nicole
Date: 2/11/2020 3:37:00 PM
Cute!!! Tommy, you and I posted a comment at the same time. Thank you for protecting us. :)
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Brandy Nicole
Date: 2/11/2020 3:37:00 PM
:) Yes, I agree Lu Loo. May all the Monsters stay away.
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Son of Spock
Date: 2/11/2020 3:35:00 PM
I'll protect ye fair bonnie lasses from dragons and, um, bugz! Aye
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Brandy Nicole
Date: 2/11/2020 3:35:00 PM
Strange why anyone would do this. "Be True to Who You Are" Like you have said Tommy, and I feel the same way.
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/11/2020 2:29:00 PM
sweet Brandy, let's hope the monsters stay away! x:-)
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Lu Loo
Date: 2/11/2020 2:28:00 PM
yes! Me too! I clicked on a poem I won in Rob's contest and there was a comment written EXACTLY like I would write it. But 'Mellow Fellow' was the name. I was like, ummmm, yeah that's not me, but they signed it as me. So I looked at the account and they started here a few days ago. He won HM in Brian's last contest. I contacted admin and then went back and his acct was already deleted! I'm astounded with people in this world, really. I feel like I had a stalker, weird. Thanks SOS x:-)
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Son of Spock
Date: 2/11/2020 2:20:00 PM
I actually had someone very well known here do this to me. He was posting ugly comments pretending to be me. I turned him in and his account was deleted.
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Brandy Nicole
Date: 2/11/2020 2:09:00 PM
Protect Me!!! From the Monsters.

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