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First Place in, World Haiku Review - Just Wanted to Share :)

Blog Posted:5/16/2009 2:52:00 AM
<P>No, it's not about the hallmark contest, won't know about that until monday. :) BUT...</P> <P>I just found out I took First Place in, World Haiku Review Magazine, in the Vangaurd haiku category; as well as Editor's Choice! I know it's not much, but it sure made me feel appriciated. In writing, at least for me, along with acceptance and appriciation, so comes a heck of alot of rejection - so this really had me smiling. :)</P> <P>Here is the link, if anyone wants to read my little haiku and what the editor had to say about it.</P> <P><A href=""></A></P> <P>Thank goodness for this site and all the support. I'd have probably given up long ago if not for you guys (you know who you are) </P> <P>Love, Kristin</P>
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Date: 5/23/2009 9:01:00 AM
congrats. i hope my waarmest congratulations isn't too late. keep the flag flying. great you
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Date: 5/20/2009 6:40:00 PM
Kristin, congratulations! Couldn't happen to a more dedicated haijin.
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Date: 5/17/2009 4:01:00 PM
Congratulations and big hugs, Kristin! I'm so happy for you! Love, Carolyn
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Date: 5/17/2009 11:36:00 AM
Kristin Congratulation on a incredible winning you should be very proud of your accomplishment! Although I'm not to surprised your a excellent writer! Love Laura :)
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Date: 5/17/2009 7:42:00 AM
This is just a remarkable achievement. Keep smiling regarding your accomplishment and spread the great news. If you don't it fall on deaf ears. Knowing the rate of rejection for publication, I whole heartedly congratulate you for your wonderful and note-worthy success. Great job! ~Joseph
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Date: 5/17/2009 7:32:00 AM
Oh I just read the link. Your Haiku is stunning and the editor got it just right! Again, congratulations my friend. :)
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Date: 5/17/2009 7:28:00 AM
Awesome!!! Congratulations on the First Place that's outstanding! Doing the happy dance for you girlfriend!
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Date: 5/17/2009 2:05:00 AM
Thankyou, thank you, thank you all so very very very very much! Honestly (and I mean this) I could not have done it without all of you supporting me. and i know, it's just a little thing, but it's a big thing to me. :) you guys are awesome. God bless you all, Kristin
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Date: 5/16/2009 7:53:00 PM
I think your poem is beautiful, such power in just a few words, and so true in reality, well done, congratulations on the win, you deserve it
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Date: 5/16/2009 4:59:00 PM
Awesome Kristen (no comma intentional). Congrats on your win. God Bless. Vince
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Date: 5/16/2009 4:53:00 PM
Kristin, you are a very talented poet. Congratulations on your win. I am curious about the Hallmark too. Keep on writing. Love, Iolanda
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Date: 5/16/2009 1:04:00 PM
Congratulations Kristin, the haiku was excellent and spoke volumes to me. I also love the contest of the 1st and 3rd line...Raul
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Date: 5/16/2009 12:26:00 PM
Congratulations Kristen! This is wonderful news, I am so happy for you. Your poem is wonderful expressing lonliness and the invisable feeling that surrounds many of us on a daily basis. Well done. Great luck for continued success though I know your skill is truly all you need. Smiles from Lolita
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Date: 5/16/2009 8:01:00 AM
Exceptional poem Kristin by an exceptional talent recognised by an esteemed publication.May it float your boat as you explore your Gid given gift.Rgds Brian
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Date: 5/16/2009 7:21:00 AM
Read the poem..awesome work...both pieces were done very well...its only a matter of time my friend..they may take a while to open their sleeping eyes but eventually their sleeping eyes will be open..I am not surprise...congrats.
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Date: 5/16/2009 6:37:00 AM
Awesome Kristin!!!!!!! Hip Hip Hooray for the amazing recognition, and the review is wonderful too! What a brilliant haiku.....the spirit of such a brief form! As Stacey mentioned...from someone who lives in Reynold's goes to show what a great imagination you have, to have that ability to dream of a lonely world!! Congratulations dear friend!!!
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Date: 5/16/2009 6:30:00 AM
WOW! Big congrats Kristin!!! That is an incredible haiku and a huge winning honor!!! You should be on cloud 9!!! So happy for you! Love & hugs, Shar xoxo
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Date: 5/16/2009 5:45:00 AM
Big Congrats , Souper K . Well done and richly deserved . Sean ..
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