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My Book - Jay Anderson-Taylor's Blog

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Blog Posted:12/18/2008 4:22:00 PM
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"It may be a line from a book or a verse from a poem. You see words are the paint and your mind becomes the canvas. Poetry is my tool that I use to tell a story of days gone by or a lesson learned or one yet to be learned..."</P></DIV> <DIV id=productDetails> <HR> <H2>Product Details</H2> <UL> <LI>Amazon Sales Rank: #2880088 in Books <LI>Published on: 2005-01-28 <LI>Released on: 2005-01-28 <LI>Binding: Paperback <LI>76 pages </LI></UL></DIV></DIV>
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Date: 2/22/2011 6:47:00 AM
You have an interesting blog here. I'm checking out these blogs to get to know my fellow soupers better.
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Date: 12/20/2008 6:26:00 PM
Jay Congratulations on your book its exciting isn't it! Merry Christmas! Laura :)
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Date: 12/19/2008 6:23:00 AM
Rock on!!! Congrats!!
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My Past Blog Posts

My Book
Date Posted: 12/18/2008 4:22:00 PM
Thanks to all you who have shown me love over the past year...JAAT
Date Posted: 12/18/2008 7:22:00 AM
No more handkerchiefs…
Date Posted: 5/26/2008 6:13:00 PM
Thanks all!
Date Posted: 4/13/2008 7:22:00 AM
Quote by (Jay A. Anderson-Taylor)
Date Posted: 4/9/2008 10:49:00 AM
Thanks for all the great comments!
Date Posted: 4/8/2008 5:55:00 PM
No poet is ever alone...
Date Posted: 3/30/2008 8:12:00 PM

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