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**A SLIGHT ERROR RE MY CONTEST! ** - nette onclaud's Blog

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BIO SKETCHES:

Location: north node of pisces in past lives

Characteristics: moon-angel, summer gypsy

Philosophy: in life and love, don’t settle for less than 100%

Greatest sin: can do nothing for a day and stay in the “ now”

Education: a student of life on earth and outbound

Style: blend of classic and eclectic

Strengths and weaknesses: shadows chasing light; light chasing shadows

Luxuries:  inner spirit dancer, theater actress, educator, painter, poet, interior designer

Addictions: diet coke, rare collections, travels around the world

Unforgettable scene: pathways of Prague in Czechoslovakia around dusk

Claim to fame: the world's worst typist


**A SLIGHT ERROR RE MY CONTEST! **


Blog Posted:4/17/2014 1:00:00 PM

oh my, this is terrible.. while i am thrilled to get so many good entries in my contest, 'THREADS OF SYLLABLES', i made a slight error... the syllable count is 2,4,6,4 for the aquarian form...if you will look at the web reference, it is so...


yup, a typo glitch on my part... i should be flagellated as my lenten punishment..


i am requesting the brilliant entrants to modify their poems based on this syl count...


for this mistake, i promise to give everyone a year's supply of huggs!... so sorrry, soupers!



big thanks to ronald z. who saw the discrepancy...


again, thanks all for being so patient with me--- the world's worst typist!


has this happened to any of you, dear sponsors?... clue us in!


huggs!



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Date: 4/19/2014 8:22:00 PM
For those who submitted a 2,4,6,2,syl count for aquarian form before this blog, i will accept it as lond as the criteria are met... i did soupie all but andie has a point.. fair deal i hope... whew!.. huggs
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Date: 4/19/2014 8:11:00 PM
Finally the great poetess is human after all. I gotta drink to that! Very considerate of you to send us this reminder! Thank you, Nette!
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Date: 4/19/2014 6:57:00 PM
This blog intrigued me. I went to the contest area and found your contest quite interesting, challenging. Le's see if I can take a shot at it. Not was easy as it looks, Nette.
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Date: 4/19/2014 6:02:00 PM
A blessing for me, Nette. I needed 4 syls of the last lines. Goody, goody glitch!
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Date: 4/19/2014 12:59:00 PM
I kinda like your typo glitches...Will copy/paste the count again as soon as I finish this comment which is not much of a comment at all but I kinda like it do you and I'm wasting time here don't you know I'm a busy man oh well never mind but don't get me wrong I'm still gonna copy/paste yeah I know I need to get back on my medication...
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Date: 4/19/2014 9:45:00 AM
guys, i was thinking of canceling the contest but it is more than half-filled!... i'll soupie the entrants in case they don;t see the blogs.. thanks craig,andie, seren, ronals and and all...hugggs
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Date: 4/19/2014 12:29:00 AM
Lol Nette, your forgiven ...Seren
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Date: 4/17/2014 6:38:00 PM
Nette, I am sure it happens to everyone at one time or other. anyway, one thing to be aware of. I swear half the soup members do not even take a peek at our crazy blogs!!! So you should take into account that some members, particulary non premiums will never have seen this blog if they already entered your contest. Just a thought!!! Since you have their names on the poems, you can maybe take that into consideration when judging!!
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Date: 4/17/2014 6:21:00 PM
Unless we the reach status of Greek Gods we are bound to make mistakes. No need to thank me, I take interest in new forms and came here on soup to learn. You do a great job sponsoring these contests and giving up your time as do others. Thank You.
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