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Appreciation - Jack Ellison's Blog

About Jack Ellison
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Jack Ellison is a retired graphic designer whose interests and hobbies have varied greatly over the years.

At different times in his life...
• he has designed and marketed board games
• played banjo in a successful folk group
• drawn approximately 1,200 portraits of famous people including 5 U.S. Presidents and had them autographed through the mail
• has played chess worldwide over the internet (usually 30 to 40 games simultaneously)
• is currently the layout artist and publisher of a quarterly 40-page community magazine
• now an enthusiastic and aspiring poet



Blog Posted:11/26/2012 8:23:00 AM
Just a few words of appreciation for all the kind comments I've received since joining the Soup in early August! They make my day every day! First thing on my mind when I wake each morning is excitement and anticipation for another day with all my friends here! You are all VERY VERY SPECIAL to this old geezer! To all, poems/love'>love and happy thoughts! Jack 
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Date: 10/17/2013 8:52:00 PM
Welcome to poetry soup. The group has become richer after your entry. I read one of your poems and admire your style. You are a man with a variety of talents. I for one has much to learn from you.
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Date: 8/6/2013 11:15:00 AM
Old Geezer???? Shame on you for saying that. Adorable gentleman...accomplished too! What a sweet picture of you two! :) I'm smiling.....HUGS! :)
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Date: 7/30/2013 2:48:00 PM
Jack, I just found out you have a blog... This is so cool... But then so are you for putting up with me. Love your poetry...
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Date: 11/26/2012 8:01:00 PM
Love your sense of humor..we need more of that in our lives! BG
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Date: 11/29/2012 1:47:00 PM
Stay tuned, Miss Barbara... nothing much else comes out of this old noggin! Love and hugs, Jack xox
Date: 11/26/2012 2:13:00 PM
I'm pretty sure I have seen some of your poems and as I recall, I really liked them, Jack! welcome to Soup if I didn't say it already!!
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Date: 11/26/2012 3:21:00 PM
Thank you dear Andrea! Keep smiling and stay happy... love and hugs, Jack
Date: 11/26/2012 12:07:00 PM
Jack, I find your poems hilarious, please keep me smiling.......Seren
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Date: 11/26/2012 1:25:00 PM
I didn't post this blog to garner praise or kudos but thank you dear Seren! My main intent was to thank you all and let everyone know how I value each and everyone's friendship! I can't imagine a day without the Soup! Love and happy thoughts, Jack xox
Date: 11/26/2012 9:04:00 AM
back at you Jack I think you have put into words what we all think, keep writing ole geezer xx
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Date: 11/26/2012 10:06:00 AM
You are the sweetest Miss Mandy! Hugs and much love! Jackeroonie xox
Date: 11/26/2012 8:30:00 AM
Jack you keep writing them just the way you do, I like them...David
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Date: 11/26/2012 10:08:00 AM
Thank you David, your encouraging words are much appreciated! Jack

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10/18/2017 They Can Crush A Bowling Ball Limerickstrength,
10/18/2017 Electric Automobiles Limerickfuture,
10/18/2017 I P Dover Limerickhumorous,
10/17/2017 A Small Penis Limericklanguage,
10/17/2017 Cow Moos Have Accents Limerickhumorous,
10/17/2017 A Roll In The Hay Limerickanimal,
10/17/2017 Insane Saturday Traffic Limerickanger,
10/17/2017 The Hippy Generation Limericknostalgia,
10/16/2017 Feeling Ecstatic Limerickfeelings,
10/16/2017 Bring Back The Glory Years Limerickpolitical,
10/16/2017 No More Nukes Limerickpeace,
10/16/2017 The Way Of The Future Limerickfuture,
10/16/2017 Where's The Eleven Limerickfun,
10/16/2017 Soaring Rhymepeace,
10/16/2017 Once In A Lifetime Rhymehappiness,life,
10/16/2017 Moonstruck Rhymememory,
10/16/2017 A Patchwork Quilt Rhymehappiness,life,
10/16/2017 The Dance Rhymelife,love,
10/15/2017 Frank Snotra Limericksilly,
10/15/2017 A Fish With No Eyes Limerickpsychological,
10/15/2017 At Times I Wear A Tutu Limerickfun,
10/15/2017 Fowl Play Limerickfun,
10/15/2017 Run Amok Limerickhappiness,
10/14/2017 A Fat Psychic Limerickhilarious,
10/14/2017 Scared Half To Death Twice Limerickdeath,
10/14/2017 I Tickle My Parts Limerickfun,
10/14/2017 Quack Addicts Limerickfun,
10/14/2017 It's A Zoo Out There Limericklanguage,
10/13/2017 An Atomic Blast Limerickfun,
10/13/2017 A Mature Beaver Limerickfun,
10/13/2017 Let's All Giggle Together Limerickgiggle,
10/13/2017 Ancestry Limerickbirth,
10/13/2017 An Upside Down Frown Limerickhappiness,
10/12/2017 Anticipation Limerickseasons,
10/12/2017 Ancient Turtles Limerickappreciation,
10/12/2017 Super Brain Limerickcelebrity,
10/12/2017 Inspector Sherlock De La Maison Limerickmystery,
10/12/2017 Four Hundred Questions A Day Limerickchildren,
10/11/2017 Where Did The Flowers Go Limericknostalgia,
10/11/2017 Need Approval Limerickpower,
10/11/2017 The Great Abyss Limerickkiss,
10/11/2017 Poems Forte Limerickimagery,
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10/10/2017 Famous Quotes Limerickhumor,
10/10/2017 Terracotta Army Limerickhistory,
10/10/2017 A Tropical Winter Limerickweather,
10/10/2017 TV In The 50s Limerickmemory,
10/10/2017 Sweet Passion Limerickpassion,
10/9/2017 Blade Runner Limerickspace,
10/9/2017 Apes Love Grapes Limerickcelebration,
10/9/2017 An Oncoming Asteroid Limericklife,
10/9/2017 Fondle Her Bare Limerickhappiness,
10/9/2017 A Canadian Benny Hill Limericktribute,
10/8/2017 Trust Limericktrust,
10/8/2017 A Broadway Show Limerickfun,
10/8/2017 Volcanoes Limerickviolence,
10/8/2017 Aquarius Limerickallusion,
10/8/2017 Aliens Limerickconfusion,
10/7/2017 A Gentle Touch Limericklove,
10/7/2017 Breaking The Ice Limerickfreedom,
10/7/2017 Writes 'Em Anywhere Limerickhumorous,
10/7/2017 My Christian Dior Pantsuit Limerickfun,
10/7/2017 To Cheat On Their Ex Limerickfun,
10/6/2017 The Katzenjammer Kids Limerickmemory,
10/6/2017 Young Love Limericklove,
10/6/2017 Shamrocks And Bananas Limerickhumorous,
10/6/2017 A Special Birthday Limerickbirthday,
10/6/2017 Sister Jan Limerickfriendship,
10/5/2017 Honesty Limerickidentity,
10/5/2017 Nearly Hurled Limerickuplifting,
10/5/2017 Toast Limericktribute,
10/5/2017 A Weaver Of Dreams Limericksong,
10/5/2017 Love In The Park Limericklove,
10/4/2017 It's A Toss Up Limerickpoetry,
10/4/2017 Nazis Limerickdeath,
10/4/2017 Hallelujah Limerickhappiness,
10/4/2017 Searching For A Topic Limerickfun,
10/3/2017 Our Puny Brains Limerickallusion,
10/3/2017 Yucky Yuck Limerickdepression,
10/3/2017 Didst Thou Visiteth Our Queen Limerickculture,
10/3/2017 Bum Copier Limerickhilarious,
10/3/2017 Rats Limerickabortion,
10/2/2017 Calorie Counting Limerickhealth,
10/2/2017 Our Personal Edition Limericksad,
10/2/2017 Sauerkraut Limericksenses,
10/2/2017 Otter Facts Limerickfun,
10/2/2017 Limerivia Limerickcreation,
10/1/2017 A Nuclear Holocaust Limerickdestiny,
10/1/2017 35 Tons Of Food Limerickcelebration,
10/1/2017 Worldwide Fame Limerickfun,
10/1/2017 A Disgusting Shame Limerickdepression,
10/1/2017 150 Calories An Hour Limerickdevotion,
9/30/2017 My Kissing Limericklove,
9/30/2017 Flapping My Gums Limerickwisdom,
9/30/2017 2000 Year Old Honey Limerickage,
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