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Offline Tom 10

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Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« on: December 11, 2014, 09:10:00 AM »
Twenty-three fine entries and the absolute premier top-a-the-heap winner is


 . . . . . . . . . . . . .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .    .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   . CorneliusPoe ! ! ! !
Earthbound

Despite crystal towers
and electronic declarations,
we are blood and soil
and bound to the earth.


by resident poet

CorneliusPoe ! ! ! !
Congratulations!  This is a big win!

Offline heidi52

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2014, 10:21:32 AM »
Congratulations! Nice writing.  :D

Offline CorneliusPoe

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2014, 11:30:25 AM »
Thanks all. Was great to read so many fine entries.

I'll try and get the next one going shortly.
"Poetry is not speech raised to the level of music, but music brought down to the level of speech." - Paul Valery

Offline Mrs N

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2014, 11:38:05 AM »
Congrats, CP, good read.  ;D

Offline Vienna

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2014, 03:44:37 PM »
yeah congrats
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Offline 510bhan

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2014, 04:57:37 PM »
Congrats CP -- sorry I missed this. :-X

Offline CorneliusPoe

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #6 on: December 11, 2014, 05:29:14 PM »
Thanks again all. Looking forward to reading your entries for the next one. :)
"Poetry is not speech raised to the level of music, but music brought down to the level of speech." - Paul Valery

Offline midnight candle

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #7 on: December 11, 2014, 06:16:37 PM »
well done CP - nice writing  8)

Offline Laura H

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #8 on: December 11, 2014, 09:08:40 PM »
Congratulations  :)
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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #9 on: December 12, 2014, 07:33:13 AM »
Well done, CP - I really enjoyed it!

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #10 on: December 12, 2014, 08:58:40 PM »
Nice work, Mr. Poe.

Enough resting on your laurels. Back to . . . um, work.  :)
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Offline bri h

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Re: Winner!! Poetry Challenge #106!!
« Reply #11 on: December 16, 2014, 05:24:27 AM »
Well done, Marc.
Fare thee well Skip. We're all 'Keening' now. xbx