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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Read Before Posting In "Blurbs"

    Started by HowardM2, 05-03-2004 03:38 PM
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    05-03-2004, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  2. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: *START HERE* ~~~ Subject Index to Blurbs

    Started by Howard Miller, 02-03-2002 11:56 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    02-03-2002, 11:56 AM Go to last post
  1. A Thought on Metaphors

    Started by Xodus, 11-01-2002 03:55 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,375
    11-02-2002, 12:11 PM Go to last post
  2. Poems with repeated similes

    Started by Xodus, 11-21-2002 09:54 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 6,667
    11-21-2002, 11:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Poetry Slam

    Started by xicanopoet, 02-04-2002 11:26 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 2,877
    02-07-2002, 12:56 AM Go to last post
  4. A question about "gerunds"

    Started by Urizen, 08-20-2001 01:13 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,413
    08-27-2001, 12:27 AM Go to last post
  5. Modifiers/Noun-Adjective pairings

    Started by Urizen, 07-18-2002 02:12 AM
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    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 3,739
    07-20-2002, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  6. Levels of Abstraction

    Started by Triglyph, 01-26-2005 07:14 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,739
    01-30-2005, 01:53 AM Go to last post
  7. Al Purdy

    Started by TonyWilliams, 04-21-2006 10:30 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 13,094
    04-21-2006, 10:10 PM Go to last post
  8. A question on metaphors

    Started by Ted, 03-15-2002 11:05 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,578
    03-18-2002, 11:29 AM Go to last post
  9. A Blurb On Clarity

    Started by tbm, 05-15-2001 03:55 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,065
    05-16-2001, 06:15 PM Go to last post
  10. Passive Voice

    Started by tbm, 11-08-2003 11:20 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 38
    • Views: 3,657
    11-13-2003, 05:18 PM Go to last post
  11. Hidden meaning

    Started by Stamps, 08-13-2002 02:38 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,743
    09-04-2002, 07:41 PM Go to last post
  12. Using classical meters

    Started by sol, 04-15-2004 04:21 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 2,718
    04-23-2004, 10:40 PM Go to last post
  13. So... I have a question...

    Started by Snuffy, 08-24-2002 12:44 AM
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    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 4,891
    08-28-2002, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  14. Any good helpful books?

    Started by SisterBear, 03-05-2001 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 740
    10-29-2001, 04:49 PM Go to last post
  15. The Strength of Words

    Started by sfcch, 06-05-2002 09:16 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 2,940
    06-09-2002, 05:07 AM Go to last post
  16. A question on cliches (for the Mods mainly)

    Started by Scotty, 02-16-2002 06:09 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,963
    02-22-2002, 11:29 PM Go to last post
  17. An Expectation Of Meter

    Started by Scotty, 10-25-2003 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 4,475
    10-28-2003, 05:19 AM Go to last post
  18. Pov

    Started by Scotty, 01-25-2004 01:17 AM
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    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,918
    01-26-2004, 09:34 AM Go to last post
  19. Abstraction done well

    Started by Scavella, 12-01-2001 03:07 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,135
    12-02-2001, 10:58 PM Go to last post
  20. Instant poetry

    Started by Scavella, 09-18-2002 07:58 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 9,650
    10-12-2002, 11:05 AM Go to last post
  21. On posting to the higher critical forums

    Started by Scavella, 01-09-2003 01:18 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,803
    01-23-2003, 03:13 PM Go to last post
  22. Plagiarism

    Started by Scavella, 06-13-2003 01:35 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 3,145
    06-17-2003, 07:42 AM Go to last post
  23. On How to Modify a Poem

    Started by Scavella, 07-19-2005 02:42 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,540
    07-20-2005, 10:46 PM Go to last post
  24. One-line wonders in Anarchy Condensed

    Started by Scavella, 08-14-2005 04:58 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 6,430
    08-31-2005, 08:41 PM Go to last post
  25. Subtexts in Poetry

    Started by sarahkelley, 01-13-2004 10:56 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,472
    01-14-2004, 09:03 AM Go to last post

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