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  • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/29/2005 4:30:00 AM) Post reply | Read 3 replies
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    Hi everyone:
    It has just been brought to my attention that the hidden member facility seems to be working either only regionally or intermittently.
    Three members were shown as hidden about 5 minutes ago but they were all listed as well. Total numbers were 8 visible, three hidden. But 11 names showed in alphabetical order.
    Is this deliberate or what?
    Any ideas?
    Best wishes
    H

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    • Rookie Michael Shepherd (9/29/2005 5:20:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

      They may, of course, have felt obliged to consider whether your Adolf poem rendered the management liable for incitement to world terrorism...Our Leader Rises Again to Complete His Task...think about ... more


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  • Rookie allan james saywell (9/28/2005 11:38:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    i posted a poem this morning i just wrote it, i read it a while ago i hope it doesn't offend anyone, some one gave me a one, i forgive you and i ask you your not a granny are you, there is one line involving a granny i do say sorry to all the grannies and the little girls with curls the little legal girls who are of legal age to be sitting in a folk singers lap but i do write on impulse
    and when i do, anything can happen

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    • Rookie Michael Shepherd (9/29/2005 5:37:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

      Mr Asm, you should have edited your impulsive poem! ...but you have a brutal point, the world hasn't entirely followed Dylan's advice... after you've edited, send it to Dylan. He might appreciate it, ... more

  • Rookie Richard Jackson (9/28/2005 10:56:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    Some information:
    'Sticks and stones may break my bones....'
    A nursery rhyme!

    © Richard Jackson 2005

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    • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/29/2005 3:05:00 AM) Post reply

      And sticks and stones don't ever cry, that's why I let them pass me by. But poison ivy, stinging nettles and yugoslavian java kettles they must be watched most every minute as you can see, it's ... more

  • Rookie Allan James Saywell (9/28/2005 9:45:00 PM) Post reply | Read 2 replies

    this is one for herbert to translate(MILLIONEN) STEHEN HINTER MIR
    DER SINN DES HITLERGRUSSES

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    • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 9:59:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

      Allan, as far as I know this was not a poem then (are you creating one?) . it was the mocking photomontage of a workers' newspaper in the early thirties, saying ' I've got millions behind me....' mea ... more


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  • Rookie allan james saywell (9/28/2005 8:17:00 PM) Post reply

    i love cats they are much cleaner then dogs, i am looking after a cat at the moment it kept me awake all night was trying to tell me something but we speak a different language, how are you all this is a great site for posting my poetry
    you seem to be peaceful creatures

  • Rookie sheila knowles (9/28/2005 4:39:00 PM) Post reply | Read 3 replies

    message for Sherrie. I can't send you a mail so if yuu read this can you please send me a PM. I'd like to ask you something. Thanks
    Sheila Knowles

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    • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 5:08:00 PM) Post reply

      I will change the 'gaps to fill' to the more civil and benign 'gaps to bridge'. Thank you for listening. H (jr)

    • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 4:57:00 PM) Post reply

      I will be more than happy to be the middleman. Ask Sherrie and she will knbow what I mean when we talk about gaps to fill between two poets. Just entrust your intimate, juicy or otherwise salient quer ... more


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  • Rookie - 7 Points Max Reif (9/28/2005 4:36:00 PM) Post reply | Read 3 replies

    by the way, Poetry Hound:
    are you actually an alter ego of one of those guys like Lamont or Jefferson, or somebody? Or are you really a dog? (I mean that in a GOOD way! I love dogs!)

    If this has come up before, forgive me. We've ferreted out most of the Mystery Names by now. Hey, I could call myself Poetry Ferret!

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    • Rookie - 7 Points Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 5:20:00 PM) Post reply

      Wrong Andrew. Dillon, as reported by entirely reliable sources inside HS, administers a large plantation in an undisclosed location, growing something that cucumber farmers the world over are in const ... more

    • Rookie - 7 Points Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 5:17:00 PM) Post reply | Read 2 replies

      Max, your reflection on the chickenshit photo you supplied does not reflect the characteristic images of any ferret. Best wishes Haines jr cum principibus ecclesiasticis


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  • Rookie - 7 Points Max Reif (9/28/2005 3:33:00 PM) Post reply

    You guys, I'm touched to the bottom of my kischkes by your suggestion that I take on the corpus, but I really don't feel I can fit it in right now as organizer. (I'd love to be a participant.) Maybe some knight or knightess of a soul will come forth.

  • Rookie Mary Nagy (9/28/2005 12:50:00 PM) Post reply | Read 5 replies

    Okay, I have to say.......(even though I know it sounds really bad) I don't have a clue about Bob Dylan. I must be a horrible person cause I hated to look at him and his voice drove me crazy. I was always amazed that he could be so popular. I almost thought people must consider him a joke. (That's just how I felt when I seen him) . You guys are really making me feel like I missed out on something great.

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    • Rookie Mary Nagy (9/29/2005 8:02:00 AM) Post reply

      Thanks to everyone for all the 'Dylan' advice. I have my work cut out for me. Mary

    • Rookie Herbert Nehrlich1 (9/28/2005 4:21:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

      Great. Mary comes out, so can I. Terribly ignorant about Dillon and still stuck in Aznavour and Piaf times. Also 'where have all the flowers gone', but I am younger than I sing. H

    • Rookie Poetry Hound (9/28/2005 2:19:00 PM) Post reply

      Actually, I disagree with Andrew. I would not start with the Greatest Hits album. I would start with a very melodic and accessible album: Nashville Skyline. It came out around 1970 and has a very slig ... more

    • Rookie Mary Nagy (9/28/2005 1:10:00 PM) Post reply

      Thanks for not hanging me! But, I wil ... more


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  • Rookie Richard Jackson (9/28/2005 7:27:00 AM) Post reply | Read 2 replies

    Tap into the sound
    The pedigree sound within
    Show 'em how it's done

    © Richard Jackson 2005

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    • Rookie Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler (9/28/2005 10:02:00 AM) Post reply

      with all due respect, Richard, wouldn't your haikus be better posted to the website rather than the forum? you are wholeheartedly welcome to join any of the conversations going on; you can even start ... more


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