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Bou Aliyya Female, 68, United Kingdom (12/24/2012 1:07:00 AM)

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Not offensive - so long as you call it 'writing'.
Cos 'poetry' it ain't.

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  • Rookie Elysabeth Faslund (12/24/2012 10:11:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply
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    Dear, sweet Bou, ever heard of prose-poetry?Didn't think so.

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    • Rookie Bou Aliyya (1/1/2013 3:52:00 AM) Post reply

      Oh, I know 'prose poetry' very well. Some people don't, though. They think splitting things into separate lines makes it so - well Sorry, Liz your puerile arrow hasn't hit its mark.

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