I I'm a Published Author of Poetry

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    Minor Stuff

    It was just two minor anthologies. One was for a national high school contest. I was a regional winner so I got published in this little anthology. The other was in this book called Soul Disclosure. Altogether, it was a pretty bad experience. They told me that I had been...
    golddust2009 golddust2009
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2009

    Self Publish

    Self Publish- A Writer's Guide Tri State Litho 1 Field Court Kingston. New York 12401 914-339-6721
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    5 Responses May 22, 2009

    Only Once

    I have written poetry since I was a teenager. Things got better for me for a while around the time that I graduated high school. With that my poetry started being more up beat. I would write about staying strong, bettering yourself, and never giving up. One of my teachers turned...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    36-40, T
    Nov 25, 2012

    Small Steps

    I was published in a two different anthologies about 10 years ago. I finally self-published my own little collection, entitled "The Consciousness Conspiracy: Poems and Written Experiments" 2 years ago. Now I have considerable amount of new poetry, but I'm...
    doe333 doe333
    31-35, M
    Nov 23, 2009

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