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Winnie-the-Pooh

"Winnie-the-Pooh" is a delightful children's book written by A. A. Milne. Set in the Hundred Acre Wood, the story follows the adventures of a lovable bear named Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends, including Christopher Robin, Piglet, Eeyore, Tigger, Rabbit, and Owl. Each chapter brings a new escapad...

by A. A. Milne

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Ben-Hur

Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a novel by Lew Wallace, published by Harper and Brothers on November 12, 1880, and considered "the most influential Christian book of the nineteenth century". It became a best-selling American novel, surpassing Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin in sales.

by Lew Wallace

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1 year ago

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights is an 1847 novel by Emily Brontë, initially published under the pseudonym Ellis Bell. It concerns two families of the landed gentry living on the West Yorkshire moors, the Earnshaws and the Lintons, and their turbulent relationships with Earnshaw's adopted son, Heathcliff.

by Emily Brontë

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1 year ago

The Art of War

The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the Late Spring and Autumn Period. The work, which is attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu, is composed of 13 chapters. Each one is devoted to an aspect of warfare and how it applies to military strategy a...

by Sun Tzu

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2 years ago

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, written by herself is an autobiography by Harriet Jacobs, a mother and fugitive slave, published in 1861 by L. Maria Child, who edited the book for its author. Jacobs used the pseudonym Linda Brent.

by Harriet Jacobs

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2 years ago

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Simplicity is the trademark of genius… :-)

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I'm truly sorry to hear about Robin's diagnosis. My thoughts and prayers are with her and your family during this difficult time. Wishing Robin strength and a smooth path to recovery.

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We're thrilled to announce a new Grand Prize of $1,000 for the Poem of the Year on Poetry.com! This prestigious award will be bestowed upon one exceptional poet among the twelve remarkable monthly winners from the past year. Your captivating verses could earn you not only the admiration of fellow wordsmiths but also a chance to claim this coveted title and the generous reward. 

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Beautiful and very encouraging poem, Jeffrey! Actually I needed something like that to start the weekend — so thank you, as this just came on time…

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Hey Jewoo525, thanks for reaching out -- I've just replied to your message directly.

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Right! Fixed now...

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Count again...

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Unfortunately, we are receiving plenty of requests for fee waivers for the contest, and can only grant approval for a maximum of 5 submissions. As a result, the likelihood of securing free submissions is limited. 

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Once you submit your poem, you will have the opportunity to request a waiver of the entry fee by completing a form on your entry page. We are pleased to offer up to 5 complimentary submissions to writers facing financial constraints. 

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"The Way You Do the Things You Do" by The Temptations?

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Good point, Robin -- I'd like to add that our aim is to ensure a fair and equitable experience for all participants. Allowing voters to read some of the poems before the others could potentially create an unfair advantage for those who submit their work first... 

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You're absolutely right, Dawn, there should be a more convenient way... I'm happy to inform you that we've added a new button on members' profile pages called 'Nominate'. By simply clicking on this button, you can easily submit one of your existing poems to the contest.

We hope this new feature enhances your experience and streamlines the submission process. Give it a try and let us know how it goes! Wishing you the best of luck with the contest!
 

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