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by riverwriter
Mon Apr 18, 2016 11:20 pm
Forum: Forum information.
Topic: Zeugma on Facebook - please "Like" us!
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Zeugma on Facebook - please "Like" us!

Help spread the word, and get things happening here!
Our Facebook Link
by riverwriter
Sun Apr 17, 2016 10:05 am
Forum: Forum information.
Topic: Prose in Zeugma
Replies: 1
Views: 932

Prose in Zeugma

Your Admin and Mods have been discussing ways of resurrecting this Forum. One member's suggestion that resonated was to open the Forum to prose critiquing. Some members may resist the idea, but we decided that since the Forum had seen almost no posts in the previous twelve months, we had little to l...
by riverwriter
Thu Apr 07, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: Forum information.
Topic: New Discussion Board in Members Area
Replies: 0
Views: 3752

New Discussion Board in Members Area

We have started a Discussion Board in the Members' Only Forum Board Description: Suggestions for Admin and Moderators Anything about poetry: living poets you like, not so living poets you like, poetry forms, theory, Questions about poetry, Links We will start new threads for you. Suggestions welcome.
by riverwriter
Thu Apr 07, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: How to join, what to expect.
Topic: How to join, what we expect
Replies: 0
Views: 9079

How to join, what we expect

Poets and others who appreciate poetry are welcome at Zeugma. We are a friendly place for poets to converse and post. And as of April 16, 2016, Prose-ets, too! Membership entitles you to access to our Members Only Forum, where you can critique the work of other members and post your own poems for cr...
by riverwriter
Thu Mar 24, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: Forum information.
Topic: Life in the old board yet
Replies: 5
Views: 12095

Life in the old board yet

We seem to have some life here.

I have updated the board to the latest version, and you will see some changes in appearance and function.

I hope everything works in a useful way for you.
by riverwriter
Sun May 04, 2014 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about organization of posting for critiques
Replies: 4
Views: 4031

Re: Question about organization of posting for critiques

Thanks, Agnes. I appreciate your response. A note probably.
by riverwriter
Sun May 04, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question about organization of posting for critiques
Replies: 4
Views: 4031

Question about organization of posting for critiques

Years ago, when I was a member of Wild Poetry Forum (which still exists, by the way), they had numerous distinct places to post poems for critique. They included (according to my vague recollection) 1. a place to practice posting and try out the forum, 2. a place for beginners to post for general cr...
by riverwriter
Tue Apr 22, 2014 5:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

I have to stop. I am too busy to do this well, as the latter stuff shows.
by riverwriter
Mon Apr 21, 2014 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo 21: Escarpment
by riverwriter
Sun Apr 20, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo 20: Trident
by riverwriter
Sat Apr 19, 2014 10:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo 19: Ripple

Retirement is not what you might expect; finally, after thirty years of marriage, you get what you once would have given your soul for: to live alone with your spouse.
by riverwriter
Fri Apr 18, 2014 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just found this again
Replies: 2
Views: 2981

Re: Just found this again

Agnes wrote:Well, that was fun,
though none
of the words quite sank
into the place in my head
where sound turns to sense,
or meaning, if you will.
:smt017

And Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition, either . . . LOL
by riverwriter
Fri Apr 18, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo 18: Stone on Stone

This happened in 1956 more than a mile underground. I was the rookie in this work. I designed it to be read aloud.
"drift" tunnel to the stope.
"stope" the work face at the end of the tunnel.
by riverwriter
Fri Apr 18, 2014 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

Are you saying you would not like this job with all the borscht you can imbibe?

I wonder if anyone else in the political world has made or sensed the inference?
by riverwriter
Fri Apr 18, 2014 9:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NaPoWriMo
Replies: 37
Views: 17411

Re: NaPoWriMo

What happened to your apostrophes? They started out normal, then turned. :? Punctuation. It's evil, I tell ya. Strange. My eyesight is such that I had not noticed. I shall investigate this new example of majickal technonsense . . . A little experimentation has yielded this information: if I paste t...

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