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Good question, Paul..
I was teaching tenth grade English in the late nineties, and found myself to be quite irritated at the poor quality of the poetry included in the literature texts. Along with a few of the all time greats, I found a vast array of work that I couldn't stand to read.
I told myself that I could do better, and that was the beginning. Shortly thereafter, I searched online for a place to share my work and joined a site called "The Scroll." It was there that I met Ron, who had just begun Passions in Poetry. Within a few short months the site was expanded to include the forums, and the rest is history..
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