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Systematic Decay
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since 09-15-99
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That place with padded walls a


0 posted 11-21-1999 12:21 PM       View Profile for Systematic Decay   Email Systematic Decay   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Systematic Decay

I am honestly NOT sorry to say, I am heading the same way Watcher did....out of here. This isn't a home anymore...it has become too cliqueish as its size has grown. It's like if you live in a small town, nobody locks the doors.....well, lately I've found myself locking up tight...and I'm sick of it. To everyone who has helped me become a better poet, I thank you. But I just hate a place that is being destroyed by controversy, like this place is. I also think this place plays favorites, just as many other places do.

It seems that the "teacher pets," the people whose opinions never conflict the majorities, and when hipocracy on their part is pointed out, they react violently, it seems that those people are the real "winners" here at Passions...

And if people don't like that opinion, so be it. I am done with it. I will miss some of you, surely, and if you wish to keep contact with me, my email and ICQ number are listed.

Farewell, Passions.

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Thinking is just what a great many people think they are doing when they are merely rearranging their predjudices.


Marilyn
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since 09-26-1999
Posts 2646
Ontario, Canada


1 posted 11-21-1999 12:51 PM       View Profile for Marilyn   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Marilyn

Would you please e-mail me or send me a message on ICQ about this matter. I for one would hate to see you leave. I would like to know what brought you to this decision and I would like to listen to your conplaints. Please talk to me.

Your friend,

Marilyn.
hoot_owl_rn
Member Patricius
since 07-05-99
Posts 11105
Glen Hope, PA USA


2 posted 11-22-1999 12:10 AM       View Profile for hoot_owl_rn   Email hoot_owl_rn   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit hoot_owl_rn's Home Page   View IP for hoot_owl_rn

Amy, you are a talented poet and please if you give this up, do not give that up. Feel free to e-mail me for advice on your work at anytime.
Ruth
Denise
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Member Seraphic
since 08-22-99
Posts 23002


3 posted 11-22-1999 12:11 AM       View Profile for Denise   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Denise

Sys, I hope you reconsider this decision. You are a wonderful poet and would be missed around here. There is no place nor even family that is perfect but the answer is never in walking away. Anything can usually be worked through, mostly anything anyway. Please take some time to sort through your emotions and don't make any hasty decisions.
Hope to hear from you again soon!

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Denise

Toerag
Member Ascendant
since 07-29-99
Posts 5839
Ala bam a


4 posted 11-22-1999 07:31 AM       View Profile for Toerag   Email Toerag   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Toerag

I wish you luck and happiness SD...you are a fine poet with alot to offer....take care of yourself!!
Alicat
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since 05-23-99
Posts 4277
Coastal Texas


5 posted 11-22-1999 08:06 PM       View Profile for Alicat   Email Alicat   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Alicat

Sorry to see you go SD...I do sincerely hope you can find an one-line home more to your liking. Best of luck, and please, keep writing.


Alicat
E.Fudd
Junior Member
since 11-03-1999
Posts 40
Dolgeville, N.Y.U.S.


6 posted 02-04-2000 04:46 PM       View Profile for E.Fudd   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for E.Fudd

Sys,
I'm not a moderator,nor a senior member, nor even a real doctor, heck , I don't even know what it takes to be qualified as a poet!
Perhaps you were more involved with this site than I , but I just don't see what you're describing here .At any rate , in diversity , this place I have found rather unique , your contributions will be missed .
Doc
Justin Kace
Member
since 09-13-99
Posts 96
Oz


7 posted 02-04-2000 06:25 PM       View Profile for Justin Kace   Edit/Delete Message     View IP for Justin Kace

Hey E Fudd....
Justin Kace you didn't notice.... This happened three months ago...
Now get back in the 'stute where you belong  
Trevor
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since 08-12-99
Posts 744
Canada


8 posted 02-04-2000 06:52 PM       View Profile for Trevor   Email Trevor   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Trevor

Hey there SD,

Sorry to hear you're a little disgruntled, one suggestion I have is, if you're looking for a place with varied opinions and poems, some honest opinionated critiques and ya don't mind giving honest critiques in return then try posting a few at a CA again, ya haven't for quite some time. But whatever you do just don't stop writing, I'd hate to see someone give up on such a wonderful and versatile art form especially someone who hasn't even reached their potential yet. Well whatever you decide to do, best of luck, hope to read some of your work in a magazine someday and take care,
Trevor
 
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