Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Agreement for Thursday Poets Rally Week 39 (March 3 - March 9)



Hello, This is Leo from I Rhyme Without Reason, I welcome you to the 39th week of Poets Rally.
Thursdays Poets’ Rally week 39 ( March 3 - March 9, 2011)


Please read and answer the following questions before participating Poets Rally week 39
#1: Is your poem for Poets Rally week 39 original? Please say YES or NO.

#2: Your entry shall be written for Thursday Poets Rally week 39, if you enter your piece to another online meme in the future or have done so previously, please let me know and mention it in your entry post. Please say YES or NO, thanks.

#3: By linking your poetry in, you are automatically a participant, which implies that you allow Poets Rally officials, Jingle, Leo, the hosts, and other Poets Rally officials or participants unlimited access to your blog posts during the week, and you will NOT complain about how often people have visited or commented for your work. Do you agree? Please give a clear YES or NO.

#4: To be counted as active poet next time, you must meet the requirements:

1): Return favors to those who have commented for you,
2): visit and comment for 18 poets that are NEW to you either from participants list or from fresh poets to explore list. You have 7 days to make a minimum 18 comments, take your time! Are you going to fulfill requirements with your best knowledge? Please say YES or No.

#5: If you have answered YES to the FOUR questions above, now you are expected to keep your words. Once you fulfill your weekly requirement, you are formally a participant. Our official Blaga at Scent of My Heart will honor your work by posting your entry poem on Promising Poets’ Parking Lot, (Blogger home), Do you want your entry poem to be published on this site? YES or No, please answer. (This is optional, no punishment for saying NO)

#6: If you are nominated for The Perfect Poet Award, are you going to accept the award, following the rules to post a poem and nominate another previous participant? Please say YES or NO. To avoid frustration, Jingle awards those who said YES…

#7: As a participant, you are representing Thursday Poets Rally, no personal biases, no negative comment, or email gossips are encouraged or tolerated. You are expected to follow the rules, focus on public commenting and encouragement, you do your own contribution, and respect decisions made by fellow poets or Poets Rally officials…Are you willing to work on building a positive, encouraging, and respectful poetry community by being modest, cool, and professional? YES or No, Please respond.

*****
Please answer all 7 questions, First time participants can simply scroll down to visit participants from this list to meet requirement…you can visit the perfect poet award winners via Jingle’s blog if you wish…Let me or Jingle know after you are done… with this agreement, we are clear about our duty and complaints or potential issues are avoided…

Poets Rally Officials, Jingle, Leo, Jamie Dedes, Olivia, Uma, Riika, Aleza, Kavita and Blaga welcome your active participation and contribution, the linkz will stay open for an entire week, take your time and enjoy!

122 comments:

Jingle said...

what a lovely beginning, I agree with all 7 clauses, and thanks for putting up the agreement and linkz, Leo, you rock...

Happy Rally.
:)

Leo said...

gosh, I don't know if I need to mention I agree with my own clauses Ji.. but nonetheless, as customary, I do agree and will hop to 18, if not all, blogs soon :)

magdalenahermanstories said...

so... I answer 'yes' to all the clauses. happy rally everyone! :D

lunawitch15 said...

I agree to everything in the agreement, and thankyou for everything, there are so many great poets here!
Mia

lunawitch15 said...

I could not decide which was better, hope thats ok.
Mia
:)

Someone is Special said...

Yes to all..

Someone is Special

bendedspoon said...

yesssssss! Happy to join without my Iglasses! Blessings to everyone!
:)

sam said...

I agree to all... Happy rally to all...:-)

Krislin Neo, Ting (Syracuse Pike) said...

As usual, yes to all.. :)

Happy Rally to all.. :)

Notatameblog said...

I agree to all.
Here's wishing everyone a great rally (:

thingy said...

Yes to all.

It's the shrew with the slippery shoe!

Happy Rally!

Jingle said...

Happy Rally, Guys...

Have a lot to take care of.
Will definitely comment for all of you.
cheers.

Krislin Neo, Ting (Syracuse Pike) said...

Still have 3 to go before I reach 18... Well, will return again and I wont just stop at 18.. Yeah, all poems are a kind of healing to me.. so yeah, I will be back!!! :)

lunawitch15 said...

Have read everyone so far, and am gonna keep going reached 18 a bit ago, poetry does sooth the soul, and helps to draw out the emotions we try to control.
Happy rally!
Mia

azfree said...

I agree to everything. My poem this week is a special tribute to Dr. Seuss who would be 107 years old today!

Thoughts Not Lost said...

Yes to all.

Here is my new poem:

http://thoughtsnotlost.wordpress.com/2011/03/03/inner-spirit/

Happy Rally!

Cloaked Monk said...

#1, Yes
#2, Yes and also for the March Challenge at CloakedMonk.com
#3, Yes
#4, Yes
#5, Yes
#6, Yes
#7, Yes, Absolutely.

http://cloakedmonk.com/2011/03/02/march-3-challenge-communication/

tasithoughts said...

I agree to the 7. I am excited to participate in the rally.

JP

http://tasithoughts.wordpress.com/2011/03/02/and-then-came-the-laughter/

Buddha3074 said...

I agree with everything! Lol having much fun!

Julie Jordan Scott said...

Yes, to all. And I am slightly confused but will not add a link to my poem? Is that right?

Here is the link, though - for whomever is linking.. and if I should post a link, if someone would please tell me that would be great.

My Rally Poem is here.

cybermushroom said...

agreed.

here is my entry:
Treating Women - A Real Man's Paradigm

Promising Poets Parking Lot said...

Julie and cybe, please do link your entry to the collection yourself, thanks...

Reggie said...

Yep...I'm in...thanks Ji for letting me link my acceptance poem.

cybermushroom said...

@Promising Poets Parking Lot:

how do i link my entry to the collection? sorry for being somewhat of a duffus hehe

Leo said...

@Cybermushroom:

click on the blue "Add your link" button. you'll get a form where u can place ur link, ur email and ur name and submit it to the collection!

Cheers & happy rally!
Leo.

cybermushroom said...

@Leo:

thanks Man! I have added my poem.

do i comment on the poems of the participants on said list? 18 right? can I comment on all of em if i feel commenting to all of em? i love reading. hehe

Leo said...

@cybermushroom,
comment on as many as your heart desires, dude! :D 18 is the minimum, we've no upper limit..

Leo said...

@Julie,

you can link in yourself :) I've told Cybermushroom how to in a comment above if you had trouble with it.. u can do the same.. :)

cybermushroom said...

@leo:

cool!

P.S.
aside from my entry please also check my other poetic works and give feedback so i could improve my work @ Cyber Mushroom Poetry
Thanks!

cybermushroom said...

@leo: can i add more than one entry?

LeiffyV said...

Yes to all, I'll try to keep on top of it!

adreamygal said...

First time here , and a 'yes' to all the above clauses .. :)

fishavenue said...

Again, 7 yes'es to all the 7 questions. :)

Here's my entry, and I shall do the 18 comments soon.

http://fishavenue.wordpress.com/2011/03/03/tick-tock/

Happy rally everyone.

Rashmi said...

Yes to all the questions ...
Wish you all a happy rally....

Leo said...

@cybermushroom,

no.. one quality entry per poet :) its mentioned above too..

Rajlakshmi said...

yeahhh rally's back :D thanks Leo
Yes to all :)

Rajlakshmi said...

yeahhh rally's back :D thanks Leo
Yes to all :)

Donna B said...

Thank you so much for the invitation. I am so flattered and appreciate your offer. If I may take a raincheck... At this particular time I have some personal family commitments which would prevent me from fulfilling what you've requested. Thank you again...

Chim's World of Literature said...

I am agreeing to all 7 points so yes,yes,yes,yes,yes,yes,yes.

fiveloaf said...

all yes no no hahaha! shall link in in awhile..

EndlessRiver said...

Yes to all seven agreements. So glad this exists. Thank you.

Andy

Krislin Neo, Ting (Syracuse Pike) said...

All 18 done... here and there, I missed count of how many to be exact.. I made more reading than before and indeed, thanks to this rally.. I found many wonderful beautifully written poems.. :) *HUG* to all...

Lolamouse said...

I agree with all 7. Happy Rally All!

Eclipse said...

Yes to all seven agreements...many thanks for the link :)
Hugs & Love/Eclipse

Celestial Dreamz said...

yes to all .... agreed. love n wishes.

Celestial Dreamz said...

yes to all .... agreed. love n wishes.

thingy said...

It was such a pleasure to read 18+ poems.

Thanks for sharing.

Jillian said...

yes to all and did all of my comments :)

cybermushroom said...

i commented on almost all of them! they are all nice poetry! i enjoyed them all!

please try mine to!

here is my entry posted above as "Julian Javier"
Treating Women

lynnaima said...

I am not sure if the first comment went through. I accept the terms, thank you, Happy T-day all.

http://lynnaima.wordpress.com/2011/03/04/x-chasing/

scentofmyheart said...

Agree with all 7 as usual and already linked my poem, thank you all ...

bodhirose said...

I agree to abide by all requirements of course. So happy to do so.

http://bodhirose.wordpress.com/2011/03/03/once/

Thank you, Leo, for all your help--you are appreciated.

Twomarys said...

Thank you for inviting me. I answer "Yes" to questions one through seven.

Paula Tohline Calhoun said...

Thanks so much for the invite, and I agree wholeheartedly!

JL Dodge said...

Hi All !!
Yes to all once again !!
Done with the 18, but will return to read more !

Leo said...

Have marked those who've told done as DONE in brackets. Happy Rally..

@Chimnese,
your name in the linky was jutting out, so edited it to show only Chimnese. hope that's okay?

abthomas said...

Yeppers to all and look forward to a weekend of fine reading after the surreal week I've had!

dagt said...

I agree with all 7 clauses, YES. Link posted.

Chim's World of Literature said...

@ Leo that is fine thank you...

Chim's World of Literature said...

i reached to 19 an dwill keep on going im finding more and more lovely poetry to read some i have even make favourites...
thansk for everything guys..

nc said...

I agree with the 7 clauses :D

mihirvatsa said...

Yes to all. :)

Please delete No. 74 Mihir Vatsa and keep No. 75 instead. It all happened twice with a single stroke of my mouse button. :\

Leo said...

@mihir,
no issues. done..

Scott said...

wonderful, this place is :)

I am an affirmative to all seven questions. Last time around I read 18 others and more, I will do the same this time.

My piece is here:
www.sobernuggets.blogspot.com
I'm not much of a technician and I am sure wy writing shows that lol. But Leo, what do you call that form of writing? It's really clever, the whole full circle thing.

dhitzunako said...

Yes to all agreements. Yay, finally I can post my poem more quickly than I thought. ^^

The Reason You Come said...

Yes to 6 of the 7. For number 2, it's both yes and no. I have 2 limericks, the first of which I wrote in the comments section of Mad Kane's Limerick-Off Monday. The second one was written purely for the Rally.

Rashmi said...

finished 18+ ..just going on....

Olivia said...

"YUS" to all!

May be it's time some one say (Done) next to my name.. :)

Rally On Guys er... n Gals too!

Abby @ [Little] Liu's [Little] Ledger said...

Yes to all; thank you. Have fun everyone! xoxo

patcegan said...

Yes to all, as best I can. Thanks for the opportunity to participate. Hugs, pat

Dishilicious said...

yes to all :D

fishavenue said...

Leo, I've finally done my 18 (and more) reads. :)

Lolamouse said...

I don't think my link posted the first time, so I did it again. Here it is as well. Happy Rally All!

http://lolamousedroppings.blogspot.com/2011/03/beauty-is.html

lynnaima said...

I am done with the 18 and more, thanks everyone and happy Friday!!!!

butterflies of time said...

yes , I agree and will be reading everyone's soon.Thank you.

lunawitch15 said...

I have everyone, there are so many amaxing poets! I just love it! :)

Lolamouse said...

I've done 18. Will most likely do more as there are so many talented poets here!

tasithoughts said...

I have read and completed 18 plus and still going. Great rally!

lonelyrecluse said...

I'm done with my 18 poems, still many more for me to read.
The Lonely Recluse.

Jingle said...

Great job, folks..

Happy Rally.

Cheers.

Thoughts Not Lost said...

I have read 18 wonderful poems!

megzone said...

yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes


vsiting 18 soon :D

Gaurang Rao said...

Yes to all

rrel said...

YES to all

Shigune Matsui said...

yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes
yes

Here's mine http://thelunaticsdiary.blogspot.com/2011/03/dancing-flame-angry-flame.html

Kavita said...

Yes to all!! But in addition to TPR, I will also be linking my poem to The American Gothic Poetry Challenge at Bookstains :)
This poem is a response to that image.. so I have to link it there.. heheh... Hope that's okay...

I know I am running a bit late... but will be posting my poem in a few hrs. So, yaaaayy!! :))

Reading as many fresh poets as I possibly can!! :))

Dishilicious said...

i've completed the 18 and hoping to visit more... :)

magdalenahermanstories said...

Done over 18 :D Great stuff guys!

Mary said...

This is my first time here! I am posting something I wrote from a prompt but mentioned it, so I think that's all agreed. Thank you for the forum.

abthomas said...

Well done my eighteen and continuing on enjoying the reads!

J.D Hughes said...

Im done with the eighteen and then a few, I had a great time with so many changing styles. Thank you!

Dragon Katet said...

Happy Rally all! I skipped submitting an entry this week but very much enjoyed visiting the blogs! :)

The Reason You Come said...

Hi, Ji and Leo! FYI, I deleted the link I posted and replaced it with a new one. It's the same poem, but I changed the permalinks settings for my site, so the link has changed. Thanks!

butterflies of time said...

Done 18 I think .. lost count while enjoying so many new blogs.

The Girl In The Corner said...

"YES" to all :)

Thank you for visiting my blog.

argentpoet said...

Yes to all :)

I've finished the 18 required and enjoying the rest of the night reading some more.

Happy Rally everyone!

-Silvertongue

Mary said...

Done with the requirements, but not exactly sure how to let you know. Hope this is ok.

Jingle said...

Will mark you down as done, Mary, and Butterflies of Time...
cheers.
You Rock.

Esteban R. Arellano said...

agree
will start reading
& commenting immediately

peace & love
este

Marlee-I Mystic said...

I always agree! And this has proven to be another great Rally Week. I read some wonderful pieces. I'm done!

JamieDedes said...

Done!

Paula Tohline Calhoun said...

I've agreed to everything! This site is a wonderful boon to me, so I thank you. I believe I have read and commented on at least 18 by now. If not, I am still doing it anyway, so will probably do more than that!

Thanks for the invite!

dropsofanguish said...

I agree, x7

Happy to be involved.

LeiffyV said...

Done as well!

Padmavani said...

Thank you for the invite to post my poem here. I wrote this poem for a theme prompt at One Stop Poetry. YES to all your T&C. I would appreciate feedback :)
Cheers
Padmavani

debi said...

Thank you, once again for the invite. Yes to all, and I visited eighteen new sites and read and enjoyed so many creative works.

azfree said...

Time is running together, but I am done. Some great poems!! :)

adreamygal said...

Have completed my 18 jumps or even more :P.. But more than that , loved to read beautiful poems of various shades and meet new bloggers .. Thanks to TPR , I am loving it ! :):P

Seabell said...

It's a yes to the 7 clauses, so I guess I am in...

dhitzunako said...

Done. Though some of my comments are still waiting to be moderated. ;)

mihirvatsa said...

I guess I am done with 18 poets and I think I might have commented on even more! :)

Umamaheswari.A said...

I was a bit late..but done with full effort !DONE

inaweblogisback said...

As far as I know (lost count) I am now done! And my favorite this time (never sure if I am supposed to nominate or not lol) is "regret", by fiveloaf. I read some amazing good poetry!

1meremortal said...

Sorry for the late entry...I agree (YES) to all and will do my best to complete the rally.

kenny said...

Ahhh, Thursdays! I've been so busy lately, I haven't had the time, but here I come, skidding into home base! (Is that what they call it?) Looking forward to reading you!

The Reason You Come said...

Done with the 18! And almost done returning favors! :)

Buddha3074 said...

Finished with the 18 reads and comments.

cacey said...

id like to say yes to all, but i dont think the poam im going to post is one that is on any other web sit besides my blog
heres a link.
http://cjbeamish.wordpress.com/2011/01/19/theres-a-darkness-thats-about-you/

rrel said...

done with my 18 :)

Tasha Sargent said...

Yes to all

Jingle said...

cacey, I will try to replace the old one with the link you provided here, thanks..

welcome, Tasha.

Esteban R. Arellano said...

D
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N
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later ...