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Janet Foor
Location: Raleigh, NC
Gender: Female
Born: Erie, PA
Interests: grandchildren/family, nature, reading, yoga
Member: Premier Author
Joined: March 2012
INFORMATION
Retired to the Carolinas to be near grandchildren. Enjoys her family, yoga, gardening, nature, hiking and writing. She didn't start writing until after retirement 16 years ago. Her poems are all over the place but usually are about childhood memories, nature, blessings and relationships.
FAVORITE QUOTE
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is like the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
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FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Our Love finished second in the contest "Love Poem Poetry Contest"
July 6, 2022 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!!
    July 6, 2022 at 12:40AM
    lyenochka: Congratulations, Janet!
    July 6, 2022 at 1:33AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Sandpaper People finished third in the contest "Write A Rant"
June 30, 2022 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Twin Peaks finished second in the contest "Faith Poetry Contest"
April 24, 2022 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!!
    April 24, 2022 at 12:24AM
    juliaSjames: Congratulations, Janet

    Julia
    April 24, 2022 at 6:39AM
    lyenochka: Congratulations, Janet!
    Wonderful poem to describe the mountain climb of faith!
    April 24, 2022 at 9:06PM
    lyenochka: Congratulations, Janet!
    Wonderful poem to describe the mountain climb of faith!
    April 24, 2022 at 9:06PM
    Mrs. KT: Lovely, Janet!

    Congratulations!
    diane
    April 25, 2022 at 2:15PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Forever finished third in the contest "Love Poem Poetry Contest"
April 10, 2021 at 12:12AM
    lyenochka: Congratulations!

    April 10, 2021 at 1:41AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: The Streaker finished third in the contest "100 Word Flash Fiction"
February 16, 2020 at 9:10PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: tanka prose (roots) finished third in the contest "Contemporary Tanka Prose"
September 3, 2019 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Congratulations! lavender won the contest "Haiku Poetry Contest"
July 8, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Pam (respa): Congratulations on the win, Janet.
    July 8, 2019 at 7:48AM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Janet - lovely haiku - clever line three!
    July 8, 2019 at 10:10AM
    rama devi: Congrats! What a clever pun! :-)))
    July 8, 2019 at 10:22AM
    Gloria ....: Congratulations to you, Janet. :)
    July 8, 2019 at 11:09AM
    Val Crisson: OMG, Janet! What a stunning haiku, and well deserved win. Hugs Val Crisson
    July 8, 2019 at 12:45PM
    C. Gale Burnett: A beautiful win! Well deserved ? CONGRATULATIONS, Janet!
    July 8, 2019 at 5:56PM
    BeasPeas: I knew it would win. Great job. Marilyn
    July 9, 2019 at 10:30PM
    IndianaIrish: I'm so happy your wonderful haiku took away the first place prize, Janet. Congratulations!
    July 10, 2019 at 9:50AM
    Darlene BoClair: Congratulations Janet for winning the contest
    July 10, 2019 at 10:38AM
    Dean Kuch: A hearty congratulations to you Janet, my dear poet.
    Beautifully done.
    ~Dean
    July 15, 2019 at 6:36AM
    Janet Foor: Thank you for these encouraging comments.
    July 27, 2019 at 8:09AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: tanka prose (touchstone) finished third in the contest "Mother's Day Poetry Contest"
May 16, 2019 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: haiku (snowflakes fall) finished second in the contest "Write A Haiku"
April 18, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Dean Kuch: Congratulations, Janet. :)
    April 18, 2019 at 3:34AM
    Janet Foor: Thank you so much Dean.
    April 18, 2019 at 4:25PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: clever mortician finished first in the contest "Senryu"
March 16, 2019 at 1:10AM
    Cedar: Not only a clever mortician but also a very clever writer. Congratulations...Bill
    March 17, 2019 at 1:06PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: I'm Free at Last finished second in the contest "Write A Sonnet"
March 6, 2019 at 10:10AM
    Janet Foor: Thank you Raffaelina
    March 7, 2019 at 1:23PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: A Veggie Tale finished first in the contest ""My Child Would Never Do That""
June 6, 2018 at 7:10PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Congratulations! Starry Skies won the contest "Sonnet Poetry Contest"
March 11, 2018 at 12:13AM
    rama devi: CONGRATS!!!!
    March 11, 2018 at 3:38AM
    rspoet: Congratulations! Beautifully done.
    March 11, 2018 at 10:22AM
    MissMerri: I remember loving this poem when I first read it. So glad to see it recognized like this! Congratulations!
    March 11, 2018 at 10:51AM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Janet - Well done.
    March 11, 2018 at 12:02PM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Janet - Well done.
    March 11, 2018 at 12:04PM
    Janet Foor: Thank you so much. I truly appreciate your very kinds comments.

    Janet
    March 11, 2018 at 1:46PM
    Dean Kuch: Congratulations, dearest Janet. Awesome writing as usual!
    March 11, 2018 at 2:23PM
    MercurySeven: Congrats on the big win!
    March 11, 2018 at 3:07PM
    poetwatch: Congrats! It's a beautiful sonnet.
    March 11, 2018 at 3:10PM
    RGstar: Congratulation Janet, RG
    March 11, 2018 at 6:45PM
    Gloria ....: Way to go, Janet!
    March 11, 2018 at 8:29PM
    Cedar: A very deserving win, my friend. Congratulations Janet...Bill
    March 12, 2018 at 2:16PM
    IndianaIrish: Congratulations on this wonderful win, Janet! I'm so happy for you. You go, girl!
    Karyn :-)
    March 13, 2018 at 2:06PM
    Janet Foor: Thank you for the wonderful comments. I do love a starry night.
    April 20, 2019 at 11:30AM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: Where Purple Iris Grow finished third in the contest "Love Poem Poetry Contest"
October 29, 2017 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    October 29, 2017 at 12:30AM
    Janet Foor: I am honored to be among the talented poets in this contest.

    Thank you so very much.
    October 30, 2017 at 3:36PM

FanStory wrote to Janet Foor: My Muse finished third in the contest "Laughter"
August 5, 2017 at 5:10AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    August 5, 2017 at 9:49AM
    Lynar: Congratulation, very well done. Thank you for selecting my photo for your work. "where Purple Iris Grow" Photo: Purple Iris Spring Fashion.
    September 4, 2017 at 8:00AM

 
RATING
Poet
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Review Stars
RANK
#61 Ranked Poet
#82 Ranked Reviewer
Poetry 61
Reviewing 82
PORTFOLIO
Most Recent Posts
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On an Evening Stroll
Lovers Dreams

Loss
life is too short for some

Sandpaper People
Rub you the wrong way

Our Love
2nd place Love Poem contest

Julie
Celebration

A Place of Contentment
Especially important today

Twin Peaks
a poem of faith

She Was Surely Not
I will miss her

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
On an Evening Stroll reached "All Time Best" status.
August 7 at 11:56PM
On an Evening Stroll reached "Recognized" status.
August 7 at 8:48AM
Loss reached "All Time Best" status.
July 11 at 11:56PM
Loss reached "Recognized" status.
July 10 at 3:48PM
Our Love finished second in the contest "Love Poem Poetry Contest"
July 6 at 12:13AM
Sandpaper People finished third in the contest "Write A Rant"
June 30 at 12:13AM
Sandpaper People reached "All Time Best" status.
June 28 at 11:56PM
Sandpaper People reached "Recognized" status.
June 23 at 8:48AM



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