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nassus1957
http://www.fanstory.com/nassus1957
Location: Asia and The World
Gender: Female
Born: October 7
Member: Premier Author
Joined: June 2013
INFORMATION
Now, with my children all grown up, I am free to enjoy single-blessedness and my poetry to the hilt. Coming from two opposite worlds, the academe and the political arena, serving these two sectors for more than seventeen years, I have seen things where I draw those flashes of inspiration to create. Free verse and short verses excite me.
FAVORITE QUOTE
Do your best and God will do the rest.
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nassus1957: My new profile picture was taken last December 18, 2017, about two months ago, when I arrived here in Las Vegas as a legal US immigrant. This was a photo taken by my daughter in her house, while I am getting familiar with her cute dog, Chewee.
February 7, 2018 at 1:08PM
    Jannypan (Jan) : Great picture, cute dog. Welcome to FS.
    February 7, 2018 at 2:47PM
    damommy: There you are! I didn't know who you were when you reviewed my work. Now I do. Thanks for the photo, and I'm so happy you joined us.

    Yvonne
    February 8, 2018 at 11:35AM
    MissMerri: Welcome to the USA! I hope you are enjoying your new home.
    February 24, 2018 at 9:28AM
    Spitfire: You're a beauty!
    February 24, 2018 at 10:51PM
    Jonbeyond: After seeing you, your reviews touch me more
    March 13, 2018 at 9:00AM
    Liberty Justice: Hi! I wrote an excellent review on your poem, "Abused." So many victims of abuse in this world. GOOD JOB! lol liberty justice
    March 21, 2018 at 10:35AM

FanStory wrote to nassus1957: If I Were The President finished third in the contest "If I were the President"
February 8, 2017 at 12:10PM
    Cedar: Congratulaions...Bill
    February 8, 2017 at 1:44PM
    nassus1957: Thanks a lot bill. God bless. Susan
    February 23, 2017 at 1:44AM
    nassus1957: I didn't expect this, thanks to all those who voted for this piece. I have been absent for along time, almost ten months. The good news is, I am now here in the US, just arrived as a legal immigrant, last December 18, 2017 (IR 5 category) as a parent of an American citizen, reunited with my daughter who has been working here as an oncology nurse for more than ten years.
    December 22, 2017 at 1:34PM

nassus1957: Being a FanStory member is like discovering a new family, it is one of the greatest thing that ever happened to me. I am discovering a whole new me, a mother falling in love with writing. There was a another Poets group who helped me in my first crude walk but FanStory nurtured it.
June 24, 2013 at 8:30PM
    Sagnik Das: Indeed, and I can safely warrant besides, that you shall herein find yourself, duly engrossed amid the welcoming vicinity of some of the closest & most affable friends, you'll ever have the privilege to come across. :)

    Welcome aboard !
    June 24, 2013 at 8:52PM
    nassus1957: Thanks for the encouragement Sagnik Das, my new friend, thank you for the encouragement. God bless.
    June 24, 2013 at 10:01PM
    Evelyn Fort Stewart: Honey, what comes from the heart and is written with hopes of making someone's life easier or better is worth more than money. I'm 86 years old with a 7th grade education and Have been told all my life I couldn't write. But, God said I could and He helped me get my big in print, Behind Closed Doors on amazon.com. It took ten years and I shed a river of tears but never is a long time. It did happen. God loves you and so do I.
    June 25, 2013 at 12:37AM
    nassus1957: Thanks Evelyn, I do have a collection of poetry that I really want to be published, but I am a stupid net user, I know nothing about e-publishing, and navigating can be very tricky. I remember the first time I got hold of this mechanical thing they called mouse, I just cannot control it, for it keeps on travelling outside the laptop screen and when I click on a particular box, I can't hit the target, it is either at the outskirts of the box, below, on top, but never at the center where the hand is supposed to be there. This mechanical thing, that looks more like a bug and lives only with the click of a finger is much wilier than the real mouse, which I can catch better in one swoop, rather than this computer mouse. But after six months LOL, I have subdued at last this net mouse, and we are getting close to be friends. Yay, after all those blunders and idiotic errors, stupid me. but in time I know I will be used to this my friend. Thanks again Evelyn, God bless.
    June 25, 2013 at 5:23AM
    Selina Stambi: Dropping in to say hello and welcome to Fanstory, Nassus. I love the quote and agree one hundred percent! Nice to meet you! :)
    June 28, 2013 at 10:49PM
    nassus1957: Thanks a lot Reachingforthestars, and thanks again for making me feel I belong. God bless.
    July 6, 2013 at 8:14PM
    amarherig14: I think you are a poet in hiding. You should start posting your ideas . Ifyou need help in upgrading send me a message.God bless.
    July 10, 2013 at 6:39AM
    nassus1957: Thanks a lot amarherig14, you are so sweet, I shall always remember, I met a friend here, like you, who will extend help, when needed. God bless, my new friend.
    July 12, 2013 at 2:17AM
    amarherig14: Nassus, I wish you good luck and when you are ready to publish let me know and I will recommend a few publishers.God Bless.
    July 13, 2013 at 12:12AM
    expressions9: Hi Nassus1957, how lovely to meet you. Welcome! From the words of your lovely write up there on June 24, I'm looking forward to reading your amazing poems!
    July 17, 2013 at 9:02AM
    nassus1957: Thanks expressions9, I have posted five short verses, if you have spare time, do stop by and read them, I hope you will enjoy them. God bless.Sorry for my delayed reply.
    July 20, 2013 at 6:51PM
    A.A.A.EXHILARATING RIDE: Hi! It is just lovely to connect to your site and feel such an affinity to you and those who share your journey. How blessed we are! I think for me a major gift of FanStory is not so much the discovery of me, but feedback on the colour and thoughts as I daily unfold new petals and embrace new possibilities. So, exciting, a daily journey of God gifted global wonder, sharing, connecting, growing and caring. Thank you for being the special inspiration for this Sunday, blessings Maureen*&* And I'm sorry, I believe I wrote nassis rather than nassus in my excitement of replying to a new reviewer!
    November 21, 2015 at 2:47PM
    Liberty Justice: Wow! I looked at your wtitings . You are so shockingly brillant! liberty justice
    December 3, 2015 at 1:33AM

 
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A Love That Wasn't
when love jumps out of the window...

Mommyish Wish
mommyish wish..... a free verse

Mother's Life
musings on mommyish chores ... a free verse

Part 5 My Letter To The President
I have retrieved Part 5 by writing again...lol

Defining Jesus
as I define faith....a free verse

Crossroad
musings on being alone... a free verse

Botched Feminist
a personal view on feminism... a free verse

Impending Doom?
the migrant caravan marches on to the U.S. border

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
A Love That Wasn't reached "All Time Best" status.
December 11 at 5:25AM
A Love That Wasn't reached "Recognized" status.
December 11 at 2:08AM
Mommyish Wish reached "All Time Best" status.
December 6 at 5:25AM
Mommyish Wish reached "Recognized" status.
December 5 at 10:08AM
Mother's Life reached "All Time Best" status.
December 2 at 5:25AM
Mother's Life reached "Recognized" status.
December 2 at 2:08AM
Part 5 My Letter To The President reached "Recognized" status.
November 27 at 2:08AM
Letter to the President reached "All Time Best" status.
November 25 at 5:25AM



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