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rspoet
Location: New Jersey
Gender: Male
Born: In the last century
Member: Premier Author
Joined: February 2015
INFORMATION
My book, When Stars Stand Still, is now available as a paperback, on Amazon. It has over fifty poems written in multiple styles that all readers can enjoy.
There is a direct link at the bottom of the page.

I live on a lake with kayaks and canoes. We have a great blue heron, an occasional eagle, all kinds of ducks, hawks and owls; deer, rabbits, and unfortunately squirrels.


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FanStory wrote to rspoet: Penny Candy finished third in the contest "100 Word Flash Fiction"
April 11, 2019 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Emily Dickinson finished third in the contest "Famous author or poet 5-7-5"
April 8, 2019 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: The Poetry Room finished second in the contest "Rhyming Poem"
April 8, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    April 8, 2019 at 11:07AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Builder's Bridge finished first in the contest "use this sentence"
April 6, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Ms. Snyder: Congratulations on kicking my rear! Cheers, Fonda
    April 6, 2019 at 8:12AM
    l.raven: CONGRATULATIONS Robert on a well deserved win my friend...love Linda xxoo
    April 7, 2019 at 8:29AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: The Watchman's Light finished third in the contest "Sonnet Poetry Contest"
February 3, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    February 3, 2019 at 12:51AM
    CD Richards: Well done, a fine result for a fine poem.
    February 3, 2019 at 2:18AM
    phill doran: well done to you!
    February 3, 2019 at 2:38AM
    Pam (respa): Congratulations on the third place finish, Robert. Well done!
    February 3, 2019 at 2:59PM
    krys123: Congratulations Robert
    Alx
    February 3, 2019 at 7:07PM
    rama devi: CONGRATS!!
    February 3, 2019 at 7:30PM
    susanjohn: Congratulations!!!
    February 11, 2019 at 1:42PM
    Dean Kuch: Congrats, Robert. Great poem!
    February 12, 2019 at 9:30PM
    krys123: Cheers, and Congratulations, Robert.
    I knew when I read it it was good, it is a usually are. But I thought it was little more.
    Alx
    February 13, 2019 at 12:29AM
    rspoet: Thank you, my friends, for congratulations all the great comments.
    March 5, 2019 at 10:51PM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Just Around the Bend finished first in the contest "Song Parody"
January 20, 2019 at 12:13AM
    Ms. Snyder: Congratulations on your well deserved win! Cheers, Fonda
    January 26, 2019 at 12:27AM
    rspoet: Thank you very much, Fonda, for the for congratulations!
    January 27, 2019 at 6:03PM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: 2000-Year-Old Story. finished first in the contest "Six Words"
December 26, 2018 at 12:13AM
    Pam (respa): Congratulations on the well deserved win, Robert!
    December 26, 2018 at 7:27AM
    sandramitchell: Congratulations, Robert, you did a splendid job with this short poem. :)) xxx
    December 26, 2018 at 5:39PM
    l.raven: CONGRATULATIONS my sweet friend on a well deserved win...love your poem...love Linda xxoo
    December 26, 2018 at 9:40PM
    ciliverde: Congrats on the win here, and your 10th place for Short Works!! Looking forward to reading more of your work in 2019 :)
    January 2, 2019 at 6:17PM
    ciliverde: Congrats on the win here, and your 10th place for Short Works!! Looking forward to reading more of your work in 2019 :)
    January 2, 2019 at 6:17PM
    rspoet: Thank you, Pam, Sandra, Linda, and Carol for the congratulations and the wonderful comments.
    January 27, 2019 at 6:05PM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Congratulations! Recognized Writer for December 2018.
December 7, 2018 at 1:44PM
    Mrs. KT: Congratulations, Robert!
    Smiles all around!
    December 7, 2018 at 1:56PM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Robert! Well done!
    December 7, 2018 at 1:59PM
    Gloria ....: Way to go, Robert! :))
    December 7, 2018 at 2:08PM
    Jannypan (Jan) : Well deserved. CONGRATULATIONS!
    December 7, 2018 at 2:21PM
    michaelcahill: Great choice! Congrats, Robert. :))
    December 7, 2018 at 3:03PM
    judiverse: Congratulations on being named Recognized Writer of the month. Well-earned. judiverse
    December 7, 2018 at 3:17PM
    Ulla: Hi Robert, That is so well deserved. Congratulations!! Ulla:))
    December 7, 2018 at 3:40PM
    Pam (respa): Congratulations, Robert. What a huge honor. Very well deserved.
    December 7, 2018 at 3:45PM
    Dean Kuch: Make no bones about it, this was well deserved.

    Congrats, Robert.
    ~Dean
    December 7, 2018 at 3:46PM
    rspoet: This was really a great surprise. A big thank you to the committee for such a wonderful honor.
    Thank you, friends, for all the congratulations and encouraging comments. There are so many wonderful people on this site, it is such a great experience to be able to interact with members from around the world.
    Thank you to all.
    Robert
    December 7, 2018 at 4:23PM
    IndianaIrish: I was so happy to see you receive this great FanStory honor, Robert. Congratulations ... a wonderful way to end the year!
    December 7, 2018 at 5:17PM
    susanjohn: Congratulations Robert!!
    December 7, 2018 at 5:29PM
    damommy: Yayyy! So well deserved. Congratulations!
    December 7, 2018 at 5:43PM
    zanya: Heartiest Congrats - Zanya
    December 7, 2018 at 6:56PM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    December 7, 2018 at 7:56PM
    LynSys: So happy for you Robert...Congratulations!
    December 7, 2018 at 8:26PM
    rama devi: CONGRATS!
    December 7, 2018 at 9:26PM
    l.raven: Hi Sweet guy...CONGRATULATIONS Robert...awesome...so very well deserved...love Linda xxoo
    December 7, 2018 at 10:05PM
    WryWriter: Congratulations! Thumbs up!
    December 8, 2018 at 12:58AM
    Lady Jane: congratulations, dear :) Way to GO!!!
    December 8, 2018 at 1:37AM
    sandramitchell: BIG Congratulations, Robert! You so deserve this!! Well done, my friend.:)) xxx
    December 8, 2018 at 8:40AM
    royowen: Congratulations Robert, well deserved. Roy
    December 8, 2018 at 4:45PM
    RGstar: Well done my friend. My best. Fully deserved.
    December 8, 2018 at 6:51PM
    w.j.debi: Congratulations, Robert! The award is so well deserved! Keep delighting us with your stories and poems!
    December 8, 2018 at 9:01PM
    tfawcus: Many congratulations. Well deserved!
    December 9, 2018 at 7:07AM
    Mustang Patty: Congratulations! Well deserved.
    December 9, 2018 at 7:57AM
    Chrissy710 : Robert, Congratulations on this award and well deserved as your work is always well worth reading and this is honours your terrific work. Cheers Christine
    December 9, 2018 at 4:23PM
    Joy Graham: Congratulations!
    December 9, 2018 at 6:10PM
    lyenochka: Congratulations, Robert!
    December 10, 2018 at 8:17PM
    rspoet: Thanks, again, for all of the great comments and congratulations. This was a very nice surprise. I appreciate all the wonderful support. Have a great holiday season.
    Robert
    December 11, 2018 at 8:38AM
    C. Gale Burnett: Congratulations! Well deserved!
    December 26, 2018 at 4:43AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: haiku (hunter's moon) finished second in the contest "Haiku Poetry Contest"
December 3, 2018 at 12:13AM
    Irish Rain: Congratulations!!
    December 3, 2018 at 12:31AM
    rama devi: Congrats!
    December 3, 2018 at 2:26AM
    Mrs. KT: Absolutely wonderful, Robert!
    Congratulations!
    December 3, 2018 at 5:48AM
    Dean Kuch: Congrats...
    December 3, 2018 at 7:13AM
    PoemsOfDD: Well done Robert. I like! Congratulations. ~DD
    December 3, 2018 at 9:29AM
    rspoet: Thank you all for the wonderful comments and support. Haiku is always fun to write.
    December 3, 2018 at 10:57AM
    BeasPeas: Hi Robert. Congratulations on your win. Marilyn
    December 3, 2018 at 11:41AM
    krys123: Many Blessing on your placing ROBERT
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    Alx
    December 4, 2018 at 4:39PM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Congratulations! The Fiddlers' Ball is the new Story of the Month!
November 10, 2018 at 12:13AM
    Gloria ....: Way to go, Robert. :)
    November 10, 2018 at 1:28AM
    rama devi: CONGRATS!
    November 10, 2018 at 3:43AM
    michaelcahill: Great piece, Robert. Congrats! :))
    November 10, 2018 at 4:25AM
    sandramitchell: Congratulations, Robert!! Excellent! :)) xx
    November 10, 2018 at 5:36AM
    Mustang Patty: Congratulations, Robert. Your story was wonderful.
    November 10, 2018 at 8:00AM
    rspoet: Thank you for all the marvelous comments and congratulations and thank you to all who voted for The Fiddlers' ball.
    Congratulations to Mustang Patty, Charlie, Mark and Phyllis, too!
    Greatly appreciated!
    This has been a fun series to write.
    November 10, 2018 at 8:33AM
    judiverse: Big congratulations on your Story of the Month win! judiverse
    November 10, 2018 at 10:48AM
    krys123: CONGRATULATIONS ROBERT;
    awesome accolade
    Alx
    November 10, 2018 at 11:07AM
    Ulla: Congratulations, Robert. Well deserved:)
    November 10, 2018 at 1:30PM
    RGstar: All done RS.
    My best wishes. Good to pencil this in
    Best wishes
    November 10, 2018 at 8:40PM
    Chrissy710 : Congratulations a well deserved win Cheers Christine
    November 14, 2018 at 4:44PM
    susanjohn: Congratulations!!! :-)
    November 14, 2018 at 4:58PM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congrastulations Robert - Great!
    November 20, 2018 at 7:40AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: The Blue Scarf finished second in the contest "This Sentence Starts The Story"
November 10, 2018 at 12:13AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: haiku (winter night) finished second in the contest "Haiku Poetry Contest"
November 1, 2018 at 12:13AM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Robert - lovely Haiku!
    November 1, 2018 at 9:58AM
    F. Wehr3: Nicely done!
    November 1, 2018 at 10:10AM
    krys123: Atta Go Robert and congratulations.
    Alx
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    November 1, 2018 at 5:30PM
    PoemsOfDD: Wonderful haiku Robert. Congratulations :-) ~DD
    November 1, 2018 at 6:48PM
    rspoet: Thank you very much, my friends!
    November 10, 2018 at 8:34AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: An Apple finished third in the contest "School Flash Fiction - 50 Words"
October 17, 2018 at 1:10AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Congratulations! A Walk with Time is the new Story of the Month!
September 6, 2018 at 12:13AM
    giraffmang: Woohoo, nice one, yet again. Good stuff.
    September 6, 2018 at 1:28AM
    sandramitchell: Huge congratulations, my friend!! :) xx
    September 6, 2018 at 2:19AM
    rama devi: CONGRATS!
    September 6, 2018 at 8:35AM
    rspoet: Thank you for all the great comments and congratulations and thank you to all who voted for Mattie's tale of a walk with Time.
    Congratulations to Mark and Giraffmang, too!
    Greatly appreciated!
    September 6, 2018 at 11:20AM
    Ulla: Congratulations, Robert. It's so well deserved!! :)))
    September 6, 2018 at 11:50AM
    judiverse: Congratulations on your Story of the Month win. judiverse
    September 6, 2018 at 12:32PM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulationsu Robert - well done!
    September 6, 2018 at 12:32PM
    Mrs. KT: Absolutely wonderful, Robert!
    Congratulations!
    September 6, 2018 at 1:27PM
    l.raven: CONGRATULATIONS Robert to a well deserved win...great job my friend...love Linda xxoo
    September 6, 2018 at 4:59PM
    RGstar: Well done RS,I am seeing these for the first time. Bravo
    September 6, 2018 at 5:13PM
    Gloria ....: Congratulations to you, Robert!
    September 6, 2018 at 8:31PM
    rspoet: Thanks again, for all the wonderful comments on my story of a walk with time. I am very fortunate to have the support and encouragement of so many great writers. Thank you!
    September 8, 2018 at 10:38PM
    PoemsOfDD: A deserving win Robert. Congratulations! ~DD
    October 11, 2018 at 4:15AM

FanStory wrote to rspoet: Congratulations! The Stag is the new Story of the Month!
August 13, 2018 at 12:13AM
    trimple: Congratulations!
    August 13, 2018 at 7:39AM
    Ulla: Congratulations!! Robert, So well desrved. I hope we will be graced with yet another of these ancient tales. Ulla:)
    August 13, 2018 at 5:08PM
    michaelcahill: Way to go, rsstory. :))
    August 13, 2018 at 11:07PM
    RFL: Congratulations on your win, Robert! Best, RFL
    August 14, 2018 at 11:29AM
    rspoet: Hello friends,
    Thank you very much for the congratulations.
    Winning on the prose side came as quite a surprise. Just being in the same category as giraggmang, humpwhistle and the others is an honor. No, I'm not going to change my name to rsstory. lol
    Thank you!
    August 14, 2018 at 2:02PM
    Dorothy Farrell: Congratulations Robert - lovely story!
    August 14, 2018 at 3:03PM
    Dean Kuch: Congratulations, Robert.
    Yours was a fabulous tale, my friend.
    ~Dean
    August 16, 2018 at 12:23AM

 
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#47 Ranked Reviewer
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ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Folds reached "All Time Best" status.
May 20 at 5:25AM
Folds reached "Recognized" status.
May 19 at 10:08AM
Gush reached "All Time Best" status.
May 14 at 5:25AM
Gush reached "Recognized" status.
May 10 at 2:08AM
Poor Nell reached "All Time Best" status.
May 6 at 5:25AM
Poor Nell reached "Recognized" status.
May 5 at 10:08AM
The Path reached "All Time Best" status.
April 29 at 5:25AM
The Path reached "Recognized" status.
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