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The Authors Haunt is proud to present the 2009 Spring Poetry Anthology.  The theme of this anthology was "Beginnings".  Participating authors were invited to explore this theme in any poetic form or genre they saw fit.

A total of thirteen authors participated in this anthology, between them submitting fifteen poems.  Those submissions are listed below in alphabetical order by title.  At the end of each poem you will see a feedback button linking directly to the topic where the poem is being discussed.  Authors here are not paid for their work, and the only reward they get for their skill and hard work is the thanks of grateful readers, so please take a moment to show your gratitude.

 

A poem paying tribute to the abolition of slavery...

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Line Count: 20

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

Sometimes, the beginning is the hardest part...

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Line Count: 12

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

The change that comes with the change of seasons...

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Line Count: 3

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

The beginning of life is not always a source for joy...

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Line Count: 26

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

Sometimes giving in to desire will only leave you craving more...

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Line Count: 98

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

A parent's view of the first day of school...

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Line Count: 24

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

Leaving a relationship is a hard thing to do, but can also be elating...

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Line Count: 32

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

See what the first night of Spring has to offer...

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Line Count: 21

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

The beginning of a relationship is fraught with tricky questions!

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Line Count: 24

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

It's always hard before another beginning...

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Line Count: 18

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

One-sided love can be painful, yet rewarding...

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Line Count: 16

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

Starting out as a writer...

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Line Count: 48

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

A god may have his own idea of what you want...

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Line Count: 20

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

There comes a time when all must embrace change

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Line Count: 20

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

Short and simple, love begins...

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Line Count: 4

Published: 21 Mar 2009

 

 

 

 

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