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Is Zack a legitimate poet??
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ImperialAerosolK...
Jul 13 2005, 02:12 AM
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Jul 13 2005, 08:22 AM
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Anyone with published lyrics is a poet in my eyes.


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defiance
Jul 13 2005, 09:13 AM
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What a surprise: everyone has said yes so far!! Who would've thought that would happen?
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Moremi
Jul 13 2005, 01:57 PM
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Anyone who writes poetry, published or not, is a poet, in my opinion.


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Grimer 54
Jul 13 2005, 08:17 PM
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Anyone who writes is a poet in my eyes.


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Grimer 54
Jul 13 2005, 08:18 PM
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Anyone is a poet.

EVERYONE is a poet.

Except me. I'm a dork. grin.gif


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Society begets government. Anarchist theory is actually just a pseudo-intellectual state of denial, an idealistic illusion that can never be more than a wholly unfulfilled dream. Thus, it is a counter-productive measure that actually weakens, rather than improves the progress of society as government is inevitable in the maintenance of civilization. Therefore, it is infinitely more effective to pursue political upheaval through the system, rather then against the system. For despite all of its flaws, both Democracy and Capitalism are still rooted within the people themselves by rational and realistic means. That is not to say I advocate the status quo, but instead, a moral pursuit to right the endless wrongs brought on by the evils of human nature, via an unintimidated, undaunted, unmitigated spirit of liberty and justice for all, rather then the destructive hypocrisy of your so-called "revolution."

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defiance
Jul 13 2005, 09:07 PM
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I've written a few poems (which I posted on here), but I don't consider myself a true poet. I don't have the nack for writing poetry like some people have, and I don't really care that much either.
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Jul 14 2005, 04:20 AM
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QUOTE(Grimer 54 @ Jul 14 2005, 04:18 AM)
Anyone is a poet.

EVERYONE is a poet.

Except me. I'm a dork.  grin.gif
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hey 54


you got tha skills


i quoted one of your poems in my sig once
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Grimer 54
Jul 14 2005, 05:28 AM
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hey 54


you got tha skills


i quoted one of your poems in my sig once


I remember, and it was pretty awesome of you to flatter me like that. Thanks =)

I really do like poetry, I'm just to self deprecating to ever be able to write very much of my own. I like yours, and a bunch of others who are courageous enough to share themselves on the artifex lounge, it's very moving. Like I said, I really think everyone is a poet, but those willing to unabashedly share their poetry are the ones that I admire, and the only ones who can inspire... because the unspoken word touches no one, right?

Keep it up poets. Don't let Zack's poetic silence hinder you... of course, I know it won't, I just figured I should connect back to the topic at hand.



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Society begets government. Anarchist theory is actually just a pseudo-intellectual state of denial, an idealistic illusion that can never be more than a wholly unfulfilled dream. Thus, it is a counter-productive measure that actually weakens, rather than improves the progress of society as government is inevitable in the maintenance of civilization. Therefore, it is infinitely more effective to pursue political upheaval through the system, rather then against the system. For despite all of its flaws, both Democracy and Capitalism are still rooted within the people themselves by rational and realistic means. That is not to say I advocate the status quo, but instead, a moral pursuit to right the endless wrongs brought on by the evils of human nature, via an unintimidated, undaunted, unmitigated spirit of liberty and justice for all, rather then the destructive hypocrisy of your so-called "revolution."

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ImperialAerosolK...
Jul 14 2005, 05:32 AM
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you're a good guy 54 no matter what the feds say...
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zapatista
Jul 14 2005, 09:54 PM
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är du också likgiltig?
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Yes. His lyrics could stand on their own without music. It's poetry.


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defiance
Jul 15 2005, 08:13 PM
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!3 in favor, and still none against. No way!!
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Feb 5 2008, 01:10 AM
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QUOTE (Moremi @ Jul 14 2005, 10:57 AM) *
Anyone who writes poetry, published or not, is a poet, in my opinion.


damn right!
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fluerie09
Nov 25 2009, 04:00 AM
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Normal because I dont have to squint to read it. And where is the poll?
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