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Ode to Poets: Regis Auffray (Tanka)
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Friday, April 25, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Consistantly penning words of perfection, our own Regis Auffray is the Poet we celebrate today.

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highly readable
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passionate Poet who has
experienced what he writes

(c) 2008, Karla Dorman (4/25)



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Reviewed by Regis Auffray 5/16/2008
Dear Karla,

I have not been much at the Den of late. I am deeply honored by your words and I thank you from deep within. This is a wonderful gift. Love and best wishes to you,


PS: You are very perceptive.
Reviewed by Jackie (Micke) Jinks 4/29/2008
Oh, dear...I'd near missed this tribute. And a most wonderful recipient is Regis for your beautiful and deserving words, Karla!
Blessings and Love ~~ Micke
Reviewed by Charlie 4/28/2008
The best kind of poetry comes from experiences... And Regis is good. A worthy poem for him. --Charlie
Reviewed by Mary Coe 4/27/2008
Very nice.
Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz 4/27/2008
A wonderful, concise and well penned tribute to a well known poet at the den.
Reviewed by ~ Holly Harbridge (Reader) 4/27/2008
Reg is a loving caring man...not that many left anymore..a fine tribute!
Reviewed by Sara Coslett 4/27/2008
It is interesting how you are able to capture a writer's essence in five lines. That is quite a gift. ~ Sara
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 4/27/2008
yes that is indeed Regis
Sweet & Loving Person Too
Embraced ~ Embrassé

-----> Bzzt!! <----that's for you Regis ;)
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 4/27/2008
A wonderful tribute to a splendid poet...
Reviewed by Sheila Roy 4/26/2008
You picked a talented author to honor today. I have a lot of respect for Regis and I'm a fan of his work. Great poem, Karla!
Reviewed by Michelle Mead 4/26/2008
Reg is a wonderful guy and friend, and an even better poet. It is a shame he doesn't see how talented he is.....or maybe that's a good thing, lol. Love you, Reg, we all do!!!! Michelle xxxxxxxx
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 4/26/2008
So true are your words karla, and yes one we adore.

Newfie Hugs are on theway, Rose
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 4/26/2008
kewl.. i gotta read kates or she's gunna kill me....
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/26/2008
So true to a poet we all Adore!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 4/26/2008
Bravo. He's such a booster!
Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope) 4/26/2008
A great tribute to a wonderful poet. I seldom call him poet of the century. Looking forward to your posting about Eileen under the same title. Your brother Abdi-Noor
Reviewed by Tiana ~ 4/26/2008
a most wonderful tribute to one of my favorite's ... Way to go Karla ...
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 4/26/2008
And the tributes continue! Good work, Karla!
Reviewed by Staci Gansky-Wagner 4/26/2008
Nice tribute.
Reviewed by Jeanette Cooper 4/26/2008
Well written tribute that is well deserved.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 4/26/2008
Your splendid tributes continue! Very well done.
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 4/26/2008
Mother Poet is smiling as SHE appreciates Your celebration of The National Poetry Mounth, and the holy assembly of the MUSES has received a request by Erato to appoint You as "Dame Poet Protector of the Basilica of the Poets."

“Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though as they were his own.” – German Autor-Poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Thank You for making the difference throughout The National Poetry Month.


Andre Emmauel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Robert Blackwell 4/26/2008
Well done, Karla.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 4/26/2008
Well said and very well presented.Kudos to Reg.

Reviewed by Georg Mateos 4/26/2008
Regis...a rainbow of colorful letters after a storm of words...

Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/25/2008
A splendid tribute for a splendid poet who touches us all with his loving spirit,and eloquent words!

Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 4/25/2008
This poet is a very strong poet with wisdom and love for our Earth. He always makes me feel good after I read his poetry.
Blessings and love,
Reviewed by Jon Willey 4/25/2008
Reg is truly worthy of the praise you scripted. Thanks for reminding us of the great, talented folks that wander through the den. He is certainly one of them. You too, are one of those folks. Thanks and stay safe. Jon Michael Willey
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 4/25/2008
One of true passion and a lover of all things....

Be always safe,
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 4/25/2008
Reg was one of the first to welcome me,,, a sweetie indeed.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/25/2008
another very fine tribute
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 4/25/2008
Very nice indeed...great job sweet lady...stay safe and well...Hugss
Reviewed by Paul Berube 4/25/2008
Karla, this is so sweet of you to do this series. God bless you my friend.
Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 4/25/2008
Well done my friend, your words ring true as Regis is an outstanding poet always with wonderful words that are thought proviking, touching, and very heartfelt! Well done indeed!
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Flying Fox Ted L Glines 4/25/2008
A deserving one for Regis and set off beautifully by the gentle perfection of the rainbow. Neat!

Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 4/25/2008
Karla these are beautiful Odes from your talented pen, keep these coming and be blessed
God Bless
Reviewed by Sandie May Angel-Joyce 4/25/2008
Yes, yes!!! I do agree with you!!! Great write, Karla!!!

Sandie May :o)
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 4/25/2008
Reg is one of the greats on this web site. His constant search for the truth is a great invitation for us all to look at ourselves more honestly. I always enjoy my readings of his. Liz
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 4/25/2008
Regis: what he writes is pure magic; and I respect his talent. You have done l'homme justice, and I'm honored to call him mon ami! :) Very beautiful tribute and a most gorgeous rainbow; very well peenned/illustrated! BRAVA, Karla!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your twin, Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Larry Lounsbury 4/25/2008
Love that rainbow. Great tribute to a gifted artist.
Reviewed by Cryssa C 4/25/2008
Great poetry... both his and yours...
Reviewed by Leann Marshall 4/25/2008
Here, here!
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/25/2008
Regis is THE MAN...ed

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