About Maxima

Maxima is a pseudonym I have been using to authenticate my work. I am a writer, poet, literary critic, and author of several books (e.g. Circle Over the City, A Stone Evening, and etc). In addition, I wrote few reviews, and prefaces of books by other authors, and edited several books as well.

Thank you for visiting my blog! Please, feel free to follow; please, feel free to comeback!
Stefan Maxima



252 thoughts on “About Maxima

  1. Hello Stefan – Wanted to stop by and say thanks for the follow on I Write Her. It’s appreciated! Hope you enjoy my thoughts as well. ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. thank you for stopping by my blog and following me – it is much appreciated and it’s nice to be able to support another writer, in turn. I will take a nice long look at your writing now.

  3. Thank you for the follow — I always feel honoured when someone chooses to add me to their reader. BTW I share your feeling about awards: I too, very respectfully, ask not to receive them. Let us instead all appreciate each other & share with each other.

  4. Hello Maxima! You have chosen a powerful name for yourself – wise ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you for following my blog thus letting me discover yours! I’ve missed good poetry – looking forward to many a good read in your world.

  5. We invite you all to visit Norway! Digitally, that is! ๐Ÿ˜‰
    On our blog: http://www.SeeNorway.wordpress.com you may find more than
    5000 โ€˜full-screen-picturesโ€™ from Norway, and best of all: Itโ€™s all free!
    Of course, you canโ€™t freely use our pictures, but it wonโ€™t cost
    you a penny to enjoy them all. They are all posted for your pleasure!
    Be advised to follow the links to our INDEX once you find it –
    (at the end of any post you may choose to open).
    It will make it way easier to find what you are looking for!
    Welcome to Norway! ๐Ÿ˜‰

  6. I do very much appreciate your visit today and am so glad you enjoyed my poetry ๐Ÿ™‚ It means a great deal to me coming from someone so knowledgeable of verse and the written word ๐Ÿ™‚

    Many Blessings Stefan~

  7. Thank you so much for following me! Your blog looks really amazing, and I can see I need to spend some time havng a look around.Your artistic talents seem to stretch out in all directions.

  8. Thank you for reading purpleborough. I have no awards to bestow on you; I have no great photos to entertain you; I only have my mind to read and enjoy all you have to offer.

    I have no request but I send you my best. I will explore your poetry. Wish I wrote better poetry but it is what it is.

  9. Maxima, a name familiar to me and I have read many of your poems. They are nothing but beautiful. I found that you review poems too. may I request you to give an appraisal of my poems and indicate whether they are worth publishing.
    Thanks for the follow.
    Waiting to hear from you.
    All the best.

  10. Hi Maxima, thanks for introducing yourself by following our site. We look forward to exploring yours. If your’re on facebook we also invite you to visit the RAXA Collective page. See you there!

  11. Your poetry is bringing beauty, sensitivity and honesty into this world…Stefan, you’re an amazing writer and a wonderful giving person. And a true magician of words…creating a gate to a world of inspiration, generosity and love. I feel blessed to open the gate and to embrace my heart in the warmth of your poems.
    Thank you for following my blog, i’m honored! Knowing that you’re reading, knowing that you like my humble words…is all i need to write with all my heart and soul. I’ll return here…to this beautiful place that fascinated the eyes of my soul.

  12. Love your work. I have nominated you for the Sunshine Award. So please oblige and keep up the good work that inspires me.

  13. Thank you for taking the time to visit and like a few of my blog posts. I’m enjoying exploring your blog and poetry. Linda

  14. Hello Stefan, Thanks for following my photography blog. I hope my images inspire you.
    I am enjoying looking at your blog and reading your poetry. Good luck with your writing!

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  16. Thank you for the follow! Please be aware that my blog is a bilingual one.
    So you may get links to some poems in English as well as to some in Italian…
    I’m trying to keep the posting balanced between the two languages.

  17. Hi…your Blog is very nice to read and see. I also thank you for visiting my blog aMigration-X3. Your poetry is a pleasure to the mind and a quiet place to the soul! Have a nice week-end!

  18. My Dear Maxima, I appreciate your liking my post and hope you return many times. I have looked over your site and enjoyed it immensely. We as poets, writer want to touch some special place in our readers hearts with our words. You have accomplished this. Beautiful site and best of wishes. I would like to connect with you by email, if you have the time. artistic_beauty2002@yahoo.com God Bless, Barb

  19. Hi Stefan-Maxima! ๐Ÿ™‚ I’ve just seen “melanietoulouse”(ex-playground) in your blogroll and you’ve read the “closing time” at “playground”… ๐Ÿ™‚ here’s the New Playground: http://balauru.wordpress.com/
    – – –
    My very best, good luck in all your endeavours and have a great afternoon, like here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Mรฉlanie NB, sunny Toulouse, France ๐Ÿ™‚

  20. Hi Stefan, I was wondering if you could please tell me how you got directed to an invalid page of mine that you kindly even bothered to “like”, wordpress and I are trying to figure out how people are ending up on that page, you usually come to my real page?

  21. Hi,You have an wonderful blog with beautiful poems.I will come back and look at your archives when I find time.Thanks for the follow.Cheers!!!

  22. Hi there, Stefan! So nice to meet you! Great words above and good luck with your future endeavors in writing, photography and being a conscientious critic! Thanks for following and thanks for liking a recent post “Poppy”. Ok, on to more of your stuff…

  23. Nice reading about you Maxima

    Thanks for visiting my blog. Be in touch. Browse through the category sections, I feel you may find something of your interest.

  24. Hello, Maxima. Welcome to the reader family of Diabetic Redemption. I’m glad you’ve joined us. On my site, you will find my Friends page, where my readers leave information about themselves and their blogs. I hope you will do the same. I look forward to having you as part of our ongoing conversation. ๐Ÿ˜Ž

  25. I nominated your wonderful blog for this award A BOUCHET OF THREE AWARDSโ€ฆhttp://viataoperadearta.wordpress.com/2013/07/04/nominalizare/

    • Thank you for nominating my blog. In all my blogging life with Word Press, I had so many awards. And still goes on. But I am afraid there is no time for me now, for awards. On the other hand, I should say that you are (my beautiful blogger friends) the best award for me. I love to be in this amazing world. Thank you.

      • Thanks Maxima for the kind words of appreciation.I do not want awards, stressing me.:) Have a nice weekend.

  26. Hi Maxima, pretty interesting site you have here. I am a lover of poetry and i find your writings beautiful. I do hope to read more from you; and oh thanks for passing by my blog. I’m grateful for the follow. Ciaoo

  27. Hi Maxima. Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog today and choosing to follow it. Your blog is inspiring and creative; keep up the good work you’re doing here. I hope to hear from you again soon. Cheers!

  28. Hey Maxima – I wish I had some clever words… I have been so OVERWHELMED. and I am so HONORED that you have continued to take the time to pop in. I can only hope to return the favor. Every now and then I do check out your work and OH! how I enjoy it. Thank you for your continued support. One of these days I will return the favor (not that you need it… especially from a ‘pion’ like me… lol)… you are the Bomdigity… I always enjoy your posts/poems. Thank you!


  29. Thank you for following, visiting and liking my blog leading me to yours! I’ve already gone through some of your poetry and I have to say, they are amazing!

    • Thank you my dear friend for this beautiful words about my poetry ,I am proud for your words .Have nice day! With love maxima


  30. Thanks for stopping by ‘Where Do I Go From Here’ and reading some of my poetry. I’ve been checking out your site and could really get lost here! So much to read, so little time. I guess this just means I’ll have to come back! Following you now so I have a bread trail to find my way back…..

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  32. Hi Stefan,
    Just letting you know Iโ€™m moving everything from my โ€œReflectionsโ€ to a new blog at thewritofimagination.wordpress.com Please follow there. Thanks!
    ~ Tina

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  34. Hello Stefan,
    Thanks for dropping by my beeseeker blog, for finding the time; you’re welcome at any time – hopefully I will have something to post – and will always appreciate your comments.

  35. Thanks so much for visiting my blog, liking my photo, and following my blog! I appreciate it very much. I’ve enjoyed my visit here very much and I look forward to following your posts! ๐Ÿ˜€

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  37. Namaste…thank you for visiting and following my blog ๐Ÿ™‚ I look forward to reading yours too…

  38. Thank you for all your lovely poems, and for visiting my blog, Queen’s end. I saw you had liked “The Great Photographer Tribute Award”
    I really enjoyed taking pics of ephemeral art for FTZ network. however, now that they have become a private blog I have started my own blog for posting the hundreds of pics that I have taken of graffiti and murals.
    I will post the link on Queen’s end soon, but for now I’m just inviting a few people to have a look.

  39. Please let me know if you are emailing me. I have been putting someone in “junk” and it may be you. I appreciate emails but also wish to know ahead of time or my filter throws it out. Thank you for the reply on my post. Very nice compliments.

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  41. Hello Maxima, hope your day is going well. I know I don’t know much about you, but I have truly enjoyed reading your blog. I have nominated you for the Reality Blog Award, I have no idea if you like to do the awards or not, but I see you have several, so I took a chance and nominated you. In a little while I will have a post with all the instructions. I hope you enjoy it as much as I have. Enjoy your saturday.

  42. Nice to have discovered you, Maxima! Thank you for your visit and lies on my blog – I will be following yours from now on ๐Ÿ™‚ Have a wonderful day!

  43. Great credentials – & a psuedonym, eh?

    I will have to visit your music site to see what instrument you play, rather than ask…

    Merry Christmas ๐Ÿ™‚

  44. Thank you for visiting and now following my blog. Because of that I have discovered the most fantastic blog, yours! I’m looking forward to spending time reading through your posts.

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    • thanlk you very much my dear friend! My homeland is
      Croatia. it’s a beautiful country, a country on the shores of the Adriatic
      Sea, a country with a thousand islands, the country high tourism all
      cities. my favorite country. They are nice, but Dubrovik.

      Maxima is my pen name under which for a long time signing their works. I love that pseudonym my full name is on the cover of my book. Blog is devoted to a wonderful woman, a woman that I love a lot, I appreciate and – above all love – ..

      This your post. dedicated to me, and I’m a big prize and I Respecting and appreciating your efforts your
      wonderful human qualities,
      I must say – I’m proud of you and the great honor and pleasure it brings me this is your beautiful and for me in particular, valuable prizes. God maxima – Maxima would not be – not to be you my dear and good friends –
      Once again thank you!
      I enjoy reading your maximu
      with love stefan maxima

  46. Hej Maxima, glad you liked my poems, i really enjoyed reading your blog, you have some very creative, inspireing work going on.
    wish you a nice day,

  47. Thank you for visiting and following my photo blog! I appreciate your interest. I try to post a new photo every day. Your poetry and writings are wonderful! So expressive and heartfelt. Perhaps some of my photos will be an inspiration. Your poetry inspires me to see the world as creatively as possible. I will look forward to reading more!

  48. Hi Maxima,
    Thanks for your visit to wordimagery! Glad you liked “Finding Peace”. I actually put that one to music. (I’m an acoustic guitarist for about 30 years or so). It’s really one of my favorite poems. Looks like you have some wonderful reviews here. I will be back to check out your work. Thanks so much for the encouragement!

  49. Thanks for showing interest in what I put out. I sincerely hope you
    continue to find my works entertaining & pleasurable. Please invite
    others too. Be safe, be fair, be good.

  50. For some reason Stefan my cursor will not activate the like button or let me comment on your new page today which is so beautiful, I don’t know why that is? So I leave my comments here for you. The poem is very wonderful, I enjoyed it very much, thank you for sharing your words of love, your friend, Penny

  51. Hi, I really enjoy reading your blog and have nominated you for the โ€œInspiring Blog Awardโ€ and โ€œOne Lovely Blog Award.โ€ There are a few rules to this nomination (these arenโ€™t my rules, so do what you wantโ€ฆno pressure) you need to give a shout out to me, of course, tell us 7 things about yourself and then nominate 15 bloggers, thatโ€™s the tricky part, if you donโ€™t have 15, donโ€™t worry, just pass it on to someoneโ€ฆ.share the joy by following this link http://changeforbetterme.wordpress.com

    If you have all ready been nominated my apologies and pass it on anyway! We all love to be recognized for our work. Enjoy!

  52. thank you for visiting and subscribing to my blog I appricate it .. i am also humbled and thank you for adding me to your blog roll as well. i hope you continue to vist my blog .. your seem very nice as well

    unfathomable love WhiteStar Eagle (enchanted grove)

  53. Thankyou so much for your follow and your like i would like to say that you have done some amazing work i think your blog is fantastic and your poems are creative and lovely ๐Ÿ™‚

  54. Thank you Stefan, for part of time of your life that you will never get back given to me, I am indebtedโ€ฆ

  55. Electronic Thoughts! I like that. I just read a blog about Magical Thoughts.

    I sometimes wonder if I have any thoughts at all. ๐Ÿ˜ฆ

    Come on over and read my Mixed Up Thoughts!

  56. thanks for liking some of my recent posts and for bringing me here. Your photos are wonderful, as are your love poems. I am enjoying exploring here and hope you will find more photos of interest on mine as well…. and if you like travel shots, you might want to try out my India Journals: http://janesindiajournals.wordpress.com
    with love light and JOY

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