I Know

by Fashqn1/31/17

I know the frustration you feel
When you slowly sit down to pray
Wondering if you’ll feel My presence
Or find the right words to say More » • (434 views)

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The Dream Poem

by Fashqn1/26/17

I still remember a dream where you spoke to me with love
Assuring me that one day I’d be with you in Heaven above More » • (126 views)

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Your Mother’s Words

by Fashqn1/9/17

I wrote this for the daughter of a friend who just passed away, but I hope it can comfort others who have lost their moms More » • (150 views)

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I Love You Anyway

by Fashqn1/5/17

Even when there’s total quiet every time I pray
I choose to trust that You are there
I love you anyway More » • (185 views)

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I woke this morning

by Fashqn1/5/17

I woke this morning , darkness tried to say
It’s going to be another dreary, sad day
But I passed a stranger in the store
Who gave me a smile and something more
She reminded me that God is good More » • (122 views)

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Prisoner of Treason

by Gibblet11/12/16

Icy prison of deep cold blue.
An army of one: abandoned and alone.
Freedom’s voice is raised in vain and dies
waiting for an echo which never returns. More » • (272 views)

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Vote Fraud Army

by Timothy Lane11/11/16

(with apologies to Tom Lehrer)

We are the Vote Fraud Army.
Every one of us Cares.
We all hate poverty, war, and injustice,
And ACORN pays for our wares. More » • (211 views)

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Lord of Angels

by Glenn Fairman11/1/16

Lord of Angels hear my cry
Let my love sleep safe tonight
Calm the pain that fills her eyes
Sweetest dreams till morning light More » • (312 views)

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Fitzhugh Sound

by Gibblet10/18/16

O’er mirrored pond of Fitzhugh Sound,
from Ketchikan, we’re southern bound
Twin Hinos, humming loud their song
to make 10 knots, push us along More » • (440 views)

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A Poem to the People of America

by Gibblet10/14/16

What do you do when your boat’s goin’ down?
You turn to God, and pray
What do you do when the enemy surrounds?
You turn to God, and pray More » • (263 views)

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Ode To The Giant Pumpkin

by Gibblet

it was sure to be humongous
the biggest ever grown
that giant pumpkin nursing
upon the fertile loam More » • (245 views)

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The Orchard

by Anniel9/30/16

Daddy was – violent would be the word-
So full of hurt. None of us was certain
He cared at all. And Mom, well she was quiet
As she seemed to hide behind a curtain
Of self-insulating silence. More » • (245 views)

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Do You Hear That?

by Anniel9/25/16

A Poem In Two Voices

His automobile, always new, was my
Father’s sustaining and one true passion.
It took some going, round curves and mountains,
In order to fill his driving ration. More » • (238 views)

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Little Henry

by Anniel9/23/16

Little Henry came with the Easter chicks
That year. He was unlovely and his leg
Was lame. We just had to name him for Dad.
Dad pretended wrath as we let him beg
To be spared the indignity. More » • (178 views)

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The Clown

by Anniel9/20/16

A Tribute to Ronald McDonald House Charities

“He’s coming! Ronald,
Ronald McDonald is coming!” More » • (271 views)

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