Category Archives: Poetry

Proverbs 6 – Warnings against folly

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Where bluebonnets grow …

“This is the only place on Earth bluebonnets grow, and once a year they come an’ go at this old house here by the road. And when we die, we say we’ll catch some blackbird’s wing, and we will fly … Continue reading

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Romance – Poems and Songs

Originally, I wrote this in honor of my 50th wedding anniversary. Of course, I was divorced long ago and, even if I had not divorced, my ex-husband is no longer alive, so it wasn’t a real anniversary. Instead, I think … Continue reading

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Christmas Verse

There have been so many poems and songs written for the Christmas season, both religious and secular, that the difficult part about this post is choosing what to include! We first acknowledge that the reason we celebrate Christmas is to … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas – Lights, Music, and Poetry

This is the place to share your 2017 Christmas cheer! Here is my first entry: Enjoy!

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Show me your friends …

It was early last December, As near as I remember, I was walking down the street in tipsy pride. No one I was disturb in’ As I lay down by the curb in’ And a pig came up and lay … Continue reading

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Autumn’s last hurrah – a poetic tribute

Autumn is a favorite season for many people – it certainly is for me. Many clear and sunny days, a sharpness in the air, beautiful trees, the final bounty from our gardens. Then there is Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday. As … Continue reading

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