Poem : The Old Paths

I like the “Old Paths”, when Moms were at home. Dads were at work. Brothers went into the army. And sisters got married BEFORE having children! Crime did not pay; Hard work did; And people knew the difference. Moms could cook; Dads would work; Children would behave.. Husbands were loving; Wives were supportive; And children … Read more

Poem : Just A Box Of Crayons

While walking in a toy store The day before today, I over heard a Crayon Box With many things to say. “I don’t like red!” said Yellow. And Green said, “Nor do I!” And no one here likes Orange, But no one knows quite why. “We are a box of crayons that really doesn’t get … Read more

Poem : The Retreat by Henry Vaughan

Happy those early days! when I Shin’d in my angel-infancy. Before I understood this place Appoint’d for my second race, Or taught my soul to fancy ought But a white, celestial thought, When yet I had not walk’d above A mile, or two, from my first love, And looking back (at that short space,) Could … Read more

Drug Free Is The Way To Be

I see childrens lives saved every day by using drugs the right way. Their diseases kept at bay by prescription drugs used the right way. I read about people every day whose lives are ruined, why? I can’t say. They abuse drugs and alcohol each day thinking it will make their problems go away. They … Read more

Poem : Take My Hand

Are you troubled, burdened, blue? Take my hand. I’ve been troubled, too, I understand. Where you’ve fallen, once I fell Let me help the clouds dispel Take my hand. Others helped when I was weak, Took my hand, Helped me face toward the peak, Helped me stand. What they did, now let me do Pass … Read more