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About poetdoug

Free-lance Author-Writer-Speaker in Grand Prairie, TX. Member Academy of American Poets Member Texas State Teachers Association Member Texas State Historical Society

ON EAGLE’S WINGS

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Today I flew on Eagle’s Wings Far above the maddening crowd; I soared past the towering trees In and out of azure cotton clouds. I circumvented stars and galaxies My prayerful soul seemed to…

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Duct Tape Dad

Originally posted on Poetdoug's Blog:
My Dad can fix anything— That’s a fact, simple and pure; Just give him a roll of Duct Tape And he can repair it, that’s for sure. Dad may not be a licensed plumber…

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AMERICAN SOLDIER I AM

Originally posted on Poetdoug's Blog:
I sleep in dirt fox holes With little to eat– I stnad at my post In cold, heat and sleet. My Dad stood watch in the jungles of Nam —A faithful American Soldier—I Am.…

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A SALUTE TO AMERICAN SOLDIERS

Originally posted on Poetdoug's Blog:
This Memorial Day weekend spotlights the ‘Unconventional love” of our American solders for their country.Here’s My Salute to them: AMERICAN SOLDIER I AM I sleep in fox holes With little to eat I stand…

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When Irish Eyes Are Smiling.

Originally posted on Poetdoug's Blog:
I would love to visit greening Dublin, Ireland on St. Patty’s Day this year. IRISH GREEN come take a stroll with me today Through lush green Irish heather; We’ll follow fairies along the glen…

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MOTHERS ARE OUR NATIONAL TREASURES

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I learned from my dear Mother that the Glass is always half-full at least. Here’s a poem in her memory this Mother’s Day Week: MOTHERS–OUR NATIONAL TREASURES “I have eyes in the back of…

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POET DOUG’S DAILY #HAIKU:)

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