Category Archives: Hallowed Land

Memorial Day

The Fruit Of Freedom & Fallen Trees Posted on May 26, 2012by poemsandponderings       As Memorial Day is now upon us I realize that I have an extra poem. I am late in posting today..So no real introduction. Just a two for the … Continue reading

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Arlington

    Memorial Day, who better to be remembered than those who lie in eternal rest at Arlington National Cemetery? Arlington Crosses and stars perfectly rowed on manicured fields so patiently mowed. * Red, white and blue in contrast to … Continue reading

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Twenty-Two Vets

     Everyday, there are twenty-two fatalities related to military service in defense of our country. Not on the battlefield nor even necessarily on active duty. Every sixty-five minutes a veteran takes their own life. That is a staggering statistic. … Continue reading

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Arlington

    Memorial Day is for more than cookouts and parties. It is for remembering those who have kept us free. May God rest the souls of our heroes. Arlington Crosses and stars perfectly rowed on manicured fields so patiently … Continue reading

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A Walk Amongst The Ancients

     I have refrained from posting any political poems  for a while, but today I think I will delve back into the subject a bit.. The following is just my opinion on where the United States has gone, and possibly worse, where it is headed. We have … Continue reading

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Arlington

     This is a new poem dedicated to those who have lived, served and died for the freedom of people everywhere, not just for those of us who live here in the U.S. Many nations owe their freedom to the men and … Continue reading

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The Unknown Patriot

           Since the advent of explosives, and their use in warfare, there have been innumerable casualties of war that have been classified as unidentifiable. The sadness of that exceeds the very act of the death itself. For their families there was no closure, (as it is called today) and it … Continue reading

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