Tag Archives: Saint Patrick Day

The Turning Of The Worm

     Short and sweet, plain and simple, this poem is about minding your own business. And what may happen if you don’t..      Have a great Thursday everyone, Jake.   THE TURNING OF THE WORM  I think that we should … Continue reading

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Hope Wishing and wanting become so much more daunting, when you think that you haven’t a prayer.  * But with life you will cope if you never lose hope, and you live as if you haven’t a care.  *** Jack … Continue reading

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The Oath

     God Bless America, and her veterans, for they were there for her then and they are here for her now.. THANK YOU from those  of us, who really appreciate your service to our country! Hoorah! The Oath When I swore the … Continue reading

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When Next I Go

     After the frivolity of St. Patrick’s Day, and with the seasons of Easter and Passover upon us, I thought something a little more spiritual may be in order.       I hope you like it,       Jake. When Next I Go My eyes … Continue reading

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Saint Paddy’s Day

     The following poem is this year’s winning entry in the 3rd annual St. Patrick’s Day poetry contest, which is sponsored by the good  folks here at poemsandponderings.wordpress.com. And, against all odds, for the third consecutive year, the recipient of this coveted award and the $500.00 grand prize that … Continue reading

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A Saint Patrick’s Day Continuum

     A few more “blessings” and the like, as a lead-in to St. Patrick’s Day weekend, for your amusement, pondering and reading enjoyment. Sal’s Blessing May you live your life in your own way. And may that way be with style … Continue reading

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Sean Michael McGee And The Papalcy

     Written two years ago as my St. Patrick’s Day offering it seems quite a bit more appropriate this year with the events unfolding in Rome. I hope that it is as well-received this year as it was then..       May … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day In Haiku

     With but one week to go until the day of all days for the Irish, me thought something of  Japanese origin would do nicely to confuse the hell out of ya’s. Enjoy! Jake. St. Patrick’s Day In Haiku When the beer … Continue reading

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