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by revdcb
April 23, 2012, 10:34 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: A Reality Check
Replies: 4
Views: 2368

A Reality Check

I said I would not publish this poem until I owned it. I think I'm there. Who is this man that looks like me? He doesn't act like me He's needy and insecure He has to be the center of attention Yet he looks like me Who is this man who looks like me? He's doesn't sound like me He's positive he's alwa...
by revdcb
April 23, 2012, 10:15 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Suicide and trees
Replies: 7
Views: 2628


I was so dissappointed the first time I watched the movie, The Dead Poets Society. The movie is about ceasing the day. Then the young man chooses suicide. Ceasing the day at least from my point of view not only takes motivation it also takes courage. I have been to the point in my life many times wh...
by revdcb
April 23, 2012, 9:43 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Hmmmmm
Replies: 2
Views: 1879


I keep telling myself that.
by revdcb
April 23, 2012, 9:02 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: The Problem with Virtue
Replies: 6
Views: 2404

the problem with virtue

And, Abraham Lincoln was supposed to have said, " I have found people with no vices have very few virtues. or sumptin like that.
by revdcb
April 23, 2012, 7:22 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Replies: 4
Views: 2186


You started well but the poem get's increasingly bitter. Unless you are painting a picture of a bad attitude. My parents were a long way from perfect but they had parents too. I had some teachers, especially in my younger years who shouldn't have been teaching, but they had teachers too. I take exce...
by revdcb
March 23, 2012, 8:03 am
Forum: People Who Inspire Us!
Topic: Monte Hall
Replies: 1
Views: 8729

Monte Hall

He was my best friend's dad. My dad had his own business and so he was not home most of the time. My best friend was Monte Leon Hall and his dad's Name was Monte Eugene Hall. What ever Monte and his dad did, I did. He taught us games when we were young; baseball, basketball (he built us a basketball...
by revdcb
March 23, 2012, 7:45 am
Forum: Great Ideas
Topic: See the positive
Replies: 3
Views: 10932

See the positive

There's enough good in the worst of us and enough bad in the best of us that it does not behove the most of us to talk about the rest of us. author unknown. Be realistic but frame things in the best possible scenario. If you start an exercise program and the first week you workout three days and the...
by revdcb
March 23, 2012, 7:22 am
Forum: This Week's Question
Topic: What is your favourite word?
Replies: 53
Views: 42137

My favorite word

Serendipity, My poem Sarah Anne Deborah Dee is a poem about my daughter or someone very much like her, "good things always happen to me"
by revdcb
August 21, 2011, 2:17 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul (Faith-Based)
Topic: Temptation of Christ
Replies: 3
Views: 3402

The Temptation of Christ

Very good! revdcb
by revdcb
July 11, 2011, 9:02 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: We
Replies: 4
Views: 2626


Thank you all for commenting. This poem is about my lovely wife and me. We both went through devastating break ups. We dated for four years before we were married. I knew God would bring me through the storm but I thought there would always be those terrible scars. In my case God took it all away. N...