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 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: March 18, 2017      Views: 157

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 ABOUT
JAYBIRD1 

Born--1925 in the foothills of Appalachia eastern Ky.Have been writing poetry for
seventy five years.I prefer poetry that rhymes. Sonnets are my favorite form. Give me
a look.Hopefully ,you might like some of them.

He is an accomplished poet and is currently at the #17 spot on this years rankings.

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A prayer for help
"Will Someone Say Amen?" by jaybird1
Dear Lord, would thou reveal thyself
in ways we'll understand?
Could thou make known some way to share
a universal plan?

Too long we've wrestled earthly greed
for money, power and fame.
 Too long we've slain our fellow man,
quite often in thy name.

On paths we trod to know thy will
we wandered far astray.
With many faiths and facts unknown, 
we stumbled on the way.

Show us a way to clear our minds,
from doubts and fears and then
we can become a brotherhood
of faith, thank you-Amen

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