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 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: June 28, 2019      Views: 71

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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 #20 spot on this years rankings.

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Tribute to my great grandchild
"Gabrielle" by jaybird1
Gabrielle,sweet Gabrielle
Gosh! What a lovely name.
The talents she already shows
might someday lead to fame.

She's good at song, she's good at dance,
has a creative way.
I hope the urge to build on this
will grab her mind and stay.

She needs to choose a form of art,
that she prefers to do.
Then dedicate herself to that
and fate might see her through.

Though Gabrielle is only twelve,
already she's a cutie.
I hope to live till she is grown,
she'll be a full blown beauty.



Author Notes
Gabrielle is now 21 and proving some of my early
predictions correct. I am very proud of her..
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