Category Archives: Poetry

My attempts at eloquent literary art.

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Never Forgotten

This time of year always has emotional impact for me. Having grown up as a navy brat and then serving in the army, I have had many experiences that have shaped my views about what […]

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Remembering The Fallen

I’d encourage everyone to look at my poem Their Flag and remember those who gave all for us.

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Latest Print on DeviantArt

A great gift for the Soldier in your life!! My poem, My Watch Has Ended, as a visual composition combined with this photograph is now available for purchase. You can purchase and view it HERE!!!

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My Watch Has Ended

I wrote this poem for my remarks at my retirement ceremony.

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Their Flag

This is a poem I wrote while attending Basic Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.

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