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Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Fish Feb 25, 2011.
Our loved wiffle member Tom Ryan passed away last night. It's terribly sad. But in the sadness, our other loved member D'Jeanne Newberry Duncan found a gift. She had posted something to fb that inspired Tom to quickly write a song. D'J and I discussed it and felt we should share his email and lyrics. Godspeed, Tom. We love you and thank you for sharing yourself with the world! It's called "Potential".
I guess this falls under the category of "be…
Posted on August 28, 2012 at 7:57pm — 1 Comment
My father was not a poet and not the type to go around quoting poetry. But for some reason, every Memorial Day he would recite this poem from memory. He was born just after World War I ended, and he was a World War II Vet himself. He never said why he liked or recited this poem, but he used to always bring me a Poppy on Memorial Day that he got from his VFW post. So, I just thought I'd post it up, in order that we could all remember the enormous amount of sacrifice that has been put forth…Continue
Posted on May 30, 2011 at 8:40am — 7 Comments
Am I a stone, and not a sheep,
That I can stand, O Christ, beneath Thy cross,
To number drop by drop Thy Blood’s slow loss,
And yet not weep?
Not so those women loved
Who with exceeding grief lamented Thee;
Not so fallen Peter weeping bitterly;…
Posted on April 22, 2011 at 11:26am — 2 Comments
Posted on November 13, 2010 at 7:20pm — 16 Comments