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Poetry by Stanley Victor Paskavich

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War Wounds

 War Wounds
They say that around twenty two Vets commit suicide each day,
that's about one a hour that their pain takes them away.
If you get wounded in combat they give you a...

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What is a Veteran

 

What is a Veteran?
A Policeman a Fireman or an EMT?
Or an every day person on the streets you see?
Ministers, Doctors Nurses and even Athelets are part of the whole....

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When My Ship Comes In

    One day daddy was in the navy in World War Two,
the next he was picking coal to buy our new shoes.
It will be alright when my ship comes in,
That's what daddy said to momma...

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Why

    There aren't any two of man's minds that perceive the same,
we all have different signals interpreted by our brain.
Green is green and blue is blue,
yet, we don't see the...

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Wisdom

 

 

Handed down from elders, to father, then son,

is the beautiful revelations they call wisdom.

One cannot learn it from teachings in school.

It’s an intrinsic...

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Word of God

 

The Bible…I scoff at the Bible.

For the word of God is truly

written in my heart

with a pen he calls Love.

All the books, all the cathedrals, mean nothing....

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Word of Truth

   Don't look away when you're talking to me,
look me in the eyes so the truths there to see.
Don't stand and fidget with your hands while you talk,
twisting and turning wanting...

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Words Never Said

Words Never Said
A lot of lives have been in pain and ended up dead.
Generally from lack of compassion and words never said.
How many funerals have you attended that affected you...

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Yesterdays

      Today I'm going to show my age,
but I hope that you'll enjoy this page.
When I was a child growing up in Glendridge Illinois,
a town of two hundred and so filled with Joy....

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You Can Take It With You!

Time after time I've heard them say
when you die your funds go away.
I say go into debt, refinance your home,
take out life insurance to repay the loan.
Most banks will...

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