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Where To Now

Pretty much let this Blog thing go. As many of us do with many things. But like a boomerang (fascinated by ’em, but always a bit afraid it would come back and hit me in the head). Kinda like this … Continue reading

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Tribute to Joyce Kilmer

TREES I think that I shall never see           A poem lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth is prest           Against the earth’s sweet flowing breast; A tree that looks at God all day           And lifts … Continue reading

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Earth Poem Fest 30th Poem

It is called a Super Moon (no, not the one you got in trouble for in college).  It’s a full moon, when closest to the Earth.  And I am in the mountains, relishing this….                 Southern Moon           ©  John Paul McNeil (Acapella) … Continue reading

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Earth Poem Fest 29th Poem

My daughter Erin was born on May 1.  May Day.  Much Earth energy and history around May Day (you know what to do….Google!).  Not to mention childbirth (ask any mother).            I LOVE YOU         ©  John Paul McNeil    I’ve heard … Continue reading

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Earth Poem Fest 22nd Poem

      Many of my songs (probably most), have Earth themes.  As metaphor, or literal…or both.  Here’s one about a love that was bonded and blessed by Rain.           BRING BACK THE RAIN                                                         Our first rainy night, holding you tight Warm … Continue reading

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Earth Poem Fest 10th Poem

Whoa !! I gave it my best shot with a poem put to music (otherwise known as a Song) yesterday….nothing.  No response.  Oh, well, some kind blogging soul advised me to be persistent.  And, the Earth is too.  So all is well, … Continue reading

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Earth Poem Fest 9th Poem

Happy Spring !!  (even though it is too freaking early!  It jest aint right…you may like it, but it aint right, is it…).  So here is  a song-poem.  Liquid Kiss.  About the rain, like in this storm that just reminded … Continue reading

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Earth Year Poem Fest 3rd Poem

A song is poetry put to music.  So here is a song I wrote a few years ago, with an Earthy theme.  The River.  Is The River a literal or figurative River-Mother?  Yes. The River’s Daughter                 © John Paul McNeil  Fell … Continue reading

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Earth Year Poem Fest 1st Poem

A creative blogger http://400daystil40.wordpress.com began posting every day from 400 days out until she turns 40. Thoughtful posts, too. I just said in a prior post that I felt like the Earth deserved better than just one day for us … Continue reading

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The Breath of Heaven

I’m starting Earth Year. One day ain’t enough. This poem I just wrote is kinda earthy. “The Breath of Heaven”. It has Horses in it.  Climb on. when finally you breathe the breath of Heaven on Earth horseback, thundering your … Continue reading

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