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Song of the Week – Old Newport Waltz

The robins are telling me it’s Spring.  I believe them.  Birds do not lie. They asked me to post a song I wrote years ago, about spring in the Virginia mountains. It was sweet.  Newport, a tiny old mountain town … 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 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 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 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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