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Lekker Thoughts

Lekker Thoughts

To live a lekker life
One must set aside
Discord and strife

To have a lekker day
One should be ready
To learn how to play

A lekker attitude
Will bid you well
Dished with gratitude

A woodpecker Is not lekker
When boring holes at dawn

Have a LEKKER day !!

2/26/13  for “Lekker” Members Contest
Lekker:  meaning nice or good in these few verses (rhymes with woodpecker)

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  1. Date: 4/20/2013 8:45:00 PM
    now I know what a kekker is,,, or am I totally bonkers ;},,,, I still like it though, I'll say good - by is a note/ poem I wrote back when I was 18 - 19 as I was trying to figure out how to tell him I don't want to any out anymore. I knew him about a year ;} though in poem I made it sound like a 10yr love affair ;}

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 1:10:00 PM
    Congrats on your lekker winning work...Sara

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 9:45:00 PM
    Debra, a wonderful winning poem. Congratulations... always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 7:03:00 PM
    This would be a good thought to ponder daily, minus of course the Woodpecker. Have been awakened far too many a time by the winged rascal. Thank you for sharing...still smiling as I read it over a few more times for depth. Thanks

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 7:59:00 AM
    congrats to you and that last part was so funny!!!

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 7:28:00 PM
    Sounds wonderful! Congrats.

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 7:10:00 PM
    Congratulations Debbie. This was a fun contest. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 6:57:00 PM
    Congrats on your win Deb xxx

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 4:46:00 PM
    Excellent! I love it, Debra! Kuddos on your win in Suzette's Contest! Ruben.

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 2:55:00 PM
    i knew when i read this you hit the nail on the head. and to see the congrads only lets me know i was right.

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 2:38:00 PM
    Congrats Debra ... Seren

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 12:30:00 PM
    Debra, congratulations on your 3rd place win in my LEKKER Contest. It was an unusual spin that you have put to use here and also ending the poem with a upbeat greeting. Love, Su

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 12:00:00 PM
    congrats on your win Debra

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 10:01:00 AM
    This is amazing! I love the idea how you creatively use the word lekker in your poem my dear friend. This is a sure winner for me. So love and enjoyed reading it. Thank you so much for sharing! love and hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 2/27/2013 3:30:00 PM
    Here's lekkin' at you kid. :)

  1. Date: 2/27/2013 3:01:00 PM
    This is a Lekkar of a write, nicely written my friend! I really enjoyed reading this enlightening poem this afternoon! What a wondrous piece, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 2/27/2013 11:34:00 AM
    - Lekker mean gorgeous in Norwegian too Debra. - .... You have a LEKKERT poem contest, wish you good luck! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)