Wish You Were Here Elaine George

E ver was there an amazing poet
L avishing us with your poetry
A nd
I ntriguing our minds
N ever will there be nearly
E nough of your poetry for me to read

G oing to all poetic places
E ver searching for more
O ver and over again
R ight on you are
G iving so freely of yourself
E very word coming straight from your heart


Thank you Lainie you are the main reason I am here today.
When I came here in 2006 you gave me the courage to keep writing.

Anyone who has not read any of Elaine George's poetry should check it out.


Written by: Carol Brown
Written on: 01/18/2012
Written for: Missing Souper, We Miss You ! 
Requested by: Cyndi MacMillan
1st Place Winner

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012




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Date: 7/28/2012 8:25:00 PM
Hi Carol, THis is a beautiful poem and so true. I agree. So kind of you to write about Elaine. I see her as she lives down the road. We use to walk each day until my arthritis made it too difficult for me to keep up with her!! Take care. Thank you for this poem. Lee
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Date: 2/15/2012 11:04:00 AM
i think i saw lainie a few weeks ago and got mail back from her. she was on line.
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Date: 2/7/2012 7:18:00 AM
Thank you for your comments and congratulations on my poem to Lainie. I think she is working on her novel again. Love, Carol
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Date: 2/5/2012 7:50:00 AM
congrats Carol on a wonderful first place win for these lovely words about a premier poetess Lainie.. a friend and uplifting soul.. her words are truly a treasure as are yours to tribute her.. we all miss sweet Lainie luv..
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Date: 2/4/2012 8:09:00 PM
Yes I remember her. I didn't realize she was missing. Hope she returns. Congratulations on your tribute. Love, Joyce
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Date: 2/4/2012 5:54:00 PM
She writes such lovely works about the sea! She is a dear, I too miss her. Light & Love
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Date: 1/24/2012 9:13:00 AM
Nicely done Carol. I'm sure she would appreciate this if she saw it. God Bless, JB
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Date: 1/23/2012 11:51:00 PM
I just loved that lady and was going to do a poem about her for that contest until I thought of another sonneteer to write about. I'm very glad to see someone honored that much missed poetess!!
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Date: 1/20/2012 1:08:00 AM
a heartfelt tribute, she must be a lovely person...
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Date: 1/19/2012 2:31:00 AM
I agree with you Carol, i really like her writes "i did not know she had left" i am going to have a time away myself" (i really must) so til next time...!
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Date: 1/19/2012 2:29:00 AM
What a lovely tribute to I gather a very special poet! Hugs Lizzie
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Date: 1/18/2012 8:24:00 PM
wow...Carol, i miss her too... good luck in the contest... always...p.d.
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Date: 1/18/2012 9:07:00 AM
Really and truthfully you said well. Till I have not read a single. I have missed, I admit. I will read from now, bl
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