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WHEN YOU SEE ME
by Ogaga Eruteya
When you see me,

Me and my radiant face
Me and my comely frame
Me and my stylish clothes
Me and my gorgeous wife
Me and my lovely kids
Me and...

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Where You Are
by b.e. singer
"Where you are
is exactly where
you need to be...
If you were a 
bearer of wood,
you would be a tree"

b.e. singer
from the upcoming book,
"Chicken Soup for Your...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, happiness, happy, thanksgiving,
BLISS
by BERYL Adhiambo
Was struck by light
Glowing golden 
with dazzling warmth
Of endless fortune of wealth,
Teachings of love
Beauty and wisdom 
Pearls of joy
Giving with cheer
Pass through pain
With strength in...

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Premium MemberTo Amy
by Betty Janko
First thing in the morn, ‘for I even yawn
I thank God, He gifted me you…
I’ve lived one more day, a prayer I say
There is so...

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You are the one that I love
by Lindikhaya Lephaila
Thank you
For caring me 9months through thick and thin
For staying with me and supporting me even when I failed
For watching me growing up, guide me...

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WHAT AM I THANKFUL FOR
by Mia Pratt
I am thankful for my conception into this world
I am thankful for the gifts I use for glorifying my creator
I am thankful for being purified...

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Categories: anxiety, celebration, courage, humanity, thanksgiving,
Premium MemberHOLIDAY HAZE AND HOLLER
by VAL BROOKLYN Rogers BLK PANTHER
The Boasting sun explain its rays 
blare glare glare let the seasons charm
Assemble its warm 
Hey there we're here

Thanksgiving gone merry on 
Sharing days of...

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Categories: anxiety, emotions, family, thanksgiving day,
Premium MemberThe Pecking Season
by Madison Demetros
It's dinner time, 
she chirps with such optimism. 

as if having dinner is 
something I look forward to,

She isn't the one who becomes the 
meal,...

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Categories: bible, christian, christmas, gospel, thanksgiving,
An Ornament's Reflection
by Tom Valles
I was taken by the contrast, against the light and glitter.
My mother brought an ornament; one that truly fit her.
Years of deep reflection brought a...

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Categories: art, beautiful, creation, cute thanksgiving,
When I Look Back
by Mamta Sonowal
                  When I'm feeling sad 
  ...

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Categories: bereavement, christmas, holiday, loss, thanksgiving,
Premium MemberThe Attic
by Rhoda Tripp
They're treasures to me, so I don't mind.
My Aunt Ellie in tow, right behind.
I climb the ladder, lift wooden door.
There are piles of stuff strewn...

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Categories: recovery from, solitude, thanksgiving,
Premium MemberTwo Days After
by Sunlite Wanter
Two Days Later

Silent Sunday beckons
No traffic noises railing. 
Only silence speaking 
Of the need for human exhaling.

Stoves are spookily still,
Leftovers quietly cold for lunch,
Far away...

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Categories: beach, beautiful, beauty, blessing, thanksgiving,
Standing among the seagulls
by Dennis Davis
 I am standing among the seagulls
up on the slippery rocks by the sea
as they  fly all around and close to me
the smell and...

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WHO NEEDS THANKSGIVING
by Jim Tidd
We three guys did the man thing,
No turkey wing or cranberry ring,
No corn on the cob nor fat ham,
Not a juicy pie or sugared yam,
Decided...

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Post-Thanksgiving
by ilene bauer
I gobbled some turkey and cranberry sauce,
Potatoes – both mashed and marshmallowed,
Cooked carrots and string beans, a nice cold beer – 
To keep my mood...

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Giving Thanks-2-for someone special
by James Inman
So sad, this year has naught in life to live.
I find it hard to grasp the thanks to give.

Yet, deep inside I know if I...

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Hosting Thanksgiving
by ilene bauer
The planning, the cleaning, the shopping and then
The cooking and making things pretty.
The digging up toys for the grandkids for when
They (at last!) visit you...

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A Blessing in Disguise
by Jeffrey Spencer
A Blessing In Disguise

Many years ago, I was asked to give the blessing at dinner.  As a guest, this was not something I was...

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Categories: autumn, care, emotions, encouraging, thanksgiving day,
November 21st
by Madi Cook
First night sleeping with your jacket 
Let's see what this makes me feel
What this makes you feel 

It's been a year and two days since...

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Premium MemberThanks
by Jerry T Curtis
Get out of my way
That's what I say 
When making my way to the table
And after some meat, stuffing and treats
I'll walk away if I...

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Things To Be Thankful For
by randy johnson
We should be thankful to have our friends and relatives.
We should be thankful to God for every day we have to live.
When our turkeys are...

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My Uncle Irv
by ilene bauer
My uncle was a vegan
Back before that was a word.
As kids, we always found
His eating habits quite absurd.

His veggies he refused to cut
So there upon...

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Premium MemberThanksgiving
by Melissa Tracy
Thankful for each breath we breathe and the moments that take our breath away
Heartfelt and harmonious are the happy moments of traditions and togetherness that...

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Categories: america, celebration, food, humorous, thanksgiving day,
Premium MemberHAPPY THANKSGIVING TO YOU ALL
by JAN ALLISON
This is a terrible time of year for Turkeys
How many innocent lives are going to be lost?
All their friends and relations are in for the...

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Premium MemberCRANBERRY HARVEST
by Kim Rodrigues
CRANBERRY HARVEST

Jelly birthed from a can
“Phloop”
DNA traits, solid with ridges,
a cranberry infantile jiggle.

I took for granted the birth,
until i saw the vinaceous bogs,
the waterlogged cradle...

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What Is Thanksgiving
by Julius Lawrence
Thanksgiving Day is a festival of expressing the gratitude of thankfulness to God and to loved ones for their immense love.
We thank God for the...

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Premium MemberCornucopia
by Eve Roper
My Horn of Plenty

Cornucopia brimming in radiance 
with fruit and a scent of cinnamon and myrrh, 
adorn the middle of Thanksgiving dinner
creating a harmonious ambiance.

family...

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Categories: appreciation, celebration, morning, november, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day, tribute,
Poor Forgotten Thanksgiving
by Robert Trezise Jr.
Before the sunrise
Of Thanksgiving morning
In Michigan,

I test
Out loud
At the kitchen table
A few of my poems
To my golden retriever,

Who sits and listens
With his head cocked
Confused
At my...

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Giving Thanks
by Suzette Richards
Cartoons abound on the Internet:
Mugabe’s head served as the main dish 
in the fashion of a hog’s head on a silver platter,
replete with an apple...

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Categories: america, beauty, bible, caregiving, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day, voyage,
Premium MemberThanksgiving
by Edward Ebbs
Thanksgiving Recipe

a festival 
giving thanks
reaching out 
with gratitude 
for things received
for things given
worrying less
praising more
counting blessings
every morning
searching for peace
gazing upware
with charity
on your knees

Edward J Ebbs...

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Premium MemberOur Thanks on Thanksgiving Day
by John Gondolf
We offer our thanks on Thanksgiving Day
for blessings received throughout the year.
Families sit around the table to pray;
gathered together from far and near.

For our country...

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Inflatable
by ilene bauer
Its uses, I guess, are debatable
But oh, what a grin it produced!
A turkey, both fake and inflatable,
Was in a new store introduced.

I almost gave in...

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Premium MemberThanksgiving
by John lawless
Thanksgiving?

They smile
slowly moving – 
slow line shuffle 

Tattered garb,
top-scuffed shoes,
weathered hands

grasping plastic plates
awaiting hot portions
of Thanksgiving.


John G. Lawless
©11/6/2017
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