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Read Poems by Patti Pedrus

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Lost Culture

The island
	Once naive 
now tainted 
by the winds of change
	Once native
now giving birth 
to a race of diverse cultures
	Once a peaceful place
now disturbed
by a rapid modern world
The island
	Once their home
our home
my home
has become an uncertain place in the heart

Copyright © Patti Pedrus | Year Posted 2011

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  1. Date: 2/15/2016 2:38:00 PM

    Patti, Enjoyed the way you expressed every line. Please keep writing and sharing your poetry. LOVE LINDA
  1. Date: 11/20/2015 2:32:00 AM

    Patti, Excellent poem. Thank you for sharing. **SKAT**
  1. Date: 9/18/2013 10:03:00 AM

    Profound write this! It is never easy when the place we call home becomes destroyed right in front of our eyes - you've brought it out well. Well penned Patti!
  1. Date: 8/10/2013 5:09:00 PM

    Lost... and found. Write on. Tell us more!
  1. Date: 3/17/2011 11:50:00 AM

    Thank You, Patti, what a wonderful poem.
  1. Date: 3/15/2011 4:08:00 PM

    very well put about your home. welcome to poetry soup.
  1. Date: 3/14/2011 7:10:00 AM

    Very true and insightful work
  1. Date: 3/14/2011 4:18:00 AM

    I would like to welcome you to PoetrySoup Patti. Please keep writing and sharing your poetry. Enter and enjoy some of the contests and I wish you the best in them. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 3/13/2011 3:08:00 PM

    welcome to poetry soup,very nice creative work
  1. Date: 3/13/2011 5:52:00 AM

    Creative and thoughtful write on Lost Culture, Patti