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I was born in  in Saskatchewan, Canada.  Al, my husband and I currently reside in Regina  Saskatchewan Canada. We have two wonderful sons. Grandchildren who light up my life.

This is one of the absolute best things in life.  Their smiles and chuckles warms the heart.


When I first joined the soup, poetry was my means of self expression. I had no former training but was amazed at all the forms of poetry that exist. Initially, I had doubts about my writing ability. However you all made me feel I had something to contribute. I am so thankful for that!


I am a Christian with hopes for a better peaceful world. I am very conservative, a bit of a perfectionist, I try to be funny but I think I fail horribly. I have a soft heart and I am open and honest. Thank you for reading my poetry and for your comments and inspiration.


God Bless, Phyl


New Year

Blog Posted:12/31/2017 12:15:00 PM

Wishing all a very Happy New Year. Best wishes for a wonderful 2018.  love phyl

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Date: 1/5/2018 7:00:00 AM
Ahh!! Thanks!! I hope that this is a great year for you and your family..SK
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Date: 1/1/2018 6:28:00 AM
Thanks,Phyllis may your grandkids continue to be a blessing to you in the coming year
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Date: 1/1/2018 3:47:00 AM
Back at ya, Phyllis!!
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Date: 12/31/2017 8:14:00 PM
Happy new year, Phyllis!
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Date: 12/31/2017 3:21:00 PM
- Happy New Year, Phyllis :) - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 12/31/2017 2:51:00 PM
Happy New Year, Phyllis, to you as well and may this coming one bring lots of blessings
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My Past Blog Posts

New Year
Date Posted: 12/31/2017 12:15:00 PM

My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
1/17/2018 All Aglow Rhymemorning,
12/31/2017 A New Year Light Poetrynew year,
12/14/2017 Christmas Season Free versechristmas,
12/8/2017 Words Light Poetrywords,
12/7/2017 Forgiveness Heals Light Poetryinspiration,
11/30/2017 You Are Light Poetryinspirational,
11/23/2017 We are One Light Poetryencouraging,
11/21/2017 Entwined Light Poetrydream,
10/30/2017 Breathe deeply Free verseemotions,happiness,
10/17/2017 Silent Forest Light Poetrylove,
10/13/2017 The Statue Personificationhistory,
10/5/2017 Be a Light Free verseinspiration,
9/17/2017 The Weeds in the Field Free verseinspirational,uplifting,
9/6/2017 Autumn Weeps Personificationautumn,
8/28/2017 Slumber Light Poetrysleep,
8/26/2017 Eclipse 17 Monokusun,
8/20/2017 Land of Nod Free versedream,sleep,
8/13/2017 Summer Drought Personificationnature,summer,
7/31/2017 Friends Free versefriendship,
7/12/2017 Painted Rhymeintrospection,life,
7/10/2017 haiku 68 Haikusummer,
6/28/2017 A Purpose Light Poetryfeelings,health,
6/27/2017 haiku 67 Haikusummer,
6/26/2017 haiku 66 Haikuspring,
6/25/2017 Shake Up Cinquainhealth,sick,
6/12/2017 The age of The Age Free verseage,old,
6/6/2017 Wait list Rhymehealth,
5/31/2017 Our Briella Free versebirth,
5/24/2017 Heavenly Tears Personificationrain,
5/22/2017 haiku 65 Haikumorning,
5/20/2017 Here for a Season Personificationspring,winter,
5/10/2017 Within the Heart Free versedeath,destiny,
4/27/2017 Coffee Cinquaindrink,
4/13/2017 Easter Free verseeaster,spiritual,
4/3/2017 haiku 64 Haikuspring,
4/1/2017 A Leap of Faith Free verseanxiety,faith,
3/30/2017 Spring Cleaning Free versespring,
3/16/2017 Togetherness Free verselove,romance,
3/8/2017 Time Personificationtime,
2/26/2017 Summer Storm Free versestorm,
2/23/2017 Tis Not Fair Personificationhumor,weather,
2/13/2017 Calm the Storm Free verseemotions,
2/4/2017 Vapor Sea Free verselost,nature,
2/1/2017 Flame Rhymefantasy,
1/31/2017 Sea of Dreams Rhymefantasy,heartbreak,soulma
1/15/2017 Soft Blanket Free versesnow,winter,
1/9/2017 Embrace Rhymelove,
1/8/2017 Heavenly Romance Free versefantasy,imagination,
12/20/2016 Christmas Cheer Light Poetrychristmas,
12/10/2016 Mist Light Poetrynature,
12/7/2016 Darkness to Light Free versedream,
12/4/2016 Winter Poem Free versewinter,
12/4/2016 Come and find me in my Solitude Free verseidentity,life,
11/24/2016 Unknown Waters Free versedeath,ocean,
11/11/2016 All my Today's Free verseromantic,
11/8/2016 Progression Free verseanalogy,death,
11/6/2016 Seasonal Closure Personificationautumn,snow,
10/28/2016 Five--Our Aaron Free versebirthday,grandson,
10/28/2016 First Love Lyricfirst love,
10/22/2016 My Paradise Free verseheaven,home,
10/12/2016 The Glitch Free versefantasy,imagination,
9/23/2016 End of Time Rhymefantasy,lost love,
9/13/2016 Autumn Delight Personificationautumn,
9/8/2016 Autumn Acrosticautumn,
9/7/2016 haiku 63 Haikuseasons,
8/29/2016 As Autumn's Breeze Personificationautumn,humor,
8/24/2016 Open Skies Free versechange,character,
8/10/2016 Lulled to Quietness Personificationbeauty,nature,
8/2/2016 Dance Floor Free versehumorous,universe,
7/12/2016 Regeneration Monokurain,
7/11/2016 Pristine Shoreline Light Poetrybeach,
6/26/2016 Cheers Light Poetrybirthday,dad,
6/16/2016 Teasing Moon Personificationnight,
6/13/2016 Dream-state Free versedream,
6/9/2016 Jesus Cinquainjesus,
6/3/2016 Finding Answers Light Poetryfaith,
5/29/2016 Springtime Free versespring,
5/28/2016 Autumn Time Light Poetryautumn,seasons,
5/27/2016 Winter Dance 2 Personificationsnow,
5/19/2016 Through Time Free versefantasy,imagination,
5/15/2016 Morning Sun Personificationsummer,sun,
5/14/2016 Girls Night Out Rhymefashion,fun,
5/6/2016 Ft Mac Fire Free versefire,natural disasters,
5/5/2016 Mother Acrosticmothers day,
4/26/2016 Simple Things Free verseappreciation,life,
4/24/2016 Desire Light Poetrylove,
4/20/2016 Fading Embers Free versefantasy,lost love,
4/17/2016 Lulled by Waves Light Poetryocean,peace,
4/13/2016 Thru Time Free verselife,
4/5/2016 Move--over Winter Personificationseasons,spring,
3/26/2016 haiku 62 Haikunature,
3/21/2016 Lost Love Free verselost love,
3/4/2016 Life's Questions Free verseintrospection,
2/20/2016 Dark Days of Winter Free versewinter,
2/14/2016 haiku 61 Haikuwinter,
2/8/2016 Spring Breeze Personificationspring,
2/3/2016 Broken Dreams Lyric 
2/1/2016 haiku 60 Haikulove,
1/26/2016 Winter Dance Personificationdance,winter,
1/24/2016 Forbidden Free versefantasy,lost love,

My Photos

Fav Poems

The Dead Vintner's Diary Free versedeath,father,life,loss,on
The Daisy Rhymecaregiving,family,friends
Source of Light Quatrainfantasy,happiness,love,me
Lost Dramatic Versefaith,mom,me,lost,dark,da
Light It Up Free versefriendship,inspirational,
making it great in 2008 (part 11): when God sends an Angel Carpe Diemhope,life,god,angel,angel
Beacon of Light Coupletdedication,devotion,faith
The music of our love Free versedevotion,love
The Sowing Free versedevotion,
My Fairest Maiden I do not know?lovetime,
hope Light Poetryhope
THE LONELINESS OF A LOST CLOUD Rhymefriendship,happiness,imag
Thanksgiving Pudding Light Poetryholiday,thank youthanksgi
The Sharing of Our Heart Versedevotion,faith,family,fri
STOP! read this "My Christmas Poem" Narrativeholidaybirth,star,birth,s
my friend Light Poetrydevotion
Loving Coupletlovewords,giving,love,tim
Nothing To Fear Coupletintrospection,life,love,w
with death I do not know?love
How Many Times? Free versefriendshipfeelings,
KINDHEARTEDNESS Narrativeinspirational
Four Sisters Personificationnature,seasons,
love vs. love Monokulovelove,
soup girl Versedevotionwords,day,
Phyllis is Synonymous Rhymedevotion
winners and losers Quatrainallegory
a time to live Pastoralfaithtime,time,
The Final Say Free verseangst,faith,life,peace,pe
Frog Acrosticdevotion
Humanity Coupletlife,peoplechild,lost,chi
Thank you Lord Free verseinspirationalme,life,me,
Judge Not Quatrainfaith,son,spiritual,
a gift from cyber space Light Poetrylove,star,may,star,stars,
Two Halves of The Whole Rhymelovewords,love,me,sensual
What Vision Rhymesweet,
Faithfullness I do not know?lovelove,
Another Crossroad Free versedeathme,
Silent Night Free verseheart,
My Lady Personificationseasonsautumn,august,
And People Ask Why I Don't Take a Class Narrativecomputer-internetwords,te
Your Guardian Angel Free verseintrospection,me,me,
Being there Free verselove,birthday,
The Banquet Pastoralinspirational,
Dreams and Reality Free verseautumn,introspection,
Prairie Whispers Kyrielleromance,
Evolution Rhymefaith,science,god,god,sci
Song of Songs Rhymereligion,me,sweet,love,me
The Many Ways God Speaks To Us Rhymefaith,inspirational,natur
Angel's Moon Dust Diminished Hexaversechildhood,love,moon,
On Easter Morn Quatrainreligion,uplifting,easter
My Favorite Devonshire Free verseinspirational,on writing
My Loving Secret Verselove,
Divine Strength Rhymefaith,
Missing You, Mom Rhymeloss,mother,me,me,
From My Treasure Trove Free verseimagination,on writing an
Cheers and Whistles Free verseinspirational,nature,upli
You Rhymelove,
Without Hope's Gleam Terzanelleflower,hope,joy,paradise,
A Tale of Fire and Ice Rhymedream,fire,love,lust,
Reflections from a Toiling Sonneteer Quatrainon writing and words,writ
A Near Death Experience of A Sweetheart Rhymedeath,death,god,death,god
My Beloved Coupletlost,relationship,
In Strangler's Wood - tanka version Tankaautumn,mystery,rain,
- Show Me Your Face - Versecaregiving,love,me,
Cocaine Is Her Name Free verseaddiction,
Revelation in the Rain Coupletlost love,
Changing Sky Pantoumnature,sky,
Broken Dramatic Verseabsence,death,emo,emotion
Hands Free versebeautiful,beauty,birthday
Do you know why I believe in Jesus Dramatic Verseabsence
Myriads of Umbrellas Rhymehappy,hope,love,
His Blood Flowed Down Free versechristian,death,love,
Sunbonnet Iambic Pentameterage,body,bullying,care,ca
Silent Page Free verseconfusion,corruption,dark
When Our Poetry Muse Beckons Narrativeallegory,emotions,inspira
- REFLECTIONS ON THE TIME - Light Poetrylife,time,
When Love Becomes an Ocean -Revised Lyriclove,water,
You Echo, Silent Still Free verselost love,
- I Am Peaceful And Complete - Versebeauty,blessing,
- Just Be Grateful - Free versebeauty,blessing,dream,hea
There is a place Rhymebible,heaven,
Love One Another I do not know?death,depression,hate,hop
Crossroads Rhymefaith,life,
I Love You Jesus Christ Free versejesus,
My Dream Lover Free versedream,love,
You Know I Know Free versedeep,encouraging,hope,
SPEAK TO ME OF LOVE Quatrainlove,
A kiss Within The Stars Lyricabsence,sleep,stars,

Fav Poets