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"Dealing with 'Old Timer's" copyright 2010 John J. Rigo, preview poem from "Passion Amidst Apathy"

So, let me see if I understand this,
“When our memory goes, who we are, then goes?
There is something deeply heart-breaking about that.
 
How do we measure our progress as humans, 99 more words
Upcoming Book "Passion Amidst Apathy"

"Tears of Recall" copyright 2005 John J. Rigo "Rainbows Amidst Storms"

Sometimes a tear comes to my eye.
At first I know not why.
Then it comes
the links of the past.
 
Moments of tenderness
of love… 125 more words
A McKinney Poet

"If I Were God" (Easter Poem #2) copyright 2005 John J. Rigo "Roses Amidst Thorns"

If I were God
would I have done things any differently?
 
In the mist of my creation
would I have made beings
who would worship me… 105 more words
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"I Will Never Be Far Away" copyright 2005 John J. Rigo "Roses Amidst Thorns"

 
 
I will never be far away
no matter where you are.
My heart will always be with you.
 
Never will you have to seek
to find me… 82 more words
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"My Gift" copyright 2005 John J. Rigo "Roses Amidst Thorns"

 
 
 
 
My gift to you is neither gold or silver.
Diamonds can never hold the light of this gift.
Pearls will will never glow beyond the of this gift. 77 more words
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"Remembering You" copyright 2008 John J. Rigo upcoming Book III, "Passion Amidst Apathy"

I am glad I am here,
to remember you.
In recalling our time together
there were many joys.
 
There were also times of sorrow
we shared in those times. 33 more words
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"The Dark Angel Amidst Us" copyright 2008 John J. Rigo upcoming book, "Passion Amidst Apathy"

 
 
Amidst us stands the Dark Angel
joyful at each victory gained against us.
 
A free will to choose Good or Evil
a gift from our Loving God… 123 more words
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