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Karen O'Leary
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Your Whispers’ Editor—Gratitude and Best Wishes—By Karen O’Leary
Dear Whispers’ Friends, It has been a special gift sharing our words, friendships
and accomplishments.   Today, in an effort to share some thoughts, my final poem ended up in the
stratosphere…all the Whispers’ blessings and joy that you shared with it, my f...
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Your Whispers' Editor Gratitude and Best Wishes--By Karen O'Leary
Dear Whispers ’ Friends, It has been a special gift sharing our words, friendships
and accomplishments.   I hope you remember
your first time published by an editor and help others to realize that dream.   That’s what I hoped to accomplish with Whispers.   ...
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Tribute to My Colleagues—Inge Wesdijk—The Netherlands and Jack Horne—England
What to joy to share Whispers with my talented colleagues.  Jack
and Inge enhanced our online journal’s experience and allowed us more time to share
the gift of writing with others. Both, experienced writers, provided a
diversity and crossed borders to expa...
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Celebrating Our Blessings--By Karen O'Leary--United States
Dear Whispers’ Family, It has been a joy to share Whispers with you.   Despite it
is the season for our online journal to close tomorrow, new opportunities await
our talented contributors.   Thinking of
the last 5 ½ of sharing the gift of poetry, has me smi...
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Angelee Deodhar (In Memory—June 2018)--India
Double
Helix (Originally
published, Poet of the Month honor at Whispers, December 2015) By Angelee Deodhar Now
a housewife, once a surgeon a template for the DNA chain like the double helix of her being she’s reduced to wearing latex gloves only while house...
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Frozen In Time--By Michael Todd--United States
Frozen In Time (for Donna) Nostalgic thoughts and
remembrances, frozen in time... A large get together,
neighborhood gathers for croquet, Or, for one or two, find that
special tree to climb. Cares of the world, a world
away, was a time to play. Late of the ...
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Special Feature Collaborative Poem—By ayaz daryl nielsen and Peggy Dugan French—United States
among the roses By ayaz daryl nielsen and Peggy Dugan French the ecstasy of butterflies as they dance between the flowers warm summer sun across their wings so gracefully they waltz among the roses aflutter with the grace of the infinite touching our souls ...
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Shaded-Tree Memories--By Maurice J. Reynolds--United States
Shaded-Tree
Memories On hot summer days you provided shade and a whole lot more. Memories of relaxing in a
lawn chair, clear blue skies, gladly enjoying lots of fresh
air. Mama bird finishing the nest, papa bird searching the soil
for food, baby birds sorti...
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Thank You for Being My Son--By James Keane--United States
Thank You for Being
My Son (Excerpt)                            Barely a child, you had nothing to say about it all those years ago. It was never your decision to make. But where there was no family, you made one. Thank you for being my son. The first word ...
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The Skylark--By Connie Marcum Wong--United States
The Skylark – Alouette Watch the birds in
flight As they soar from sight Over verdant canopies, With their nests below Tiny feathers grow On their fledglings in the trees. Hungry mouths to feed With the gathered seed Found upon the dewy sod Which the skylar...
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