Colin Coplin

Rookie - 49 Points (Australia)

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Our time is but a moment. What we do with that moment is what makes us real. I enjoy writing about the events and people that come into our lives, who touch us and impact us in some way, for better or for worse. We are all blessed with the gift of life, make yours worthwhile.

My work is a reflection of life, love and social issues that form my moment in time. A simple snapshot ... more »

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  • ''The Future belongs to those who build it...''
    Colin Coplin
  • In the end good always wins, it just takes time... and sometimes it's a long time. Everyones viewpoint of what is good is different ... that's what cause the confusion and why it sometimes takes a lo...
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Best Poem of Colin Coplin

My Grandfather's Hands

My grandfather’s hands tell a story
That few today could understand
Each knot a memory, each cut a step forward
That made me what I am

My grandfather’s hands worked the fields
That grew the food that fed the common man
Each day beneath the sun a lash, ten drops of sweat a dollar
That made me what I am

My grandfathers hands, my grandfathers hands
They turned the wheels that made me what I am

My grandfather’s hands I remember them
They were strong, they were gentle
They held me up and placed me on a mantle
On his shoulders I could see the ...

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