Francis Duggan

Francis Duggan Poems

161. A Fellow From Millstreet 5/30/2016
162. A Fellow From Millstreet Is All 8/9/2016
163. A Fellow From The Cork And Kerry Border 1/18/2008
164. A Fellow Who Was Raised Near Clara 7/24/2008
165. A Few Green Beers On This St Patrick's Day -new- 9/18/2016
166. A Few Hearty Laughs 8/23/2016
167. A Few Things In Common 5/24/2016
168. A Final Farewell 1/21/2016
169. A First Crush 7/31/2008
170. A Flock Of Starlings 6/12/2008
171. A Fly Stuck In A Spider's Web 5/24/2008
172. A Form Of Admiration 9/11/2009
173. A Form Of Control 7/27/2008
174. A Former Rose 8/26/2016
175. A Former Rose Of Port Fairy 7/23/2008
176. A Forsaken Woman 3/28/2008
177. A Fountain Of Knowledge 1/21/2016
178. A Frail Octogenarian 7/29/2009
179. A Friend Of Mine 6/3/2008
180. A Friendly Stranger 3/30/2008
181. A Fringe Dweller 7/25/2008
182. A Fringe Dwelling Man -new- 9/19/2016
183. A Frog's Just A Frog 7/19/2008
184. A Gentle Man 6/19/2016
185. A Gift To All Women 5/31/2008
186. A Glimpse Into Nature's Soul 5/30/2008
187. A God Within In Every Child 3/28/2010
188. A Godless Infidel 2/19/2016
189. A Gold Coast Christmas Day 6/19/2016
190. A Goldfinch Is Singing 6/7/2008
191. A Good Citizen 5/25/2008
192. A Good Friend To Me 3/22/2008
193. A Good Man Is Hard To Find 4/9/2008
194. A Good Man Though 2/6/2016
195. A Good Person 12/28/2007
196. A Good Person To Know 1/23/2016
197. A Good Person To Know Of 3/11/2016
198. A Good Rhyming Poem 3/27/2016
199. A Good Sort Of A Bloke 5/21/2016
200. A Good Sport 5/18/2008
Best Poem of Francis Duggan

Racism Is Around Me Everywhere

Of human ignorance I am almost in despair
For racism is around me everywhere
But like they say sheer ignorance is bliss
Just like Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss.

Some people carry their honour in a flag
And of their Nationality they brag
They feel superior and they differentiate
And against those who are different they discriminate.

So many people still judged by their race
For such there never ought to be a place
'A fair go' those untruthful words I do recall
There is no such a thing as a 'fair go for all'.

Though we live in a so called ...

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Rocky peaks of Makarora in the summer wear their snow
And down the lush green grassy valley the clear mountain river flow
Songbirds piping in the beechwoods songthrush, bellbird and
This a place of peace and beauty Makarora has a soul.

These great mountains look no different than to when the first man came
They have a wild rugged beauty for want of a better name
To the coming generations these high peaks will look the same

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