Treasure Island

Patricia Grantham

(May 27,1952 / Moncks Corner, South Carolina)

A Member To Remember


May never get to see your face
Will love you ever just in case
Visits to PH as a big family
A Poet member we will always be

May never get to hear your voice
Responses or requests is our choice
Fitted together like a hand in a glove
Tightly woven in a band of love

We'll always strive to do our best
Be ourselves and not like the rest
Displaying of poetry for all to see
A Poet member we will always be

Submitted: Friday, June 14, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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  • Amitava Sur (7/9/2014 9:16:00 PM)

    Again I read and again I feel that though we'll write and read,
    We feel us so near to each other but perhaps never we 'll meet. (Report) Reply

  • Ken E Hall (6/20/2014 4:29:00 AM)

    Your a member to remember and just writing the chains of loving in the member family of poetry makes one feel good...I think I'll go and pour myself a port and drink to it! (Report) Reply

  • Amitava Sur (10/3/2013 1:26:00 PM)

    A lovely write up my dear, though we are in a virtual world but there is a heart to heart bondage...................... kudos to PH Family (P - for PURE & H - for HOLY) (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath (9/2/2013 6:52:00 AM)

    Patricia, I have read this poem already.You know I praise your every write.Thanks for your support. (Report) Reply

  • Aswath Raman (8/14/2013 9:01:00 AM)

    A wonderful write ma'am. We have a big family which loves despite of our differences and flaws! I really loved reading it! (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (8/12/2013 8:32:00 PM)

    You know, PH family and friends are the warmest community online i ever found, we share minds, thought and even feelings....and the way we communicate just different! by poetry...i understand all words you intend to put here..hope someday i will be remembered by my friends here if i gone someday..Lol_SOul (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (8/4/2013 9:56:00 AM)

    only my death can separate me. i love this family/ i have posted on PH family/ great write here
    A HAPPY FRIENDSHIP DAY. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (8/4/2013 9:51:00 AM)

    only my death can separate me. i love this family/ i have posted on PH family/ great write here
    A HAPPY FRIENDSHIP DAY. (Report) Reply

  • Joseph Anderson (7/26/2013 1:47:00 PM)

    There is some very good poems on this site, yours included. As a member of this family, just
    call me great grandpa. A very enjoyable read and a great place to visit (Report) Reply

  • Thomas A Robinson (7/15/2013 12:00:00 PM)

    Yes we are a poet's family.
    But poets grow up like little children
    and leave their family one day.
    But they come and visit. (Report) Reply

  • Nader Baheri (7/13/2013 2:09:00 AM)

    this is so great and felicitous.i concede it for the ethereal perpetual friendship.wish the God bless you for this masterpiece.~nb (Report) Reply

  • Siyabonga a Nxumalo (6/23/2013 11:41:00 AM)

    Wooow! ...wonderful poem Patricia, indeed we are all just one big family, I really love this poem.
    Please mine titled Across these oceans...it has the same message.
    Siya_! ! (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (6/22/2013 6:00:00 AM)

    Let us have that family feeling! Let us prod on each other to move ahead and enrich each other with diverse thoughts expressed in arresting verse! Enjoyed this sweet write! (Report) Reply

  • Thomas A Robinson (6/19/2013 2:57:00 PM)

    There is something addictive about reading poetry from our varied poets. A necessary dosage per day
    is required to remain sane. (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (6/18/2013 1:03:00 PM)

    Wonderful Patricia, and very well said. I think most of us feel this way - we are all one big family. (Report) Reply

  • Farah Ilyas (6/17/2013 7:19:00 AM)

    May never get to hear your voice
    Responses or requests is our choice
    Fitted together like a hand in a glove
    Tightly woven in a band of love...great lines, .yeah good poetry are not appreciated in well way. (Report) Reply

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