norman hale

(2/18/1963 / ohio)

Thank You Lord


Thank You Lord
For each day
And for the wisdom
That comes my way

Thank You Lord
For my friends
May their friendship
Never come to an end

Thank You Lord
For the strength that comes along
And the knowledge
To know right from wrong

Thank You Lord
As each day's a new
May I start each day
As I pray to you

Thank You Lord
For the times of rest
Because I need You and them
If I must confess

Thank You Lord
For helping me hold on
For there have been times
When I wasn't so strong

Thank You Lord
For this knowledge to write
With each poem I pen
It makes my world more bright

Thank You Lord
For my sisters and brothers
There are always times
When we need each other

Thank You Lord
For lending me your ears
Listening to my troubles
And understanding my fears

Thank You Lord
For all the love going around
It is so much needed
And moves faster than sound

Thank You Lord
For guiding my hand
Just wanted you to know
That I am your fan

Thank You Lord
For everything you do
You are the greatest
So again, let me say
THANK YOU

WROTE 8/10/2007 BY NORMAN HALE jr.

Submitted: Friday, August 10, 2007
Edited: Sunday, March 27, 2011
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Thank You Lord by norman hale )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. a ReSoRt 2 rEtoRt and sum copy n paste, sEaN nOrTh
  2. In Lost Dreams, Lilly Emery
  3. The Present, Elizabeth Shield
  4. CRY OF THE GONE, Atimiwoaye Adetunji dayo
  5. I Wish, Poetry Love
  6. You Say, Leesaan Robertson
  7. Mr jekyll and Doctor hyde (advert for a .., lee fones
  8. Ghar sey chale toh the maikhane ko - Gha.., Talab ...
  9. Two Thumbs Up And No Head Bowed, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  10. I Am A Temple, Elma Burke

Poem of the Day

poet Pablo Neruda

I want you to know
one thing.

You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch
of the slow autumn at my window,
if I touch
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]