Francis Duggan

Francis Duggan Poems

761. About People 3/27/2016
762. About You As A Person 7/15/2016
763. About You There Is Nothing Unusual 5/30/2009
764. Above The Mudflats Of Mcloughlins Beach 6/4/2016
765. Above The Old Rushy Fields 2/15/2016
766. Above The Rushy Fields 8/5/2016
767. Above The Wide Brown Country 3/17/2008
768. Abraham Lincoln 1/21/2008
769. Abu Ghraib 3/16/2008
770. Abuse Of Human Rights 6/26/2008
771. Accept Me As I Am 2/5/2008
772. According To D C 3/21/2016
773. According To Darwin 2/5/2009
774. Across The Bare Brown Hill 5/19/2008
775. Across The Wide Brown Countryside 5/22/2008
776. Act Of An Unthinker 1/13/2008
777. Action Does Speak Louder Than Words 2/24/2009
778. Adam 1/25/2008
779. Adam Lindsay Gordon 1/10/2008
780. Addicted 5/18/2008
781. Addicted To Penning 5/23/2016
782. Addicted To Penning Of Rhyme 1/4/2010
783. Addicted To Rhyme 7/10/2008
784. Addicted To Rhyming 12/16/2016
785. Addicted To Running 7/6/2008
786. Addictive Writers 12/25/2016
787. Admire Rakti 11/16/2016
788. Advice Not Taken 2/27/2008
789. Afternoon Session 2/10/2008
790. Agapanthus 1/2/2008
791. Age Can Be A Relative Thing 1/29/2016
792. Age Can Be Relative 2/29/2016
793. Age Does Creep Up On Us 3/23/2016
794. Age Does Not Always Bring Wisdom 6/7/2008
795. Age Does Not Bring Wisdom 3/10/2016
796. Ageing Bella 4/24/2008
797. Ageing Colin 11/12/2008
798. Ageing In The Queensland Tropics 2/10/2016
799. Ageing Though Not Gracefully 5/22/2009
800. Ageism 4/2/2008
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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Old Stan

He's over forty years beyond his prime day
With silvery hair and gray hairs on his chest
And whilst most his age are sitting and relaxing
And giving their old weary bones a rest

He runs along the sea shore in his swim wear
The wrinkled old bloke with the deep suntan
But for his age he's fit and energetic
And there is still a lot of life in Stan.

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