Francis Duggan

Francis Duggan Poems

13481. Though Time 8/11/2017
13482. Though 8/11/2017
13483. Though Time It Never 8/11/2017
13484. Time It Does Never 8/11/2017
13485. The Last White Butterflies 8/11/2017
13486. In Johnny Hickey's Grove 8/11/2017
13487. On Barnaby Joyce 8/11/2017
13488. Charlotte Mew 8/11/2017
13489. The More I Learn 8/11/2017
13490. Dangerous Men 8/12/2017
13491. On The Mother Of All Bombs 8/12/2017
13492. Some People I Have Known 8/12/2017
13493. You Will Never 8/12/2017
13494. Lady Luck Is Not With You 8/12/2017
13495. Young Jimmy The Randy 8/12/2017
13496. Some Things In Human Life 8/13/2017
13497. They Had Lived In Australia For Thousands Of Years 8/13/2017
13498. We Are The Irish 8/13/2017
13499. Eileen Collins 8/13/2017
13500. Happy Jim 8/13/2017
13501. You Take Yourself Far Too Seriously 8/13/2017
13502. When The Cold Northern Winds 8/14/2017
13503. Sometimes On My Flights Of Fancy I Can Hear A Cow 8/14/2017
13504. Many May Say 8/14/2017
13505. Three Decades Ago 8/14/2017
13506. Willy Wagtails 8/14/2017
13507. Some Men Are 8/14/2017
13508. Egotistical Bullies 8/15/2017
13509. Mrs Kadge's Son 8/15/2017
13510. Pride It Is Another Word 8/15/2017
13511. It Was My Love Of Travel 8/15/2017
13512. My Love Of Travel 8/15/2017
13513. The Gene Of Survival 8/15/2017
13514. It Seems Lady Luck 8/15/2017
13515. The Waterway 8/16/2017
13516. Everyday Rhymes Come To Me 8/16/2017
13517. Big Billy 8/16/2017
13518. The Rose Of Macroom 8/16/2017
13519. Reflective Mirrors 8/16/2017
13520. Familiar Birds To All Australians 8/16/2017

Comments about Francis Duggan

  • Wahab Abdul Wahab Abdul (11/11/2013 8:02:00 PM)

    wow, what a poet he is, written so many gems and with so sweet rhyming, he is indeed a master, a poet with per him and his poetry..

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  • Valsa George Valsa George (6/7/2013 4:20:00 AM)

    Exploring the teeming world created by Francis Duggan through his poems is an experience in itself! Like Shakespeare, he is myriad minded! What a wealth of poetry, he has amassed for his contemporaries and later shall be bequeathed to the posterity! ! So rhyming and musical, they are indeed a treat to any lover of verse!

    Simply been awed by this treasure trove! !

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  • Ruby Honeytip Ruby Honeytip (11/15/2012 7:59:00 PM)

    There are over 8000 peeks into the beautiful life and soul of Francis Duggan here. This, combined with all the combined works of Lyn Paul, Midnights Voice and Red O'Mara almost makes me happy about my insomnia: ^) I just love poetry and these are the Masters!

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  • Walterrean Salley (4/21/2012 3:44:00 PM)

    Francis Duggan, widely written, is an amazing poet. His writings are full of life, and wisdom, and inspiration, and I enjoy them immensely.

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  • Sidi Mahtrow (4/16/2012 9:56:00 PM)

    In Penshurst lives a poet
    Francis Duggan is his name
    he posts work on the internet
    as well as earning local fame
    his birth place was in Ireland
    now he calls Australia home
    every day writes rhyming verse
    in lyrical traditional form
    his themes range from bird and tree
    through to complex human nature
    soul sees both beauty and misery
    sympathises with living creature
    he wrote a wonderful anthology
    called ‘Songs of Sherbrooke’
    exploring many aspects of life
    examines closely cranny and nook
    if there’s something that you want
    to know about life down-under
    follow Frank’s heart, see through
    poet’s eyes world full of wonder

    by Lee Emmett, Australia

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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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Hate Is A Human Feeling

Hate is a human feeling that is way beyond me to explain
Only know it does destroy love in the brain
And has led many people to hate crimes of shame
For the worst acts of evil hatred is to blame
Of hate crimes too often we hear of and read
To murder and terrorism hatred can lead
It darkens the windows of the human mind
Those who have hatred in them cannot be loving, compassionate and kind
Hate as a feeling is a horrible thing

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