Francis Duggan

Francis Duggan Poems

13961. On Noel Browne's Mother And Child Bill 4/2/2017
13962. On My Life's Final Day 4/2/2017
13963. Where Finnow The White River 4/2/2017
13964. Never Too Old To Fall In Love 4/2/2017
13965. Of Seasons Long Gone 4/3/2017
13966. In Life Every Day For You 4/3/2017
13967. It Is People Who Kill People 4/3/2017
13968. I Have Not Been Back 4/3/2017
13969. This Should Not Be A Surprise 4/3/2017
13970. What Does Defoine Happiness 4/3/2017
13971. One Of The Town's Oldest People 4/3/2017
13972. We Learn As We Live Until The Day We Do Die 4/3/2017
13973. The Life's Journey For Me 4/3/2017
13974. Dennington Town 4/3/2017
13975. Dunkeld Of The Geriwerd 4/4/2017
13976. In Tubrid Today 4/4/2017
13977. Of More Friends Of The Earth 4/4/2017
13978. Enjoy Life 4/4/2017
13979. Every Tick Of The Clock 4/4/2017
13980. Joe The Shearer 4/4/2017
13981. It Saddens Me More Than A Bit 4/4/2017
13982. To Anyone Who Call Me A Dreamer 4/4/2017
13983. It Is Not Out Of My Sort 4/4/2017
13984. The Past 4/4/2017
13985. Local Sporting Heroes 4/5/2017
13986. The Likeable Fellow 4/5/2017
13987. Denis O' Mahony 4/5/2017
13988. Mr Negative 4/5/2017
13989. Some I Went To School With 4/5/2017
13990. Not An Endangered Breed 4/5/2017
13991. Not Endangered 4/5/2017
13992. Everyone Have Their Own Stories 4/5/2017
13993. Many People Are Worried 4/5/2017
13994. Old Millstreet Town Where I Attended School 4/5/2017
13995. I Have Been Writing Rhymes 4/5/2017
13996. In Tower Hill Cemetery 4/6/2017
13997. Tower Hill Cemetery 4/6/2017
13998. When Time Seems To Stand Still 4/6/2017
13999. As For Those Who Worry 4/6/2017
14000. The Sweet Sound Of Laughter 4/6/2017

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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The Loves Of Rosita

About her ex husband Rosita don't have any good things to say
The day that they parted forever for her was her happiest day
His first name she told me but I've forgotten it's something
that sounded like 'rig'
She's sorry now she ever met him and she still refers to him
as 'pig'

She bore him three sons now in their prime on looking back the years seemed to fly
The youngest in his mid to late twenties not that long ago

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