Francis Duggan

Francis Duggan Poems

17441. Sigerson Clifford Sung Of 6/26/2009
17442. Tomorrow Is Her Birthday 8/4/2009
17443. Our Sense Of Self Importance 7/23/2009
17444. Opinionated People 5/6/2009
17445. Near Where The River Meets The Sea 4/2/2009
17446. The Song Of The Lark 3/20/2009
17447. Of Human Greed In These Tough Times 3/27/2009
17448. I Remember The Time 3/4/2009
17449. One Thing We Should Know About Terrorism 1/28/2009
17450. The Once Great River 2/5/2009
17451. Wise People 2/5/2009
17452. Old Rupert The Border Collie 11/14/2008
17453. If You Think I Am A Loser 12/2/2008
17454. Miracles Of Nature 10/11/2008
17455. Don'T Tell Me About It I Already Know 9/25/2008
17456. No Respect Dude 9/13/2008
17457. Leave That To 8/21/2008
17458. The Call Of Nature 8/11/2008
17459. A World Without Bushes And Trees 8/10/2008
17460. As Dead As The Dodo 8/9/2008
17461. Such Beautiful Weather 8/8/2008
17462. Most Religious People 8/8/2008
17463. We Do Not Respect Her At All 8/4/2008
17464. On The Forums 8/6/2008
17465. Rhymers Will Always Be Rhymers 8/3/2008
17466. You Hear Nature's Voice 7/30/2008
17467. My Pleasant Flights Of Fancy 7/15/2008
17468. You May Feel The Whole World Is Against You 7/27/2008
17469. A Beautiful Evening 7/27/2008
17470. A Beautiful March Day 7/28/2008
17471. When The Last Human Being 7/21/2008
17472. Soul Foods 7/22/2008
17473. The Only Immortal 7/19/2008
17474. Self Conceit And Self Love 7/17/2008
17475. My Ways Are Not Your Ways 7/16/2008
17476. We All Are So Different 7/7/2008
17477. I Do Not Wish To Hear Your War Stories 7/5/2008
17478. You Feel The World's Against You 7/5/2008
17479. Wild Honey Bees 7/4/2008
17480. I Miss The Old Friends 7/5/2008

Comments about Francis Duggan

  • Dr John Celes (12/19/2015 6:12:00 AM)

    Francis Duggan is simply a marvelous Poet in both number and quality and continues to keep his famous poems flowing out of his sheer genius mind and heart, God bless him and his hard work of poesy in the months to gain a better recognition. I wish him all the very best.Merry Christmas wishes and advance happy New Year as well.

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  • Louis Rams Louis Rams (11/8/2014 10:28:00 AM)

    if there ever is a person who can inspire you to write turn to this man his poetry is a delight.
    he can write about any topic and put it with such clarity
    for all the world to see.
    my respect and admiration goes out to him.

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  • Amir Mohammad Islami Chalandar (6/6/2014 7:08:00 AM)

    excellent poems. you are great in explaining your feels. i invite you to read my poem

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  • Rahman Mostafiz Rahman Mostafiz (2/28/2014 4:31:00 AM)

    Respected Francis Duggan.... You are really great...|||||||||||||||||||

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  • 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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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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