Francis Duggan


Francis Duggan Poems

17841. At The End Of The Rainbow 5/3/2008
17842. What Does A Bunyip Look Like 1/5/2008
17843. Forgotten People 1/6/2008
17844. The Wonders Of Nature 6/17/2008
17845. In The Vastness Of Nature 6/4/2008
17846. The Youth To The Future 5/13/2008
17847. A Bright And Sunny Morning 6/9/2008
17848. Arrogant People 12/19/2007
17849. Pam Ayres 2/21/2008
17850. The Political Power Game 4/17/2008
17851. Good Karma Will Reward You 2/24/2008
17852. St Patrick's Day 1/17/2008
17853. If You Have Your Own Heroes 5/13/2008
17854. My Heroes Or Heroines Do Good Deeds Every Day 6/19/2008
17855. The Death Penalty Is Murder 2/11/2010
17856. Man's Inhumanity 7/13/2008
17857. The Old Murray River 5/4/2016
17858. Shy People 5/13/2008
17859. One Lie Leads To Another Lie A Wise One Once Did Say 4/9/2008
17860. Ageism 4/2/2008
17861. A Childless Man 2/1/2008
17862. On Longfellow's Village Blacksmith 7/21/2008
17863. 'Tis In The Power Of Money 5/1/2009
17864. The Polar Ice Caps Melting 3/30/2009
17865. Big Brother He Is Listening 5/27/2008
17866. One Hundred Years From Now 1/16/2008
17867. Another Football Season 3/26/2009
17868. Suppose Bullies Will Always Be Bullies 10/17/2008
17869. A First Crush 7/31/2008
17870. On Mateship 7/31/2008
17871. One God For All Religions 3/28/2010
17872. For To Reclaim The Night 1/19/2008
17873. The Koala 1/1/2008
17874. I Went In Search Of Rednecks 1/14/2008
17875. The Mother 2/22/2008
17876. A Beautiful Day In October 6/4/2008
17877. The Southern Winter Solstice 1/5/2017
17878. I Love The Countryside 8/27/2019
17879. Distinctive From Other Birds 8/29/2019
17880. Mother Earth Or Mother Nature 9/5/2019

Comments about Francis Duggan

  • 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 excellence..love 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 Timid And The Brave

I know a woman she is scared of spiders
But in deep and dangerous waters she will swim
And I know a non swimmer he's scared of water
And spiders never seem to worry him.

I know a sturdy tree felling tree climber
And he will climb to top of tallest tree
But he will cringe in fear and keep safe distance
Whenever nest of bull ants he will see.

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