Joseph Anderson

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I am a semi-literate farm boy from the hills of KY.
Have been writing poetry since World War 2.and prefer
the rhyming verse form.I do a lot of thinking. Please join me and rate my thinking. Perhaps I protest to
much.
Popular Poems
1.
A Candid View On Aging
I sat before my desk last eve
To assess my current plight;
The things I see, you might agree,
Indicate a major blight.
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2.
Seasons Of Life
How like the seasons is our life,
We face the sunshine, storms and strife;
As seasons come, so they must go,
We are enjoined within that flow.
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3.
A Humble Man
Can you find a humble man,
Glad to be on God's green earth?
One who holds no greedy plan,
Knowing wealth has no true worth.
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4.
A Dogs Life
In an attempt to lighten up my poem site I offer
this doggeral style ditty about my neighbor's dog-

I used to range those farming fields,
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5.
Poetry For The Common Man
O muse of mine please work with me,
Teach me to write simplisticly
And I shall seek no grander plan;
Just poetry for the common man.
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Comments

Prabir Gayen 26 July 2020
Very talented poet......God bless You...////
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Joyce Richards 22 July 2019
Reread several poems this morning and have started my day feeling uplifted. Wonderful work! ! ! !
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nice poems. you are great in showing feels.that shows a good improvement. i invite you to read my poems at my poets page. that is a friendly invitation
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Patricia Grantham 12 July 2013
I have had the much privileged opportunity to read many of Josephs poetry. His poems instills a sense of self worth and is very uplifting and heartfelt. His use of words are so very well put together and leaves very little to the imagination. Some can be funny and others can be very emotional. A true poet in all aspects. Many thanks to you from the depths of my heart. Love and peace!
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Nurain Ali-balogun 17 September 2012
Joseph Anderson is one of the unique poets whose poems I've been priviledged to run into. He seems to always have the perfect concept, perfect lines, perfect words and the perfect rhymes to cap it all.
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Valsa George 25 August 2012
Amazingly sharp of mind and agility of spirits, this veteran poet of eighty seven is indeed a treasure to English poetry. His poems, delivered in rhyming and lucid poetic diction comprising a plethora of experiences is a pleasure to read! I wish him many more years of creative career ahead! ! !
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Sylva Portoian 01 June 2012
You... our dear Joseph You are never Semi-Literate All the famous poets in the east and west They did not write and read but they Poeted the best poets on earth... Poetry doesn't need language It needs passionate deepest sense... And you have it all All are shinning there Will never vanish You will remain Immortal Like any dear poet Who were poeting before Jesus Christ...! Sylva-MD-Poetry
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Walterrean Salley 07 May 2012
Eighty-seven-year-old Joseph Anderson is an American treasure. This apt poet shares from a unique perspective. He writes passionately with the depths of wisdom, garnered over many years. Joseph’s poems warm the heart. His themes—some nostalgic and others contemporary—relate to everyday life. And his profound messages are very easy to grasp. It’s hard to stop at reading just one of Joseph’s poems, or to choose a favorite among them; they all are just that good. This 87-year-old World War II veteran has inspired many. And he has a lot yet to give. His days of inspiration are not over. And I wish him the best.
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