Walterrean Salley

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The Woodstove - Poem by Walterrean Salley

Once a staple in time
(Even in my day) ,
The woodstove was a means
By which God made a way.
A bridge between then and now,
It fed and kept us warm.
The woodstove was a way of life.
The woodstove was the norm.
And ranking ‘mongst the basics
Needed to survive,
The woodstove has served well
In keeping us alive.

(9/2016 revised)

Topic(s) of this poem: childhood

Comments about The Woodstove by Walterrean Salley

  • (12/24/2009 7:26:00 AM)

    Simple things do wonders to life. Good one. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Poem Edited: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

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