Pencil Stubs Online
Reader Recommends


 

Who Am I?

By John I. Blair

My lineage (all irrelevant):
English, German, Scots, Norwegian,
Norman, Saxon, Viking, Gael,
Northern European, Cro-magnon,
Seed from outer space?

My erstwhile-ruddy hair, my freckled skin,
Blue eyes, long skull, hawk nose,
Square chin? Mere surface.
Learned precepts, manners, dress,
The words I use? Coincidence of place.

But where I give my heart away,
What Id die for, live for,
That and only that is who I am;
And that, my friend, I choose myself
And pray my choice finds grace.

2003 John I. Blair  

Refer a friend to this Poem

Your Name -
Your Email -
Friend's Name - 
Friends Email - 

 

Reader Comments

Post YOUR Comments!
Name:
Email:
Comments:

Please enter the code in the image above into the box
below. It is Case-Sensitive. Blue is lowercase, Black
is uppercase, and red is numeric.
Code:

Horizontal Navigator

 

HOME

To report problems with this page, email Webmaster

Copyright 2002 AMEA Publications