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  1. Half-Staff

    • By Jennifer R. Owens
    • Published: September 2019
    The Recent Shootings And Our Flag At Half-staff

    Today our flag is flying low
    as teardrops stain its cloth,
    mourning yet another day
    so many lives were lost.

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  3. Mother's Day 2020

    • By Cindy J. Nowak
    • Published: May 10, 2020
    Teacher Thanking Mothers For Homeschooling During Pandemic

    You are so appreciated every day.
    Things have changed in so many ways.
    This will be a year we never forget,
    So blessed and glad that we met.

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  4. Coronavirus - At War

    Our political views mean nothing,
    There are no sides to take.
    Both young and old must be prepared
    To fight for all our sakes.

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  6. Human Beings

    Searching For Hope For Humanity

    Wars, wars near and far,
    Earthquakes, tornados, hurricanes.
    All these natural disasters
    So close to home,

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  7. Reflections Of A Third World Child

    • By Nnamdi Osu
    • Published: March 2008
    Child Living In Africa

    It's so hard living in a third world country

    That even if I somehow happened to win a lottery,
    ...

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  8. Portrait Of A Politician

    A canker
    Who cankers the very wood
    Wherein he stays.
    ...

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  10. How Do I Make Amends?

    Black And White Issues

    How do I cope with the shame that I feel
    And then look you straight in the eye?
    And how do I claim to stand for what's right,
    Then accept disregard for your lives?

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  11. 9/11/2001

    Looking Back On 9/11

    When foreign people search the world
    to find a place to live,
    so many choose America.
    We have so much to give.

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    This is good. Keep writing more beautiful poems.

  12. Coronavirus

    The Deadly Virus Of 2020

    Coughs, colds, viruses and flu,
    Bugs everywhere for me and you.
    To catch us out in wind and rain,
    Illness is here once again.

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  13. First Lady Michelle

    • By Ashley Marquita Nelson
    • Published: December 2008

    She is a mother
    She is a scholar
    She has the style that made Barack want to holla'
    She is the full package...

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