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In the Autumn of my Life

Oh! Yeasterday

Oh! Yeasterday


"Nothing is Forever!"

Today's Evil


In the Eye of the Tiger

A Conversation between My Cat and Dog

If, I Had It All To Do Over!

Twilight Honor

A Portrait of my Life

Fifty Years of Tears

Eternal Rest

Do You Remember When?

Mirrow Reflctions

Who Knew?

"Jack Who?"

Ain't That a Shame?

Hopefully, They will Say...

Does It Matter?

Love Found

Who Knew?

My Little Dog named-Art

Yesterday's Autumn

A Bowl of Cheers?

I Say!

My Quest

Near Miss

Dreams of Yesterday

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Where's Yesterday?

Bicycles, baseball,
Fishing poles and
swimming holes.

Paper dolls, jumping rope,
giant curlers, pom-pons
and poodle skirts.

The days of wine and roses,
of quick step dance, teenage
glee and sweet song…
now forever gone.

We thought those days
would never end.
If only we could
capture time in
a bottle.

Time is no man’s friend,
it will rob from him …
time and time again.

We thought tomorrow would
never come, but come it has
and  now it’s forever gone.

What is left?…
Tears of  joy, tears of  memory
and the bitter tears of regret.

The aging face in the mirror knows…
the wine so sweet…all gone and the roses
have long wilted in time forlorn.

Life as we then knew it…
is now but a fading dream.

Jackie R. Kays

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