Poetry & Prose Documents
Across the years I have authored various documents on my life experiences. The documents are thoughts and reflections about issues esteemed by me. Some take the form of poetry and others prose, both of which are in the list below.
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A Bridge to the Future -- An introduction to Pope Leo XIII
A Snipe's Lament -- This 20th century narrative poem is rooted in the 19th century history of The Men Who Sail Below.
Alpha Strike Launch -- Make a ready deck on the Ageless Warrior in the 1967 South China Sea Gulf of Tonkin.
Brillance on Barnegat Bay -- A visit at my sister's house on the Jersey Shore led to an inspired pre-dawn walk along the beach.
Campground Fishing -- Family and friends at a summertime campground.
Eternal Father, Strong to Save -- This 19th century hymn was adopted as the US Navy Hymn and later by each armed service.
Life, Health and Spirit -- There are times in life when character is tested by unavoidable change.
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Master & Commander -- John Barry was a hero of the American War for Independence and friend to George Washington.
Mystery of Love -- I offer here a classical definition and reflection in poetry and prose on amorous and agape love.
Ode to Crown Royal -- Many hours of research with my older brother Tony led to this poem.
On the Road to Damascus -- The conversion of Saint Paul in a brief narrative with original poetry.
On the Road to Emmaus -- On the first Easter, the risen Christ appeared to travelers discussing recent events in Jerusalem.
River of Life -- My journey home: a personal story of conversion.
The Lone Sailor -- Standing ready waiting to board his ship is the Lone Sailor.
Who Is She -- A serendipitous encounter led to a summer romance stirring feelings of love.
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Bert McNamee, Harleigh, PA. All rights reserved.