Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Elizabeth Weeks-Rowe, iG M (Jerry) Roberts, iJ.S. Bradford, iJ.-F. Bouchard, iOralya Ueberroth, iZannah Hackett, iAnn Frailey, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Louisa A Dobbins

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 384 Titles
· 1,563 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Aug, 2006

Louisa A Dobbins, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Simple Herbal Remedies
by Pamela Ackerson

Return to the Olde Ways. The hustle and bustle of modern day life has brought many of us to a quick fix attitude.This book is for those of you who are fed up; have looked..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Featured Book
Tales From The Universe
by Peter Jessop

An anthology of short stories...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  unraveling
  2.  Fading into the unknown
  3.  Presence
  4.  Breathe A New Love In Me
  5.  digesting newness
  6.  Reincarnation
  7.  Great King Phallus
  8.  You're Not Alone
  9.  I Wish I Knew
  10.  Another Chance
  11.  See Me
  12.  When the Devil Bites an Angel...
  13.  Spring, Breathtakingly Beautiful Spring
  14.  Silver Hates Thor
  15.  Missed By No One
  16.  In Loving Memory
  17.  An Old Man Ponders
  18.  spring times 3
  19.  Drawbacks
  20.  So, What?

South Carolina Bound
by Louisa A Dobbins

Friday, May 16, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Louisa A Dobbins
•  Homeless Veterans
•  Greatness In You
•  Gifts For Us
•  Good Day!
•  I did not Know
           >> View all 364

Welcome home 218th South Carolina National Guard



Been around the world
and here and there a few times.
Accomplished all my missions,
 always alert and with a smile.

God has been so good to me
This time I take to say,
What a joy it is to know
what life is if you are not afraid of the war games you must play.

You have completed your assignment, even tho sometimes you don't want to go.  Then to leave a place you would not have known, if you had not followed the call of God.

Flying across the Pacific,Mediteranean, Asian Seas, across the Indian and Atlantic Ocean time after time, but I find nothing like home after a tour.  Thank God, I'm
South Carolina Bound!

Louisa A Dobbins
(c) 2008





Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 5/17/2008
There is no place quite like home, for home is security, safety, happiness, warmth, family, and so much more...home is our haven...just imagine what our homes would be like if we did not have our brave soldiers fighting for our freedom! It takes a special person to inlist and volunteer their life to protect ours! Well done my friend!
Blessings from Ky.
Joyce B.
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson 5/17/2008
well said..
Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz 5/16/2008
Howdy neighbor, I enjoyed your poem and after a trip or vacation, the one place we always long to return to is "home".
Reviewed by Barbara Smith 5/16/2008
There's "no" place like home Louisa...I enjoyed this!

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.