AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Anthony Dalton, iKathy L Wheeler / Kae Elle Wheeler, iValerie publisher@nightengalepress.com, iBrad Bathgate, iJill Eisnaugle, iGary Caplan, iJoan Hovey, i

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

Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Sponsor Me!
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· 7,838 Titles
· 41,513 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.


Books by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Keighley, Jodie's Special Friend
by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado

Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
•  Aurora: A Haiku.
•  Glad I'm Home ...
•  why should i pray?? (thanks, michael newdow, for destroying my faith!)
•  london terrorist attack..haiku
•  where is the REAL country music??
           >> View all 409

A young lady has come, Keighley is her name,
And since she's come, life for Jodie isn't the same.

A neighborhood teen, she comes every day
To see Jodie and to spend some time in play.

She reads to her, holds her in her arms,
And right away, Jodie turns on the charm.

She doesn't care that Jodie is disabled; oh, no...
She is there to support her and love her so.

She is gentle when she feeds her her meals,
And she always grins when Jodie's laughter peals.

She doesn't mind it when Jodie has an accident;
Each gesture she does for her brings confidance.

For she wants to work with the ill or handicapped;
And it is because of this that her future is mapped.

She loves kids like Jodie, Johnny, and Ronee';
She could be around them each and every day.

When Jodie becomes ill, Keighley is always there;
She wants to let her know that she really cares.

She would make a fine nurse; this is easy to see,
For she has given these kids a touch of dignity.

Yes, Keighley is an angel, and is much more,
She may be a teenager, but she is not a BORE!!





If more teenagers today had compassion in their heart like Keighley.....

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


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


Reviewed by Marilyn Seray 9/20/2002
Teenagers have been given a bad rap (understandably so) but there are those exceptions who do posess genuine compassion for others and will always lend a hand. A lovely tirbute to Keighley

Paternity and American Law by Rosemarie Skaine

Family form is changing and the law is struggling to keep pace...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

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.