Join Free! | Login 

Happy 4th of July!
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | eBooks | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors: Vaughn Aiken, iJanice Scott, iDan Ronco, iJudith Mays, iJames Boyle, iRon Mullinax, iBrainard Braimah, i
  Home > Inspirational > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Jill Eisnaugle

  + Follow Me   

· 649 titles
· 5,916 Reviews
· Share with Friends!
· Save to My Library
Member Since: May, 2003

   My Blog
   Success Story
   Contact Author
   Read Reviews

Subscribe to the Jill Eisnaugle Newsletter. Enter your name and email below and click "sign me up!"

· Simon the Snowman

· Beside Still Waters

· Under Amber Skies

· Coastal Whispers

Short Stories
· Finding Ricky's Voice

· Worries Are Like Small Potatoes

· Five Generations of Women, Five Generations of Strength

· The Adventures of Gillyboat and Flea

· A Mug of Dreams

· The Man in Gray

· Parsley Rabbit Learned a Life Lesson

· All I Want for Christmas....

· The Grand Prize

· The Magic Bunny

· Love Letters for Valentine's Day

· Daddy’s Spirit Keeps Fallen Fathers in Children’s Hearts, Year-Round

· Broadcasting Relationship “Status” (on a shirt)? Is It Funny or Desperate?

· Resurrecting Love at Easter: Is It a Good Idea?

· The X’s & O’s of Love & Romance

· Relationship Obituaries: A New Way to Move Forward?

· Marriage Proposals by Women: Tips and Is Trend Really for Leap Year Only?

· The “After-Valentine” Valentine’s Day

· Valentine’s Day Gifts: Are Secrets and Surprises Taboo?

· Re-gifting (for the Right Reasons)

· Life As I Now Know It

· For Susan Bachman – Missing from Pennsylvania

· Soft Light of Solitude

· Budding Relationships

· The Heartfelt Gift

· Her Courage

· Bravest of the Brave

· Our Hearts Are Hurting for Boston

· A Soul of Kindness

· One Day at a Time

         More poetry...
· Poem Requested by WBZ-Boston

· Jill Eisnaugle Scores Third Place in Writer's Weekly Contest

· Jill Eisnaugle Wins Two Hallmark Book Contests

· Featured Author on Five More Minutes With

· Card contest win meaningful for daughter, Jill Eisnaugle, on Father's Day

· Jill Eisnaugle's Hallmark Card to be Sold in Stores

· Jill Featured in Galveston County Daily News for Hallmark News

Jill Eisnaugle, click here to update your web pages on AuthorsDen.

Books by Jill Eisnaugle
  Racing to Win
by Jill Eisnaugle
Sunday, January 03, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.

Share   Print   Save

Recent poems by Jill Eisnaugle
•  Life As I Now Know It
•  For Susan Bachman – Missing from Pennsylvania
•  Budding Relationships
•  Soft Light of Solitude
•  The Heartfelt Gift
           >> View all 606

Happy New Year!

Houston area radio host, Kevin Kline, recently ran 481 miles across the state of Texas to raise money and support Texas Children's Hospital and childhood cancer. His inspiration was a young girl named Chelsey who called him "her radio nerd." Chelsey passed away, but her legacy lives on through Kline's foundation and efforts. You may visit his foundation in the link below the poem. I wrote this poem to honor his giving spirit.


Love is a beautiful, flowering vine
A gift for which every heart strives
Friendship, a sign of His glory divine
Enriching and touching our lives
The love of a friend never fades away
It spans this era and beyond
Even if departed, sweet memories shall stay
Maintaining friendship’s lasting bond
Some friendships are simply more special, indeed
Their roots implant deep in the soul
Their views change our lives, by conviction or creed
Their light guides us toward every goal
True blessings are they, angels sent forth to earth
To extend His sure wisdom and trust
Through their eyes, we see a world of strength and worth
Where faith and empathy are just

A just world of love and of friendship’s embrace
Resides in your spirit of giving
God’s angel children are your reasons to race
Their memories, your purpose for living
You have found that friendship, most special of all
Love’s eternal gift lies within
Chelsey’s legacy shall e’ermore stand tall
As long as you’re racing to win

© 2010 – Jill Eisnaugle’s Poetry Collection



The Snowdrop Foundation

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

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

Reviewed by Michelle Mead
Wow, Jill, this is so beautiful and heartfelt, I really felt this one, especially about my brother who passed from a heart attack nearly a year ago. This is amazing work.
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
So many have passed, but soon, through racers like Kline, over cancer, we'll win.

Reviewed by Joyce Bowling
What a touching and powerful write my friend, you've wrote an honorable and beatiful tribute...well done!
Blessings from Ky.
Joyce B.
Reviewed by Georg Mateos
A excellent poem of tribute, may the rest of the world follow the example, because every child deserve a chance!


Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan
this is beautiful as is the inspiring story
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen
Beautiful Cindy, your words are always an inspiration
In Christs love
Reviewed by Darryn Murphy
Beautifully written, I love it
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
A poem that holds so much truth and beauty
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Beautifully done, Jill. God bless.
Reviewed by TONY NERONE
Beautiful writing with a high volume of inspiration. Lovely work, Jill.

Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Great cause, but adults need help too, not just the kids! There are plenty of struggling/sick adults who could use a helping hand!

NOT meanting to sound cynical, but that's just my opinion. Still, a good write, Jill; well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Burleson, Karen Lynn.
Popular Poetry (Inspirational)
  1.  Imagine
  2.  Your Love Remains
  3.  Find Your Best
  4.  Tall Rose
  5.  How Long...?
  6.  Please Don't Worry So Much, H.P.
  7.  A CROWN
  8.  a season of singing...
  9.  Peace
  10.  Anthony Newley


I set My rainbow in the cloud, and it shall be for the sign of the covenant between Me and the earth... Genesis 9:13..  
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.