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Get On Board and Stay On Board
by Pearl Nsiah-Kumi

Get On Board and Stay On Board is a Collection of poems and short articles based on the Bible. The articles point to Jesus as the Mediator between God and man, and stres..  
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Attaining Perfection
by Delma Luben
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 Though the golden temples
of philosophy were again to
rise, offering us sanction--

and the absolute acme of
human attainment, we'd not
earn the key to heaven...

 even with the cooperation
of science and religion--
and the blessing of angels.

 For even then, this world
of erring humanity wouldn't
advance to a perfect society.

 We will approach perfection
only when every human soul
is free, and war is history.

-- Delma Luben
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Reviewed by Laura Mckenzie
Great insight and passion for knowing such truth to your strong in-depth words! I enjoyed your brilliant write! Laura :)
Reviewed by John Flanagan
I like where this takes me and especially how it ends, such a true and positive conclusion.
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU

A wise poetic expression. "Attaining Perfection" shines.

I salute You, Poet.

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Donna Quesinberry
Though the golden temples
of philosophy were again to
rise, offering us sanction--

and the absolute acme of
human attainment,

Very nice verse, thanks, ~D.
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Beside Still Waters by Jill Eisnaugle

Each person is but a grain of sand resting beside the sea. This thought sets the tone for Jill Eisnaugle’s latest poetry collection, Beside Still Waters...  
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