Thursday, November 26, 2009

A Thanksgiving Day Poem (Writer's Workshop)


This is the year we got our dog,
So thankful it is not a hog.
Abby, Dabby Doo,
We love you!

We also love our cats,
Even though they don’t wear hats.
We are thankful they both love to play,
And do so without any pay!

God is so good,
He knows what we need,
Which is a good night’s sleep,
So we don’t fall in a heap!

Although Cancer struck,
We did not get drunk.
As we looked up in faith,
God restored my health!

So this Thanksgiving,
We’ll be eating
At Hometown Buffet
In the middle of the day!

Thanking God for all his blessings,
Including our blogging buddies
Who visit our blog and comment away
Leaving us compliments that make our day!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL AS YOU COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS!

To see a complete list of things Gerard and I are thankful for, go to "So Much to be Thankful For"

This was a prompt from Mama Kat's Workshop where you can go see more posts or participate yourself.

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16 comments:

Yaya said...

Happy Thanksgiving!

(((Hugs)))

Miss. Candy said...

What an awesome poem and testimony to faith! Hope you have a great Thanksgiving!!!

Daisy said...

Happy Thanksgiving to you!

Andrea (ace1028) said...

Hooray for strength! Have a wonderful holiday!

Lin said...

Happy Thanksgiving, Karen and family!

Life with Kaishon said...

I hope you have a very nice meal at the buffet! Sometimes I think it would be so much easier to go there than to have to cook : ) Well, for my mom any way since she is the cooker : ) I am just the eater! I am glad you beat cancer! Thank the Lord!

Sandee said...

Have a very Happy Thanksgiving Karen. :)

A Gracious Home said...

That is the cutest poem. I will share it. I love the picture! I hope Karen has a special feast for you today. Happy Thanksgiving, Doylene

Grrreta said...

Great poem! We wish you a very happy Thanksgiving.

junebug said...

That is an awesome poem!
Happy Thanksgiving. :-)

Melissa B. said...

A Thanksgiving Limerick, DC-style:

I just heard that two turkeys’ demise
Was avoided, to their great surprise.
The big turkey in power,
In the eleventh hour,
Gave them pardon, along with the pies.

Hope you and yours have the Happiest!

Mama Kat said...

Thankful for so much! I love it!

Erin said...

So many things to be thankful for! I am hoping to get the clean bill of health and cancer free in January! Glad you beat it!

Mrs. Lovely said...

Hope you had a good Thanksgiving. :)

Homestay Mama said...

I just wanted to comment on Melissa B's limerick--"The big turkey in power..."

Ya sure got that one right! :-)

Mountain Woman of Red Pine Mountain said...

LOVED the poem!!! Just fantastic!

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