All poetry on this page is the property and copyright of the author
Roy Rawlinson,
and may not be reproduced, copied or printed, in any manner of form, without the exprssed permission of the author.


The Voice
For My Dear Friend Corinne,
who has the most beautiful speaking voice that I ever heard.


An Angel Kissed My Heart

"Written for my dear friend Syler, at a time of great personal loss."


Sleep Now My Child

A personal poem for my friend Mary in Dalla, about the loss of an ancestor in 1863.


Sarah`s Eyes

From information supplied by my friend Mur in Mobile

Love Divine

Both of the above poems are for Mur, based on the true story of Sarah, and Whit,
whom she saw shot to death before her eyes, on the morning of their proposed wedding.


My Heart lies In A Cornfield

For SteveB, after he told me the story of the Army of Tennessee
freezing, with little or no equipment, in the winter of 64.


>Teardrops From Heaven

"Inspired by a personal tragedy in 1968".