Faye's Book Of Poetry

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Introduction

Submitted: August 04, 2017

      God will uphold me with His mighty righteous right hand. He also wants me to share my testimony with all... Read Chapter

That's The Man I Know

Submitted: July 31, 2017


Poems of Inspiration
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I Know A Man Who Can

Submitted: August 04, 2017

When I was at my weakest point during the cancer treatments, God gave me this message with instructions to spread His word. Whatever the problem is, God is bigger! Read Chapter

The Capital Letter

Submitted: August 05, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   In school we learned to read and write Grammatical errors were analyzed. Proper ... Read Chapter

Somebody Prayed

Submitted: August 05, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley         His world was filled with trouble and strife He let... Read Chapter

Matthew Six: Thirty Three

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     When I fail to thank God for my blessings And my doubt starts to weaken my belief ... Read Chapter

Left Behind

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley       When it’s time for Jesus To come and take us home I don’t want my... Read Chapter

In The Storms

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley    In the fiery furnace,  With evil flames about Three men were thrown in there ... Read Chapter

What Else Would You Have Me To Do

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     Son to Mom, “I need your help, Can’t kick the drugs by myself” Mom to Son,... Read Chapter

When It's Finished

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley        Off to summer camp first time to go Dad was worried, and told him s... Read Chapter

Paid

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley    A long haired man walked the streets With dirty sandals upon his feet Often he stoppe... Read Chapter

I'm But A Lowly Sinner

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   I’m but a lowly sinner Tho I’m saved by grace When I meet my savior And look upon H... Read Chapter

The Very First Day

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   An empty abyss, no shape, no sound No living creature- dark all around Nothing existed-no d... Read Chapter

I Know My God Loves Me

Submitted: August 05, 2017

 By Faye Collum Fairley   I don’t know why a plane can fly How ships float; I don’t know why Of computer... Read Chapter

Blessings For Food And Family

Submitted: August 05, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     No words can say just how I feel Each time I sit to have a meal. At this table... Read Chapter

Little Susie And The Cookies

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By faye collum fairley   Little Susie Wilson Could not believe her eyes Desserts spread before her Each one a ne... Read Chapter

It Was Me Lord, It Was Me

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   Though I never held the hammer, though I never touched the spikes It was me Lord, it was me... Read Chapter

This Is God

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   This is the world that God built These are the people that live in the world that God built ... Read Chapter

I Will Take Care Of The Rest

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   When life comes down to nothing;  When all roads lead nowhere,  That’s when I t... Read Chapter

American Mother's Prayer

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     All powerful and controlling God, as You look below, You can see things here ... Read Chapter

Please Take Care Of My Daddy

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   Dear God, my dad's a soldier, He fights to keep us free He's gone most of the time; he can... Read Chapter

Priest Playing Golf

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley    One Sunday morning, Father Newell awoke He wanted to skip Mass and play 18 holes. ... Read Chapter

Dying Old Preacher

Submitted: August 06, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley       The dying old preacher, who lived all alone, Called his ban... Read Chapter

God And The Scientists

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     A group of scientists got together one day Decided to run the world their way &n... Read Chapter

Preacher And The Bus Driver

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   A preacher and a bus driver met their demise They arrived at Heaven's gate side by side. He... Read Chapter

Good Samaritan

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   The couple awakened by a knock on the door They didn't want to get up; it was almost four ... Read Chapter

Gossiping Lady In Church

Submitted: August 06, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   In a small country church, where folks know everyone There's a lady who gossips no regret of wh... Read Chapter

Keep The Problems Coming

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By  faye collum fairley     As we travel through this world Our lives are filled with pain. We call up... Read Chapter

All Gave Some- Some Gave All

Submitted: August 07, 2017

God Bless The U S A       All Gave Some       Some Gave All &n... Read Chapter

When Our Soldiers Come Home

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley       When they return-the memories burn Open arms welcome them home If the... Read Chapter

Special Men

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     Only lads, trained to be bad Left their Dad and Mom. We stayed behind in safety,... Read Chapter

All My Heroes Wear Combat Boots

Submitted: August 07, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   Throughout this world we're all the same We have heroes we can call by name ... Read Chapter

Twas The Night Before Christmas In Iraq

Submitted: August 07, 2017

      By Faye Collum Fairley         Twas the night before Christmas i... Read Chapter

Tribute To The American Soldiers

Submitted: August 07, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley           They haven't eaten since yesterday; The ... Read Chapter

Devil's Design

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum  Fairley     On September eleven, two thousand one Out of the sky, grave damage was done. ... Read Chapter

Support Our Troops Acrostic

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   S itting alone in this bunk today U nderstanding it's the only way P raying for ultimate pe... Read Chapter

P T S D

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley               Perfect in body, wounded in mind ... Read Chapter

Heroes

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley           Young and strong, with loyalty true Ready to fight ... Read Chapter

Thin Blue Line

Submitted: August 07, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley Terrorists are out to annihilate Heroes in blue in the United States Infidels all, with wic... Read Chapter

What About The Rest

Submitted: August 07, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley     The stars upon our silver screens Those who act, those who sing We’... Read Chapter

Benjamin Jackson Collum Tribute

Submitted: August 07, 2017

By  faye collum fairley   Benjamin Collum was seven,when his mother died So when he left for battle, he had no mom ... Read Chapter

That's Life- Then We Move On

Submitted: August 08, 2017


These poems are based around simple day to day life
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Time

Submitted: August 08, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   As time begins for us, my friends, We all start out the same No words to say, no games to p... Read Chapter

Taking Careful Steps

Submitted: August 15, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     I'm sorry if I doubt you; it's my nature you see When I walk on new ground to walk c... Read Chapter

What's Gonna Happen Then?

Submitted: August 15, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   One day it will all be over; Our lives are spinning fast One day soon down the road Today will ... Read Chapter

Promises-Wedding Day Poem

Submitted: August 16, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     Today on life's journey, as we embark Pledging our love, and joining our hearts ... Read Chapter

Sifting Through The Ashes

Submitted: August 16, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   Bad choices brought me here, and left me all alone These choices only belong to me; all of... Read Chapter

We Can't Get Back In Love

Submitted: August 16, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   The door to love has opened and closed At least a thousand times. I do thi... Read Chapter

If I Could Call You Now

Submitted: August 16, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley     If I could call you now, I'd tell you that I miss you. If I could see you now, I'd... Read Chapter

I'll Still Be Holding You

Submitted: August 16, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   When all the bells have been rung; And all the songs have been sung, When no words... Read Chapter

Cause I Love You

Submitted: August 16, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley   When my world was upside down, You picked me up from off the ground, ... Read Chapter

Waltz Across Texas Alone

Submitted: August 16, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   We pledged our love, in old Abilene; We waltzed 'cross Texas chasing a dream. Th... Read Chapter

To Hear My Mama Sing

Submitted: August 16, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   When I was young, and still at home, my mom would sing to me Her voice was cracked a... Read Chapter

Long Stemmed Rose

Submitted: August 16, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley   She sat down beside him Like she did every day Her words brought no r... Read Chapter

Mother

Submitted: August 16, 2017

      By Faye Collum Fairley           From birth to now you'... Read Chapter

Man That Time Forgot

Submitted: August 18, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley    This man who walks so bent and old With pain so deep within His heart was ... Read Chapter

Don't Worry, I'll Be There

Submitted: August 18, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley   It's a big world out there And you are very small But I’ll be... Read Chapter

Big Girls Go To School

Submitted: August 18, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley     From  newborn baby to one year old Potty training... Read Chapter

True Love Poem

Submitted: August 18, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   You can't say "I love you" cause you're not sure of love   You don't know these... Read Chapter

I Need Someone

Submitted: August 18, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley         My darling, I know I promised to always be t... Read Chapter

I Am The Singer And You Are My Song

Submitted: August 18, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley         I lost all my focus on rhythm and rhyme Couldn't even sing a s... Read Chapter

They're After Me

Submitted: August 18, 2017

    By faye collum fairley   Curiosity got the better of me When I was a child of two or three No ... Read Chapter

Love Poem Especially For You

Submitted: August 18, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley       Love poems are written almost every day But none say t... Read Chapter

They'll Never Waltz Again

Submitted: August 18, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley         They swayed to the music of life through the years ... Read Chapter

A Valentine Poem

Submitted: August 19, 2017

  BY Faye Fairley        If I had it in my power on this Valentine's day, I wouldn't giv... Read Chapter

I Love You For You

Submitted: August 19, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley       If a smile could bring rainbows after the rain If a... Read Chapter

Acrostic Be My Valentine

Submitted: August 19, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley         B eing in love means "I love you" E tern... Read Chapter

Jack O Lanterns-What A Life

Submitted: August 23, 2017

   By Faye Collum Fairley   I'm big and orange, I grow on a vine I wait and wait, till finally it's tim... Read Chapter

Ode To A Boiled Egg

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   Its shell was cracked and very dry If it could, it would surely cry. Its yellow ... Read Chapter

Just For Laughs

Submitted: August 23, 2017

Just For Laughs           Laughter is the best medicine   Proverbs 1... Read Chapter

I Miss My Mind The Most

Submitted: August 23, 2017

Faye Collum Fairley   I've lost socks in the washing machine; I've lost money at the track. I've lost time just wait... Read Chapter

Experience

Submitted: August 23, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   Those young girls may look real good And they are talented, it's true. But I'm so old and e... Read Chapter

Friday

Submitted: August 23, 2017

By Faye Collum Fairley   It's Friday, now, so we meet again For what you do, you're a true friend. I reach for you w... Read Chapter

Mardi Gras Trip to New Orleans

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley         A bunch got together, I think about fourteen They t... Read Chapter

Mary's Racecar

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   Mary bought a little car; the car wqas very fast Everywhere she went, twas not... Read Chapter

Little Bo Peep

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley Little Bo Peep joined up with tweet, And she tweets with all of her might. Oh how she loves... Read Chapter

The Real Cinda Rella Story

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley     A beautiful girl named Cinda lived with two ugly sisters Three of them an... Read Chapter

X-Rated Movie And The Lonely Widows

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley       In their seventies, these sisters three Very particular about ... Read Chapter

Sue, Naomi, And The Friend In The Barn

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   Many things from childhood cross my mind But one incident returns time after time ... Read Chapter

The Obscene Phone Call

Submitted: August 23, 2017

        By Faye Collum Fairley             ... Read Chapter

The Old Man And The Hearing Aid

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   The old man was deaf; he could not hear He had been deaf over fifteen years He w... Read Chapter

Couple Who Can't Remember

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   The couple's memories were for naught They couldn't remember anything at all Wen... Read Chapter

Believe It Or Not

Submitted: August 23, 2017

            Believe It Or Not         ... Read Chapter

Ghost Who Loves Country Music

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   In New Orleans, Louisiana, In Hotel Maison de Ville   A ghost in m... Read Chapter

Haunted Hotel in San Antonio, Texas

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   San Antonio, Texas is home to this hotel Sallie White is a name people know well Kil... Read Chapter

Ghost Of Kate Morgan

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   In California, Hotel Del Coronado Located in the town of San Diego Kate Mor... Read Chapter

Equinox Hotel- Ghost Of A Famous First Lady

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   October 31st is almost here If you need a place to go this year Perhaps a haunte... Read Chapter

Hilton Cincinnati And The Lady in Green

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   In Cincinnati Ohio, on West Fifth Street Stands a hotel which offers a treat The... Read Chapter

She's Waiting For Her Sailor, But Her Sailor Won't Return

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley   By Lake Superior Michigan, Stands the Landmark Inn It was back in 1930, When this ... Read Chapter

Did She Jump? Or Was She Pushed?

Submitted: August 23, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley     In Phoenix, Arizona in 1928 Young Leone Jensen died that day In a for... Read Chapter

Duntrune Castle Of Scotland

Submitted: August 25, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley       A castle in Scotland called Duntrune Has supernatural spirits ... Read Chapter

Charleville Forrest Castle in Ireland

Submitted: August 25, 2017

      By Faye Collum Fairley    Ghost of Charles Bury appears at night At Charleville Fo... Read Chapter

Kilkea Castle of Ireland

Submitted: August 25, 2017

      By Faye Collum Fairley    Kilkea Castle will prove if you’re brave, Every 7years, ... Read Chapter

Leap Castle of Ireland

Submitted: August 25, 2017

  By Faye Collum Fairley    The most haunted castle in all Irish domain Is Leap Castle; many people were sla... Read Chapter

Killua Castle of Ireland

Submitted: August 25, 2017

    By Faye Collum Fairley    Killua Castle was abandoned long ago Lawrence of Arabia was here, y... Read Chapter

Winchester Mansion in California

Submitted: August 25, 2017

  By Faye Fairley           Here's you a story of a man and his son The man i... Read Chapter

Mary Ingleman-Falsely Accused

Submitted: August 25, 2017

This is a true story. Mary Ingleman was my 7th great grandmother. Read Chapter

Epilogue

Submitted: August 25, 2017

My name is Faye Collum Fairley.  My life has been blessed with children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.  God ha... Read Chapter