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Acrostic Style Poem

Perry Campanella 1948 (FL)



Acrostic Poem By Perry Campanella
P is for Plucky, courage in the face of adversity
E is for Eloquent, effortlessly articulate
R is for Rational, ever logical
R is for Romantic, the heart of a poet
Y is for Yearning, a drive to succeed
C is for Cosmopolitan, so learned
A is for Affectionate, exuding warmth and tenderness
M is for Merry, abundant joy
P is for Pleasant, such sweet company
A is for Approachable, people turn to you for help
N is for Nice, a sweet soul
E is for Elegant, of refined style
L is for Leader, where you go others will follow
L is for Light-hearted, you have an easy laughter
A is for Accommodating, taking care of others' needs
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Perry Campanella

I first started writing songs, so I thought - at ten years-old ( so young ) I didn't let anyone see them and burned all for a great fire. I was later encouraged to write by a nun - a Catholic nun, whom did hear me singing while washing pots n pans, after which she provided me a slice of her pie and saidyou need to join our choir for the talent you have needs not pots n pans to drown-out your lovely voice; Shy then and now I did as she asked; So she would come -by to hear me sing. after which another slice of pie would be offered. We would sit together and write poetry and to this day I haven't washed a single pot or pan! Though I'll bet-ya I can "spot a poem to pen" more…

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