PAT DURMON, POET
February 11, 2019
No one calls it a reunion, but two brothers and a sister (with spouses) come together. They are in their seventies and still have one another.
Each one, aware anything can happen to any one of them. Two couples contend with the whizzing freeway world to get here and hid...
November 5, 2018
It happens every October, but has it ever been more breathtaking than this year? Showy leaves, an extravaganza. It makes me feel quick and bouncy, like I did as a child.
I wake up and widen my eyes to see the spectacular.
So many colors. The dogwoods and hickories flaunt...
June 19, 2017
Pancakes. My husband and I sit at the table while grandchildren serve our waiting plates.
It’s sprinkling rain outside. Hospitality from God. I am presently relieved about the willow tree. Will she make it or not? She is losing leaves.
Today I’ll sauté yellow squash and...
I Salute Grandparents!
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"A Dog's Purpose" by W. Bruce Cameron
"Alzheimer's" a poem by Bob Hicok
"Carnival Evening: Poems" by Linda Pastan
"In Pursuit of God" by A. W. Tozer
"Into My Heart"
"Jesus Loves Me"
"Lights & Shadows in a Nursing Home" by Pat Durmon
"Loving Someone Who Has Dementia" by Pauline Boss
"Push Mountain Road" by Pat Durmon
"The Climbers" by Shel Silverstein
"The Velveteen Rabbit" by Margery Williams
"The Weight of Glory" by C. S. Lewis
"Women Resilient Women" by Pat Durmon
2009 Ice Storm Arkansas
Arkansas Baptist Children’s Home
Child of God
Food Bank of North Central Arkansas
Help! Thanks! Wow!
Hesychia, place of rest
Jacob and Esau
Jim Barton Arkansas poet
Jo McDougall, Arkansas Poet Laureate
Karen Hayes Arkansas poet
Parable of the Lost Coin
Push Mountain Road in Baxter County