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    Dad

    Dad by Erika Lynne Jones Quiet expresser of emotion Guardian of hearts, yet often at the expense of his own Protector of our rights Maker of traditions: egg nog, Christmas tree dashes and fireworks…

    August 2, 2017
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    What He Doesn’t Want

    What He Doesn’t Want by Erika Lynne Jones He doesn’t want me worried He doesn’t want me lacking He doesn’t want me comparing He doesn’t want me complaining He doesn’t want me broke He…

    August 2, 2017
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    Your Father is King

    Your Father is King By Erika Lynne Jones Your words are powerful Your spirit is beautiful Your smile is joyous Your hugs are valuable Your hands are blessed Your temple is healthy Your mind…

    August 2, 2017
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    Celebrate Life Now

    Celebrate Life Now By Erika Lynne Jones Celebrate Life Now Don’t wait until you’ve earned great riches Don’t wait until you can zip those size 6 britches Celebrate Life Now Don’t wait until you’ve…

    August 2, 2017
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    The Bridge

    The Bridge by Erika Lynne Jones   Who will bridge my gaps? How will I get from here to there? Why do I feel small and know I am destined for greatness? Why do…

    August 2, 2017
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    Strength Redefined

    Strength Redefined by Erika Lynne Jones (for my sister)   There is strength in your tears   There is strength in acknowledging your fears   There is strength in being aware of your boundaries…

    August 2, 2017
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    Your Gifts

    Your Gifts by Erika Lynne Jones It is selfish not to receive. It is also selfish not to share.…

    August 2, 2017
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    The Current

    by Erika Lynne Jones It will come Just ride the wave of flow right now It’s a current of energy movement You can work with it You can work against it In it you’re…

    August 2, 2017
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    I Believe

    by Erika Lynne Jones I BELIEVE I BELIEVE that He loves me. I BELIEVE He cares about me. I BELIEVE He wants what’s best for me. I BELIEVE He paid the price for my…

    August 2, 2017
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    Ten Things You Should Know

    By Erika Lynne Jones (for my Goddaughter on her 10th birthday)   One. Your parents love you like the moon loves the sun.   Two. Sisters should stick together, like putty or preferably like…

    August 2, 2017