Archive for February, 2014

Why Do I Write What I Write?

Why Do I Write What I Write?

Written by on February 27, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things, Updates with 0 Comments

  Why Daniel Mark Picture Poems? An Essay The short answer is this: I believe in the power of words. “Four score and seven years ago . . .” ; “Ask not what your country can do for you . . .”;  “I have a dream . . .”;  “When in the course of human […]

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Golf Season? It Seems a Long Way Off . . .

Golf Season? It Seems a Long Way Off . . .

Written by on February 25, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things, Poems for Golfers with 0 Comments

When Will It Be Golf Season? This has been one long winter, hasn’t it?  December was cold. I don’t even remember if it was snowy.  January was both cold and snowy.  And February has been more of the same, and the end is not yet in site, except maybe on the calendar. The same snow […]

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Does It Take A Miracle?

Does It Take A Miracle?

A Love Story.  Does It Take A Miracle? A love story. This was written several years ago for my nephew and his bride as they were about to be married.  They met in college, found each other, fell in love, and have now been happily married for a number of years.  They grew up in […]

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Words on Walls? Words on Tables? An Essay.

Words on Walls? Words on Tables? An Essay.

Written by on February 18, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things, Writing & Writers with 0 Comments

Words on Walls or Tables?  By Design? Why Not? I make no claim to having a “gift.” The term itself implies that an ability or talent or even a way to spend one’s time is somehow something “given” as opposed to “earned” or being the product of work.  I am certain that most carpenters or […]

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I Love Pinterest!

Written by on February 17, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things with 0 Comments

  Pinterest There are some amazing photographs on Pinterest, along with many interesting products, and many interesting quotations or sayings (including some of my own, though I digress.) Shown below are a couple of photos I found, but they are not my photos. If you like them, and if you want one, contact the photographers […]

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Friend to Friend.  For Your Friend.

Friend to Friend. For Your Friend.

  Friends. Celebrate Friendship.   A woman, who happened to be an accomplished artist, had a best friend from her high school days. They were geographically separated for many years as they married and had children and as careers took them to different parts of the country. In their later years, it so happened that […]

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The Perfect Friend

The Perfect Friend

We all need friends. And we need to be a friend.    People are social animals. We need conversation. We need ideas. We need to know that we are on the right path.  We need affirmation. We need people to support us sometimes. We need to support others sometimes.   We need family, and family needs […]

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Still There Is Love.  For Valentine’s Day.

Still There Is Love. For Valentine’s Day.

Happy Valentine’s Day!    Still There Is Love. This was written for my lovely wife several years ago. It’s nice that this day became a special day. A day of love. Enjoy it! Celebrate love! Maybe we should do this every day.  But then, maybe it wouldn’t be so special . . . May your […]

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A Love Poem.  A Thousand Dreams

A Love Poem. A Thousand Dreams

  A love poem.  Happy Valentine’s Day!  I hope your dreams all come true! Click Here to Purchase Now Poem and photo Copyright Daniel Mark Extrom 2009-2014. All rights reserved.     Follow Me on Pinterest

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Another Valentine’s Day Poem for the Moms in Your Life

Another Valentine’s Day Poem for the Moms in Your Life

Mom Deserves a Valentine’s Day present too! Give her something different, something special.   I am showing “You Are Love” today in 8×10 inch size with a background of multiple roses. This contains only about half of the text of the poem. I don’t presently sell it in this version (though I could be persuaded […]

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