Poetical Journal © by Bob Casey


Mission: To provide poetical and thoughtful comments on life


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VOLUME XX – Issue 11: Friday, December 24, 2021 (244th Issue)


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Opening Comments from Bob

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This Issue: As with previous Christmas issues, it comes out on December 24 and is an abbreviated issue. This tradition began over ten years ago. The two poems, A Christmas Carole and Home for Christmas. have also appeared in previous issues.

Subscriber Residences: PLEASE let me know if your state, providence, or country is not listed in the demographic section at the end. There currently are subscribers in 27 states, 3 provinces, and 13 countries. See complete list near at the newsletter.

Next Month: The next issue comes out on January 30, 2020.

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Two Poems this Month

Though this poem is for everyone, it is especially written for those far from home.





PJ Forum

If you have comments, recommendations, or suggestions for the PJ, please e-mail them to bob@poeticaljourneys.com. While I often cannot print everyone's, I personally respond to all. (When editing the comments for publication, I often eliminate the paragraphing to save space.) .


"Nice pics!  Have a festive day!" - MA from OH (Ed.: Thank you.)

". . .The photographs of the Spring are awesome. . .I love your work . . ." - Janice from Troy, OH (Ed.: Janice as always, I appreciate your comments.)

" Wishing you a heart full of gratefulness and a belly full of turkey. . .Will be able to enjoy all the family this way, for a change. Also condolences for the lost of your friend. I'm sure he knows you tried to keep him alive. It sounds like you have a life time of sweet memories to fall back on , when you need them most.
Enjoy your day and stay well. . . " - Priscilla from Hawaii (Ed.: Priscilla, your thoughtfulness is MUCH appreciated! Glad you were able to see family this year.)

"My deepest condolences to you." - Freda (Ed.: Thank you, Freda. She is a longtime subscriber.)

Reader Demographics

States - AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, NC, ND, NY, OH, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WV, and WI     

Canadian Provinces - BC, ON, and QC;   

Countries - Albania, Australia, Belgium, Canada, England, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Turkey, UK, U.S., and Venezuela.

........Changes in this section will be updated each month.

If your state, province, or country is not mentioned, please let me know.


PJ Online

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The next issue will go out on January 30, 2022.

Until next time - joy and peace,


Bob Casey
Poetical Journeys
P.O. Box 319
Midway, UT 84049


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