The path is not marked
The path is so dark
The path is set off to the side
The path to your heart
The path is narrow …
... Seems to hide
The path hard to find,
Please Lord, open wide.
Show me a place…
Where you want me to be
Show me a trace…
A trickle,
A simplicity.

© jan leree 2012

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    Photographer: Benjamin Ashlock


    My name is Jan Leree.  I am a nurse, legal nurse consultant, poet and above all, mother of four wonderful adult children. I am writing here from my own life experiences, in loss, in grief, in humor and in joy.  I hope that you will find encouragement to face your life's circumstances by visiting my pages here.  My heart and prayers are in a place to offer encouragement to you.  The rights to the poetry and photographs are copyrighted to me.  If you wish to purchase cards, post cards, calendars, or framed art of my work, you may do so.  Email me at:


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