There is a Place …
With a sustaining,
wrap around space …
That gives me sanctuary
to pain erase.

© jan leree 2012

Wrap me round,
porched and railed,
as i lean to you...

Guest Poet:  (c) Timo Antero Onjukka 2012

The shelter of a porch,
wraps but does not confine ...
Blocks the wind, only on one side,
But does not keep out the rain.

(c) jan leree 2012
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    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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