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· Cinquains: Volume I

· Three Reasonable Ways to Appreciate Teachers

· Three Ways to Effectively Use Cinquain Poetry to Stimulate Student Learning

· Three Easy Ways to Establish Exceptionally Postive Relationships

· Remembering Through Realistic Rote Learning (RRL)

· Increasing Instructional Capacity through Vertical Teaming

· Effectively Communicate through Writing and Reading

· Christmas Past

· Wisdom and Instruction

· Words of Wisdom - Proverbs 16:16

· Developing Hope Through Tribulation

· The Peace Within

· Power of Words

· Relationships

· Luscious Chocolate

· Passing Through Life

· Jesus

· Decision

· Road to Plenty (cinquain)

· Full Circle (cinquain)

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  Our Father
by Dr. Stanley Crawford
Friday, June 25, 2004
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Our father showed us great strength.
Our father showed us unwavering courage.
Our father showed us unselfish Love.
Our father was indeed a blessing, from God.

Our father helped establish the importance of God in our lives.
Our father led us in prayer before our meals.
Our father made sure we understood the Christ in Christmas.
Our father was indeed a blessing, from God.

Our father placed his sons and daughters before self.
Our father didn’t hesitate to correct us when correction was necessary.
Our father was there when we needed him,
whether at our schools, our homes, or our military.
Our father was indeed a blessing, from God.

Our father directed us when we were children,
and suggested to us when we became adults.
Our father set examples that we still draw on to this day.
Our father was loaned to us by God, and now,
God has chosen to call our father home to him.
Our father was indeed a blessing, from God.

Stanley T. Crawford

(In memory of Ples Crawford Jr, “2004”)

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Books by
Dr. Stanley Crawford

Cinquains: Volume I

  1. In my father's house
  2. That Little Hand of Mine
  3. The Sea of Life
  4. If Only I Could.......
  5. Arthur E. Proctor (1948 - 2015) Obituary G
  6. Not Qualified?
  7. Can You Hear Me Now?
  8. Poor Ma
  9. A Loving Home
  10. My family tree is but a single branch…
  11. Rhonda Whonda the Wonder Honda…
  12. Devil In A Sun Dress
  13. Just me bein' me...
  14. Happy Birthday daddy

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