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Lawerence Mize, Sr.

(October 29,1949 / Baltimore, Maryland)

Biography of Lawerence Mize, Sr.

Was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1949. Enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1966 and served in the Republic of Vietnam with the 101st Airborne Division. Haunted by my experiences in Vietnam I began to write poems to help me cope with the painful memories I still carry.
I am currently retired from the Baltimore City Police Department. Poems I've submitted on PoemHunter.Com are about a range of issues and things that matter to me.

Lawerence Mize, Sr.'s Works:

Tortured Soul 1997.American Literary Press, Inc. Dead Men Calling 2002.American Literary Press, Inc. Both works of poetry about experiences in Vietnam as a combat medic. Thoughts of You 2011, Poems on Life, Love, And Family, Tatepublishing.com. Reflections 2013. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.

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Children

Little eyes
pierce your soul
Gives you meaning
to want to grow old

Their laughter comes
to welcome the day
Have so much going on
and lots to say

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