Living In The Past








~In a faraway land, we stood fearful and alone,  

No way out it seemed, ten thousand miles from home.


~The rockets they came and the mortars did to,

We sent them back double, the hell with you!


~When our time finally came, to get the hell out,

We said goodbye, to those we cared about.


~But leave we did, and though time has moved on,

Old memories and dreams, disturb us till dawn.


~So welcome home all, who spent time over there,

Find peace and rest easy, in the time you have here.




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Joe Campolo Jr.

Joe Campolo, Jr. is an award winning author, poet and public speaker. A Vietnam War Veteran, Joe writes and speaks about the war, and is a Veteran's advocate. Some of Joe's stories are gripping, some humorous. Joe also writes about other experiences, many of which are also humorous. Joe enjoys fishing, traveling, writing and spending time with his family. Joe loves to hear from his readers, please send him a note on this page or the contact page! (and order one of Joe's popular books from the link on his author page)


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