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Selected Poems of Rev David E. Coburn M.A,; B.D. (1870-1958)

Uncle David 1946
Uncle David circa 1895

Uncle David was a lifetime student of Christianity devoting himself to the worship of God. He wrote numerous poems, reflections of his childhood on Keswick Ridge, some dealing with current events, many had a religious theme or were about Bible personalities. He bound the pages of poems into small books which he gave to his family and friends.


 
 
Our Bird Friends
  • The Owl
  • Blue Jay
  • Canada Jay
  • Chickadee
  • Snowflake
  • Red Poll
  • English Sparrow
  • Common Crow
  • Robin
  • Red Headed Woodpecker
  • Humming Bird
  • Whip-poor-will
  • Nighthawk
  • Goldfinch
  • Bobolink
  • Kingfisher
  • Blue Bird
  • Baltimore Oriole
  • Barn Swallow
  • Cliff Swallow
  • Tree Swallow
  • Bank Swallow
  • Purple Martin
  • Chimney Swift
  • King Bird
  • Song Sparrow
  • Yellow Warbler
  • Hermit Thrush
Verses for Children
  • The Whistle
  • His First Skunk
  • A Visitor
  • The Woodpecker
  • A Bear
  • Wee Mary
  • Questions
  • Our Rover
  • Dead Bird
  • The Lilac
  • Mother's Flowers
  • The Dragon Fly
  • The Chipmunk
  • The Woodchuck
  • The Fish Hook
  • The Catch
  • Young Nighthawks
  • The Red Squirrel
  • The Redstart
  • The Cobweb
  • The Frog
  • The Woodchuck
  • Max
  • Crying for the Moon
  • The Warriors
  • The Sculptors
  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday