Author Archives: Ken Sayers

About Ken Sayers

I'm currently employed by a children's home where my wife and I care for a cottage of girls who have been displaced from their families. I'm a middle age man with two grown children of my own and one grandchild. I have worked as a United States Marine, a youth minister, a preacher, a childcare worker, and a truck driver. My hobbies include photography, horses, playing guitar, writing, and fitness.

I Can See Clearly Now

The Song “I Can See Clearly Now” was written by Johnny Nash and released in 1972, but it remains one of my all time favorites. Click Here for Video Today is a beautiful day. The sun is out, a nice breeze … Continue reading

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Aunt Edna

This little song was inspired by a girl who was like a daughter to me. She had to leave the children’s home while I was gone on vacation and I can only hope that some day I will get to … Continue reading

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Moments

For those of us who struggle with depression life is a lot like a roller coaster ride. We have our highs where we feel on top of the world quickly followed by drastic falls, twist, and turns that scare us … Continue reading

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Crusty Tea

I seem to be getting a reputation for writing funny (or stupid) little songs. So now I actually have people coming up to me saying, “Hey Ken you should write a song about . . .”  Recently one of my … Continue reading

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Girls and the Eyebrow Song

To be honest, I’ve never really understood the whole makeup thing.  As a guy I am attracted to girls, but I am not at all attracted makeup.  It’s definately one of those things where less is more. A little does … Continue reading

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The Heart of My Song 

I’ve written several songs about all sorts of things most of them are just goofy. This is a song I wrote for my wife. I wrote it a couple of weeks ago, but she has never seen it or heard … Continue reading

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Daddy, Do You Love Me? 

I’ve been so empty since the divorce, My world’s been torn in two. While you screamed at each other with such nasty words, I didn’t know what I should do. Now the fighting is over And my world’s in tatters … Continue reading

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To My Mother

I wrote this poem during the winter of 1992-93 while I was living in Hull, IA. I came across it last week when I was picking up a couple items from the house where mom has lived since I was … Continue reading

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A Trucker’s Christmas

It’s the night before Christmas And out on the road The only truckers left Are the ones who can’t make it home. The CB is quiet as miles roll by Sometimes it’s so lonely one may even cry. But there’s … Continue reading

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Prayer and Human Rights

I found this first poem when I was living in Mena, AR. It was written by a little girl and it was praised by many Christians at that time in support school prayer. I wrote a response poem back then, … Continue reading

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