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06/12/2016 Hello, Jesus, it's me, Jim 61 Rhyme
06/11/2016 Same Dirty Dishes 34 Free verse
05/27/2016 Haiku Glass objects 124 Haiku
05/24/2016 Hieroglyphs and Holograms 53 Quatrain
05/22/2016 Purple and Red Hat 90 Quatrain
03/08/2016 Wolfgang Mozart Paints in Tones 110 Rhyme
03/02/2016 Tiger Cat 452 Quatrain
03/02/2016 Cyber Family Poetry Soup 147 Quatrain
01/27/2016 Imagination 233 Quatrain
12/26/2015 What Mom likes about Christmas: The Day After 169 Quatrain
12/22/2015 A Star is Born 477 Quatrain
11/27/2015 Smiling Kingfish 200 Quatrain
11/21/2015 Scarred Hands 195 Quatrain
08/03/2015 The Little Train That Could 397 Rhyme
07/31/2015 Ringing Bells of Love 187 Rhyme
07/29/2015 The Little Red Devil 317 Quatrain
07/06/2015 Donut Hole 602 Quatrain
07/03/2015 Laughter in School 752 Limerick
06/30/2015 A Poetry Souper on Planet Mars 360 Quatrain
06/28/2015 Hit me with your best shot 272 Rhyme
06/28/2015 Altar and Rose Short Version 176 Quatrain
06/23/2015 Lion Without a Mane 350 Rhyme
06/17/2015 My Precious Stuff 296 Rhyme
06/16/2015 Wolfgang Mozart in Five Lines 221 Quintain (English)
06/12/2015 His All Seeing Eye 185 Quatrain
06/08/2015 Einstein's Relatives 330 Rhyme
06/08/2015 Advice for new Poets 254 Quatrain
06/05/2015 Multi-task Joe 225 Quatrain
08/21/2014 Hypotenuse Cooked My Goose 730 Quatrain
08/21/2014 For Lack of a Smile 1316 Narrative
08/21/2014 Spiked Heels 923 Pastoral
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 355 Shape
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 320 Shape
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock Original Part Two 482 Dramatic Verse
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock original Part One 525 Dramatic Verse
09/29/2013 My Soul 468 Free verse
12/02/2012 Light's Effusion 477 Rhyme
10/28/2012 Autumn Daunting Goes 520 Quatrain
10/05/2012 Partly Cloudy pastiche, Catie 1506 Diamante
10/05/2012 Bio James 478 Bio
10/04/2012 The drunken pen 546 Free verse
08/19/2012 The Shovel 457 Quatrain
08/10/2012 Hey Kid, Who did you say was Old 514 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Priceless Treasure 471 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Family Heirlooms 1958 Quatrain
07/31/2012 On the Ocean Waves 504 Free verse
03/19/2012 Soaring Around Heaven 568 Sonnet
03/11/2012 Last Night While Asleep 447 Quatrain
03/09/2012 Mellow Years 331 Quatrain
01/19/2012 Candidates 355 Rhyme
08/22/2011 Salty Sentinels 483 Couplet
08/04/2011 Riddle 518 Quatrain
08/03/2011 Garish Galapagos Turtles 494 Quatrain
08/02/2011 Now, I Lay Me Down to Sleep 455 Narrative
04/16/2011 Carefree Etheree 458 Etheree
03/09/2011 My Soul 745 Free verse
03/09/2011 Empty Chairs - Oklahoma City Bombing 2144 Free verse
03/08/2011 A Child Jabbers Spondees 805 Quatrain
03/02/2011 Super Bowl 772 Haiku
02/25/2011 Three Blind Men and a Horse 668 Quatrain
02/25/2011 Grandfathers Clock Revisited 707 Prose Poetry
02/23/2011 Stream of Life 538 Dodoitsu
02/20/2011 The Name is James 718 Enclosed Rhyme
02/16/2011 Magnetic Force 1002 Couplet
02/16/2011 Flicker of the Mind 514 Rhyme
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - Second Part 496 Narrative
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - First Part 400 Narrative
02/10/2011 Websteristic 458 Light Poetry
02/10/2011 Humpty Dumpty Smoked Out 705 Clerihew
02/08/2011 Tale of Tails 473 Quatrain
02/07/2011 The French General 618 Clerihew
02/06/2011 Architects Warning 512 Rhyme
02/04/2011 Four Fabulous Years in the Key of F 506 Couplet
02/03/2011 Valentine's Legend - Adaptable 443 Quatrain
02/02/2011 The Dandelion and my Wife Strike Again 513 Couplet
02/01/2011 An Altar and A Rose 436 Quatrain
02/01/2011 Taxes 739 Limerick
01/26/2011 EVE OF PURPLE LEAVES IN DEEP SPACE 586 Rhyme
01/26/2011 Crystal Treasure 461 Narrative
01/25/2011 Finding Jesus 645 Free verse
01/24/2011 Historic Creature From Jurassic Park 749 Narrative
01/22/2011 Pluto Downgraded 506 Narrative
01/22/2011 Have you Seen My Lovely Miss 491 Ballad
01/21/2011 My Dog Spot 909 Light Poetry
01/21/2011 Dog Prodigy 574 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Sunbeam Journey 586 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Rooster Crows 542 Rhyme
01/11/2011 Poet's Narcissus 374 Quatrain
01/10/2011 Mystery of the Shoe 511 Didactic
01/08/2011 Tangled Webs 397 Narrative
01/07/2011 Quick, I Need A Doctor 456 Quatrain
01/05/2011 Antiquated Lady's Bout with a Blizzard 497 Narrative
01/05/2011 Pass the Salt, Please 925 Narrative
01/03/2011 Fastest Living Thing 390 Narrative
01/03/2011 Never Applaud a Fraud 372 Quatrain
12/02/2010 Abecedarian 476 ABC
12/01/2010 Adoptive Mommy 378 Quatrain
11/30/2010 The Portrait 663 Narrative
11/29/2010 Adam the Dysfunctional 410 Rhyme

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