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07/03/2015 Laughter in School 53 Limerick
06/30/2015 A Poetry Souper on Planet Mars 70 Quatrain
06/28/2015 Hit me with your best shot 57 Rhyme
06/28/2015 Altar and Rose Short Version 34 Quatrain
06/23/2015 Lion Without a Mane 70 Rhyme
06/17/2015 My Precious Stuff 87 Rhyme
06/16/2015 Wolfgang Mozart in Five Lines 56 Quintain (English)
06/12/2015 His All Seeing Eye 42 Quatrain
06/08/2015 Einstein's Relatives 59 Rhyme
06/08/2015 Advice for new Poets 77 Quatrain
06/05/2015 Multi-task Joe 71 Quatrain
08/21/2014 Hypotenuse Cooked My Goose 549 Quatrain
08/21/2014 For Lack of a Smile 1049 Narrative
08/21/2014 Spiked Heels 711 Pastoral
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 282 Shape
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 246 Shape
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock Original Part Two 381 Dramatic Verse
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock original Part One 426 Dramatic Verse
09/29/2013 My Soul 315 Free verse
12/02/2012 Light's Effusion 373 Rhyme
10/28/2012 Autumn Daunting Goes 420 Quatrain
10/05/2012 Partly Cloudy pastiche, Catie 1354 Diamante
10/05/2012 Bio James 366 Bio
10/04/2012 The drunken pen 405 Free verse
08/19/2012 The Shovel 338 Quatrain
08/10/2012 Hey Kid, Who did you say was Old 397 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Priceless Treasure 301 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Family Heirlooms 1289 Quatrain
07/31/2012 On the Ocean Waves 437 Free verse
03/19/2012 Soaring Around Heaven 327 Sonnet
03/11/2012 Last Night While Asleep 330 Quatrain
03/09/2012 Mellow Years 254 Quatrain
01/19/2012 Candidates 268 Rhyme
08/22/2011 Salty Sentinels 361 Couplet
08/04/2011 Riddle 415 Quatrain
08/03/2011 Garish Galapagos Turtles 346 Quatrain
08/02/2011 Now, I Lay Me Down to Sleep 317 Narrative
04/16/2011 Carefree Etheree 392 Etheree
03/09/2011 My Soul 616 Free verse
03/09/2011 Empty Chairs - Oklahoma City Bombing 1401 Free verse
03/08/2011 A Child Jabbers Spondees 505 Quatrain
03/02/2011 Super Bowl 583 Haiku
02/25/2011 Three Blind Men and a Horse 515 Quatrain
02/25/2011 Grandfathers Clock Revisited 592 Prose Poetry
02/23/2011 Stream of Life 435 Dodoitsu
02/20/2011 The Name is James 543 Enclosed Rhyme
02/16/2011 Magnetic Force 821 Couplet
02/16/2011 Flicker of the Mind 431 Rhyme
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - Second Part 396 Narrative
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - First Part 330 Narrative
02/10/2011 Websteristicinnovatistic 377 Light Poetry
02/10/2011 Humpty Dumpty Smoked Out 609 Clerihew
02/08/2011 Tale of Tails 389 Quatrain
02/07/2011 The French General 533 Clerihew
02/06/2011 Architects Warning 438 Rhyme
02/04/2011 Four Fabulous Years in the Key of F 409 Couplet
02/03/2011 Valentine's Legend - Adaptable 368 Quatrain
02/02/2011 The Dandelion and my Wife Strike Again 435 Couplet
02/01/2011 An Altar and A Rose 350 Quatrain
02/01/2011 Taxes 571 Limerick
01/26/2011 EVE OF PURPLE LEAVES IN DEEP SPACE 471 Rhyme
01/26/2011 Crystal Treasure 390 Narrative
01/25/2011 Finding Jesus 497 Free verse
01/24/2011 Historic Creature From Jurassic Park 489 Narrative
01/22/2011 Pluto Downgraded 447 Narrative
01/22/2011 Have you Seen My Lovely Miss 399 Ballad
01/21/2011 My Dog Spot 681 Light Poetry
01/21/2011 Dog Prodigy 429 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Sunbeam Journey 477 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Rooster Crows 425 Rhyme
01/11/2011 Poet's Narcissus 302 Quatrain
01/10/2011 Mystery of the Shoe 418 Didactic
01/08/2011 Tangled Webs 311 Narrative
01/07/2011 Quick, I Need A Doctor 338 Quatrain
01/05/2011 Antiquated Lady's Bout with a Blizzard 398 Narrative
01/05/2011 Pass the Salt, Please 675 Narrative
01/03/2011 Fastest Living Thing 296 Narrative
01/03/2011 Never Applaud a Fraud 271 Quatrain
12/02/2010 Abecedarian 398 ABC
12/01/2010 Adoptive Mommy 299 Quatrain
11/30/2010 The Portrait 521 Narrative
11/29/2010 Adam the Dysfunctional 322 Rhyme

Quote Left Better to whet your appetite than whet your pants. Quote Right
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Quote Left Having gray hair doesn't matter, but having gray-matter matters. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment | by James Tate