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06/12/2016 Hello, Jesus, it's me, Jim 241 Rhyme
06/11/2016 Same Dirty Dishes 192 Free verse
05/27/2016 Haiku Glass objects 251 Haiku
05/24/2016 Hieroglyphs and Holograms 101 Quatrain
05/22/2016 Purple and Red Hat 228 Quatrain
03/08/2016 Wolfgang Mozart Paints in Tones 151 Rhyme
03/02/2016 Tiger Cat 628 Quatrain
03/02/2016 Cyber Family Poetry Soup 172 Quatrain
01/27/2016 Imagination 287 Quatrain
12/26/2015 What Mom likes about Christmas: The Day After 185 Quatrain
12/22/2015 A Star is Born 542 Quatrain
11/27/2015 Smiling Kingfish 245 Quatrain
11/21/2015 Scarred Hands 235 Quatrain
08/03/2015 The Little Train That Could 460 Rhyme
07/31/2015 Ringing Bells of Love 204 Rhyme
07/29/2015 The Little Red Devil 365 Quatrain
07/06/2015 Donut Hole 684 Quatrain
07/03/2015 Laughter in School 791 Limerick
06/30/2015 A Poetry Souper on Planet Mars 383 Quatrain
06/28/2015 Hit me with your best shot 288 Rhyme
06/28/2015 Altar and Rose Short Version 191 Quatrain
06/23/2015 Lion Without a Mane 417 Rhyme
06/17/2015 My Precious Stuff 325 Rhyme
06/16/2015 Wolfgang Mozart in Five Lines 232 Quintain (English)
06/12/2015 His All Seeing Eye 205 Quatrain
06/08/2015 Einstein's Relatives 361 Rhyme
06/08/2015 Advice for new Poets 279 Quatrain
06/05/2015 Multi-task Joe 247 Quatrain
08/21/2014 Hypotenuse Cooked My Goose 775 Quatrain
08/21/2014 For Lack of a Smile 1367 Narrative
08/21/2014 Spiked Heels 950 Pastoral
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 370 Shape
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 364 Shape
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock Original Part Two 510 Dramatic Verse
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock original Part One 547 Dramatic Verse
09/29/2013 My Soul 489 Free verse
12/02/2012 Light's Effusion 499 Rhyme
10/28/2012 Autumn Daunting Goes 544 Quatrain
10/05/2012 Partly Cloudy pastiche, Catie 1527 Diamante
10/05/2012 Bio James 495 Bio
10/04/2012 The drunken pen 568 Free verse
08/19/2012 The Shovel 475 Quatrain
08/10/2012 Hey Kid, Who did you say was Old 539 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Priceless Treasure 513 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Family Heirlooms 2063 Quatrain
07/31/2012 On the Ocean Waves 519 Free verse
03/19/2012 Soaring Around Heaven 594 Sonnet
03/11/2012 Last Night While Asleep 460 Quatrain
03/09/2012 Mellow Years 357 Quatrain
01/19/2012 Candidates 367 Rhyme
08/22/2011 Salty Sentinels 526 Couplet
08/04/2011 Riddle 532 Quatrain
08/03/2011 Garish Galapagos Turtles 543 Quatrain
08/02/2011 Now, I Lay Me Down to Sleep 501 Narrative
04/16/2011 Carefree Etheree 475 Etheree
03/09/2011 My Soul 761 Free verse
03/09/2011 Empty Chairs - Oklahoma City Bombing 2210 Free verse
03/08/2011 A Child Jabbers Spondees 870 Quatrain
03/02/2011 Super Bowl 824 Haiku
02/25/2011 Three Blind Men and a Horse 725 Quatrain
02/25/2011 Grandfathers Clock Revisited 726 Prose Poetry
02/23/2011 Stream of Life 554 Dodoitsu
02/20/2011 The Name is James 770 Enclosed Rhyme
02/16/2011 Magnetic Force 1057 Couplet
02/16/2011 Flicker of the Mind 538 Rhyme
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - Second Part 519 Narrative
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - First Part 413 Narrative
02/10/2011 Websteristic 473 Light Poetry
02/10/2011 Humpty Dumpty Smoked Out 719 Clerihew
02/08/2011 Tale of Tails 487 Quatrain
02/07/2011 The French General 637 Clerihew
02/06/2011 Architects Warning 524 Rhyme
02/04/2011 Four Fabulous Years in the Key of F 520 Couplet
02/03/2011 Valentine's Legend - Adaptable 461 Quatrain
02/02/2011 The Dandelion and my Wife Strike Again 527 Couplet
02/01/2011 An Altar and A Rose 455 Quatrain
02/01/2011 Taxes 772 Limerick
01/26/2011 EVE OF PURPLE LEAVES IN DEEP SPACE 605 Rhyme
01/26/2011 Crystal Treasure 476 Narrative
01/25/2011 Finding Jesus 669 Free verse
01/24/2011 Historic Creature From Jurassic Park 787 Narrative
01/22/2011 Pluto Downgraded 528 Narrative
01/22/2011 Have you Seen My Lovely Miss 512 Ballad
01/21/2011 My Dog Spot 938 Light Poetry
01/21/2011 Dog Prodigy 590 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Sunbeam Journey 610 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Rooster Crows 585 Rhyme
01/11/2011 Poet's Narcissus 387 Quatrain
01/10/2011 Mystery of the Shoe 537 Didactic
01/08/2011 Tangled Webs 433 Narrative
01/07/2011 Quick, I Need A Doctor 484 Quatrain
01/05/2011 Antiquated Lady's Bout with a Blizzard 517 Narrative
01/05/2011 Pass the Salt, Please 953 Narrative
01/03/2011 Fastest Living Thing 413 Narrative
01/03/2011 Never Applaud a Fraud 391 Quatrain
12/02/2010 Abecedarian 500 ABC
12/01/2010 Adoptive Mommy 409 Quatrain
11/30/2010 The Portrait 682 Narrative
11/29/2010 Adam the Dysfunctional 437 Rhyme

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