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06/30/2015 A Poetry Souper on Planet Mars 6 Quatrain
06/28/2015 Hit me with your best shot 23 Rhyme
06/28/2015 Altar and Rose Short Version 28 Quatrain
06/23/2015 Lion Without a Mane 57 Rhyme
06/17/2015 My Precious Stuff 70 Rhyme
06/16/2015 Wolfgang Mozart in Five Lines 34 Quintain (English)
06/12/2015 His All Seeing Eye 39 Quatrain
06/08/2015 Einstein's Relatives 53 Rhyme
06/08/2015 Advice for new Poets 77 Quatrain
06/05/2015 Multi-task Joe 64 Quatrain
08/21/2014 Hypotenuse Cooked My Goose 542 Quatrain
08/21/2014 For Lack of a Smile 1044 Narrative
08/21/2014 Spiked Heels 711 Pastoral
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 275 Shape
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 241 Shape
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock Original Part Two 381 Dramatic Verse
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock original Part One 421 Dramatic Verse
09/29/2013 My Soul 314 Free verse
12/02/2012 Light's Effusion 373 Rhyme
10/28/2012 Autumn Daunting Goes 414 Quatrain
10/05/2012 Partly Cloudy pastiche, Catie 1352 Diamante
10/05/2012 Bio James 361 Bio
10/04/2012 The drunken pen 401 Free verse
08/19/2012 The Shovel 336 Quatrain
08/10/2012 Hey Kid, Who did you say was Old 395 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Priceless Treasure 296 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Family Heirlooms 1270 Quatrain
07/31/2012 On the Ocean Waves 434 Free verse
03/19/2012 Soaring Around Heaven 327 Sonnet
03/11/2012 Last Night While Asleep 327 Quatrain
03/09/2012 Mellow Years 250 Quatrain
01/19/2012 Candidates 264 Rhyme
08/22/2011 Salty Sentinels 354 Couplet
08/04/2011 Riddle 403 Quatrain
08/03/2011 Garish Galapagos Turtles 343 Quatrain
08/02/2011 Now, I Lay Me Down to Sleep 312 Narrative
04/16/2011 Carefree Etheree 388 Etheree
03/09/2011 My Soul 611 Free verse
03/09/2011 Empty Chairs - Oklahoma City Bombing 1392 Free verse
03/08/2011 A Child Jabbers Spondees 499 Quatrain
03/02/2011 Super Bowl 580 Haiku
02/25/2011 Three Blind Men and a Horse 513 Quatrain
02/25/2011 Grandfathers Clock Revisited 585 Prose Poetry
02/23/2011 Stream of Life 430 Dodoitsu
02/20/2011 The Name is James 531 Enclosed Rhyme
02/16/2011 Magnetic Force 816 Couplet
02/16/2011 Flicker of the Mind 423 Rhyme
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - Second Part 394 Narrative
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - First Part 325 Narrative
02/10/2011 Websteristicinnovatistic 372 Light Poetry
02/10/2011 Humpty Dumpty Smoked Out 602 Clerihew
02/08/2011 Tale of Tails 386 Quatrain
02/07/2011 The French General 531 Clerihew
02/06/2011 Architects Warning 434 Rhyme
02/04/2011 Four Fabulous Years in the Key of F 405 Couplet
02/03/2011 Valentine's Legend - Adaptable 367 Quatrain
02/02/2011 The Dandelion and my Wife Strike Again 431 Couplet
02/01/2011 An Altar and A Rose 347 Quatrain
02/01/2011 Taxes 567 Limerick
01/26/2011 EVE OF PURPLE LEAVES IN DEEP SPACE 469 Rhyme
01/26/2011 Crystal Treasure 390 Narrative
01/25/2011 Finding Jesus 492 Free verse
01/24/2011 Historic Creature From Jurassic Park 478 Narrative
01/22/2011 Pluto Downgraded 445 Narrative
01/22/2011 Have you Seen My Lovely Miss 397 Ballad
01/21/2011 My Dog Spot 677 Light Poetry
01/21/2011 Dog Prodigy 420 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Sunbeam Journey 473 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Rooster Crows 419 Rhyme
01/11/2011 Poet's Narcissus 301 Quatrain
01/10/2011 Mystery of the Shoe 418 Didactic
01/08/2011 Tangled Webs 310 Narrative
01/07/2011 Quick, I Need A Doctor 336 Quatrain
01/05/2011 Antiquated Lady's Bout with a Blizzard 397 Narrative
01/05/2011 Pass the Salt, Please 668 Narrative
01/03/2011 Fastest Living Thing 296 Narrative
01/03/2011 Never Applaud a Fraud 270 Quatrain
12/02/2010 Abecedarian 397 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
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