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Poems by Carolyn Devonshire

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04/10/2017 Spring's First Leaf 292 Lanterne
04/09/2017 Your Favorite Song - England's Fairest Rose 323 Rhyme
04/04/2017 His Kitschy Ways 170 Kimo
03/28/2017 Unshackle My Verse 260 Free verse
03/26/2017 Deliquescence: To Thaw a Frozen Heart 149 Free verse
03/24/2017 Losing Signifiance 188 Free verse
03/24/2017 Prowling the Jungle 257 Jueju
03/05/2017 At Play on a Moonlit River 285 Free verse
02/25/2017 Who's on First 500 Rhyme
02/23/2017 In Pursuit of Reason 285 Free verse
02/13/2017 Pre-Wedding Sugar Rush 224 Rhyme
02/09/2017 Nature's Advocate 299 Free verse
02/04/2017 A Promise Fulfilled Beyond the Breakers 589 Free verse
02/03/2017 Stepping through Time 551 Quatrain
01/30/2017 Just Love 379 Rhyme
01/27/2017 Children of War and Peace - written with Paul Callus 287 Verse
11/05/2016 Ormond Beach 548 Verse
11/01/2016 For Paul Callus 389 Rhyme
11/01/2016 Peaceful Dreams 470 Rhyme
10/31/2016 After the Election 492 Rhyme
10/24/2016 Autumn Fire 645 Rhyme
10/22/2016 Five Fabulous Fun Footles 407 Footle
10/20/2016 Dinner Time 411 Couplet
10/20/2016 Monster Mash 628 Limerick
10/20/2016 The Void 393 Rhyme
09/14/2016 Taboo Tattoo 476 Sonnet
09/14/2016 The Day She Disappeared 877 Rhyme
05/24/2015 Forever Bachelors Larry and Harry 1048 Limerick
05/05/2015 What Mom Hears 867 Free verse
05/03/2015 I Am an Iris 698 Rhyme
05/03/2015 Ability Not Implied 1103 Limerick
05/03/2015 Show Me, Don't Tell Me RUMI 651 Free verse
04/27/2015 Flapping Away 604 Couplet
04/25/2015 North Star 634 Free verse
04/25/2015 Unwanted Gaze 862 Limerick
04/24/2015 Waste of Haste 568 Free verse
04/19/2015 Choices 666 Verse
04/15/2015 Mature Women Versus the Water Park 814 Rhyme
04/15/2015 Disadvantaged 824 Limerick
04/12/2015 Infamous Icon 715 Quintain (English)
04/01/2015 Angst on the Big Screen 1001 Rhyme
03/15/2015 Amazing Art of Ansel Adams 923 Lyric
03/15/2015 Unbroken Chain of Love 1042 Acrostic
03/15/2015 Blue Jean Derelict 794 Verse
03/15/2015 Extinction Is Forever 891 Free verse
03/14/2015 A Penny for Your Thoughts 1122 Sonnet
03/14/2015 Smiles from heaven 751 Fibonacci
03/14/2015 The Enemy's Child - co-write with Paul C 625 Rhyme
03/03/2015 The Obscurity of Peace 865 Sonnet
03/03/2015 Dusty Heart 609 Quintain (English)
02/28/2015 Beyond Selma 1212 Rubaiyat
02/21/2015 Crowning Glory--Co-write with Paul 718 Verse
02/21/2015 Curiosity's Danger 639 Tanka
02/21/2015 Waking to Warmth 908 Abecedarian
02/21/2015 Florida Nature 1048 Free verse
01/17/2015 This Year 770 Quintain (English)
01/03/2015 Bah Humbug 1267 Limerick
12/02/2014 A Child Again 854 Monoku
12/02/2014 Christmas Angel 1406 Tanka
12/02/2014 A Christmas Snow 876 Rhyme
11/21/2014 Betrayed 1142 Rhyme
11/16/2014 Belle of the Ball 803 Rhyme
11/13/2014 Eulogy for a Quarterback's Reputation 1882 Limerick
11/10/2014 Employment for an Elf 1088 Sonnet
11/08/2014 Rain on the Scarecrow 1033 Quintain (English)
11/06/2014 Invisible Co-write with Paul Callus 1227 Free verse
11/05/2014 Kissed by Katy 1074 Sonnet
11/05/2014 My Friend in Need 1009 Free verse
10/26/2014 An Italian Thanksgiving 1178 Epulaeryu
10/26/2014 She Lived in the Moment 1080 Rhyme
10/21/2014 Too Fast for Me 971 Rhyme
10/18/2014 A Good News Day 930 Rhyme
10/18/2014 Fearless or Foolish 1330 Bio
10/16/2014 Haunting Spirit at Monmouth University 702 Rhyme
10/15/2014 Grandfather Speaks with Eagles 1355 Free verse
10/13/2014 Making Memories 1211 I do not know?
10/11/2014 Pie Chart Chaos 1357 Limerick
10/11/2014 Around the Corner 777 Lyric
10/08/2014 A Twisted Ploy 847 Rispetto
10/08/2014 Quest for Gold 1166 Free verse
10/06/2014 Just a Bit 914 Free verse
10/06/2014 November Dreams 1087 Sedoka
10/06/2014 Cowboy Hoe Down 932 Rhyme
10/04/2014 Terror from New Jersey's Devil 888 Rhyme
10/04/2014 Halloween's Mask of Comfort Co-Write 890 Rhyme
10/04/2014 Connecting Genius and Madness 863 Haiku
10/04/2014 In Praise of the Holy Spirit 1070 Tanka
10/02/2014 Windows to Willie's Soul 657 Sonnet
10/01/2014 Sinister Encounter 718 Rhyme
10/01/2014 Ingredients for Memories 981 Free verse
09/28/2014 Misty's Wild Ride 1239 Rhyme
09/28/2014 I'm a Three 821 Than-Bauk
09/28/2014 God's Kind of Poetry 655 Free verse
09/23/2014 Holy Is the Lamb 617 Free verse
09/04/2014 Stairway to the Stars 2074 Free verse
09/04/2014 Merry-Go-Round Alouette 646 Verse
09/03/2014 A Prayer for Humanity 685 Free verse
09/03/2014 Well, I Declare 979 Limerick
09/01/2014 A Sonnet for Jack 863 Sonnet
09/01/2014 From Awe to Indignation 735 Quintain (English)
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Bloggers PhotoBorn in New Jersey, I now live in Florida.  I was a journalist for many years and joined Poetry Soup to share poems and make new friends.  

My poetry is very direct and to the point, even if I am sometimes a bit long winded.  I am struggling now to master the shorter verse forms.  Most of my poems tell stories, all are inspired by deep feelings on a very wide range of topics. 

I have written four novels, so writing a narrative verse is a nice change for me.  I love hearing from other writers and always try to respond when someone makes a comment.  I enjoy reading others' works as much as I enjoy writing my own.

Fishing, furry creatures and football are among my greatest loves.  I have no tolerance for bigotry and hatred.  "Judge not lest ye be judged" is my favorite quote.

I have few fears, but sharks and alligators are among them.  I also fear for the future of our world.