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Poems by James Tate

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12/05/2016 River Romance 265 Verse
11/25/2016 A Castle in the Sky 363 Quatrain
11/21/2016 Music that my Grandchildren Play 162 Light Poetry
11/11/2016 House Mouse and Titmouse Quarrel 239 Quatrain
10/03/2016 Rhythms of Literary Art 221 Narrative
10/02/2016 Diagnosis Blubber 324 Rhyme
09/30/2016 From the Grave 248 Quatrain
06/12/2016 Hello, Jesus, it's me, Jim 486 Rhyme
06/11/2016 Same Dirty Dishes 444 Free verse
05/27/2016 Haiku Glass objects 462 Haiku
05/24/2016 Hieroglyphs and Holograms 219 Quatrain
05/22/2016 Purple and Red Hat 378 Quatrain
03/08/2016 Wolfgang Mozart Paints in Tones 243 Rhyme
03/02/2016 Tiger Cat 795 Quatrain
03/02/2016 Cyber Family Poetry Soup 287 Quatrain
01/27/2016 Imagination 447 Quatrain
12/26/2015 What Mom likes about Christmas: The Day After 282 Quatrain
12/22/2015 A Star is Born 679 Quatrain
11/27/2015 Smiling Kingfish 342 Quatrain
11/21/2015 Scarred Hands 342 Quatrain
08/03/2015 The Little Train That Could 658 Rhyme
07/31/2015 Ringing Bells of Love 253 Rhyme
07/29/2015 The Little Red Devil 519 Quatrain
07/06/2015 Donut Hole 1053 Quatrain
07/03/2015 Laughter in School 939 Limerick
06/30/2015 A Poetry Souper on Planet Mars 476 Quatrain
06/28/2015 Hit me with your best shot 378 Rhyme
06/28/2015 Altar and Rose Short Version 255 Quatrain
06/23/2015 Lion Without a Mane 540 Rhyme
06/17/2015 My Precious Stuff 416 Rhyme
06/16/2015 Wolfgang Mozart in Five Lines 304 Quintain (English)
06/12/2015 His All Seeing Eye 289 Quatrain
06/08/2015 Einstein's Relatives 482 Rhyme
06/08/2015 Advice for new Poets 378 Quatrain
06/05/2015 Multi-task Joe 317 Quatrain
08/21/2014 Hypotenuse Cooked My Goose 893 Quatrain
08/21/2014 For Lack of a Smile 1502 Narrative
08/21/2014 Spiked Heels 1018 Pastoral
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 450 Shape
04/04/2014 Etatsemaj format 434 Shape
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock Original Part Two 565 Dramatic Verse
03/16/2014 Grandfather's Clock original Part One 620 Dramatic Verse
09/29/2013 My Soul 546 Free verse
12/02/2012 Light's Effusion 551 Rhyme
10/28/2012 Autumn Daunting Goes 616 Quatrain
10/05/2012 Partly Cloudy pastiche, Catie 1602 Diamante
10/05/2012 Bio James 582 Bio
10/04/2012 The drunken pen 626 Free verse
08/19/2012 The Shovel 550 Quatrain
08/10/2012 Hey Kid, Who did you say was Old 627 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Priceless Treasure 709 Quatrain
07/31/2012 Family Heirlooms 2485 Quatrain
07/31/2012 On the Ocean Waves 630 Free verse
03/19/2012 Soaring Around Heaven 662 Sonnet
03/11/2012 Last Night While Asleep 560 Quatrain
03/09/2012 Mellow Years 415 Quatrain
01/19/2012 Candidates 423 Rhyme
08/22/2011 Salty Sentinels 652 Couplet
08/04/2011 Riddle 601 Quatrain
08/03/2011 Garish Galapagos Turtles 709 Quatrain
08/02/2011 Now, I Lay Me Down to Sleep 656 Narrative
04/16/2011 Carefree Etheree 535 Etheree
03/09/2011 My Soul 824 Free verse
03/09/2011 Empty Chairs - Oklahoma City Bombing 2747 Free verse
03/08/2011 A Child Jabbers Spondees 1093 Quatrain
03/02/2011 Super Bowl 946 Haiku
02/25/2011 Three Blind Men and a Horse 874 Quatrain
02/25/2011 Grandfathers Clock Revisited 797 Prose Poetry
02/23/2011 Stream of Life 637 Dodoitsu
02/20/2011 The Name is James 873 Enclosed Rhyme
02/16/2011 Magnetic Force 1267 Couplet
02/16/2011 Flicker of the Mind 605 Rhyme
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - Second Part 581 Narrative
02/10/2011 Granddads Confounded Clock - Poe Style - First Part 475 Narrative
02/10/2011 Websteristic 523 Light Poetry
02/10/2011 Humpty Dumpty Smoked Out 769 Clerihew
02/08/2011 Tale of Tails 553 Quatrain
02/07/2011 The French General 690 Clerihew
02/06/2011 Architects Warning 589 Rhyme
02/04/2011 Four Fabulous Years in the Key of F 598 Couplet
02/03/2011 Valentine's Legend - Adaptable 521 Quatrain
02/02/2011 The Dandelion and my Wife Strike Again 605 Couplet
02/01/2011 An Altar and A Rose 517 Quatrain
02/01/2011 Taxes 871 Limerick
01/26/2011 EVE OF PURPLE LEAVES IN DEEP SPACE 669 Rhyme
01/26/2011 Crystal Treasure 519 Narrative
01/25/2011 Finding Jesus 740 Free verse
01/24/2011 Historic Creature From Jurassic Park 879 Narrative
01/22/2011 Pluto Downgraded 581 Narrative
01/22/2011 Have you Seen My Lovely Miss 635 Ballad
01/21/2011 My Dog Spot 1115 Light Poetry
01/21/2011 Dog Prodigy 661 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Sunbeam Journey 677 Quatrain
01/20/2011 A Rooster Crows 689 Rhyme
01/11/2011 Poet's Narcissus 441 Quatrain
01/10/2011 Mystery of the Shoe 703 Didactic
01/08/2011 Tangled Webs 512 Narrative
01/07/2011 Quick, I Need A Doctor 582 Quatrain
01/05/2011 Antiquated Lady's Bout with a Blizzard 603 Narrative
01/05/2011 Pass the Salt, Please 1160 Narrative
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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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