Poetry Forum Areas

Introduce Yourself

New to PoetrySoup? Introduce yourself here. Tell us something about yourself.

Looking for a Poem

Can't find a poem you've read before? Looking for a poem for a special person or an occasion? Ask other member for help.

Writing Poetry

Ways to improve your poetry. Post your techniques, tips, and creative ideas how to write better.

High Critique

For poets who want unrestricted constructive criticism. This is NOT a vanity workshop. If you do not want your poem seriously critiqued, do not post here. Constructive criticism only. PLEASE Only Post One Poem a Day!!!

How do I...?

Ask PoetrySoup Members how to do something or find something on PoetrySoup.


Poems by Janis Thompson

Janis Thompson Avatar Janis Thompson - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is a list of all poems written by poet Janis Thompson. Please view and comment on the work of this PoetrySoup poet. Remember, Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth. Thank you.

Read Poems by Janis Thompson

Best Janis Thompson Poems

+ Follow Poet

The poem(s) are below...


Poems

New Poems will show here 15 minutes after posting.
1234
Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
10/19/2017 Quicken My Heart 28 Rhyme
10/19/2017 May I Explain Your Name 31 Free verse
10/18/2017 MINIMALIST-You May Forget But 31 Free verse
10/17/2017 Midnight Romance 32 Sonnet
10/16/2017 Queen of Halloween 51 Senryu
10/16/2017 Quite Fragile 40 Quatrain
10/14/2017 SAD 39 Rhyme
10/14/2017 Broken-Hearted Woman's Song 57 Quatrain
10/10/2017 The Pleiades 64 Quatrain
10/10/2017 Deception 72 Pantoum
10/08/2017 World Cruise 57 Acrostic
10/08/2017 For Sake of Form 50 Couplet
10/07/2017 Silver Girl 83 Quatrain
10/06/2017 Sweet Times 187 Iambic Pentameter
10/05/2017 Dancing Sunrays 66 ABC
10/04/2017 The Nature of War 114 Rhyme
10/04/2017 SEVENBITS-MASK 36 Verse
10/01/2017 Victory for Vagabonds 88 Verse
09/27/2017 Look Mommy 77 Quatrain
09/26/2017 The Old Man and the Singer- Mystic 78 Free verse
09/25/2017 Voices 81 Free verse
09/25/2017 Sound Retreat 88 Quatrain
09/24/2017 The Flame of the Flamenco 114 Narrative
09/24/2017 Autumn Love 80 Free verse
09/21/2017 Unsaid and Said 89 Rhyme
09/20/2017 In My Garden 126 Rhyme
09/20/2017 Sir Oak 139 Personification
09/15/2017 Silhouette 117 Ottava rima
09/13/2017 Death in Grayscale 80 Quatrain
09/11/2017 Expression 78 Verse
09/08/2017 Omnipresent 73 Sedoka
09/07/2017 AUTUMN ROYAL 104 Rhyme royal
09/05/2017 Inspirations 70 Terzanelle
09/05/2017 Whitney 2 - Daddy 1933 123 Verse
09/03/2017 Houston 176 Ottava rima
08/28/2017 Hot City Days 162 Couplet
08/28/2017 Endless Days 129 Rhyme
08/27/2017 Midnight in the Age of Unreason 96 Free verse
08/27/2017 Dear Dr Freud 136 Quatrain
08/26/2017 A Tangled Mess 164 Terzanelle
08/26/2017 A Stone's Throw 94 Rhyme
08/25/2017 Dear Lord, I Need 68 Quatrain
08/23/2017 A Covered Bridge Ahead 108 Quatrain
08/22/2017 Blowing in the Wind 109 Free verse
08/22/2017 The Marker 58 Rhyme
08/20/2017 Beneath the Sword of Damocles 93 Quatrain
08/18/2017 SEASONAL COLOR 194 Couplet
08/18/2017 Once Upon a Fairy Tale 154 Couplet
08/17/2017 To Vietnam Veterans 164 Quatrain
08/16/2017 A Touch Eternal 82 Senryu
08/15/2017 COLLABORATION CONTEST 72 Free verse
08/13/2017 The Iron Lung 176 Quatrain
08/11/2017 The Letters 213 Monorhyme
08/10/2017 Contentment 99 Rhyme
08/05/2017 Earth Angel, Fallen Angel 184 Rhyme
08/04/2017 Ottava Rima 213 Ottava rima
07/31/2017 On Don McLean's American Pie 88 Couplet
07/30/2017 A Debt 126 Free verse
07/25/2017 The God Seeds 162 Free verse
07/24/2017 On Second Look 92 Monoku
07/24/2017 Merrily Streaming 92 Quintain (English)
07/23/2017 The Way of Words 119 Rhyme
07/19/2017 Obsession 137 Acrostic
07/19/2017 A Lighthouse Speaks 149 Rispetto
07/18/2017 Modern Vanity 110 Free verse
07/18/2017 The Touch 154 Verse
07/18/2017 A Slow Storm 175 Sonnet
07/14/2017 Midnight Songs 191 Quintain (English)
07/13/2017 Exotica 181 Free verse
07/12/2017 Eyes 160 Rhyme
07/10/2017 Autumn Sunset 194 Haiku
07/08/2017 Fallen Flower 150 Monorhyme
07/01/2017 Happy Days 225 Quatrain
06/30/2017 My Precious, Darling Nissan Boy 192 Quatern
06/28/2017 Rainy Day Times 154 Rispetto
06/25/2017 Trust Me Baby This Is Love 178 Sonnet
06/25/2017 Glass Memories 355 Sonnet
06/24/2017 EUTAW PLACE MEMOIRS 114 Verse
06/22/2017 Wilted Rose 171 Tanka
06/19/2017 Rainstorm 198 Ottava rima
06/19/2017 What Will Tomorrow Bring 219 Pantoum
06/19/2017 Ode to Jack 276 Ode
06/19/2017 Which One Are You 142 Free verse
06/18/2017 Blue Daisy Bouquet 201 Rhyme
06/14/2017 Tomorrow 135 Monoku
06/13/2017 Sing Out Bells 152 Verse
06/12/2017 The Quaint Flame 241 Quatrain
06/12/2017 The Lost Poem 293 Light Poetry
06/08/2017 Gemini Sun 222 Haiku
06/08/2017 Sun Rays 153 Haiku
06/02/2017 June's Pride 346 Rhyme
06/02/2017 God Knows Where I Am 129 Free verse
05/30/2017 Page of Volumes 119 Parallelismus Membrorum
05/25/2017 Vincent Loved Yellow 278 Cinquain
05/24/2017 The Speed of the Metronome 146 Rhyme
05/24/2017 Elegy to a Weeping Willow 257 Elegy
05/13/2017 The Garden 250 Rhyme
05/09/2017 Descry, A Pleiades 149 Verse
05/07/2017 Ode to Odd 368 Ode
05/06/2017 May Showers 338 Couplet
1234

Quotes

Quote Left Some people will follow anything even if it isn't going anywhere. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment | by Janis Thompson

Quote Left The heartbeat of poetry is iambic pentameter. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment | by Janis Thompson

Wall

Biography

This tab is a Premium Membership feature.


Bloggers Photo

Janis Thompson is a retired educator whose career involved teaching high school English, being a reading specialist and an administrator.   She is a mother and a grandmother of two who has been writing poetry since childhood.