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Poems by Janis Thompson

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Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
08/23/2017 A Covered Bridge Ahead 36 Quatrain
08/22/2017 Blowing in the Wind 36 Free verse
08/22/2017 The Marker 34 Rhyme
08/20/2017 Beneath the Sword of Damocles 43 Quatrain
08/18/2017 SEASONAL COLOR 47 Couplet
08/18/2017 Once Upon a Fairy Tale 45 Couplet
08/17/2017 To Vietnam Veterans 55 Quatrain
08/16/2017 A Touch Eternal 32 Sedoka
08/15/2017 COLLABORATION CONTEST 49 Free verse
08/13/2017 The Iron Lung 54 Quatrain
08/11/2017 The Letters 101 Monorhyme
08/10/2017 Contentment 54 Rhyme
08/05/2017 Earth Angel, Fallen Angel 99 Rhyme
08/04/2017 Love is Actually a Gift 94 Rispetto
07/31/2017 On Don McLean's American Pie 55 Couplet
07/30/2017 A Debt 108 Free verse
07/25/2017 The God Seeds 124 Free verse
07/24/2017 On Second Look 76 Monoku
07/24/2017 Merrily Streaming 75 Quintain (English)
07/23/2017 The Way of Words 95 Rhyme
07/19/2017 Obsession 92 Acrostic
07/19/2017 A Lighthouse Speaks 107 Rispetto
07/18/2017 Modern Vanity 83 Free verse
07/18/2017 The Touch 119 Verse
07/18/2017 A Slow Storm 145 Sonnet
07/14/2017 Midnight Songs 140 Quintain (English)
07/13/2017 Exotica 95 Free verse
07/12/2017 Eyes 128 Rhyme
07/10/2017 Autumn Sunset 148 Haiku
07/08/2017 Brief: Fallen 98 Monorhyme
07/01/2017 Happy Days 195 Quatrain
06/30/2017 My Precious, Darling Nissan Boy 149 Quatern
06/28/2017 Rainy Day Times 132 Rispetto
06/25/2017 Trust Me Baby This Is Love 169 Sonnet
06/25/2017 Glass Memories 222 Quatrain
06/24/2017 EUTAW PLACE MEMOIRS 98 Verse
06/22/2017 Wilted Rose 132 Tanka
06/19/2017 Summer Rain Storms 145 Ottava rima
06/19/2017 What Will Tomorrow Bring 168 Pantoum
06/19/2017 Ode to Jack 225 Ode
06/19/2017 Which One Are You 122 Free verse
06/18/2017 Blue Daisy Bouquet 174 Rhyme
06/14/2017 Tomorrow 96 Monoku
06/13/2017 Sing Out Bells 124 Verse
06/12/2017 The Quaint Flame 184 Quatrain
06/12/2017 The Lost Poem 254 Light Poetry
06/08/2017 Gemini Sun 197 Haiku
06/08/2017 Sun Rays 136 Haiku
06/02/2017 June's Pride 314 Couplet
06/02/2017 God Knows Where I Am 116 Free verse
05/30/2017 Page of Volumes 103 Parallelismus Membrorum
05/25/2017 Vincent Loved Yellow 238 Cinquain
05/24/2017 The Speed of the Metronome 123 Rhyme
05/24/2017 Elegy to a Weeping Willow 198 Elegy
05/13/2017 The Garden 194 Rhyme
05/09/2017 Descry, A Pleiades 137 Verse
05/07/2017 Ode to Odd 330 Ode
05/06/2017 May Showers 304 Couplet
04/30/2017 Neighbors 205 Verse
04/30/2017 A Ninette 118 Ninette
04/27/2017 song bird 159 Haiku
04/26/2017 Defeating Fear 110 Terzanelle
04/24/2017 Heaven's Silence 186 Quatrain
04/24/2017 It's Here 333 Free verse
04/19/2017 Marriage 155 Verse
04/19/2017 Easter Lily 177 Haiku
04/16/2017 Broken Soldiers 171 Rhyme
04/15/2017 Loyalty 234 Verse
04/13/2017 Gazing at the Dawn 178 Tanka
04/08/2017 A Leaf Picture 241 Lanterne
04/01/2017 A Virgin's Keepsake 170 Kimo
03/30/2017 Unshackle my Verse 185 Verse
03/29/2017 Ode to Flowers 458 Ode
03/26/2017 In the Corner 186 Rhyme
03/23/2017 The In Between 163 Free verse
03/21/2017 Green Jungle War 236 Jueju
03/21/2017 The Vernal Equinox 221 Couplet
03/20/2017 Mosher 232 Free verse
03/20/2017 New Day 137 Couplet
03/19/2017 Spring Is Coming Soon 224 Acrostic
03/15/2017 Crescent Moondreams 305 Verse
03/09/2017 Transition - Upside down world 388 Free verse
03/09/2017 Images 502 Couplet
03/09/2017 Kismet 208 Verse
03/07/2017 Millennium Noises 238 Rhyme
03/04/2017 River Story 313 Verse
03/04/2017 Deja Vu 281 Couplet
03/04/2017 Journeys 281 Verse
03/01/2017 Being Nana 206 Couplet
03/01/2017 WHAT THE EYE SEES THE HEART CANNOT FORGET 355 Rhyme
02/27/2017 Daydream Melody 852 Iambic Pentameter
02/25/2017 Just a Little 248 Couplet
02/25/2017 Anxiety 149 Acrostic
02/24/2017 Impatience 212 Verse
02/21/2017 TRIAD IN 7 BEATS-Necklace 221 Verse
02/19/2017 On Becoming Immortal 483 Iambic Pentameter
02/19/2017 THE POET'S PLUCK - Langston Hughes 162 Quatrain
02/19/2017 History 406 Verse
02/12/2017 The Absurdity 589 Free verse
02/12/2017 Good Morning Heartache - Billie Holiday 488 Heroic Couplets
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Quote Left Some people will follow anything even if it isn't going anywhere. Quote Right
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Quote Left The heartbeat of poetry is iambic pentameter. Quote Right
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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.