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Poems by Doug Vinson

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Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
03/25/2017 Big Dog 1041 Prose Poetry
03/25/2017 Cornered by an Evil Muse 737 Free verse
03/23/2017 Rainbow Colored Camouflage 798 Prose Poetry
03/22/2017 Love is Blind 864 Prose Poetry
03/18/2017 Bloody Feet 736 Couplet
03/18/2017 Bloody Feet Upon the Slab 930 Rhyme
03/17/2017 Spring, the Puppy Season 875 Rhyme
02/28/2017 The Far Side of the River 996 Verse
02/26/2017 The Night I Fell Like Rain 1403 Rhyme
02/24/2017 If I Ruled the World 1053 Rhyme
02/23/2017 Slow Colors 1008 Free verse
02/21/2017 The Rider 1253 Quatrain
02/02/2017 Seasons Passing 809 Sonnet
01/24/2017 It's too early to write poetry 677 Rhyme
01/06/2017 The Inclination of Glass Cannons 870 Quatrain
12/31/2016 My Inspirations 1378 Free verse
12/31/2016 1985 Robert Mondavi Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve 521 Free verse
12/29/2016 About the Moon 848 Free verse
12/26/2016 Teardrop 2037 Concrete
12/25/2016 The Day After Christmas 1703 Prose Poetry
12/23/2016 What the Dead Said about their Favorite Song 860 Quatrain
12/21/2016 The Sun Stays Away These Days 866 Epic
12/19/2016 How the Moon does it 1051 tristich
12/17/2016 Photos with Glitches on Invisible Wings 591 Quatrain
12/17/2016 I never had you at all 966 Quatrain
12/16/2016 Courage In Her 755 Free verse
12/14/2016 Shine 573 Prose Poetry
12/14/2016 Night People 429 Free verse
12/13/2016 The Temple of Automatic Wondering 671 Free verse
12/13/2016 The Seeker 968 Sonnet
12/11/2016 She Spoke 683 Prose
12/11/2016 If I was the Poetic Elephant in the Room 690 Light Poetry
12/10/2016 Every Day is New 437 Quatrain
12/09/2016 When She Called the Game 491 Rhyme
12/09/2016 August 429 Free verse
12/09/2016 The Edge of the Cliff 465 Sonnet
12/09/2016 Stripped 567 Haiku
12/09/2016 Holiday Limerick 641 Limerick
12/06/2016 Duplex 884 Verse
12/06/2016 Serein 653 Verse
12/06/2016 Shooting Blank Verse 443 Blank verse
12/06/2016 If I Were an Elephant 1609 Verse
12/06/2016 Home from Vietnam 579 Prose Poetry
12/05/2016 Toxic State 458 Verse
12/05/2016 Depression Is 517 Free verse
12/05/2016 Upon My First Rereading 398 Prose Poetry
12/05/2016 The Magic Touch 511 Prose Poetry
12/04/2016 River Life 552 Verse
12/03/2016 A Winter Poem 645 Prose Poetry
12/03/2016 Come and Find Me in my Solitude 515 Prose Poetry
12/02/2016 Cat 5 449 Quatrain
12/02/2016 One Thing That Love Is 1545 Free verse
11/30/2016 When You Wear a Dirty Shirt 963 Free verse
11/30/2016 Parts of a Sailing Ship 524 Quatrain
11/30/2016 You Know You're In The Zone When: 625 Free verse
11/30/2016 The Rescued Life 543 Quatrain
11/29/2016 Scotty 440 Prose
11/29/2016 When I Was Drunk and Wanted Big Words 517 Prose
11/29/2016 The Fault Line 901 Rhyme
11/28/2016 I'd Drink It Down Like Water 597 Light Poetry
11/19/2016 Unrelated Things 498 Free verse
11/18/2016 What is Lost 470 Free verse
11/15/2016 Cemetery Witnessing 599 Prose
11/15/2016 Used to go to this Bar 664 Prose
11/15/2016 When the Weight of the Sky Pushed Them Down 774 Prose
11/15/2016 The Monster 554 Prose
11/15/2016 A Grey Day 483 Free verse
11/15/2016 Observed in a Small Town 515 Prose
11/15/2016 Two Guys I Worked With - Gone Now 563 Prose
11/15/2016 The Center of Spring 515 Prose Poetry
11/13/2016 My Father's Eulogy 568 Quatrain
11/12/2016 One Good Thing 1343 Prose

Quotes

Quote Left How alone we all are, wrapped within our thoughts, wearing them as our daily skin. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment | by Doug Vinson

Quote Left There was no way to predict my course in advance. Yet, looking back, it all makes sense. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment | by Doug Vinson

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Have worked "on the road" on electrical transformers and other large electrical apparatus for 32 years.  Was a bricklayer before that, and a Computer Science major in college still farther back.

Home is now Atlanta, Georgia, after it being Ohio for most of my life.  Worked in Canada for 9 years, lived there for 4 (Nova Scotia), ending in 1994.

I love my wife, computer games, traveling, beverages, arguing, philosophy and writing.