Poetry - melissaahowells, Melissa A. Howells




Poet's Homepage | PoetryPoem.com

1. The Future I'm Caught Up In...5/11/2021
2. There Might Be A God In His Heaven---If He'd Bring You Back from Your Hell..
3. Home, Ghuey, Sweet Home
4. I Long For Stars
5. Wild and Unraveling
6. Love A Cat
7. The Great Tsunami Of Our Growing Grief written 3/2.2021--retitled 3/14/2021
8. Max on the max
9. THE HEART IS AN ORGAN ON FIRE
10. Ramada
11. If Prejudice Were Dumb And Could Not Speak
12. All Beings Considered
13. A Man Called Tsuris
14. Great Spirit
15. WAITING ON THE WORLD (March/February 2021 poetry)
16. The Dreaming Life ( A Series Of Dream Vignettes)
17. A Long Long Time Ago
18. Sharp Sticks For The Cinderella's
19. Cool Pea-Green New Leaves....(Imaginarium)
20. Broken Things Are Beautiful
21. It No Longer Surprises Me...
22. OFTEN I'VE WONDERED AS I LISTENED TO TRAINS
23. My Heart Knows.....(TO THOSE WHOSE HEARTS LIVE IN SPRING)
24. MOLECULES
25. I REMEMBER THIS DAY AS IF IT HAD BEEN RECORDED IN A BOOK
26. Like A Small Street Dog Lured In By The Promise Of Meat
27. After Wide Sargasso Sea
28. This Firestorm Of Dying Lights..
29. The Magical Closet( re-edited for clarity of metaphor)
30. Odd Things, Odd Thing.....
31. Kikipurr (For Our Boy/Girl Cats)
32. Don't Breathe 3/17/2021 12:21 AM PST
33. The Legacy List
34. (MELISSA'S) ALL---TRUE---ISMS....3/3/2021 4:51 pm PACIFIC STANDARD TIME
35. Wisdom of the Infinite
36. 21st Century Proverbs...more will be added, you wait and read...
37. Preferring The Stars. (After College)
38. So Glad I Met You
39. WE SHARE... march 2021 poetry
40. The Threshold To The Other World...(March 2021/Feb 2021)
41. February 11, 2012 / Today The Storm...
42. Only Yesterday (For T.J..)
43. WHAT CHIRPLESS CRICKETS MAY PREDICT (IN HORROR MOVIES--DREAM POEM)
44. The Differences
45. No Broom Could Chase Me.
46. Self-Improvementizing....(yes, I made up a new word)
47. The Off Brand
48. Out On The Street
49. Taking Up Alley Living
50. Big Is No Little Adjective. (revised)
51. Liminality
52. YOU DO NOT GROW OLD
53. I Came From Water
54. Every One of Us Has a Door....
55. The House Is Alive
56. THEY NAMED ME ENOUGH
57. THE CRYPT OF THE KEPT AND THE KEEPER
58. UNDECIDED
59. THE MILES THAT ARE LEFT TO GO...
60. To Them, I am Dead, I am Dead
61. I'm Out Of My Dreams 3/12/2021...the pain-body and dreams
62. I Need To Fly
63. Burying the Dark
64. Knock, Then Come Through
65. Being Ourselves...
66. Like The Wind In The Middle Of The Night
67. Uncovered
68. Unseen, The Lilacs And The Daffodils
69. The Blue Buffalo
70. Little Man Orange--My Mister Peanut Butter Trout
71. Not Someone's Grand Illusion
72. The Springtime Shadows Play Games Upon The Wall
73. THE STITCH IN THE TELEPHONE WIRES
74. Patch-Worked Trilogy
75. I Turn Forward
76. The Storm
77. Prairie Town Progress
78. Beyond Door Number Three
79. And Then It Wasn't Hard To Be Eight Years Old
80. Elise, Elise
81. A Bird, A Fly, A Cripple (Pity Poem?)
82. The Make-Up of Molecules
83. HOW
84. Haiku's In Triplicate
85. THERE WILL BE MORE ...
86. EVENTUALLY...
87. The Change In The Change(s)
88. At Night I Dream of Vampires Who Have No Bad Intentions
89. Human History is Pockmarked With Tragedy
90. EXPECT COMPLICATIONS
91. A New Clear
92. What Exactly Comes Next?
93. morning thoughts (begin again)
94. Encounter Before Dawn
95. Somtimes in Surrender
96. The Cruel In The World (Blue Bag Metaphor)
97. Shedding Your Skin
98. On the Wings Of A Bird
99. My Heart Knows Him Still ( For TLP)
100. NEEDING /KNEADING MORE (sometimes)
101. WHAT WILL YOU THINK GENTLE READER, AFTER YOU'VE FINISHED READING THIS?...We Are All Star Children
102. Not My Season
103. Belle Du Jovan
104. The Hope Of All These Things Which Would Never Come In a Box
105. The Best Revenge (For All Your Critic's Critiques)
106. The Birds Are Such Un-numbering Creatures of Distant Hitchcockian Past
107. A Man Of The Clouds
108. Sometimes In Losing I Have Gained A Lot
109. Informed Through Pain
110. Shrine
111. Silver-Tongued Devil
112. I Will Return
113. TONIGHT
114. Expect Yourself
115. When My Blues Are Gone
116. The Factory of Resentments
117. They Grew (A Poem From The Imaginarium)
118. Didn't You Learn That First Lesson In Kindergarten?
119. Where The Weird Actually Tried To Turn Pro
120. Accountants
121. Within The Green Wind Becomes The Fall
122. Open Lines
123. You Got Your Lilly Back
124. Errands (WHAT ARE YOUR UNOFFICIALLY APPOINTED ERRANDS?)
125. the earth is our mother
126. Marinate On This
127. I Write This To Remember
128. And I Smile ( Little Little Bird)
129. All Of Who I Was
130. This Snake
131. What Could a Death Meet-Up Have To Offer?
132. Peace Where There Is No Opportunity
133. Where The Dead Don't Mind...
134. Canis Latrans
135. A Smattering Of Mattering (How Do You Matter)
136. For Another Mean New Sun.
137. I Wish God Had Better Magic
138. What's With The Lead Overshoes?
139. THE POCKET DOOR
140. Dragons
141. The Inner String
142. The Hoping
143. HOME
144. Different
145. wandering the rolling hills ...(written for his model)
146. All You Have To Do Is Breathe....
147. Funny, Not Funny
148. cat speech
149. The Little Bird Said
150. A Start Again...(I Green-Dreamed Again Last Night)
151. two out of three people
152. Lonesome Love
153. All The Changing....
154. Nameless
155. Night Train
156. A Dog Should Have His Tail...
157. Some Children Have Nightmares (tentative title)
158. Last Night
159. Hope Is Sometimes The Best Of All You've Got (definition poem)
160. Enough to Clear The Clouds Away 4/13/2019
161. Devious
162. Checking Out
163. Crows...writing exercise in honor of April /National Poetry month
164. Unwelcomed Like So Much Unfinished Business
165. It Is In The Rain
166. Dream Goblins Of The Night
167. Wake Wake Wake
168. Its About Waking In The Middle Of The Night And Having To Write It All Down
169. The Day You Left (Words From A Half-Remembered Dream)
170. When People Go
171. Only The Choice To Be
172. Words
173. In March (Finally, Spring 2016)
174. The Finisher's Song
175. Weak In The Knees
176. All For Algernon
177. Yes, You--There
178. Two Better Pasttimes. ( A Bit O' Rant)
179. Old Hunters Of The Fall
180. If I Could Be The Sky...
181. All In The Family (Family, What A Concept)
182. In Layers
183. Silent Endings
184. Wake And Remember
185. Someone Send Out A Search Party
186. Small Sentry
187. How I Think That About Every One...
188. All My Children ( CATS ARE PEOPLE TOO)
189. Unknowing
190. Call This Our Autumn
191. Nothing's Sadder Than A Rose
192. It Comes At Night
193. Falling Leaf, Falling Man/Woman, Rising Star
194. Afterwards...
195. Evidence
196. It Feels Better To Be Unfinished (Wish-Unspoken, But With My Eyes)
197. Oh What A Fall
198. Perhaps I Too, Was Frozen
199. The Hot Seasons
200. You Are (I'm Here With You)
201. Joyce Will Soon Be Seventy-Something
202. in-EFFECTIVE (Fragile)
203. Like a Small Child Tucked Into
204. Spokes Spoken
205. Plain Speakin' (Lyrical Poem)
206. From The Point Of A Star
207. All Too Clearly Now
208. STRAIGHT FROM MY TILT-A-WORLD (legal copyright Melissa A Howells 6/13/2018 10:01am PST time/date stamped)
209. It Is The Rain
210. Its Their Problem
211. Hello Neighbor
212. Les Animaux
213. A Little Bad Romance
214. This Is It
215. With Words, I See A World I No Longer Fit In
216. Where None Should Grow
217. Someone Burned The Trees
218. Something More...
219. Ghost Fox
220. I'm An Old Bad Dog Barking At The Rain
221. Live Your Life The Best You Can Within Your Own Follicles
222. Live And Let Live
223. Imperfect
224. Now Is My Season
225. I wonder......
226. The Metaphor That Keeps On Giving...
227. In Simpatico
228. Romance For The Unrefined Mind...
229. Hunger (Whose Is It?)
230. Dog Lives Are Shorter
231. This Is Your New Portland Now
232. What It Means To Go Missing
233. The Light Goes On In The Attic (WeAll Have Addictons)
234. Hello Grief...
235. Illustration
236. Not Mine
237. For You Who Knows The Rain
238. The Seven Billion
239. Blur
240. Preschool Presence of Mind
241. What Truth There Is When You See It (Maybe I'm A Man...)
242. transaction and interchange
243. Throne Of Stars
244. Useless (Eaters)
245. In The Winter Park
246. Snow Is A Softening Of The Rain
247. I Am Time
248. Brilliance
249. Laughing Maid (They Called Me)
250. Some Women/Some Woman
251. The Knowledge...
252. Time Does Not Recognize Me
253. Storms
254. The Times Have Come Back Of Great Want And Lack, This Is The New Great Depression
255. Counting The Long Days, Tilling The Greens
256. Coming Off Small
257. All Tarted Up
258. why We celebrate the losers
259. Little Water Bug ( learning the lesson of true pain)
260. Hope You Enjoyed The Eclipse While It Lasted
261. I Am....( a keen observation )
262. The Secret Eater
263. Circumstance Changes All
264. Written For My Father Who Isn't Here To Know
265. Life's A Candle
266. Malla Batsick
267. not the story of my youth
268. (A Prayer of Intercession--Brief Joy)
269. Paying For The Sins
270. C Students
271. For The Loss Of A Ghost Like You
272. Fragile Shell Of Morning
273. Boy Restored
274. July's Message
275. And With Words I Let Them Go
276. When He Returns From The Road
277. The Crow Is A Songbird
278. the brand of disappointment
279. Flashes, Glimpses, Moments, Time
280. Some Will
281. Please Don't Bring Me Flowers
282. Beware The Sign of Sagittarius
283. No Woman's Friend
284. Sometimes Love Comes With Electricity
285. She Is My Friend
286. Some People
287. Every Time I Listen To the Wind.
288. If I Were Your Island....
289. Need You (note of encouragement to self)
290. Poem Untitled, But, If Not For You
291. (You're) Still Here
292. The Un-Promised Land
293. I Travel Every Time I Think Of You
294. As Sick As My Secrets
295. From The Desert
296. Have You Ever Been Blue (self talk of encouragement)
297. I Know Most Who I Am When You Are In The Room
298. He's There
299. Then The Little Silver Fish Came
300. I Keep My Ray Bans Handy
301. Into The Swirling Sea Of White.
302. Some Meaningful Proof For A Hopeful Dreamer's Eyes
303. Oh, Now, The Pink Moon
304. Who's Zoomin' Who?
305. Beauty
306. This Cow Tale
307. Like A Snow-globe
308. these times they have changed us
309. visions of sugarplums by the river bank
310. What Is This Death? ( As I Grow Older And Nearer To It)
311. Come On Now
312. And You Might Be The Reaper
313. Mrs. Stine, Isn't It Time?
314. I Speak for Those Whose Voice Would Be Taken Out Of Social Circulation
315. Certain Succulent Pieces Of Time
316. And Even Stars Die
317. So Much Beauty
318. Hope You Like It, Not
319. A Tesseract OrTwo
320. un-Completion (I Prefer It)
321. Here They Are Triumphant, The Crows
322. I Talk To A Machine In My Darkness
323. What If
324. Limitless
325. Woman Of A Certain Age
326. Confetti Universe
327. I Wish You Well (a prayer)
328. What'll I Do, Without You
329. You Are Not My Audience, I Just Borrowed You For Awhile
330. whern night becomes day
331. Now I Am The One Who Chooses To Chose
332. Hot Sauce Packet Poem
333. How Each Death Changes The World
334. Lost Before You Began
335. Not A Good-bye Day (For Our Ghuey)
336. definition (poetry 101 for me)
337. The Tail (tale) She Had Long and Tall and High And Proud
338. This Home I Long For Yet Have Never Seen
339. A Thousand Words For Snow Are Spoken By The Eskimos
340. Outside the Window, Frozen
341. in times like these... January 6 2017
342. Enjoying My Newly Acquired Small Deserted Island, Thank You...
343. Where Did Mrs Smith and Her Little Pink House Go?..
344. after- midnight marauder's ice capades
345. A Box Of Darkness
346. Friend Squirrel I Call You December
347. Butterfly Girls Like Me Were Meant To Fly
348. Bitter Medicine
349. Of A Wounded Branch
350. The Forward Pass
351. I Have Changed My Mind (waiting un-patiently for Spring)
352. Cannot Bring Her Back
353. God Created The Universe, Then Look Who Happened
354. Hide From The Rain
355. Oh woe the womb
356. Was I Reflected
357. Speck Of Dirt
358. Wise Children
359. Her Controversy Will Always Be His
360. That Poet Girl
361. Good Weather Gone
362. What Does Become Of Us
363. Over-done Potato
364. Let Heaven Be Spring
365. Blood Poem (Sanguine)
366. Describe 9-17-2016/9:04 AM PST
367. Your Smile Lacks
368. Don't Want Your Prayers
369. In The Distant Fog Of Dreams
370. Greyhound's Lament
371. Where Have You Gone?
372. Bat-Ness ( The Vespertilians)
373. The Bullying of Mr. Big Life
374. My Ocean's Roaring
375. I Remember Her
376. When Two Thoughts Collide
377. We All Fall Down
378. Saying My Piece About Writing Here
379. Better Than A Cyanide Capsule
380. none of our dirty business
381. who will save themselves (show me how they will do it)
382. On That Fateful Day
383. what makes a monster (sympathy for the monster)
384. Stronger Than The Brave
385. When Words Failed Me
386. Just Listening
387. Not A Disease
388. Affliction for Affection
389. It Could Be Spring
390. AWAKEN TO....my ode to Spring
391. Poly-Gorgon
392. (She Speaks In Parables)
393. I Want My Peace
394. Flying Low
395. You Asked Me If You Were A Good Mother
396. (So For You) What Is Love? /Definitions
397. Enough to Clear The Rain Away
398. for what she's worth...
399. Potato Chip
400. of my battered heart
401. why not ask the cat?
402. Astonish
403. A sibling narrative of lies
404. Reflecting
405. Time-Time (or Leading With My Chin)
406. This Is Not A Soft Story
407. Live The Way You Are (Paper Hearts)
408. The Ways Of The Ones (herded from the truth)
409. Gathering of the Palavering
410. 437759
411. Like Mad Romans
412. You Aint Nothin' Better Than
413. Less
414. "Crazy" They Call Me
415. Dance Of The DNA Daughters
416. Odd Thoughts and Juxtapositions
417. Watercolors
418. July 4 2015
419. (The) Nightmare Man
420. It Came To Me While Doing Laundry On A Sunday Looking For Some Blank Space To Write In Before It Was All Gone...
421. Lizard Mansions
422. Melted Chocolate Bar Memory
423. Thoughts While Nibbling Designer Toast
424. Haiku 2005 Revised
425. No Ropes Love
426. I Would Be Happy, Yes I Would
427. What Butterfly Must Do
428. Another New Born Babe Of A Poem
429. Trick Photography
430. Resentment Survivors
431. Observations on a City, Thursday Afternoon
432. You Can't Live Forever (And Ain't That A Relief)
433. For The Loss Of Words
434. Who Makes A Mother
435. Haiku For A Spent Spring
436. Theater of Da-Da
437. Choose Sides Now
438. Hope And Loss Two Fraternal Twins of The Same Reluctant Mother
439. From Direct Experience...Isn't That Life?
440. Think Again
441. The Unrescued Boy
442. Hello February Crocuses
443. Taking A Long Journey to Nowhere To Return
444. Trust Is An Extinct Animal
445. Neighborly
446. Moving On Out ( Thank God) 1-30-2015
447. Canner's Lament 1970
448. Share Your Warm Cookie(s)
449. Death Is A Long Dark Door (Written 2002)
450. Stripped Down To The Nothings....
451. It is hard to loose a parent (at any age)
452. Endeavor Narcissus
453. The Best News (is the end of the day)
454. Anaconda (Portland 2004)
455. The Joy Of Dreams
456. The Silences (my silences)
457. A Circle (written April 14th 2003)
458. Two Haiku's from 2003
459. Revenge (written in the summer of 1981)
460. More Haiku's from April 2003
461. You Never Know What You Will Hear Riding On A Bus
462. Been Down/Been There 2003
463. Confessionalists
464. Something Wild
465. in the end it was the words
466. The Narrowing With Age
467. The Last One: Homage to The Carrier Pigeon Martha
468. You Are The Wilderness
469. The New Luster of Life (after the horrible scare)
470. snow scene: bird girl on winter hill
471. do you know how to be a good neighbor...in the cold
472. why am I still here?
473. Fourteen Hundred Miles
474. No One Owns The Land
475. My Brother The Coyote
476. Judging The Rain
477. Swimming With Neptune
478. Ding-Dong The Witch is Gone ...now we'll have some peace
479. Absinthe and Retreat
480. Mister Misbegotten.
481. sometimes I wonder (selfishness)
482. No One Likes a Challenge A Challenger or One Who Wears Smart Pants
483. A Lesson Learned From A Feedback, Thank You, Mindfully
484. Dedicated For Those Whose Door Has Never Been Opened
485. Point of View (Alzheimer's Early Onset/Mother) Rough Draft
486. SO SAYETH THE LEG (the right one, of course)
487. (I Could Tell Her So Much) But She's Not Here
488. How She Loved Blue
489. Opinion/Commentary...Don't Feedback/ Just for the fun of it
490. great animal magic
491. the falling man (or the man who could fly)
492. Make (of) Me A Snow Angel
493. make no more God poems for me today
494. landscapes escapes to dreamscapes
495. Chicken Fat
496. I have no generations to succeed me so that I can be remembered
497. the life and times of Medusa
498. some witches never know when things are going well
499. If This Is Any Art For Which You Care
500. The Life of Tigger
501. Good bye Little Crow....(I'm so sad and sorry)
502. maybe some fool will notice y'all
503. Fifty-Five Needs to Be A Whole Lot Cockier
504. Tuesday afternoon in the jewelry box
505. The Haircut Thing
506. okay, that was a weird one
507. the world is filled with folks who ain't got no feeling
508. what do I gotta do but start over
509. what's in a name
510. things to write about on the bus
511. feathered friends
512. the slave is freed
513. something better to run to...
514. Salad
515. Now, There Is A Writer
516. Only You ? (refrigerator magnet poetry)
517. @ Crazy Quilt/Crazy World
518. ++ prophecy ++
519. -- DOG/FISH-- a dream state/story
520. new ribbons in the sky
521. Rooster ( A Very Short Story In 5 Parts)
522. Threading Myself Through The River Called Night
523. ** FOUR o'clock shadow **
524. The Orneriness
525. evening thoughts on a train
526. Here In The Garden Of Our Hearts
527. No More Boxes No More Boxes No More Boxes
528. A Rant On Being Right
529. I Banish Memory
530. Drowsing in The Early Morning Rain
531. The Sky Reflects
532. Dream of The Blue Racers
533. OLD TREE
534. the tale of one hundred
535. I cannot explain You away with words
536. A Day Spent Together At The Sand Hills Of Jamestown
537. the Mother I am and am not
538. dream achaeologist
539. definitions:
540. the residuals
541. welcome back, poem
542. the fix
543. A N G E R
544. nothing lasts
545. such little things
546. I Am Sad For Mr Jagger's Girlfriend
547. This Optimism
548. Animikii
549. the hungry wolf.
550. IS THIS GOOD-BYE? ( YES/NO?)
551. pebbles of hope 3-6-2014
552. the last conversation
553. improved in the groove
554. a thing which has no words
555. to be my own element
556. Little Cat cries
557. The Bare Bones
558. feeling lousy and low-brow
559. she was done with words
560. (What Can Happen) when wishing can make it snow
561. one Friday morning
562. the seed of my identity
563. I Keep Dreaming Of Storms
564. one for me, and one for the horse
565. t h e c o n t r a r i a n
566. mother nature has devised new means for my end
567. your heart has a message for you brother
568. connecting synapses across miles and millennia
569. the cat speaks of himself
570. a metaphor of fear
571. Little Houses
572. It Is Your Habit
573. The New Modern Muse Pygmalion
574. people of the prairie
575. Mr Grey ( a re-write from 1997)
576. the conversations we have between us
577. random thoughts on a brilliant sunny day
578. a blessing, surely, the day you found us
579. giving is a lesson in learning how to receive (gratitude)
580. on the day I die (written in a flash)
581. unconscious
582. a lesson to teach, a lesson to learn
583. outside falls the rain
584. written in December before Christmas **
585. Lipstick Tales
586. Nightmare Ditty for the Dark Man
587. what is dreaming?
588. Near Sunrise In October
589. (see) how you cry-out
590. Witness
591. stubborn
592. two sides
593. necessary evil
594. from the tomb of three days sleeping
595. It Was The Best of Your Best That You Had Left To Me, Father
596. early morning thought cloud in october
597. feeling the rain
598. Beautiful Friend
599. out with the felines
600. x x x kisses x x x
601. because we are temporary
602. Lull the Day to Night
603. when, we, en masse, are dying
604. when night is not enough for dreams
605. when what I long for is oblivion.
606. Going Back
607. All Wet
608. The End of Your Reign
609. One Which Brings Me Unending Release
610. bicycled-in bounty
611. what grown up children of alcoholics do*
612. flutter of black
613. A Promise Is
614. So....
615. Stand *or...Ode To A Three-Legged Coyote
616. 40 plus years ago in an overgrown garden
617. Succulencia
618. and all to which they attach (* hold fast to life while you are able)
619. thoughts on the eve of the prodigal cat returning home
620. death comes for a visit * and nearly stays...
621. Better To Bend Than Be Broken (CHANGE)
622. with the memory of you growing transient as invisible ink
623. a heart sometimes breaks when it dares to believe in miracles
624. Describe
625. Black Hole Singularity
626. The Way of Violence
627. The Parts of Me Kept Secret
628. The Vibration Which Moves Us Slowly Towards
629. Luminary
630. Perchance
631. Approaching Normal , Then Veering Right
632. One Of Modigliani's Women
633. When Crickets Stop Chirping
634. Last Thoughts On A Star-Filled Night In Spring
635. ghouls of boyfriends past... (looming)
636. The Definition of Ambivalence/Haiku
637. The Re-Dreaming
638. the slap of clarity
639. I Will Ascend Or Fall
640. I Am Unsubstantial
641. Monsters (Aren't We All)
642. drearied (really, a MUST read)
643. One Storm, Lone Woman, One Umbrella
644. What Its Like, Huh, Is This What Its Like?
645. i understand why civil war girls wore lockets
646. My Green-Eyed Best Friend, Always
647. Do Butterflies Know?
648. Small Groupings To Read on All Hallowed Eve
649. List of The Things I Have Missed
650. Kaleidoscope (For Ann, My Mother)
651. Adult Child Has Questions For Her Dead Parents.
652. Adjusting: Define. What Does It Mean? Grey Geography.
653. Our Glasses Clinked, Like A Bell Of Mindfulness
654. A Piano Story
655. Sometimes, He Goes Traveling
656. hmmm...how did we happen?
657. I Hate Bacon
658. If Love Is So Simple
659. Nonsense Song (What Merry Meant)
660. If You Had To Fill Out An Application (To Be My Boyfriend)
661. Robin Kill
662. Melissa (Little Bee)
663. You Are What You Do. (This Is A Message To Them All)
664. Look Out How You Use ( Bad Words)
665. Sky of Pall
666. To The Myth-Makers Liars & Self-Deceivers I Am Now A Non-Believer
667. Apple?
668. Before All That Needs To Be Said Is Done
669. Vulnerable.
670. Blood Ivory
671. A Friend By Any Other Name
672. Newest Primer Lesson
673. Later Hours
674. Lucky Was Easy
675. Poetry: Its How I See
676. Its A Whole Big Blue World, Ain't It?
677. He's Onto
678. Not For The Bloom of Tears Cultivated These Last 100 Years
679. Locked Out of the Moon Mad World
680. Snow, Suddenly
681. Non Compos Mentis (Blues)
682. So Easy Is The Diagnosis
683. Tomorrow Is A Little Girl's Word
684. Invention:Are You The Motherhood Of?
685. Shell (Object Poem or Not?)
686. A Succession of Haiku's 2009
687. A One Word Feedback By Any Other Name Would Be....
688. The City (in Memory of Minneapolis)
689. crow girl in tuxedo
690. I Live In A Place Where No Brave People (Of Fine Reputation) Dare Dwell
691. Snow Fort Symmetry
692. One Last Poem (for the Old Year)
693. The Moon Is Hope
694. Thank You for My Birthday (Capricornus)
695. A Run On of Early Morning Consciousness
696. I'm Going To Grow Up To Be (A Drone Pilot)
697. 19 May/ 19 December
698. Stale December
699. Incongruity
700. What Did The Geese Know?
701. OPTIMISM...Look at It Beaming
702. Lettuce Leaf People
703. Lamentation For a Left Leg
704. At The End of It All
705. SHE (We Find Her To Be A Disservice)
706. Quit Yer Blubberin and Let Me Read...(or do I really have a direct responsibility to the audience for their feelings?)_
707. Disturbance
708. Hibernating
709. No Fair Tales To Cleave To Now
710. Pyrrhic Victory
711. Live as a Garanimal
712. To Be Just Like You.
713. Ghost
714. Leaving Inertia
715. Collection of Disorganized Thinking on a Cold November Day
716. In The Cold Winter's Rain
717. Whatever, the Weather, the Sun or the Stars
718. cornucopia (of the unrefined) mind
719. Gadgets
720. A-Mused
721. Autumn's Wild
722. Writers (Some)
723. Thought Planes and Scan Pills
724. The Black Magic of Human Relations
725. Remove The Fist
726. Daisie
727. Daisie II (Daisie You Are Forever)
728. Disappear
729. Love A Possibility
730. The Silences
731. Come And Visit Me
732. Find A Man Who Cares (What You Think)
733. Disconnected From The Powers Of Emotion
734. We Could Have Been (Good Friends)
735. Git Along....
736. How Do You Prepare
737. They Came In
738. You Are Back (again)
739. In Too Much
740. Try To Have A Good Night
741. Not The Soured Milk of Human Kindness.
742. For A Friend
743. White Cat.
744. Quiet Kills
745. No More, Never Mind
746. Grocery List For A Summer Afternoon
747. Serenity and Self-Preservation
748. Spaces
749. no longer yours (contagion)
750. Its The First Day
751. A Thought In The Dark
752. Let Us Make A Nest
753. Even, If One Day, Reincarnation
754. Happy Un-Birthday, Darling
755. The Soul Searches
756. Preparedness
757. For the Years of Dancing (Dance Hall Days Gone)
758. Small Smile
759. (All) The Stranger To Myself
760. The Unedited Life (She says what she means to say...)
761. Hello?
762. I Feel Fine(r)
763. You Can't Be Telling The Truth...
764. Tell Three Truths, Then One Lie
765. Waiting for a Storm that Never Comes
766. Mercy Mercy Mercy
767. Love Letter to the Wind
768. No Write-Off
769. Technicolor
770. He Wakes With the Chickens (Catsonova)
771. A Forever Song of You
772. I Wonder At The World Anne-like
773. (Let Me Help You) Discover the Unexplored Country
774. She Hit You
775. "Loaf"
776. His Words Immortalized About Horses
777. I Want You Not To Walk Out On You
778. Primer Lesson For Toms
779. To One Who Made The Difference (to me)
780. Some Serious Silliness
781. Epitaph 2012
782. (You Did Me) By The Numbers
783. Asking (The Right Questions)
784. Watercolor Daydreams
785. No Shoes On
786. Sleep
787. Emptied
788. 444 Goodnight
789. You Made Me Feel (Just Like 20)
790. The Husk Before October
791. The Old Old Times
792. Lens
793. Look At The Pictures.
794. Refrigerator Poetry
795. Now, Right In Front of You
796. Lead Us Not...
797. --- She Floated In ---
798. Too Little of Peace
799. In the Big Lake Country
800. Tallest of the Tall Trees
801. (I'm Only Speaking) The Advice I've Heard Before
802. You Are Not The One, Not My Darling
803. A Circle
804. The Last Sigh of Twilight
805. Haiku Untitled 2003
806. indirect
807. Cold Blue Steel
808. Inner Horizon
809. Cold
810. R A N T
811. Put A Band-aid On Your Forehead
812. So Much Truth Is Wasted On The Experienced
813. The Chicken of Depression
814. Fabricators
815. Green Lava Imaginarium
816. This Is A Serious Poem
817. Optional Feature
818. The All Night Radio
819. Aversion to Showers
820. (Epidermal) Manifesto
821. Afterwards, Finally And At Last, The Difference
822. The Streak
823. Happy Monster
824. Dying So I Can Live With Another Day
825. All You Have To Do Is Ask
826. Sirens (A Dream)
827. Last Night's (Nightmare)
828. Whistler's Daughter
829. A Little Irreverence
830. Imprinted
831. I Was Like A Child?
832. The Session
833. Perhaps Its Halloween
834. Destiny
835. quiet comes dear
836. I Like Crows
837. Blueberry Blues
838. Poets Have No Place? (This may be long, but its worth reading)
839. Seeing (Before the tea is tea)
840. When We Begin....
841. Just By Being...(thank you)
842. Tilling the Turf of Dreams From Six Feet Under
843. Thin Gold Band
844. Aimless
845. Flattered
846. Pour Mademoiselle Karin
847. For Not Believing In Words
848. Crumbling Like The Sand
849. In the Mud
850. Untitled, But You Will Understand
851. In a Green Werewolf Sky
852. Wrongness of the Right
853. Sweet Old Red (River)
854. It Came Upon Me All Too Clear
855. And You Will Grow Older
856. This Chicken...
857. Crow, What Would You Do?
858. In Response to Denise Levertov
859. Great Big Waterproof World
860. What Crows Can Do
861. Bad Blues Boy
862. Knock the Giants Out
863. Life is in the Details.
864. Mister Mix-Master Murderer
865. Death Can Be Unkind When It Steals Treasure
866. Fragile
867. Becoming
868. Dumbstruck By The Wide Sea of Humanity
869. Recesses of Me
870. Rise Up Like Some Grand Balloon
871. I Dreamed of Drowning
872. For Ghuey
873. Be Tom T-Terrific
874. She Will Never Come Back
875. To The Voice From The Ginger Jar
876. Forever In Winter
877. Inheritance
878. No Poems Left
879. There Is A Woman
880. Should Old Acquaintance
881. Real TV is a Real Education
882. Diminished
883. A Bicycle Dreams
884. Two Hickey Necks on a Bus- or -Ode to Teen aged Love
885. Four- Footed Soul
886. Driftwood
887. In A Waiting Room Long Ago
888. Look Behind
889. How Dare?
890. So You Do (May 10, 2010 written for June 1987)
891. Oeuvre-Body of Work
892. My Old Man
893. Your Next New Dying Black Swan
894. Trust Joy
895. Crowded Out
896. Little Blue Pill
897. After One AM (Haiku)
898. Inventive (Haiku)
899. Impermanence (Haiku)
900. On Moving 2000 Miles Too Far From Home
901. Again
902. Prevent Your Next Breakdown
903. Who Are They?
904. Description In 140 Words, More or Less
905. Used to Think I Could Fix Them.
906. Yes, We're Smiling at all the Right Intervals
907. Like A Rose
908. Bulimic's Prayer of Contrition 2002
909. There He Sits
910. This Here Agate- Hunting Place
911. The Surplus Population
912. For Cat Child
913. Arrival
914. Tears of Hail
915. She Comes Without Directions
916. After The Skill of The Crow
917. Dared To Tell
918. Crow Haiku II
919. We Teach Without Example
920. Iris Haiku
921. One Cat's Opinion
922. Crow Haiku
923. Haiku Untitled
924. Dakota In August
925. We Said (living by our words....)
926. Unrequieted 1989-1997
927. The Prairie Wind
928. Smile World Smile
929. She's the Girl
930. The Lesson
931. Puttin' It On
932. Girl's' Night Out (the word plus is pronounced the French way, as in plooh )
933. With This I Can Sleep (Haiku)
934. Sunshine Blues
935. Portland Skies (Haiku)
936. RED
937. A Needle in P-town
938. Last Words of No Good Friday Malone
939. You Ever Decide?
940. On The Bayou
941. All We Are Saying...(2004-2005)
942. A View From My Window At Age 8
943. A Little Bit of Harlem in Your Life
944. Winter's Child
945. Buffalo Hunt 2000
946. Outlook
947. Today's Meditation
948. Lemonade Days and Rhubarb Pies
949. With Clearest Sight
950. I See You
951. We Are Stones
952. About The Crow
953. Buddha Man
954. When Da Wolves Come Near
955. Home Again--For the Holidays
956. Yellow Flowers on a Chess Board
957. Cuba Libre
958. Life Among Clouds

© Copyright each author. All rights reserved.