Poetry - melissaahowells, Melissa A. Howells




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1. A Girl Always Leaning Forward Looking for A Breeze
2. I Long For Stars
3. TAKE YOUR PEN NOW AND SEE WHAT YOU WILL WRITE
4. I'd Like To Be Your Shirt (when you wake up in the morning)
5. The Springtime Shadows Play Games Upon The Wall
6. The Wonder Cat
7. You Taught Me...
8. Thank You For Being Your Own Treasure
9. The Man On The Red Bicycle (an ode) RE-EDITED 12/4/2021
10. At Night, As I Dream of Vampires Who Have No Bad Intentions
11. Threading Myself Through The River Called Night
12. The Great Tsunami Of Our Growing Grief written 3/2.2021--retitled 3/14/2021
13. The Off Brand
14. They Say The Preying Mantis Is No Lady
15. Great Big Waterproof World
16. HERSTORY...NOT A POEM BUT EXPERIENCE #ONE
17. A Language You Can't Ignore.... re-edited 1/12/2022
18. How Hounds-tooth Became Her Friend
19. You Can Oh Yes You Can (RE-EDITED 1/9/2021 12:07AM PST time and date stamped.)
20. The Invitation..( the message of .come as you are>>)
21. If Prejudice Were Dumb And Could Not Speak
22. The Nature Of Water
23. I Saw A Star And Dared to Reach For It
24. THIS IS MY CORNER OF THE UNIVERSE, ENTER WITHIN
25. Do You Gather Up Your Days The Way Others Collect Wild Butterflies?
26. Tender Love New And Quick...
27. The House Is Alive
28. THE HEART IS AN ORGAN ON FIRE
29. Broken Things Are Beautiful
30. WAITING ON THE WORLD (March/February 2021 poetry)
31. Little Bundle I Call Joy
32. the wonder that always shall be...
33. Have You Ever... (DECEMBER 4/2021)
34. Still, More Time NOV 6 2021
35. OUTSIDE-THE CROWS 11/14/2021
36. If It Does Them Any Good At All 11/16/2021 date/time stamped
37. Stray Cats and I have an understanding... 11/23/2021 copyright
38. Cat's Speach
39. Wishing Them Onto Better Days
40. Seize This Day, The One You're With
41. Only Grief....
42. OUTER SHELL
43. The Stars Go Out
44. Soothe (re-edited 1:40Pm 8/17/21 for clarity for me as a five year old)
45. early wake-up conversations...before the coffee's poured
46. Only The Lonely.... (its not about what you may think...)
47. And The Next, And The Next..... (written directly to page, will return later for edits)
48. My Truth Is Out There (re-edited for clarity of thought and image later)
49. The Better Poem
50. Crimson Crush (Re-edited and Mispellings Corrected 6/11/2021)
51. The Last Shall be Trace-less 5/25/2021
52. Beware When The White Night Calls // re-edited 5/25/2020
53. BUYING LIES 5/22/2021
54. The Future I'm Caught Up In...RE-EDITED 5/22/2021
55. IN THE WILDERNESS CALLED YOU
56. Cool Pea-Green New Leaves....(Imaginarium)
57. Sharp Sticks For The Cinderella's
58. Someone Send Out A Search Party
59. It No Longer Surprises Me...
60. Odd Things, Odd Thing.....
61. The Magical Closet( re-edited for clarity of metaphor)
62. The Legacy List
63. WE SHARE... march 2021 poetry
64. This Firestorm Of Dying Lights..
65. The Threshold To The Other World...(March 2021/Feb 2021)
66. (MELISSA'S) ALL---TRUE---ISMS....3/3/2021 4:51 pm PACIFIC STANDARD TIME
67. February 11, 2012 / Today The Storm...
68. MOLECULES
69. No Broom Could Chase Me.
70. Self-Improvementizing....(yes, I made up a new word)
71. Big Is No Little Adjective. (revised)
72. Taking Up Alley Living
73. YOU DO NOT GROW OLD
74. Out On The Street
75. THE MILES THAT ARE LEFT TO GO...
76. I Need To Fly
77. Burying the Dark
78. Judging The Rain
79. Mister Misbegotten.
80. The Haircut Thing
81. The Bare Bones
82. Lull the Day to Night
83. I Came From Water
84. Every One of Us Has a Door....
85. THEY NAMED ME ENOUGH
86. THE CRYPT OF THE KEPT AND THE KEEPER
87. UNDECIDED
88. Patch-Worked Trilogy
89. To Them, I am Dead, I am Dead
90. Uncovered
91. Knock, Then Come Through
92. Elise, Elise
93. The Blue Buffalo
94. Little Man Orange--My Mister Peanut Butter Trout
95. Wisdom of the Infinite
96. THE STITCH IN THE TELEPHONE WIRES
97. The Differences
98. I Turn Forward
99. The Storm
100. Prairie Town Progress
101. Beyond Door Number Three
102. The Make-Up of Molecules
103. I Will Return
104. Marinate On This
105. A Smattering Of Mattering (How Do You Matter)
106. And Then It Wasn't Hard To Be Eight Years Old
107. from the tomb of three days sleeping
108. So You Do (May 10, 2010 written for June 1987)
109. Lemonade Days and Rhubarb Pies
110. Life Among Clouds
111. HOW
112. EVENTUALLY...
113. THERE WILL BE MORE ...
114. morning thoughts (begin again)
115. Human History is Pockmarked With Tragedy
116. After Wide Sargasso Sea
117. Unseen, The Lilacs And The Daffodils
118. A Man Of The Clouds
119. The Cruel In The World (Blue Bag Metaphor)
120. Somtimes in Surrender
121. Encounter Before Dawn
122. Great Spirit
123. Shedding Your Skin
124. Liminality
125. NEEDING /KNEADING MORE (sometimes)
126. WHAT WILL YOU THINK GENTLE READER, AFTER YOU'VE FINISHED READING THIS?...We Are All Star Children
127. Not My Season
128. Like The Wind In The Middle Of The Night
129. The Hoping
130. Better To Bend Than Be Broken (CHANGE)
131. Belle Du Jovan
132. The Hope Of All These Things Which Would Never Come In a Box
133. The Best Revenge (For All Your Critic's Critiques)
134. Informed Through Pain
135. All Too Clearly Now
136. The Birds Are Such Un-numbering Creatures of Distant Hitchcockian Past
137. Shrine
138. Silver-Tongued Devil
139. TONIGHT
140. The Factory of Resentments
141. Expect Yourself
142. They Grew (A Poem From The Imaginarium)
143. One Which Brings Me Unending Release
144. Where The Weird Actually Tried To Turn Pro
145. Accountants
146. Within The Green Wind Becomes The Fall
147. Open Lines
148. You Got Your Lilly Back
149. Errands (WHAT ARE YOUR UNOFFICIALLY APPOINTED ERRANDS?)
150. I Write This To Remember
151. The Dreaming Life ( A Series Of Dream Vignettes)
152. This Snake
153. What Could a Death Meet-Up Have To Offer?
154. Where The Dead Don't Mind...
155. Canis Latrans
156. I Wish God Had Better Magic
157. For Another Mean New Sun.
158. THE POCKET DOOR
159. Dragons
160. Nameless
161. Night Train
162. HOME
163. Different
164. wandering the rolling hills ...(written for his model)
165. All You Have To Do Is Breathe....
166. Funny, Not Funny
167. A Start Again...(I Green-Dreamed Again Last Night)
168. Checking Out
169. All The Changing....
170. two out of three people
171. Lonesome Love
172. A Dog Should Have His Tail...
173. Some Children Have Nightmares (tentative title)
174. Enough to Clear The Clouds Away 4/13/2019
175. Last Night
176. Only The Choice To Be
177. With Words, I See A World I No Longer Fit In
178. of my battered heart
179. Devious
180. Crows...writing exercise in honor of April /National Poetry month
181. When People Go
182. Weak In The Knees
183. Make (of) Me A Snow Angel
184. Words
185. The Finisher's Song
186. In March (Finally, Spring 2016)
187. The Times Have Come Back Of Great Want And Lack, This Is The New Great Depression
188. July's Message
189. The Crow Is A Songbird
190. It Came To Me While Doing Laundry On A Sunday Looking For Some Blank Space To Write In Before It Was All Gone...
191. All For Algernon
192. Yes, You--There
193. Old Hunters Of The Fall
194. Two Better Pasttimes. ( A Bit O' Rant)
195. All In The Family (Family, What A Concept)
196. Wake And Remember
197. Unknowing
198. It Feels Better To Be Unfinished (Wish-Unspoken, But With My Eyes)
199. Hello Neighbor
200. If I Could Be The Sky...
201. How I Think That About Every One...
202. Small Sentry
203. All My Children ( CATS ARE PEOPLE TOO)
204. Call This Our Autumn
205. Nothing's Sadder Than A Rose
206. It Comes At Night
207. Falling Leaf, Falling Man/Woman, Rising Star
208. Afterwards...
209. You Are (I'm Here With You)
210. Evidence
211. Oh What A Fall
212. Perhaps I Too, Was Frozen
213. The Hot Seasons
214. Joyce Will Soon Be Seventy-Something
215. in-EFFECTIVE (Fragile)
216. If This Is Any Art For Which You Care
217. Like a Small Child Tucked Into
218. Plain Speakin' (Lyrical Poem)
219. Spokes Spoken
220. Its About Waking In The Middle Of The Night And Having To Write It All Down
221. From The Point Of A Star
222. If I Were Your Island....
223. This Is It
224. I Talk To A Machine In My Darkness
225. STRAIGHT FROM MY TILT-A-WORLD (legal copyright Melissa A Howells 6/13/2018 10:01am PST time/date stamped)
226. It Is The Rain
227. Its Their Problem
228. Les Animaux
229. A Little Bad Romance
230. Someone Burned The Trees
231. Something More...
232. Ghost Fox
233. I'm An Old Bad Dog Barking At The Rain
234. Live Your Life The Best You Can Within Your Own Follicles
235. Live And Let Live
236. Romance For The Unrefined Mind...
237. Imperfect
238. This Is Your New Portland Now
239. What It Means To Go Missing
240. Hello Grief...
241. Now Is My Season
242. Dog Lives Are Shorter
243. A Promise Is
244. I wonder......
245. In Simpatico
246. Hunger (Whose Is It?)
247. Illustration
248. Not Mine
249. For You Who Knows The Rain
250. Preschool Presence of Mind
251. Some Women/Some Woman
252. out with the felines
253. x x x kisses x x x
254. The Seven Billion
255. Blur
256. Have You Ever Been Blue (self talk of encouragement)
257. Try To Have A Good Night
258. Laughing Maid (They Called Me)
259. The Knowledge...
260. Storms
261. What Truth There Is When You See It (Maybe I'm A Man...)
262. transaction and interchange
263. Throne Of Stars
264. Lizard Mansions
265. Useless (Eaters)
266. In The Winter Park
267. Snow Is A Softening Of The Rain
268. I Am Time
269. Brilliance
270. Time Does Not Recognize Me
271. Home, Ghuey, Sweet Home
272. why We celebrate the losers
273. what makes a monster (sympathy for the monster)
274. Non Compos Mentis (Blues)
275. Coming Off Small
276. Counting The Long Days, Tilling The Greens
277. All Tarted Up
278. Hope You Enjoyed The Eclipse While It Lasted
279. Boy Restored
280. Please Don't Bring Me Flowers
281. Sometimes Love Comes With Electricity
282. Mrs. Stine, Isn't It Time?
283. Disappear
284. The Light Goes On In The Attic (WeAll Have Addictons)
285. Written For My Father Who Isn't Here To Know
286. Crowded Out
287. All Beings Considered
288. Little Water Bug ( learning the lesson of true pain)
289. Used to Think I Could Fix Them.
290. I Am....( a keen observation )
291. The Secret Eater
292. Into The Swirling Sea Of White.
293. Life's A Candle
294. Malla Batsick
295. not the story of my youth
296. (A Prayer of Intercession--Brief Joy)
297. For The Loss Of A Ghost Like You
298. Fragile Shell Of Morning
299. Love A Cat
300. I Feel Fine(r)
301. A Little Bit of Harlem in Your Life
302. And With Words I Let Them Go
303. When He Returns From The Road
304. the brand of disappointment
305. Flashes, Glimpses, Moments, Time
306. Some Will
307. Beware The Sign of Sagittarius
308. No Woman's Friend
309. She Is My Friend
310. Every Time I Listen To the Wind.
311. Need You (note of encouragement to self)
312. I Travel Every Time I Think Of You
313. The Un-Promised Land
314. Poem Untitled, But, If Not For You
315. (You're) Still Here
316. As Sick As My Secrets
317. From The Desert
318. He's There
319. Then The Little Silver Fish Came
320. I Keep My Ray Bans Handy
321. Some Meaningful Proof For A Hopeful Dreamer's Eyes
322. You Are Not My Audience, I Just Borrowed You For Awhile
323. How Each Death Changes The World
324. Not A Good-bye Day (For Our Ghuey)
325. And You Might Be The Reaper
326. I Wish You Well (a prayer)
327. A Thousand Words For Snow Are Spoken By The Eskimos
328. A sibling narrative of lies
329. Oh, Now, The Pink Moon
330. And Even Stars Die
331. the life and times of Medusa
332. Max on the max
333. these times they have changed us
334. Here They Are Triumphant, The Crows
335. This Cow Tale
336. Bat-Ness ( The Vespertilians)
337. Absinthe and Retreat
338. Like A Snow-globe
339. visions of sugarplums by the river bank
340. What Is This Death? ( As I Grow Older And Nearer To It)
341. I Speak for Those Whose Voice Would Be Taken Out Of Social Circulation
342. Certain Succulent Pieces Of Time
343. So Much Beauty
344. Hope You Like It, Not
345. un-Completion (I Prefer It)
346. Woman Of A Certain Age
347. A Tesseract OrTwo
348. What'll I Do, Without You
349. whern night becomes day
350. What If
351. That Poet Girl
352. Confetti Universe
353. For the Years of Dancing (Dance Hall Days Gone)
354. Hot Sauce Packet Poem
355. Now I Am The One Who Chooses To Chose
356. Lost Before You Began
357. Time-Time (or Leading With My Chin)
358. The New Luster of Life (after the horrible scare)
359. snow scene: bird girl on winter hill
360. Ding-Dong The Witch is Gone ...now we'll have some peace
361. (What Can Happen) when wishing can make it snow
362. I Have Changed My Mind (waiting un-patiently for Spring)
363. God Created The Universe, Then Look Who Happened
364. Hide From The Rain
365. Better Than A Cyanide Capsule
366. Lucky Was Easy
367. Not For The Bloom of Tears Cultivated These Last 100 Years
368. The Tail (tale) She Had Long and Tall and High And Proud
369. Cannot Bring Her Back
370. Her Controversy Will Always Be His
371. Blood Poem (Sanguine)
372. Affliction for Affection
373. Outside the Window, Frozen
374. Enjoying My Newly Acquired Small Deserted Island, Thank You...
375. Where Did Mrs Smith and Her Little Pink House Go?..
376. No Write-Off
377. after- midnight marauder's ice capades
378. A Box Of Darkness
379. Friend Squirrel I Call You December
380. Butterfly Girls Like Me Were Meant To Fly
381. Bitter Medicine
382. Fourteen Hundred Miles
383. A Lesson Learned From A Feedback, Thank You, Mindfully
384. Of A Wounded Branch
385. Let Heaven Be Spring
386. Ramada
387. why not ask the cat?
388. Cuba Libre
389. Was I Reflected
390. The Forward Pass
391. Wise Children
392. Don't Want Your Prayers
393. In The Distant Fog Of Dreams
394. The Bullying of Mr. Big Life
395. My Ocean's Roaring
396. I Remember Her
397. We All Fall Down
398. Saying My Piece About Writing Here
399. (She Speaks In Parables)
400. This Is Not A Soft Story
401. Oh woe the womb
402. Speck Of Dirt
403. What Does Become Of Us
404. When Two Thoughts Collide
405. Good Weather Gone
406. Over-done Potato
407. Describe 9-17-2016/9:04 AM PST
408. Your Smile Lacks
409. Observations on a City, Thursday Afternoon
410. The Ways Of The Ones (herded from the truth)
411. Gathering of the Palavering
412. 437759
413. Like Mad Romans
414. You Aint Nothin' Better Than
415. Less
416. "Crazy" They Call Me
417. Dance Of The DNA Daughters
418. Odd Thoughts and Juxtapositions
419. July 4 2015
420. Your Next New Dying Black Swan
421. Where Have You Gone?
422. none of our dirty business
423. who will save themselves (show me how they will do it)
424. On That Fateful Day
425. Stronger Than The Brave
426. When Words Failed Me
427. Just Listening
428. Not A Disease
429. It Could Be Spring
430. AWAKEN TO....my ode to Spring
431. Poly-Gorgon
432. I Want My Peace
433. Flying Low
434. You Asked Me If You Were A Good Mother
435. (So For You) What Is Love? /Definitions
436. Enough to Clear The Rain Away
437. for what she's worth...
438. Potato Chip
439. Live The Way You Are (Paper Hearts)
440. Watercolors
441. (The) Nightmare Man
442. Thoughts While Nibbling Designer Toast
443. The Way of Violence
444. One Of Modigliani's Women
445. The Definition of Ambivalence/Haiku
446. The Re-Dreaming
447. I Am Unsubstantial
448. Monsters (Aren't We All)
449. Small Groupings To Read on All Hallowed Eve
450. List of The Things I Have Missed
451. If You Had To Fill Out An Application (To Be My Boyfriend)
452. Look Out How You Use ( Bad Words)
453. Shell (Object Poem or Not?)
454. What Did The Geese Know?
455. Astonish
456. Haiku 2005 Revised
457. The Unrescued Boy
458. Reflecting
459. Another New Born Babe Of A Poem
460. You Can't Live Forever (And Ain't That A Relief)
461. maybe some fool will notice y'all
462. The Sky Reflects
463. Lipstick Tales
464. 40 plus years ago in an overgrown garden
465. Quit Yer Blubberin and Let Me Read...(or do I really have a direct responsibility to the audience for their feelings?)_
466. cornucopia (of the unrefined) mind
467. No Ropes Love
468. I Would Be Happy, Yes I Would
469. What Butterfly Must Do
470. Trick Photography
471. Resentment Survivors
472. Hello February Crocuses
473. For The Loss Of Words
474. Theater of Da-Da
475. Who Makes A Mother
476. From Direct Experience...Isn't That Life?
477. Choose Sides Now
478. Hope And Loss Two Fraternal Twins of The Same Reluctant Mother
479. Think Again
480. Taking A Long Journey to Nowhere To Return
481. Trust Is An Extinct Animal
482. Neighborly
483. Moving On Out ( Thank God) 1-30-2015
484. Stripped Down To The Nothings....
485. The Joy Of Dreams
486. The Silences (my silences)
487. Canner's Lament 1970
488. Share Your Warm Cookie(s)
489. Endeavor Narcissus
490. It is hard to loose a parent (at any age)
491. A Circle (written April 14th 2003)
492. The Best News (is the end of the day)
493. You Never Know What You Will Hear Riding On A Bus
494. Something Wild
495. My Brother The Coyote
496. Confessionalists
497. do you know how to be a good neighbor...in the cold
498. Swimming With Neptune
499. You Are The Wilderness
500. The Narrowing With Age
501. why am I still here?
502. Girl's' Night Out (the word plus is pronounced the French way, as in plooh )
503. she was done with words
504. The Last One: Homage to The Carrier Pigeon Martha
505. No One Owns The Land
506. A Man Called Tsuris
507. It Was The Best of Your Best That You Had Left To Me, Father
508. Mr Grey ( a re-write from 1997)
509. Adjusting: Define. What Does It Mean? Grey Geography.
510. sometimes I wonder (selfishness)
511. No One Likes a Challenge A Challenger or One Who Wears Smart Pants
512. Dedicated For Those Whose Door Has Never Been Opened
513. some witches never know when things are going well
514. a metaphor of fear
515. make no more God poems for me today
516. great animal magic
517. Point of View (Alzheimer's Early Onset/Mother) Rough Draft
518. the falling man (or the man who could fly)
519. SO SAYETH THE LEG (the right one, of course)
520. How She Loved Blue
521. Chicken Fat
522. the world is filled with folks who ain't got no feeling
523. No More Boxes No More Boxes No More Boxes
524. Fifty-Five Needs to Be A Whole Lot Cockier
525. Good bye Little Crow....(I'm so sad and sorry)
526. okay, that was a weird one
527. feathered friends
528. The Parts of Me Kept Secret
529. A Friend By Any Other Name
530. what's in a name
531. the slave is freed
532. things to write about on the bus
533. evening thoughts on a train
534. something better to run to...
535. Salad
536. ++ prophecy ++
537. the Mother I am and am not
538. -- DOG/FISH-- a dream state/story
539. Here In The Garden Of Our Hearts
540. A Rant On Being Right
541. the last conversation
542. Now, There Is A Writer
543. ** FOUR o'clock shadow **
544. @ Crazy Quilt/Crazy World
545. IS THIS GOOD-BYE? ( YES/NO?)
546. --- She Floated In ---
547. new ribbons in the sky
548. Rooster ( A Very Short Story In 5 Parts)
549. Who Are They?
550. I Keep Dreaming Of Storms
551. I Banish Memory
552. Drowsing in The Early Morning Rain
553. Dream of The Blue Racers
554. A Day Spent Together At The Sand Hills Of Jamestown
555. I cannot explain You away with words
556. feeling lousy and low-brow
557. OLD TREE
558. dream achaeologist
559. welcome back, poem
560. the fix
561. such little things
562. definitions:
563. the residuals
564. A N G E R
565. nothing lasts
566. I Am Sad For Mr Jagger's Girlfriend
567. Animikii
568. the hungry wolf.
569. because we are temporary
570. t h e c o n t r a r i a n
571. one Friday morning
572. a thing which has no words
573. to be my own element
574. the seed of my identity
575. one for me, and one for the horse
576. mother nature has devised new means for my end
577. your heart has a message for you brother
578. the cat speaks of himself
579. Little Houses
580. It Is Your Habit
581. a lesson to teach, a lesson to learn
582. The New Modern Muse Pygmalion
583. random thoughts on a brilliant sunny day
584. people of the prairie
585. the conversations we have between us
586. giving is a lesson in learning how to receive (gratitude)
587. a blessing, surely, the day you found us
588. Driftwood
589. unconscious
590. Melted Chocolate Bar Memory
591. Nightmare Ditty for the Dark Man
592. what is dreaming?
593. (see) how you cry-out
594. stubborn
595. Near Sunrise In October
596. early morning thought cloud in october
597. Lamentation For a Left Leg
598. Witness
599. thoughts on the eve of the prodigal cat returning home
600. necessary evil
601. feeling the rain
602. when night is not enough for dreams
603. when what I long for is oblivion.
604. Going Back
605. All Wet
606. The End of Your Reign
607. I Hate Bacon
608. no longer yours (contagion)
609. flutter of black
610. Stand *or...Ode To A Three-Legged Coyote
611. with the memory of you growing transient as invisible ink
612. Luminary
613. Lead Us Not...
614. bicycled-in bounty
615. and all to which they attach (* hold fast to life while you are able)
616. death comes for a visit * and nearly stays...
617. ghouls of boyfriends past... (looming)
618. the slap of clarity
619. drearied (really, a MUST read)
620. hmmm...how did we happen?
621. what grown up children of alcoholics do*
622. So....
623. "Loaf"
624. crow girl in tuxedo
625. i understand why civil war girls wore lockets
626. Succulencia
627. a heart sometimes breaks when it dares to believe in miracles
628. Describe
629. Black Hole Singularity
630. The Vibration Which Moves Us Slowly Towards
631. The Moon Is Hope
632. Invention:Are You The Motherhood Of?
633. Perchance
634. His Words Immortalized About Horses
635. Approaching Normal , Then Veering Right
636. Last Thoughts On A Star-Filled Night In Spring
637. I Will Ascend Or Fall
638. Blood Ivory
639. When Crickets Stop Chirping
640. One Storm, Lone Woman, One Umbrella
641. What Its Like, Huh, Is This What Its Like?
642. Kaleidoscope (For Ann, My Mother)
643. Robin Kill
644. I Live In A Place Where No Brave People (Of Fine Reputation) Dare Dwell
645. We Could Have Been (Good Friends)
646. Nonsense Song (What Merry Meant)
647. You Are What You Do. (This Is A Message To Them All)
648. We Said (living by our words....)
649. Do Butterflies Know?
650. Adult Child Has Questions For Her Dead Parents.
651. My Green-Eyed Best Friend, Always
652. A One Word Feedback By Any Other Name Would Be....
653. Inheritance
654. Our Glasses Clinked, Like A Bell Of Mindfulness
655. Sometimes, He Goes Traveling
656. A Piano Story
657. If Love Is So Simple
658. Melissa (Little Bee)
659. Sky of Pall
660. Apple?
661. Before All That Needs To Be Said Is Done
662. Its A Whole Big Blue World, Ain't It?
663. To The Myth-Makers Liars & Self-Deceivers I Am Now A Non-Believer
664. Later Hours
665. SHE (We Find Her To Be A Disservice)
666. Vulnerable.
667. Snow Fort Symmetry
668. Newest Primer Lesson
669. The City (in Memory of Minneapolis)
670. Locked Out of the Moon Mad World
671. Poetry: Its How I See
672. Snow, Suddenly
673. A Succession of Haiku's 2009
674. I'm Going To Grow Up To Be (A Drone Pilot)
675. Thought Planes and Scan Pills
676. He's Onto
677. So Easy Is The Diagnosis
678. Tomorrow Is A Little Girl's Word
679. (You Did Me) By The Numbers
680. Lettuce Leaf People
681. One Last Poem (for the Old Year)
682. Stale December
683. Incongruity
684. OPTIMISM...Look at It Beaming
685. Hibernating
686. No Fair Tales To Cleave To Now
687. Pyrrhic Victory
688. Live as a Garanimal
689. To Be Just Like You.
690. Ghost
691. Leaving Inertia
692. Collection of Disorganized Thinking on a Cold November Day
693. In The Cold Winter's Rain
694. Gadgets
695. A-Mused
696. Autumn's Wild
697. Writers (Some)
698. Remove The Fist
699. Daisie
700. Daisie II (Daisie You Are Forever)
701. Love A Possibility
702. The Silences
703. Come And Visit Me
704. Find A Man Who Cares (What You Think)
705. Git Along....
706. How Do You Prepare
707. They Came In
708. You Are Back (again)
709. In Too Much
710. Not The Soured Milk of Human Kindness.
711. White Cat.
712. Spaces
713. Let Us Make A Nest
714. The Unedited Life (She says what she means to say...)
715. Hello?
716. I Wonder At The World Anne-like
717. To One Who Made The Difference (to me)
718. Some Serious Silliness
719. No Shoes On
720. Now, Right In Front of You
721. So Much Truth Is Wasted On The Experienced
722. The All Night Radio
723. Perhaps Its Halloween
724. Thank You for My Birthday (Capricornus)
725. A Run On of Early Morning Consciousness
726. At The End of It All
727. Whatever, the Weather, the Sun or the Stars
728. 19 May/ 19 December
729. Lens
730. Disturbance
731. Primer Lesson For Toms
732. Grocery List For A Summer Afternoon
733. Seeing (Before the tea is tea)
734. Wrongness of the Right
735. The Black Magic of Human Relations
736. I Was Like A Child?
737. Becoming
738. I Dreamed of Drowning
739. Disconnected From The Powers Of Emotion
740. No More, Never Mind
741. Serenity and Self-Preservation
742. (All) The Stranger To Myself
743. Technicolor
744. In the Mud
745. For A Friend
746. Quiet Kills
747. In A Waiting Room Long Ago
748. Its The First Day
749. A Thought In The Dark
750. Even, If One Day, Reincarnation
751. Happy Un-Birthday, Darling
752. The Soul Searches
753. Preparedness
754. Small Smile
755. Waiting for a Storm that Never Comes
756. You Can't Be Telling The Truth...
757. Tell Three Truths, Then One Lie
758. Mercy Mercy Mercy
759. Love Letter to the Wind
760. He Wakes With the Chickens (Catsonova)
761. She Hit You
762. You Ever Decide?
763. Watercolor Daydreams
764. A Forever Song of You
765. (Let Me Help You) Discover the Unexplored Country
766. Sleep
767. I Want You Not To Walk Out On You
768. 444 Goodnight
769. (I'm Only Speaking) The Advice I've Heard Before
770. The Chicken of Depression
771. Epitaph 2012
772. Put A Band-aid On Your Forehead
773. Asking (The Right Questions)
774. The Husk Before October
775. You Are Not The One, Not My Darling
776. Emptied
777. You Made Me Feel (Just Like 20)
778. The Old Old Times
779. Look At The Pictures.
780. Tallest of the Tall Trees
781. Cold
782. Refrigerator Poetry
783. Aversion to Showers
784. Too Little of Peace
785. This Is A Serious Poem
786. In the Big Lake Country
787. Rise Up Like Some Grand Balloon
788. A Circle
789. The Last Sigh of Twilight
790. Haiku Untitled 2003
791. Inner Horizon
792. Forever In Winter
793. indirect
794. Cold Blue Steel
795. R A N T
796. Fabricators
797. I Like Crows
798. Imprinted
799. When We Begin....
800. Just By Being...(thank you)
801. For Not Believing In Words
802. Mister Mix-Master Murderer
803. Arrival
804. Green Lava Imaginarium
805. The Streak
806. Happy Monster
807. The Session
808. Dying So I Can Live With Another Day
809. Optional Feature
810. This Chicken...
811. (Epidermal) Manifesto
812. Afterwards, Finally And At Last, The Difference
813. Last Night's (Nightmare)
814. All You Have To Do Is Ask
815. Unrequieted 1989-1997
816. Sirens (A Dream)
817. Whistler's Daughter
818. Pour Mademoiselle Karin
819. A Little Irreverence
820. quiet comes dear
821. For Ghuey
822. Destiny
823. Tilling the Turf of Dreams From Six Feet Under
824. Poets Have No Place? (This may be long, but its worth reading)
825. Aimless
826. Blueberry Blues
827. Oeuvre-Body of Work
828. Thin Gold Band
829. Crumbling Like The Sand
830. Flattered
831. In a Green Werewolf Sky
832. Crow, What Would You Do?
833. What Crows Can Do
834. Fragile
835. Untitled, But You Will Understand
836. Should Old Acquaintance
837. Haiku Untitled
838. Little Blue Pill
839. In Response to Denise Levertov
840. Sweet Old Red (River)
841. Recesses of Me
842. She Will Never Come Back
843. Outlook
844. It Came Upon Me All Too Clear
845. And You Will Grow Older
846. When Da Wolves Come Near
847. Bad Blues Boy
848. Knock the Giants Out
849. Life is in the Details.
850. Death Can Be Unkind When It Steals Treasure
851. Dumbstruck By The Wide Sea of Humanity
852. To The Voice From The Ginger Jar
853. Yellow Flowers on a Chess Board
854. Be Tom T-Terrific
855. Look Behind
856. Real TV is a Real Education
857. How Dare?
858. With Clearest Sight
859. There Is A Woman
860. Diminished
861. No Poems Left
862. A Bicycle Dreams
863. Four- Footed Soul
864. Two Hickey Necks on a Bus- or -Ode to Teen aged Love
865. Trust Joy
866. My Old Man
867. After One AM (Haiku)
868. Inventive (Haiku)
869. Impermanence (Haiku)
870. On Moving 2000 Miles Too Far From Home
871. Again
872. Prevent Your Next Breakdown
873. Description In 140 Words, More or Less
874. Yes, We're Smiling at all the Right Intervals
875. Like A Rose
876. Bulimic's Prayer of Contrition 2002
877. There He Sits
878. This Here Agate- Hunting Place
879. The Surplus Population
880. For Cat Child
881. Tears of Hail
882. She Comes Without Directions
883. After The Skill of The Crow
884. Dared To Tell
885. Crow Haiku II
886. We Teach Without Example
887. Iris Haiku
888. One Cat's Opinion
889. Crow Haiku
890. Dakota In August
891. The Prairie Wind
892. Smile World Smile
893. She's the Girl
894. The Lesson
895. Puttin' It On
896. With This I Can Sleep (Haiku)
897. Sunshine Blues
898. Portland Skies (Haiku)
899. RED
900. A Needle in P-town
901. Last Words of No Good Friday Malone
902. On The Bayou
903. All We Are Saying...(2004-2005)
904. A View From My Window At Age 8
905. Winter's Child
906. Buffalo Hunt 2000
907. Today's Meditation
908. I See You
909. We Are Stones
910. About The Crow
911. Buddha Man
912. Home Again--For the Holidays
913. AUGUST 1977 (IN THE REMEMBERING)
914. Forgive Me (GHUEY-BOY)
915. The Loving Art
916. No One--I Know Who I Am
917. At My Gnarled Feet 7/27/2021
918. Here, After?
919. Burning The Trees Into Ghosts
920. All My Friends Are Dead, It Seems....
921. For Boiled Eggs and Mountains
922. The Thing You Move Out Of Your Way (writing exercise) 5/22/2021
923. TIME IS OF THE NONSENSICAL
924. Wild and Unraveling
925. A Long Long Time Ago
926. OFTEN I'VE WONDERED AS I LISTENED TO TRAINS
927. My Heart Knows.....(TO THOSE WHOSE HEARTS LIVE IN SPRING)
928. I REMEMBER THIS DAY AS IF IT HAD BEEN RECORDED IN A BOOK
929. Don't Breathe 3/17/2021 12:21 AM PST
930. Kikipurr (For Our Boy/Girl Cats)
931. I'm Out Of My Dreams 3/12/2021...the pain-body and dreams
932. Like A Small Street Dog Lured In By The Promise Of Meat
933. Preferring The Stars. (After College)
934. Only Yesterday (For T.J..)
935. WHAT CHIRPLESS CRICKETS MAY PREDICT (IN HORROR MOVIES--DREAM POEM)
936. 21st Century Proverbs...more will be added, you wait and read...
937. Being Ourselves...
938. So Glad I Met You
939. Not Someone's Grand Illusion
940. A Bird, A Fly, A Cripple (Pity Poem?)
941. Haiku's In Triplicate
942. The Change In The Change(s)
943. EXPECT COMPLICATIONS
944. A New Clear
945. What Exactly Comes Next?
946. On the Wings Of A Bird
947. My Heart Knows Him Still ( For TLP)
948. Sometimes In Losing I Have Gained A Lot
949. When My Blues Are Gone
950. Didn't You Learn That First Lesson In Kindergarten?
951. the earth is our mother
952. And I Smile ( Little Little Bird)
953. All Of Who I Was
954. Peace Where There Is No Opportunity
955. What's With The Lead Overshoes?
956. The Inner String
957. The Little Bird Said
958. Hope Is Sometimes The Best Of All You've Got (definition poem)
959. Unwelcomed Like So Much Unfinished Business
960. It Is In The Rain
961. Dream Goblins Of The Night
962. Wake Wake Wake
963. The Day You Left (Words From A Half-Remembered Dream)
964. In Layers
965. Silent Endings
966. Where None Should Grow
967. The Metaphor That Keeps On Giving...
968. Circumstance Changes All
969. Paying For The Sins
970. C Students
971. Some People
972. I Know Most Who I Am When You Are In The Room
973. Who's Zoomin' Who?
974. Beauty
975. Come On Now
976. Limitless
977. definition (poetry 101 for me)
978. This Home I Long For Yet Have Never Seen
979. in times like these... January 6 2017
980. Greyhound's Lament
981. Haiku For A Spent Spring
982. Death Is A Long Dark Door (Written 2002)
983. Anaconda (Portland 2004)
984. Two Haiku's from 2003
985. Revenge (written in the summer of 1981)
986. More Haiku's from April 2003
987. Been Down/Been There 2003
988. in the end it was the words
989. (I Could Tell Her So Much) But She's Not Here
990. Opinion/Commentary...Don't Feedback/ Just for the fun of it
991. landscapes escapes to dreamscapes
992. I have no generations to succeed me so that I can be remembered
993. The Life of Tigger
994. Tuesday afternoon in the jewelry box
995. what do I gotta do but start over
996. Only You ? (refrigerator magnet poetry)
997. The Orneriness
998. the tale of one hundred
999. This Optimism
1000. pebbles of hope 3-6-2014
1001. improved in the groove
1002. Little Cat cries
1003. connecting synapses across miles and millennia
1004. on the day I die (written in a flash)
1005. outside falls the rain
1006. written in December before Christmas **
1007. two sides
1008. Beautiful Friend

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