My Poetry

This page serves as an index to longer poems written after  Opening Book. The list will grow. Up to now, I have focused on the poems in opening book. If you’re looking for Haiku, the best method is to use the Categories Widget where they are grouped by season.

A Sex Primer

A Sex Primer

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all-my-telling-birch

All my Telling
(AUDIO A short rhyming lyric written in Iambic Tetrameter.)

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Erlkönigin - Page 1

Erlkönigin
(Narrative/Dramatic blank verse based on Goethe’s Erlkönig)

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As on a sunny afternoon

As on a sunny afternoon….
(AUDIO Shakespearean Sonnet)

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Page 1 The Songbird (No background)

The Songbird: I took a drop of rain with me

Page 2 The Songbird (No background)

The Songbird: Sing, Sing, for always snow
(Based on a Shakespeare Song)

Page 4 The Songbird (No background)

The Songbird: When in the spring you sang me songs
(Based on a Shakespeare Song)

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song-to-my-soul

Song to my Soul
AUDIO

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ulysses-longboard-page-1-lemon

Ulysses in Burlington, Vermont
(A blank verse poem based on Tennyson’s Ulysses.)

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The Third Day

The Seven Tales of the India Traders: The Third Day

(A Narrative Poem written in Heroic Couplets.)

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a february bat

a February bat

(AUDIO An Iambic Dimeter poem.)

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Another god-damn Villanelle

(AUDIO)

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à la Maison

(AUDIO)

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this time of year

this time of year
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