Family

Personal poems
by Treischel
A Pantuom Poem to Skylah
Chapter 1

Skylah Brooke

Posted February 20, 2013
General / Poetry
784 views | 8 reviews

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Thoughts on Having a Baby
Chapter 2

Precious Baby

Posted February 21, 2013
General / Poetry
624 views | 5 reviews

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Letters for a Grandaughter
Chapter 3

Acrostic for Skylah Brooke

Posted February 20, 2013
General / Poetry
630 views | 4 reviews

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Recalling that awful time
Chapter 4

Too Soon

Posted February 1, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
726 views | 19 reviews

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Take this Pain
Chapter 5

A Prayer

Posted December 29, 2012
Biographical / Poetry
701 views | 17 reviews

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A Triolet
Chapter 6

Enduring Love

Posted December 29, 2012
Biographical / Poetry
653 views | 9 reviews

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A December Tale
Chapter 7

Newborn Child Pantoum, Isaac

Posted December 6, 2012
Biographical / Poetry
786 views | 35 reviews

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The Joy of My Daughter's Birth
Chapter 9

Little Ray of Light

Posted November 24, 2012
Biographical / Poetry
651 views | 2 reviews

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Our Love is One
Chapter 10

You

Posted November 22, 2012
Romance / Poetry
728 views | 7 reviews

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A Lisalet Poem about Dogs
Chapter 11

Dog, Most Loyal Friend

Posted February 17, 2013
General / Poetry
640 views | 16 reviews

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How I turned a Van into a Peanut
Chapter 12

Brown Chevy Van

Posted February 10, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
639 views | 10 reviews

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Some Thoughts on Losses
Chapter 13

Losses

Posted January 10, 2013
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
650 views | 10 reviews

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So precious to Me
Chapter 14

The Life of a Daughter

Posted December 27, 2012
Biographical / Poetry
717 views | 12 reviews

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A Dog's Life
Chapter 15

A Tribute to Tiva

Posted December 20, 2012
General / Poetry
682 views | 10 reviews

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Love Poem from Long Ago
Chapter 16

Electric Lady

Posted December 9, 2012
Romance / Poetry
621 views | 15 reviews

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Chasing the Wind
Chapter 17

Sir Charles McSpeed

Posted November 23, 2012
General / Poetry
641 views | 4 reviews

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A Prayer for My Wife
Chapter 18

Heal the Pain

Posted March 1, 2013
Spiritual / Poetry
629 views | 4 reviews

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Got the Fever
Chapter 19

Ka-ching

Posted March 8, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
666 views | 17 reviews

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Head over Heals in Love
Chapter 20

Over the Water Fall

Posted March 17, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
592 views | 16 reviews

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I Tremble
Chapter 21

The Vision

Posted March 20, 2013
Biographical / Non-Fiction
679 views | 7 reviews

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Traveling about the Country
Chapter 22

Trips

Posted March 25, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
633 views | 6 reviews

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Free Verse Ramble
Chapter 23

My Muse

Posted March 27, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
668 views | 16 reviews

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Bit of a Miss, A Sonnet
Chapter 24

Marksman

Posted April 5, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
649 views | 3 reviews

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Cantankerous Kids
Chapter 25

Running Away

Posted April 4, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
670 views | 17 reviews

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Garbage King
Chapter 26

Hanging On

Posted April 7, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
638 views | 3 reviews

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Parallelogram De Crystalline
Chapter 27

My Pet

Posted April 17, 2013
General / Poetry
640 views | 8 reviews

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A Cameo Poem
Chapter 28

Kiss Me, My Love

Posted March 29, 2013
General / Poetry
639 views | 6 reviews

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Mono-rhyme
Chapter 29

Ballpark Blues

Posted May 24, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
577 views | 15 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 30

Watching Weight

Posted June 9, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
672 views | 11 reviews

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Thoughts of Mortality
Chapter 31

Remembering

Posted June 9, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
617 views | 17 reviews

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Quatrains
Chapter 32

Camping Thoughts

Posted June 18, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
628 views | 17 reviews

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Quatrains with closing Mono-rhymed Tercet
Chapter 33

Pieces of Puzzle

Posted May 28, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
577 views | 19 reviews

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A Story Poem in Rhyme
Chapter 34

Little Pirates

Posted June 25, 2013
General / Poetry
679 views | 27 reviews

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Quatrain
Chapter 35

These old Bones

Posted June 28, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
651 views | 6 reviews

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7/9 Quatrains with intertwined comment lines
Chapter 36

Uprooted

Posted June 24, 2013
Letters and Diary / Poetry
618 views | 6 reviews

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Contest Winner
Sonnet
Chapter 37

Pirates Plight

Posted May 19, 2013
Fantasy / Poetry
665 views | 16 reviews

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A Typical Visit
Chapter 38

Visit to the Cemetery

Posted May 17, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
577 views | 10 reviews

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Quatrains
Chapter 39

To Mom

Posted May 11, 2013
General / Poetry
671 views | 16 reviews

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It could happen like this.
Chapter 40

Muddled Morning

Posted May 13, 2013
Humor / Poetry
579 views | 17 reviews

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Acrostic Poetry
Chapter 41

Chronic Backpain

Posted May 6, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
632 views | 10 reviews

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Fanstory Lament
Chapter 42

Chagrined

Posted May 6, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
622 views | 9 reviews

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5-7-5 Poetry
Chapter 43

Sharing Time

Posted May 5, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
617 views | 7 reviews

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Bird Bonding
Chapter 44

Grandson and I

Posted May 4, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
624 views | 15 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 45

Midnight Masterpiece

Posted April 30, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
609 views | 16 reviews

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A Whitney Poem
Chapter 46

Top down day

Posted April 28, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
643 views | 6 reviews

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A Minute Poen with closing couplet
Chapter 47

Sing Song

Posted April 2, 2013
Humor / Poetry
585 views | 6 reviews

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Quatrains
Chapter 48

The Roof Off

Posted July 10, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
598 views | 7 reviews

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A Roundabout Poem
Chapter 49

On Retirement

Posted July 8, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
588 views | 9 reviews

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3-5-3 Senryu
Chapter 50

senryu (life's twists)

Posted July 1, 2013
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
595 views | 16 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains
Chapter 51

So Many Goodbyes

Posted May 9, 2013
General / Poetry
599 views | 15 reviews

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A Free Style Poem
Chapter 52

To Catch a Train

Posted August 21, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
588 views | 16 reviews

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Seeing the joys of life
Chapter 54

senryu (life spins on))

Posted September 11, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
568 views | 10 reviews

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5-7-5 Poetry
Chapter 55

Child's Delight

Posted July 6, 2013
General / Poetry
619 views | 16 reviews

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10/8 Meter
Chapter 56

Youth Football

Posted September 21, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
544 views | 5 reviews

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Cinquains 3
Chapter 57

Can it Be?

Posted October 9, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
539 views | 18 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 58

For You

Posted October 7, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
563 views | 11 reviews

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A Pantoum Poem
Chapter 59

When Pain Controls the Brain

Posted October 6, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
749 views | 26 reviews

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Free Style Pre-surgical Thoughts
Chapter 60

The Eve of the Knife

Posted October 7, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
551 views | 20 reviews

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A Canzone Poem
Chapter 61

Games and Rain

Posted September 20, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
544 views | 7 reviews

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If i only could
Chapter 62

senryu (too much)

Posted September 27, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
566 views | 9 reviews

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Sans Limerick
Chapter 63

Recovery Begins

Posted October 10, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
537 views | 10 reviews

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3-5-3 Poem
Chapter 64

My Prayer

Posted October 9, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
526 views | 12 reviews

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Quatrains
Chapter 65

Mixed Messages

Posted November 15, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
553 views | 17 reviews

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A Visit to the Doctor
Chapter 66

Miracle or Mix-up

Posted November 24, 2013
Biographical / Non-Fiction
574 views | 19 reviews

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A Quatern
Chapter 67

Sleeping Child

Posted November 30, 2013
Family / Poetry
557 views | 16 reviews

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a Bio Poem
Chapter 68

Thomas Reischel

Posted November 27, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
553 views | 15 reviews

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A 5-7-5 Poem
Chapter 69

Internet Gaming

Posted November 25, 2013
Humor / Poetry
541 views | 9 reviews

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Just a Poem
Chapter 70

Morning After Retirement

Posted September 2, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
566 views | 15 reviews

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Push and Pull, Part 2
Chapter 71

Deadly Thoughts

Posted January 1, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
547 views | 16 reviews

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A Spenserian Sonnet
Chapter 72

Push and Pull

Posted December 31, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
525 views | 18 reviews

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About Medicine
Chapter 73

Last Dose

Posted February 11, 2013
Biographical / Poetry
621 views | 10 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 74

Just Once

Posted January 11, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
557 views | 20 reviews

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Rhyming Couplets
Chapter 75

Need for Speed

Posted January 4, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
551 views | 12 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 76

Mug Shot

Posted January 28, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
533 views | 10 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 77

There is Ringing in My Ears

Posted April 4, 2014
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
535 views | 18 reviews

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Quintain
Chapter 78

Tax Day

Posted April 13, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
527 views | 18 reviews

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A Sonnet
Chapter 79

Sweet Sleep

Posted March 13, 2014
General / Poetry
525 views | 16 reviews

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AABB Quatrains with closing couplet
Chapter 80

Slippery Situation

Posted April 17, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
554 views | 15 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains
Chapter 81

Raindrops

Posted July 10, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
518 views | 18 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains
Chapter 82

Skateboard Plans

Posted August 16, 2014
Children / Poetry
518 views | 11 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains
Chapter 83

First Birthday

Posted August 16, 2014
Humor / Poetry
495 views | 11 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 84

Purple Pain

Posted June 7, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
500 views | 18 reviews

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A Triple Whitney
Chapter 85

A Busy DAY

Posted October 17, 2014
General / Poetry
487 views | 6 reviews

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A Gift from Mom and Sister
Chapter 86

Birthday Begonias

Posted November 1, 2014
General / Poetry
495 views | 6 reviews

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A Whitney-3
Chapter 87

Golden Globes

Posted November 10, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
498 views | 16 reviews

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A 10 Line Rhyming Poem
Chapter 88

First Day of School

Posted January 4, 2015
General / Poetry
449 views | 16 reviews

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Teething is finally over.
Chapter 89

Finally!

Posted December 5, 2014
Family / Poetry
461 views | 8 reviews

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A Quatern
Chapter 90

A Twinkle in Her Eyes

Posted November 15, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
441 views | 9 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains
Chapter 91

Hop On

Posted December 5, 2014
General / Poetry
438 views | 9 reviews

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AABB Quatrain
Chapter 92

Gather 'Round

Posted November 27, 2014
General / Poetry
578 views | 8 reviews

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ABAC Quatrains
Chapter 93

Just Around the Bend

Posted November 23, 2014
Biographical / Poetry
429 views | 7 reviews

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8-6 Quatrains
Chapter 94

Between the Words

Posted January 31, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
437 views | 9 reviews

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A Sonnet
Chapter 95

Sorrow

Posted January 28, 2015
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
442 views | 10 reviews

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A Rubiat Sonnet
Chapter 96

Richard and Renie

Posted January 26, 2015
General / Poetry
413 views | 9 reviews

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An Octogram
Chapter 97

A Baby's Smile

Posted January 22, 2015
General / Poetry
480 views | 20 reviews

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Elegy
Chapter 98

Betty

Posted January 19, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
434 views | 12 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains with Refrain
Chapter 99

Hard Feelings

Posted February 11, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
407 views | 11 reviews

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A Brevette
Chapter 100

Python

Posted February 10, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
403 views | 7 reviews

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AABB Quatrains
Chapter 101

Counting Grandkids

Posted February 9, 2015
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
409 views | 7 reviews

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Faux Limerick
Chapter 102

The Last Moment

Posted February 5, 2015
Spiritual / Poetry
398 views | 7 reviews

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Canzonetta
Chapter 103

Last Goodbye

Posted February 9, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
408 views | 8 reviews

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A Word Sonnet
Chapter 104

Obsessions

Posted March 21, 2015
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
410 views | 6 reviews

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A Word Sonnet
Chapter 105

Sore Loser

Posted March 21, 2015
General / Poetry
398 views | 5 reviews

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8-6 Meter Quatrains
Chapter 106

The Colorado Rake

Posted April 5, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
421 views | 7 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 107

Memory of Mom

Posted May 8, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
400 views | 9 reviews

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AABB Quatrains with Closing Couplet
Chapter 108

Neil Diamond World Tour Concert

Posted April 18, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
412 views | 15 reviews

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ABCB Quatrains with Closing Couplet
Chapter 109

My Golf Drive

Posted May 13, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
393 views | 11 reviews

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AABB Quatrains
Chapter 110

In A Tree

Posted May 5, 2015
Children / Poetry
399 views | 15 reviews

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An Octogram
Chapter 111

I Need to Show

Posted June 19, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
398 views | 8 reviews

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Octaves with an Envoi
Chapter 112

My Brother's Backyard

Posted July 26, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
375 views | 8 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 113

Hey!

Posted September 5, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
380 views | 6 reviews

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A Tale about a Most Embarressing Event
Chapter 114

Paper Trails

Posted August 26, 2015
Biographical / Non-Fiction
410 views | 3 reviews

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Scattering Her Ashes at Lake Harriet
Chapter 115

Mom's Wish

Posted August 23, 2015
General / Poetry
423 views | 15 reviews

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A Terza Rima
Chapter 116

Another Family Pet

Posted October 7, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
388 views | 13 reviews

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Quintrains, Mixed
Chapter 117

Are You Really a Poet?

Posted October 3, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
402 views | 16 reviews

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An Octogram
Chapter 118

A New Addition

Posted October 5, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
387 views | 11 reviews

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A Heroic Rispetto
Chapter 119

Scooter

Posted October 1, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
414 views | 19 reviews

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Mixed Formats
Chapter 120

Thomas - Motto and Mode

Posted October 28, 2015
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
378 views | 17 reviews

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A LyriCat Poem
Chapter 121

Living with Chronic Pain

Posted November 3, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
452 views | 23 reviews

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An Octogram
Chapter 122

Knee Replacement

Posted November 19, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
358 views | 10 reviews

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Mono-rhymed Sestets
Chapter 123

Switch and Stitch

Posted November 20, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
357 views | 8 reviews

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A Trijan Refrain - Modified
Chapter 124

To See Her Smile

Posted November 28, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
379 views | 22 reviews

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Interlinked Novetrains
Chapter 125

A Precious Gift

Posted January 3, 2016
General / Poetry
363 views | 7 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 126

Prelude to Electro Shock

Posted December 28, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
359 views | 9 reviews

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ABAB Quatrains with Refrains
Chapter 127

Electro Shock Therapy

Posted December 28, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
369 views | 11 reviews

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An Octogram with Envoi
Chapter 128

Oof!

Posted December 30, 2015
Biographical / Poetry
364 views | 10 reviews

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A Triptic Sonnet
Chapter 129

Farewell 2015

Posted December 31, 2015
Commentary and Philosophy / Poetry
353 views | 9 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 130

Frustrations

Posted February 13, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
376 views | 14 reviews

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ABAB Quatrains
Chapter 131

Rankings

Posted January 9, 2016
Satire / Poetry
372 views | 19 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 132

Hypocrisy

Posted February 19, 2016
General / Poetry
353 views | 13 reviews

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A Silly Poem
Chapter 133

Modeling

Posted April 5, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
350 views | 14 reviews

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A Ghazal
Chapter 134

Daddy Said

Posted April 8, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
378 views | 12 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 135

Top Down, Springtime Day

Posted May 3, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
378 views | 15 reviews

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ABAB Quatrains
Chapter 136

Visit to Mom

Posted May 9, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
351 views | 18 reviews

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An Octogram
Chapter 137

Belle Rose

Posted May 19, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
371 views | 20 reviews

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Free Style
Chapter 138

Not Again!

Posted July 11, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
378 views | 16 reviews

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A Story Poem in Mixed Pentameter
Chapter 139

The Boat Rental

Posted September 17, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
341 views | 12 reviews

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A Rondeau
Chapter 140

I'm Worried Now!

Posted August 1, 2016
Biographical / Poetry
354 views | 15 reviews

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5-7-5 Suite
Chapter 141

Movie Quiz

Posted February 27, 2019
General / Poetry
146 views | 11 reviews

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Cat-a-strophe
Chapter 142

Where's your Shirt?

Posted January 8, 2019
Biographical / Poetry
156 views | 8 reviews

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Quatrain Sandwich
Chapter 143

Bring Them Outside

Posted January 7, 2019
General / Poetry
135 views | 11 reviews

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Boutonniere
Chapter 144

Holding Up a Tree

Posted January 6, 2019
General / Poetry
141 views | 10 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 145

Missing Mom

Posted May 9, 2020
General / Poetry
156 views | 15 reviews

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Free Verse
Chapter 146

Remembering Mom

Posted May 10, 2019
Biographical / Poetry
97 views | 12 reviews

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A Sevenelle
Chapter 147

Osteomyelitis

Posted March 24, 2019
General / Poetry
38 views | 12 reviews

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Bosses
fair godmother wishes