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Noon Out of Nowhere - Collected Poems of Alan Harris


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Topics: Animals | Aphorisms | Christianity | Christmas | Death | Haiku | Humor | Infants | Inspirational | Lists | Loneliness | Love | Lyrical | Mentor/Pupil | Moon | Music | Nature | Night | Philosophical | Psychological | Quips | Reminiscence | Relationships | Rhymed | Satire | Seasonal | Sonnets | Sorrow | Whimsy

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Check out any or all of the poems in the following cross-section:

Interpreting Geese (from Heartclips)
Confined (from Writing All Over the World's Wall)
Oaks Near Town (from The Wheel of Yes)
Deep Coffee, Alone (from Thunderbolt Blooming)
Short & Sour (from Thunderbolt Blooming)
May Nocturne (from Inward in Words)
Sixth Commandment (from Echoes of the Decalogue)
Commuter Queries the Sun (from Blue Sky in Buckets)
Moon and Mars Conjunct (from Splashes and Breezes)
Seed Thoughts (from Sparks from the Flame)
Song of the Sick Minstrel (from College Poems)To top


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The only poems and essays not found here are the ones without titles, such as individual haiku poems and aphorisms. The haiku poems without titles are found in Sparks from the Flame, and the aphorisms without titles are found in Pieces of Mind, Needlework, and Spared for Seed.

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Animals

Animal Tao
At the Abattoir
Bird Omens
Bug in My Kitchen
Cat Lying Down
The Cry of Everything
Dove
Dove Missile
An Evening Question | Audio
Feathered Ephemera
Harmlessness
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Itinerant
January Adagio
July Brushstrokes
Keeping Here
My Cow, My Guru
Path
Permissions
Plowhorse
Sentence
Stray
Tavern Talk
thursday | Audio
Two Birds in a Tree
A Vision
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Aphorisms

8-Word Basket
Aphorisms from "Poor Al's Almanack"
Daresayings
Needlework
Pieces of Eight
Pieces of Mind
Ponderables for Past 30 Days
Random Thoughts
Short and Sour
Spared for Seed
Thinker's Daily Ponderable
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Christianity

Christmas Awakening | Audio
A Christmas Light | Audio
Divine Priorities
Door
Dove Missile
Easter Wish
Every Christmas
Excuse Me, God
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Five Definings | Audio
God's Spirit Dwells
Good Friday | Audio
Haiku (Empty Church)
Here at the Close of Christmas Day | Audio
Hope and Love
I, Not It
Listening to Christmas | Audio
Mary and the Moderns
My Soul is Something
The Only Christian
The Other Door
Permissions
Prayer for 2000 | Audio
Prayer in Brief
Prayer of Being | Audio
Prayer of Unknowing | Audio
Rose Cross
Sanctuary Cove
Seeking until Found
Sharing Copedom | Audio
Table Grace
To Sister Marjorie
To Rolla Swanson
Two Songs
Two Wrinkles in Bliss | Audio
What the Pencil Says
Within Our Keep | Audio
Word
Wounded Holidays | Audio
Yuletide's Deepest Bell
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Christmas

Angels of the Sunset (Photographic Version)
Christmas Awakening | Audio
Christmas Haiku
A Christmas Light | Audio
Every Christmas
Frequently Asked Questions About Christmas
Here at the Close of Christmas Day | Audio
Listening to Christmas | Audio
Santa's Interior Monologue
The Scrooge Before Christmas
Within Our Keep | Audio
Wounded Holidays | Audio
Yuletide's Deepest Bell
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Death

Absence
Benediction for 2000
Beside the X | Audio
Bug in My Kitchen
Death is Life Bursting into Bloom | Audio
Death through a Peephole
Door
From Beyond
Gathering | Audio
Getting Old
Here and the Ground | Audio
A Hidden Sky
Looking Forward
Lawful Body
Mother's Secret
Meeting | Audio
Messages from Beyond
The Monument
needle's eye
Notes on Work
Ones
Pain and Promise
Safe
Sentence
September Fade
The Sound of Dying
Through the Center | Audio
To My Body
Taps
A Traveler's Tale
Unclosed Loops
Voice
The Water
Wounded Holidays | Audio
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Essays

Coming Home from the Parade
Crisis--Its Causes and Effects
Depth Perception
Echoes of Earlville
Front Yards
Intelligence "Out There"
Peace
The Scrooge Before Christmas
Suicide and the Agony of Separateness
Ventilating the House of Knowing
Where Is Love?
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Haiku Poems

Arrangements
As Below, So Above
August Sunday
Autumn Glimpses
Christmas Haiku
Dove
Dream
Find
Finis
Haiku Basket
Haiku (Empty Church)
Haiku Poems | Audio
A Haiku Quilt for Y2K
Haiku Recursion
Harmlessness
Hearing
Illumination
Monsoon
Musical Mentor
Path
Procession
Purchase
Recourse
Ride
Seed Thoughts
Seeking
September Fade
Some Kind of Haiku
Two Haiku
Universal Questions
Urge
Voice
Writer's Block Zen
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Humor

13 Signs of Bad Luck
Animal Tao
Aphorisms from "Poor Al's Almanack"
Aroma of Duty
At the Abattoir
Beside the X | Audio
Bird Omens
Cat Lying Down
City Spill | Audio
Dad's Henry J
Dressed | Audio
Farmer Karma
Find
Frequently Asked Questions About Christmas
Getting Old
How I Clean
How We Came To Know Truth | Audio
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Introduction | Audio
Just Asking
Messages from Beyond
My Cow, My Guru | Audio
Needlework
A New Beatitude
Nine Steps to a Poem | Audio
Nominal | Audio
Ones
The Only Christian
Pieces of Mind
Pressure
Santa's Interior Monologue
Shopping Cheap | Audio
Short & Sour
Some Kind of Haiku
Spared for Seed
Spin | Audio
Tavern Talk | Audio
thursday | Audio
The Time I Was Late
To a Telephone Pole
Turvy
Unclosed Loops
Universal Questions
Wanting
Weather Forecast
When You're in a Frump
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Infants

Blissful Baby
Every Christmas
Looking Forward
Lullaby
Mother Greets Newborn
War Baby | Audio
The Water
Welcoming Patrick Keith Harris
Who Indeed?
Within Our Keep | Audio To top

Inspirational

Absence
Abundance
After a Mostness of Hurt
Analogies for Love | Audio
Angels of the Sunset (Photographic Version)
April of the Spirit
As Below, So Above
As Far Beyond As Here | Audio
Asking the Quiet Fire (Text Version) (Photographic Version)
At Sea
Beauty
Benediction for 2000
Briefing
The Builders
Christmas Awakening | Audio
A Christmas Light | Audio
Clouds | Audio
Commuter Queries the Sun | Audio
Counting to One | Audio
Divine Mischief
Divine Priorities
Divinity
Dove
Easter Wish
Enlightenment
An Evening Question | Audio
Every Christmas
Excuse Me, God
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Fireplace
Five Definings | Audio
A Flower for Manly P. Hall
Freedom Grounded | Audio
Friendlight
God's Spirit Dwells
Good Friday | Audio
Grief Is a Thief
Haiku Basket
Haiku (Empty Church)
Healing Meditation #1
Healing Meditation #2
Healing Meditation #3
Hearing
Here at the Close of Christmas Day | Audio
A Hidden Sky
Hope and Love
I, Not It
Innerness
Intermission
An Inward East
Karma Yoga
Keeping Here
Listening to Christmas | Audio
A Love Song
Luminance
Mahler's 5th Symphony
Mary and the Moderns
May Opening
A Meditation
Meeting | Audio
The Middle Way
A Millennial Date
Mother's Secret
Muse on a Moonbeam
My Cow, My Guru | Audio
My Soul is Something
A New Fading of Before
Night | Audio
Night Light
Notes on Work
Now, Sweet Now
On Leaning | Audio
The Only Christian
The Other Door
Our First Warm Day
Out of the Black Smoke
Outwhere
Pain and Promise
Passing and Pausing
Path
Paths
Peace
Penetration
Permissions
Prayer for 2000 | Audio
Prayer in Brief
Prayer of Being | Audio
Prayer of Unknowing | Audio
Preparing the Colors
Procession
Quiet | Audio
Reality
Recourse
Remembrance
Rose Cross
Roses
Relief in Relife
Sanctuary Cove
Seed Thoughts
Seeking until Found
Sensing a Future
Sharing Copedom | Audio
Silent Exchange | Audio
Spared for Seed
Stars
Sun
Suppose
Sutra Salad
Table Grace
Taps
Thank You
Thanking the Sweet Silence | Audio
To Sister Marjorie
To Rolla Swanson
Together
Two Songs
Two Wrinkles in Bliss | Audio
Urges
A Vision
Walk | Audio
Watching No Baseball
The Water
What Lies Ahead
What the Pencil Says
What To Do
Who Indeed?
Whoever Built Chopin
Within Our Keep | Audio
Word
World
Wounded Holidays | Audio
Yuletide's Deepest Bell
Ten Commandments
Preface to Echoes of the Decalogue
First Commandment
Second Commandment
Third Commandment
Fourth Commandment
Fifth Commandment
Sixth Commandment
Seventh Commandment
Eighth Commandment
Ninth Commandment
Tenth Commandment
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Lists

8 x 20
13 Signs of Bad Luck
18 Rules
Frequently Asked Questions About Christmas
Questions for Making a Decision
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Loneliness

Absence
After a Mostness of Hurt
As Below, So Above
Deep Coffee, Alone | Audio
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Grief Is a Thief
Night Light
Night Thoughts
Pain and Promise
Path
Quiet | Audio
Recourse
Together
Walking the Life
When You're in a Frump
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Love

After a Mostness of Hurt
Analogies for Love | Audio
Another Dance
Beneath a Flirtation | Audio
Bidentity
Bittersweet
Blissful Baby
Bond | Audio
Doing What One Can Do
Electric Heart
Fireplace
Friendlight
Gifts That Stay
Hot Date or Soul Mate?
An Instrument of Heaven
Kind of
It All Rises
Just Asking
Love Is | Audio
A Love Song
Lullaby
A Meditation
The Middle Way
A Millennial Date
Mother Greets Newborn
Mother's Secret
A New Fading of Before
One Glance
Our First Warm Day
Pain and Promise
Quiet | Audio
Release from the Known
Remembrance
Restaurant Miff
River Pair
seeing you | Audio
Sensing a Future
Song of the Sick Minstrel
Thank You
Three Kisses | Audio
Three Root Words
To My Wife
Two Birds in a Tree
Walk | Audio
Where Is Love?
Within Our Keep | Audio To top

Lyrical

Abundance
Angels of the Sunset (Photographic Version)
As Below, So Above
Autumn Glimpses
Beauty
Bug in My Kitchen
Claire de Lune
Clouds | Audio
Columbus Day, 1980
Dove
Easter Wish
An Evening Question | Audio
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Fireplace
Haiku Poems | Audio
A Hidden Sky
Humid Evening
Itinerant
January Adagio
July Brushstrokes
Leaf Dance
Mahler's 5th Symphony
May Nocturne
May Opening
Meeting | Audio
Meteor Shower over Tucson
Midnight in Midwinter
Moon and Mars Conjunct
Mother's Secret
Muse on a Moonbeam
Night Light
Oaks Near Town | Audio
Our First Warm Day
Railing West | Audio
Remembrance
Song of the Sick Minstrel
A Sonnet to Igor Stravinsky
Stars
Sun
Sunday Profundity
Taps
thursday | Audio
Tree Choirs | Audio
The Water
Ways
When Poems Are Still | Audio
Who Indeed?
Whoever Built Chopin
A Younger Friend | Audio
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Mentor/Pupil

Absence
Advice
Asking the Quiet Fire (Text Version) (Photographic Version)
As Below, So Above
At Sea
Door
English Teacher Unbound
Farmer Karma
A Flower for Manly P. Hall
Freedom Grounded | Audio
Graduation
How We Came To Know Truth | Audio
Making a Tree
Mother's Secret
Musical Mentor
Parting Words
Preparing the Colors
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Moon

August Sunday
A Christmas Light | Audio
Claire de Lune
Counting to One | Audio
Crack the Sky
Electric Heart
Haiku Poems
Howling at a Real Moon
Innerness
Juggler
May Nocturne
Meeting | Audio
Midnight in Midwinter
Moon and Mars Conjunct
Muse on a Moonbeam
Night Light
Peace - Its Inner Hiding Places
Seed Thoughts
seeing you | Audio
Song of the Sick Minstrel
Storm
Welcoming Patrick Keith Harris
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Music

Alma Mater Revisited
America the Beautiful Revisited
Another Dance
August Sunday
Bunga Rucka | Audio
Claire de Lune
The Cry of Everything
Death is Life Bursting into Bloom | Audio
Death through a Peephole
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Innerness
An Instrument of Heaven
Lullaby
Mahler's 5th Symphony
Mother's Secret
Music from Hannah
Musical Mentor
One Glance
Reality
Shopping Cheap | Audio
Song of the Sick Minstrel
A Sonnet to Igor Stravinsky
Taps
The Tortured Joy
Two Songs
Whoever Built Chopin
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Nature

Abundance
America the Beautiful Revisited
Angels of the Sunset (Photographic Version)
Another Sonnet to Another Spring
As Below, So Above
Asking the Quiet Fire (Text Version) (Photographic Version)
August Sunday
Autumn Glimpses
Beauty
Bird Omens
A Christmas Light | Audio
Clouds | Audio
Dove
An Evening Question | Audio
Falls Visitor
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
February Dreams
Frozen Fantasy
A Hidden Sky
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Itinerant
January Adagio
July Brushstrokes
Leaf Dance
Listening to Christmas | Audio
May Opening
Meeting | Audio
Meteor Shower over Tucson
Midnight in Midwinter
A Millennial Date
Monsoon
Night Light
Oaks Near Town | Audio
Our First Warm Day
Planting an Apple Tree
River Pair
Roses
Sanctuary Cove
September Fade
Storm Tea | Audio
Tree Choirs | Audio
Twenty-One Lines of Tree
Universal Questions
Urges
The Water
Ways
Who Indeed?
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Night

Christmas Awakening | Audio
A Christmas Light | Audio
Claire de Lune
Darkness
Down, Down in the Tao | Audio
An Evening Question | Audio
Healing Meditation #3
January Adagio
Juggler
Listening to Christmas | Audio
Lullaby
May Nocturne
Meeting | Audio
Meteor Shower over Tucson
Midnight in Midwinter
Moon and Mars Conjunct
Muse on a Moonbeam
Night | Audio
Night Light
Night Thoughts
Santa's Interior Monologue
Song of the Sick Minstrel
Stars
Stray
Sunday Profundity
To Sleep | Audio
Tree Choirs | Audio
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Philosophical

Abundance
America the Beautiful Revisited
An Apology for Art
As Below, So Above
Asking the Quiet Fire (Text Version) (Photographic Version)
At Sea
Benediction for 2000
Big Smile | Audio
Briefing
A Christmas Light | Audio
Commuting past the 'Hood | Audio
Continuity
Divine Priorities
Dollar Dazzle
Door
Dove Missile
Dressed | Audio
Down, Down in the Tao | Audio
Every Christmas
Experts and Folk | Audio
Flower in Vase
Free
Freedom Grounded | Audio
Harmlessness
Healing Meditation #1
Healing Meditation #2
Healing Meditation #3
Here at the Close of Christmas Day | Audio
Ignorance Implicit
The Inside Door | Audio
Intelligence "Out There"
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Just Asking
Karma Yoga
Looking Forward
Man Walking
A Meditation
Meeting | Audio
The Middle Way
A Millennial Date
Mother's Secret
My Cow, My Guru | Audio
Night | Audio
Notes on Work
Now, Sweet Now
Oaks Near Town | Audio
On Leaning | Audio
Ones
Outwhere
Passing and Pausing
Passing Through | Audio
Path
Paths
Permissions
Plowhorse
Preface to Echoes of the Decalogue
Procession
Random Thoughts
Reality
Relief in Relife
Remembrance
Seeking until Found
September Fade
Shopping Cheap | Audio
Siren
Spin | Audio
Spirits and Spooks - A Rhyme for Halloween | Audio
Stars
Stray
Sun
Suppose
Symposium
Taps
These Scales Tell Tales
Thoughtlets for a Quiet Mood
thursday | Audio
To Rolla Swanson
To Wake Up To | Audio
Together
Two Windows
Two Wrinkles in Bliss | Audio
Unclosed Loops
Universal Questions
Urges
Ventilating the House of Knowing
A Vision
Wanting
Washing Windows | Audio
The Water
Ways
What Lies Ahead
What To Do
The Wheel of Yes
Whoever Built Chopin
World
Yuletide's Deepest Bell
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Psychological

Absence
After a Mostness of Hurt
Another Dance
An Apology for Art
As Below, So Above
As Far Beyond As Here | Audio
Bidentity
Bird Omens
Blue Sky in Buckets
Bond | Audio
The Child
A Christmas Light | Audio
Coming Home from the Parade
Commuter Queries the Sun | Audio
Confined | Audio
Crisis--Its Causes and Effects
Darkness
Depth Perception
Dilemma | Audio
Dollar Dazzle
Door
Effort
An Evening Question | Audio
Farmer Karma
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Fireplace
Free Now
Free of Verse
Freedom Grounded | Audio
Friendlight
Front Yards
Getting Old
Griefs That Stay | Audio
A Haiku Quilt for Y2K
Healing Meditation #1
Healing Meditation #2
Healing Meditation #3
Howling at a Real Moon
I, Not It
Ignorance Implicit
Innerness
The Inside Door | Audio
Introduction | Audio
An Inward East
It All Rises
Itinerant
Karma Yoga
Keeping Here
Library
Man Walking
May Opening
A Meditation
Meeting | Audio
The Middle Way
Moodrider
Muse on a Moonbeam
A New Beatitude
A New Fading of Before
Night | Audio
Night Light
No Darkness, No Diamonds
Nominal | Audio
Notes on Work
Now, Sweet Now
An Old Man's Fancy
On Leaning | Audio
Ones
Outwhere
Overflow
The Other Door
Pain and Promise
Passing and Pausing
Permissions
Preparing the Colors
Pressure
Procession
The Prophet
Quiet | Audio
Reality
Recourse
Release from the Known
Remembrance
Restaurant Miff
Rolling with the Thunder
Roses
Saturday Walk
Seeking until Found
Sensing a Future
September Fade
Siren
The Scrooge Before Christmas
Sharing Copedom | Audio
Storm
Suicide and the Agony of Separateness
Suppose
Taps
Thanking the Sweet Silence | Audio
Together
Two Windows
Unclosed Loops
Universal Questions
Urges
A Vision
Wanting
War Baby | Audio
Washing Windows | Audio
Weather Forecast
When Poems Are Still | Audio
When You're in a Frump
Where Is Love?
World
Writer's Block Zen
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Quips

8 x 20
8-Word Basket
Aphorisms from "Poor Al's Almanack"
Daresayings
Needlework
Pieces of Eight
Pieces of Mind
Spared for Seed
Random Thoughts
Short & Sour
Sutra Salad
Turvy
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Reminiscence

Absence
Alma Mater Revisited
Colorado Joining, 1995
Contemplating Shirley
Dad's Henry J
Echoes of Earlville (essay form)
Echoes of Earlville (poem form)
Farmer Karma
Lessons Out of School
A New Fading of Before
Remembrance
The Time I Was Late
War Baby | Audio
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Relationships

Absence
Advice
After a Mostness of Hurt
Another Dance
As Below, So Above
Beneath a Flirtation | Audio
Bidentity
Bittersweet
Blissful Baby
Caregiving
The Child
Colorado Joining, 1995
Contemplating Shirley
Electric Heart
Farmer Karma
Friendlight
Gathering | Audio
Gifts That Stay
Grief Is a Thief
Griefs That Stay | Audio
Honored Guest | Audio
Hot Date or Soul Mate?
Humid Evening
It All Rises
Job Interview
Love Is | Audio
Lullaby
Making a Tree
Man Walking
Meeting | Audio
Meteor Shower over Tucson
A Millennial Date
Mother Greets Newborn
Mother's Secret
Music from Hannah
Musical Mentor
Nominal | Audio
On Leaning | Audio
One Glance
Ones
The Other Door
Pain and Promise
Parting Words
Pressure
Release from the Known
Restaurant Miff
A Retreat Ahead
River Pair
Rolling with the Thunder
seeing you | Audio
Seventh Commandment
Sharing Copedom | Audio
Storm Tea | Audio
Stray
Symposium
Tavern Talk | Audio
Thank You
Three Gingerbread Men
Three Kisses | Audio
Three Root Words
To My Body
To My Wife
Two Birds in a Tree
Walk | Audio
Wanting
War Baby | Audio
Washing Windows | Audio
Watching No Baseball
Welcoming Patrick Keith Harris
Where Is Love?
Within Our Keep | Audio
Wounded Holidays | Audio
A Younger Friend | Audio
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Rhymed

America the Beautiful Revisited
Animal Tao
Another Sonnet to Another Spring
As Far Beyond As Here | Audio
Continuity
Divine Priorities
Dudely May | Audio
Excuse Me, God
Experts and Folk | Audio
Flower in Vase
Friendlight
Gifts That Stay
God's Spirit Dwells
Healing Meditation #3
Here and the Ground | Audio
How I Clean
I, Not It
Just Asking
Lullaby
Mother's Secret
Music from Hannah
A New Beatitude
Night Thoughts
The Only Christian
The Other Door
Paths
Relief in Relife
A Retreat Ahead
Roses
Safe
Spirits and Spooks - A Rhyme for Halloween | Audio
Symposium
Taps
These Scales Tell Tales
To a Telephone Pole
To Sister Marjorie
Turvy
Two Songs
Welcoming Patrick Keith Harris
What Lies Ahead
When You're in a Frump
A Wiggy Sopsty | Audio
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Satire

At the Abattoir
Dollar Dazzle
English Teacher Unbound
Farmer Karma
How We Came To Know Truth | Audio
Ignorance Implicit
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Mary and the Moderns
Planting an Apple Tree
Pressure
Shopping Cheap | Audio
Some Kind of Haiku
To a Telephone Pole
The Tortured Joy
Unclosed Loops
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Seasonal

Spring
Across the River
Another Sonnet to Another Spring
April of the Spirit
Aroma of Duty
As Below, So Above
Dudely May | Audio
Easter Wish
An Evening Question | Audio
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Good Friday | Audio
Graduation
A Haiku Quilt for Y2K
Letting Go
May Nocturne
May Opening
Our First Warm Day
Saturday Walk
Tree Choirs | Audio
Who Indeed?

Summer
August Sunday
Humid Evening
July Brushstrokes
September Fade
Siren
Suburban Reverie

Autumn
Alma Mater Revisited
Asking the Quiet Fire (Text Version) (Photographic Version)
Autumn Glimpses
Columbus Day, 1980
A Hidden Sky
Interpreting Geese | Audio
Leaf Dance
Spirits and Spooks - A Rhyme for Halloween | Audio
Storm Tea | Audio

Winter
A Christmas Light | Audio
Every Christmas
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Feathered Ephemera
February Dreams
Fireplace
Frequently Asked Questions About Christmas
Frozen Fantasy
A Haiku Quilt for Y2K
January Adagio
Listening to Christmas | Audio
Midnight in Midwinter
A New Fading of Before
Santa's Interior Monologue
The Scrooge Before Christmas
Song of the Sick Minstrel
The Time I Was Late
Tree Choirs | Audio
Within Our Keep | Audio
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Short Stories

Across the River
The Time I Was Late
To top

Sonnets

As Far Beyond As Here | Audio
Another Sonnet to Another Spring
Night Thoughts
A Sonnet to Igor Stravinsky
To top

Sorrow

After a Mostness of Hurt
Bittersweet
Contemplating Shirley
Dilemma | Audio
Father, How Can I Hear You? | Musical Duet
Gathering | Audio
God's Spirit Dwells
Grief Is a Thief
Griefs That Stay | Audio
Healing Meditation #1
Healing Meditation #2
Healing Meditation #3
Night Light
Pain and Promise
Recourse
Taps
When You're in a Frump
To top

Whimsy

Abundance
An Apology for Art
Autumn Glimpses
Beside the X | Audio
Big Smile | Audio
Bird Omens
Bug in My Kitchen
Bunga Rucka | Audio
Crack the Sky
The Cry of Everything
Divine Mischief
Door
Dream
Dressed | Audio
Dudely May | Audio
English Teacher Unbound
Experts and Folk | Audio
Falls Visitor
Farmer Karma
Feathered Ephemera
Find
Fireplace
Frequently Asked Questions About Christmas
Front Yards
Getting Old
Graduation
Grandstand Fantasy
A Hidden Sky
Homeglow after Visitors | Audio
Honored Guest | Audio
How I Clean
How We Came To Know Truth | Audio
Ignorance Implicit
Itinerant
Job Interview
Juggler
Just Asking
Kind of
Letting Go
Leaf Dance
Man Walking
Meeting | Audio
A Millennial Date
Moodrider
Muse on a Moonbeam
Music from Hannah
Napping in the Flavors
A New Beatitude
Nine Steps to a Poem | Audio
Outwhere
Overflow
Passing and Pausing
Passing Through | Audio
Path
Philosophy
Poetry Poem
Pressure
A Retreat Ahead
Santa's Interior Monologue
September Fade
Some Kind of Haiku
Spin | Audio
Spirits and Spooks - A Rhyme for Halloween | Audio
Still Life | Audio
Storm
Storm Tea | Audio
Suburban Reverie
Stars
Sun
Suppose
Tavern Talk | Audio
Thank You
Three Gingerbread Men
thursday | Audio
Tired Minds
To Sleep | Audio
To Wake Up To | Audio
Turvy
Two Wrinkles in Bliss | Audio
Upbeat
Unclosed Loops
Urges
Wanting
Watching No Baseball
Welcoming Patrick Keith Harris
Weather Forecast
The Wheel of Yes
When You're in a Frump
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