Alleged Poems

Alison

Against the Next War

And Though We Love Imperfectly

A Death in the Spring

A Fact of Science

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Bless! Bless the Passionate Red Lights of Christmas!

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Butch and Rae, Rae and Butch

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Forty Years Ago and Last Night

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: If it is Your Wish to Remember Me

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Just Another Tired Old Day

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Love Sold Here by the Pocketful

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Most Poets Are Some Other Poet

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: No Returns on Lost Hearts

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Six Years

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: “She was the Strongest Woman I have Ever Known”

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Sorry It’s Taken Me So Long

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The Bitch Next Door

A Flock of Sparrows For Majel: The Cold March Rain

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The Dawn Came Today, Came Cold, Came Beautiful

A Flock of Sparrows For Majel: The Man Who Listened Well and the Woman Who Would Return to Him

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The Tragedy of Fool’s Gold

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The Value of Honesty

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: “The Walls of All My Boxes are Brown”

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The Whole, Cold World is Starving

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: The World Only Wants You to Feel Good

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: We Love to Forbid Love

A Flock Sparrows for Majel: “When We Pivoted on Our Egos”

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: Would You be so Tender, My love

A Flock of Sparrows for Majel: You Lawyered-Up

A Letter to Find in the Morning

A Life Littered With Kindnesses

A Morning Poem

A Poem Is A Little Death Laid Aside

A River Runs Beneath Us

À Toi Appartient le Printemps (To You Belongs the Spring)

An Eulogy for Undying Love

And the Coyotes Yearned in the Night

All of Those are Tragedies 

Bad Poem! Bad Poem! No Treat For You!

Better Loves Than We Had

Born to a Better Sun

Chat Room Love

Clueless

Cruel at Times, But Always Beautiful.

Do Nothing

Each Year the Emerald Grass

Fit Words For Birdie

From the Ceiling of a Mere Bathroom

Gabrielle, Gentle Gabrielle

Grace in the Night

“He Kept the Law and Saved the World for You, Praise be!”

Her Sheer Good Luck That I Cared

How Many Souls Would We Need

How One Poet Found His Muse

How to Control Your Anger (Paul Sunstone’s Scandalously Alarming Advice on Anger Management)

How to Kill Your Creativity

Hymn To the Creator

Increasing Her Afterglow

I Left Her in the Care of 27 Clowns

I Remember

I Want Your Heart to Rise

I Will Sing Songs to the Ice

If I Got My Hands on You

In the Stillness of the Mountains

It Was a Good Life and It Was Ours

I’m No Longer a Virgin Anymore

I’ve Told You Now

It’s Fun to Make Fun of New Zealand

It’s Wonderful to Be Reborn as Yourself 

Kenyon Road

Love Held Between the Teeth of Good and Evil

Love is Timeless

Magic Got the Upper Hand in Her Calculations

Meditation

Naked in the Falling Snow

Never Break The Circle

New Worlds

No One Shall Build Tall Things In the New Darkness

Of All That Her Heart Ever Past to Mine

On Things That Begin With an Onion

Once You Wanted to Give Yourself to Me

One Way To Pay A Bill

Our Age of Deep Stupid

Our Days Were Light as Mouse Farts

Promise Me, Tomorrow’s Dead Man

Red

Revenge is All in How it’s Done

“Rise Up! Rise Up Instead!”

Salt

Sarah

Secrets Within Secrets

Sex is Sacred so She Said

Signaling Jupiter

Silence

Silver Dolphins (For Leah at 12)

Six Colors In Your Hair

So Gentle and So Graceful as Loving You

Sometimes You’re My Hero

Somewhere in the Vicinity of Your Heart

Tara Lynn

That Too Astonished Me

There are no Troubles can Crush Fire

The Cicada 

The Dedicated Blogger

The Fires on Clinton Lake

The Great Goddess of Love

The Hands Remember

The Latest American Dream

The Lives I’ve Been Told

The Logic Of Magic

The Mists

The Moon Seems a Foot Beyond My Hand

The Mountains are Always Moving

The Puzzled Flowers of Monument Creek

The Real Reason Some of Us are Stupid

The Rebirth

The Shell Protecting My Heart

The Stolen Star Child

The Thoughts That Bring Humble Tears to My Eyes

The Tragic Fate of a Los Angeles Suck Artist

Throw Your Rockets Far

To a Young Artist — Take Care of Yourself

Top 40 Lovers

Waking In A Coffeeshop

Were We Fated to Come to This?

What a Fool!

What Made You Say, “I Love You”?

When I Really Want to Travel 

Whispers To the River

Who Comes By Far

Who First Created the Gods?

Why I Only See a Ghost in You

Why, I Wonder, Do You Think You Love Me?

Without You

“Words Won’t Fuck (A Love Letter For Tava)”

You and Me Looked At From Up On a Mountainside

You Are Too Far From My Arms

You Have Days