These poems come from Bruce Goodman's blog.





22 July 2018
90.

15 July 2018
89.

8 July 2018
88.

1 July 2018
87.

29 June 2018
86.

22 June 2018
85.


15 June 2018
84.

8 June 2018
83.

1 June 2018
82.

29 May 2018
81. Grave stone
- Adaptation of luc bat

22 May 2018
80. When birds begin to sing
- Adaptation of luc bat

15 May 2018
79. How long the shadows fall
- Adaptation of luc bat


8 May 2018
78. Fall evenings fall
- Adaptation of luc bat

1 May 2018
77. Now that summer's over
- Adaptation of luc bat


30 April 2018
76. Southern trees
- written in youth

23 April 2018
75. Concerto for heart and orchestra
- written in youth

16 April 2018
74. From the top of the hill on Good Friday
- written in youth

9 April 2018
73. Aunty Rene
- written in youth


2 April 2018
72. I'm on fringe of stupidity
- written in youth

29 March 2018
71. From the hill in autumn
- repeat of Poem 1
22 March 2018
70. Into nothing
- a ghazal

15 March 2018
69. Sorry you didn't. Loser.
- a nonsense poem

8 March 2018
68. Ah! Song!
- a ghazal

1 March 2018
67. Broken branches
- Adaptation of luc bat



22 February 2018
66. Nothing was said
- free verse

15 February 2018
65. Chagrin and bare it
- a nonsense poem

8 February 2018
64. The meaning of flowers
- Adaptation of luc bat


1 February 2018
63. On a dahlia
- Adaptation of luc bat



29 January 2018
62. Rhapsodic burst
- A ghazal

22 January 2018
61. It just seems that way


15 January 2018
60. New Year
- Free verse

8 January 2018
59. Dormant mountain
- A ghazal

29 December 2017
58. There is no guile in your smile

22 December 2017
57. There was no music in the air

15 December 2017
56. There was no starlight in her eyes

8 December 2017
55. I cannot love the sky


1 December 2017
54. On the death of that most excellent lady
- A cento

29 November 2017
53. Yet still the sun rises
- A ghazal, an aubade

22 November 2017
52. Gobbler's lament
- A rondel

15 November 2017
51. Unpacking after moving house
- A list poem

8 November 2017
50. Sasha had chicken
- A ghazal

1 November 2017
49. Bike shed
- A madrigal


29 October 2017
48. Bully's song
- A triolet

22 October 2017
47. Summer flies
- Adaptation of luc bat

15 October 2017
46. I think I left my wallet
- A triolet

8 October 2017
45. Sea waves
- Adaptation of luc bat

1 October 2017
44. Clean gene pool
- A French lai

29 September 2017
43. Golden Wedding Toast
- A sonnet


22 September 2017
42. That empty chair
- A sonnet

15 September 2017
41. I wish I were a clown
- A sonnet

8 September 2017
40. Dare I compare you to a hippopotamus?
- A sonnet

1 September 2017
39. It seems we’ve entered into winter’s frost
- A sonnet

29 August 2017
38. New Zealand springtime
- A standard habbie

22 August 2017
37. Loss
- A standard habbie


15 August 2017
36b. A frightfully PC drinking song
- A standard habbie

15 August 2017
36a. Grandfather Clock
- A ghazal

8 August 2017
35. Dead flowers
- A standard habbie

1 August 2017
34. A frightfully PC love song
- A standard habbie

29 July 2017
33. Take flight
- A ghazal

22 July 2017
32. In love with the wind
- A ghazal


15 July 2017
31. Rain
- A ghazal

8 July 2017
30. Restlessness takes hold
- A ghazal

1 July 2017
29. Split open wide
- A ghazal

1 June 2017
28. Mary Ann - Harry
- An eclogue

27 May 2017
27. Five bits of doggerel
22 May 2017
26. From the cat
- A Doggerel Ditty


22 January 2017
25. It would be awful
24 November 2016
24. A great vowel shift for a
friend who is poorly

1 July 2016
23. The four seasons
- Limericks

1 June 2016
22. I'm past the age of Mozart
- Rondeau

7 May 2016
21B. In praise of Hannibal's elephants
- Ballad

1 May 2016
21A. Ballad of a political candidate
- Ballad


24 April 2016
20D. Clock
- Cinquain

17 April 2016
20C. Owl
- Cinquain

10 April 2016
20B. Frog
- Cinquain

1 April 2016
20A. Twilight
- Cinquain

1 March 2016
19. Fall fire
- Sextilla

9 February 2016
18B. Four relatively famous shadormas
- Shadorma


1 February 2016
18A. Shadorma's almost dance
- Shadorma

24 January 2016
17D. Only the dead have seen the end of war
- Pantoum

16 January 2016
17C. A modest proposal
- Pantoum

10 January 2016
17B. Variations on a folk song
- Pantoum

1 January 2016
17A. It's pretty
- Pantoum

1 December 2015
16. Songs my father taught me
- Triversen


1 November 2015
15. Thus ends
- Villanelle

1 October 2015
14. Bury me flamboyantly clad
1 September 2015
13. They upped and left
1 August 2015
12. Thistledown
1 July 2015
11. A sort of ottava rima

1 June 2015
10. I heard the thrush sing
1 May 2015
9. Back then
1 April 2015
8. The return of summer
1 March 2015
7. When sun bursts
1 February 2015
6. Love Song

1 January 2015
5. Sometimes
1 December 2014
4. Letter to John
1 November 2014
3. A single bird
1 October 2014
2. When sparrows cease to chirp
1 September 2014
1. From the hill in autumn


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