TABLE OF CONTENTS

Commentary

Time is the trolley...

Trapdoor

Senior Musings

Permission to Laugh

Poems 2008-2009

Odyssey's End

Negations

NY

Dream Rhetoric: A Writer's Guide

Straws in the Wind

The Dancers

How Beautiful

Temporary Worlds

Mom and Dad

Late Sorrows

Idolatry

Dating

Mosche the Tailor

The Sea

Old Age

Realities

Failureman

Still River


POEMS : 2009

Idolatry

Dating

Moche the Tailor

The Sea...

Old Age

Realities

Failureman

Still River

For the Famous Poets


Poems: 2006-2007

The Mist of Day

First Date

Rambling

Alone

The Light

Parting

Thinking

Nostalgia

Mock Heroics

Accounting

The Chess Players

Poems: 2004

online

Seeking the Spirit

Regrets

Poor Eurydice

Expect More Snow

After She Left

Still She Haunts me Phantomwise

Timeless

Volutes and Vortices

A Poet Reads at the Library

Remembering Simon Stanislow

QED

Christmas Card to New York

Techies

For Leslie

Risque

Laughter with Carole

Chosen

White Queen

Poems: 1990-1995

Tarot

Women on the Beach

The Going Rate

City

Called from the Poetry Conference

Hunter I,II

Lessons #2

Tempo

Sundial

For Ionesco

Lost Destiny

Lotto

Gargoyle Song

Why We Failed

Mood Piece

For Richard Elman

Jumpsuit

To Woman 

'Really Got a Hold on Me

Autistic God

Shadow

Poetry Festival

Dating 

Invocation

Environments




ENVIRONMENTS


House

Terror
City

Finale

Beginning

Called from the Poetry Conference to the Hospital

Hunter

Lessons

An Apology to Sue Barker

Goddess

Regret

Apartment Houses

Thirty-Four Years Ago

Surreal

Tempo

Sundial

For Ionesco

Lost Destiny

Lotto

Gargoyl Song

Why We Failed


BLACK POEMS

The Body

My Appointment

Testosterone

In My Own Image

Broken Down Blues

Prediction

Water

Buried on Sunday

History

The Past Drowns Itself

Age

Flyers: 9/11

UNDATED POEMS

With Venom

Since She Left

Host

Sanctum

Garden

Minotaur

My Image

Only My Footsteps

Loss

White Queen

Abyss

For Allen G.

THE STRONG FORCE

Art

Islands

In Montserrat

Escaped Pet

The Chill Of

Voodoo

The Planet Turns

Speed of Time

Aerial View

At Summer's End

October

Holidays

Epiphany

Asphalt Preserves

Coriolis

It Looks Like Snow

What We Have

THE STRONG FORCE: 2

There is No Author

Plato's Internet

"That's Not it At All"

Control

Salvage

Opiate

Two Meanings of Cleave

Possession

The Strong Force

Love Affair

Another World

Moving On

In My Apartment

Hurricane

I returned...

Prairie Lightning

Loss

Aftermath

THE DEEPEST WOUND

Blues for a Wednesday Morning

Fleur de Mal

Female

Lost Children

Winter

this dog

Nike

Years ago...

"Got It Made"

A Sailor: After the Sirens

GAIA

Bliss

Riddle

Lessons #2

You, Plural

From the Outset

Still Life: For Danielle who perished on Mt. Sopris, CO



THE DEEPEST WOUND: 2

Without Her

Jet Storm

Caribbean

Departure Eve

Storm Watch

Mood

Seven A.M.

Harbor

Parsifal (After Wagner)

Diner Booth

Recognition

Last Meeting

Mirage

Anima

Thru a Galilean Telescope

Encounter

Apartment Houses

In Twilight

Solitaire: For Yvor Winters

Regret

IMPROVISATIONS

1.Variation on "Consonants Not Vowels" by Binnie Pasquier. 

2. Hellenic

3. Genesis

5. For Evy

6. Threat

7. Romance

8. Bananas

9. Snapbean Sonnet

10. As Toulouse Lautrec

11. Deja You

12. Penelope

13. Sonata



CLICHES

Bridges

Birds

Birds 2

Old Test

Cats

Dog Days

Horse Sense

Money

Starstruck

People Who Live

Roses

PARADAXES:

Happenings

Reading Famous Poets

Agenda

Girl Reading at Shinnecock Jetty

July

Night

In Time's Transparency

With all my imperfections...

Tropic Breeze

Only My Footsteps

Icy Shadows...

Daughters

Demeter Musing

Dor August Kleinzahler

Femina

Irretrievable

Pierot in Drag, Cyrano with Bassoon

Daydream

Interlocked




PARADAXES: Continued

B&W Movie

California

Love's Capital

The Rescue Effort

World Trade

After the Towers Fell

The Glory

Bye to Long Island

Shrodinger's,

We Can Hate and Hate

Summer

Poetry is about poetry

Strange

Lowest Common Denominator

THRU THE BLUE WALL: 1965

torches

sunpostered swamp

world of echoes

sun lasers

a glossy summer

in trainfall's

serpents

a green radio

You, helmsman

saloon system

in sunken pools

as reptiles

heard

smoke

POEMS: 1962

Of Spirit

Erotica

Suburban Age

Lighthouse

Toward Certainty

Mid-Winter Spring

Skyline

Mental Exertion

Reno

Storm's Aftermath

Washington Square

In Descending Order

Intimations



MORE

Drowning in Air

Waste

1960

Will I Remember

Triptych

The Man...

Southampton Workshop

Dream

Invocation

Divorce

Love Song

Two Images from Morikami

Lombard Street

Moses

Passing Out

Carbon Dated

Court Calendar

Pnquogue Bridge

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