Poet’s Page

(Note: I’m not a poet; I’m a fiction writer. However, sometimes only a poem can express what’s on our minds or in our hearts. Thus, this page. Yes, it, too, is copyrighted. And thanks ever so much for reading!)

A Squirrel’s Journey (original poem with pictures, published June 28, 2012, by Debbie)

Love in the Afternoon (original poem — free verse, published Jan. 1, 2015, by Debbie)

No Regrets (original poem — free verse, published Jan. 7, 2015, by Debbie)

One Last Goodbye (original poem — free verse, published Jan. 14, 2015, by Debbie)

Tempest (original poem — free verse, published Jan. 29, 2015, by Debbie)

Soon a Memory (original poem, published Feb. 4, 2015, by Debbie)

Only Child (original poem — ballad metre, published Feb. 22, 2015, by Debbie)

Writing (original poem, published March 10, 2015, by Debbie)

Do Something (original poem — free verse, published March 22, 2015, by Debbie)

Speckled Puppy (original poem — chain verse, published April 4, 2015, by Debbie)

Finding Shelter (original poem, published April 11, 2015, by Debbie)

You Should’ve Called (original poem, published May 3, 2015, by Debbie)

Swirling Clouds (original poem — acrostic poem, published May 26, 2015, by Debbie)

Ostentatious Display (original poem — octave, published June 5, 2015, by Debbie)

She’s Somebody’s Grandma (original poem — free verse, published June 30, 2015, by Debbie)

Rain and More Rain (original poem — Limerick, published July 10, 2015, by Debbie)

Finding Tranquility (original poem, published July 21, 2015, by Debbie)

The Queen (original poem, published Aug. 3, 2015, by Debbie)

Love or Hate Reunions? (original poem, published Aug. 16, 2015, by Debbie)

Determination (original poem — Acrostic poem, published Sept. 3, 2015, by Debbie)

Watch Your Words (original poem — Refrain, published Sept. 19, 2015, by Debbie)

Pick That Trash Up! (original poem, published Oct. 4, 2015, by Debbie)

Dazzling Golden Beauty (original poem — Horatian Ode, published Oct. 24, 2015, by Debbie)

Baby Toad (original poem — Limerick, published Nov. 15, 2015, by Debbie)

Drama in the Family (original poem, published Nov. 24, 2015, by Debbie)

Missing You (original poem, published Dec. 2, 2015, by Debbie)

A Quiet Snack (original poem — Limerick, published Dec. 20, 2015, by Debbie)

Perseverance (original poem — Chain Verse, published Jan. 17, 2016, by Debbie)

Finally…Some Melting (original poem — Shape Poem, published Jan. 24, 2016, by Debbie)

Just Passin’ Through (original poem, published Feb. 19, 2016, by Debbie)

Gotcha, Goose! (original poem — Limerick, published March 10, 2016, by Debbie)

Gliding Together (original poem, published March 22, 2016, by Debbie)

Flower? Or Weed? (original poem, published April 5, 2016, by Debbie)

On Blooming…and Planting (original poem, published April 17, 2016, by Debbie)

Dangers of Glass (original poem, published May 11, 2016, by Debbie)

Like Rabbits (original poem, published June 12, 2016, by Debbie)

Sticky Business (original poem, published June 21, 2016, by Debbie)

Hope (original poem, published July 17, 2016, by Debbie)

Just Peachy (original poem, published Aug. 10, 2016, by Debbie)

Jawbreaker Sky (original poem — Tanka, published Aug. 24, 2016, by Debbie)

A Sports Fan’s Lament (original poem, published Sept. 15, 2016, by Debbie)

Weathering the Years (original poem, published Oct. 26, 2016, by Debbie)

Election Day 2016 (original poem, published Nov. 8, 2016, by Debbie)

Contented Vagabond (original poem, published Dec. 8, 2016, by Debbie)

Ministering Angel (original poem, published March 1, 2017, by Debbie)

NOW it’s Spring (original poem — Limerick, published April 10, 2017, by Debbie)

Nature’s Splendor (original poem — Acrostic Poem, published May 9, 2017, by Debbie)

Don’t Leave Me (original poem, published June 10, 2017, by Debbie)

On Forgiveness (original poem, published July 17, 2017, by Debbie)

The Sky (original poem — ABC Poem, published Aug. 21, 2017, by Debbie)

Hurricane Thoughts (original poem, published Aug. 27, 2017, by Debbie)

Love … or Not (original poem — Limerick, published Sept. 15, 2017, by Debbie)

Wednesday Limerick (original poem — Limerick, published Oct. 11, 2017, by Debbie)

Thanksgiving 2017 (original poem, published Nov. 20, 2017, by Debbie)

Discouraged, Not Defeated (original poem, published April 16, 2018, by Debbie)

R and R for the Soul (original poem — Free Verse, published June 28, 2018, by Debbie)

Another Loss (original poem — Free Verse, published July 22, 2018, by Debbie)

Extending Mercy (original poem, published Aug. 27, 2018, by Debbie)

We Remember (original poem — Free Verse, published Sept. 11, 2018, by Debbie)

One More Down (original poem, published Oct. 4, 2018, by Debbie)

Clothes Make the Man (original poem — Rhyming Couplets, published Dec. 30, 2018, by Debbie)

Waiting and Watching (original poem — Free Verse, published Jan. 20, 2019, by Debbie)

A Feathered Chorus (original poem — Limerick, published Feb. 17, 2019, by Debbie)

Avoiding Confrontation (original poem — Limerick, published April 8, 2019, by Debbie)

Love is on the Ground (original poem — Rhyming Couplets, published April 11, 2019, by Debbie)

Easter Joy (original poem — Free Verse, published April 21, 2019, by Debbie)

Delighting the Senses (original poem — Rhyming Couplets, published May 5, 2019, by Debbie)

A June Wedding (original poem — Sonnet, published June 9, 2019, by Debbie)

Unwelcome Guest (original poem — Limerick, published July 8, 2019, by Debbie)

Filling the Eye (original poem — Limerick, published Aug. 4, 2019, by Debbie)

Signs of Fall (original poem — Etheree, published Sept. 18, 2019, by Debbie)

Get Up!! (original poem — Double Reversed Etheree, published Jan. 26, 2020, by Debbie)

Not Crazy — Just Grieving (original poem — Rhyming Couplets, published March 9, 2020, by Debbie)

Pandemic Limericks (original poem — Limerick, published March 26, 2020, by Debbie)

Overcoming Adversity (original poem — Limerick, published May 5, 2020, by Debbie)

And the Rain Falls (original poem — Iambic Trimeter, published May 21, 2020, by Debbie)

Time for a Break (original poem — Nonet, published June 21, 2020, by Debbie)

Wolf in Sheep’s Skin (original poem — Double Etheree, published July 12, 2020, by Debbie)

Hot Stuff (original poem — Free Verse, published Aug. 8, 2020, by Debbie)

Growing a Novel (original poem — Double Etheree, published Aug. 23, 2020, by Debbie)

Something Different (original poem — Cinquain, published Sept. 17, 2020, by Debbie)

Fairy Tale Love (original poem — Huitain, published Oct. 18, 2020, by Debbie)

Happy B-day, Mom (original poem — Etheree, published Oct. 28, 2020, by Debbie)

Nearly Wordless Wednesday (original poem — Etheree, published Nov. 4, 2020, by Debbie)

Cycle of Life (original poem — Double Etheree, published Nov. 15, 2020, by Debbie)

Standing Out (original poem — Huitain, published Nov. 22, 2020, by Debbie)

Hungry Hawk (original poem — Huitain, published Dec. 13, 2020, by Debbie)

This Christmas (original poem — Free Verse, published Dec. 22, 2020, by Debbie)

A Fresh Start (original poem — Dizain, published Jan. 3, 2021, by Debbie)

Squirrel, Napping (original poem — Etheree, published March 29, 2021, by Debbie)

Happy Mother’s Day (original poem — Etheree, published May 9, 2021, by Debbie)

Miraculous Beauty (original poem — Double Etheree, published July 11, 2021, by Debbie)

Writing Drought (original poem — Limerick, published Aug. 25, 2021, by Debbie)

Deserted (original poem — Double Etheree, published Sept. 28, 2021, by Debbie)

Delicate Strength (original poem — Acrostic Poem, published Oct. 11, 2021, by Debbie)

Snack Time (original poem — Etheree, published Nov. 16, 2021, by Debbie)

Milestones (original poem — Double Etheree, published Jan. 7, 2022, by Debbie)

Memories of Dallas (original poem — Double Etheree, published March 2, 2022, by Debbie)

Monkey’s First Poem (original poem — Rhyming Couplets, published March 28, 2022, by Debbie)

Fighting Families (original poem — Free Verse, published May 20, 2022, by Debbie)

Standing Out (original poem — Etheree, published July 7, 2022, by Debbie)

Busy as a Bee (original poem — Limerick, published July 24, 2022, by Debbie)

Butterfly of Happiness (original poem — Double Etheree, published Aug. 8, 2022, by Debbie)

Birds on a Line (original poem — Double Limerick, published Aug. 29, 2022, by Debbie)

Who Named These Things? (original poem — Italian Sonnet, published Sept. 15, 2022, by Debbie)

Bunnies Times Two (original poem — Double Etheree, published Nov. 5, 2022, by Debbie)

Where Did Fall Go? (original poem — chain verse, published Dec. 3, 2022, by Debbie)

Waiting for What’s Next (original poem — refrain, published Jan. 2, 2023, by Debbie)

Tiny Tree Update, 2023 (original poem — Double Etheree, published Jan. 8, 2023, by Debbie)