Poetry

  • Cleaning the House After Mom Died

  • 7,341 Acts of Kindness or Thereabouts

  • A Day At the Beach

  • A Late Winter’s Rumination

  • A Minor Symmetry

  • A Splotch of Red

  • About My Prostate

  • Adrift

  • Agnostic

  • American Flyer

  • An Hourglass Half Dark

  • An Infrequent Sailor

  • Are You Listening?

  • At The Kitchen Table

  • Autumn Apparition

  • Beauty

  • Bench Sittin’ At Friday Harbor

  • Breathe In

  • Can You Hear It?

  • Caprice

  • Catharsis

  • Circles

  • Comfort

  • Coming Your Way

  • Concessions

  • Connection

  • Convulsion

  • Dark Tea

  • Death and Sundays

  • Do It Over

  • Do Not Tell Me Ever

  • Do You Remember Me

  • Encounter on a Winter Morning Walk

  • Feed The Queen

  • Fist Bump

  • Flavor Of the Month

  • Flaws — Reflections On Having Built a Shed

  • Gardeners and Sailors

  • Generational

  • Getting Dressed

  • Good Neighbors

  • Grandpa’s Pocket Watch

  • Grumpy

  • Hard Choices

  • Hey, Little Bug

  • Holiday Ditty

  • I Am Fire

  • I Remember: Notes From a Father

  • I Think I Felt A Breeze Today

  • If It Had Rained

  • Impasse

  • In The Bubble

  • Infestation

  • Interesting Times

  • Jump

  • Just One Cup

  • Lamentations Redux

  • Late Night Last Night

  • Like A River

  • Look At Me

  • Looking Back

  • Me n’ Jeanie

  • Memorial Service

  • Memories of Air

  • Memory Walls

  • Missing the Bus

  • Moirae’s Lament

  • Morning Foghttp://marvhimmel.com/2017/03/morning-fog/

  • Morning Rituals

  • Mother

  • My Hungry Friend

  • My Little Black Hole

  • My Muse Lives There

  • My Wild Place

  • Night Lines

  • Normal

  • Notes on Aging

  • Obsession

  • Old Friends — A Prairie Pastoral

  • Old Paths

  • On Finishing My Fence

  • On Remembering August

  • On Selecting The Perfect Orange

  • On The Corner

  • On The Corner: Part 2

  • Pick It Up!

  • Questions For A Red-Tailed Hawk

  • Quiet Places

  • Rag Bag

  • Scale

  • Second Thoughts

  • Secrets

  • Shadow or Substance

  • She Was The Reason I’d Sing

  • Small Epiphanies

  • Sniper Stew

  • Something For The Boys To Do

  • Summation

  • Swimming In An Alpine Lake In Late Summer

  • The Children Are Coming

  • The Conundrum of Heaven

  • The Dealers

  • The Emigrant

  • The Fragility of Wildflowers

  • The Hourglass

  • The Hubris of Cities

  • The Hunter’s Challenge

  • The Last Forest

  • The Lighthouse at Cattle Pass

  • The Natural Light of Morning

  • The Old Poet — A Tribute to Verne Laswell, Principal, Poet, Teacher

  • The Perfect Spin

  • The Player

  • The Switch

  • The Wonder

  • There Should Be Music

  • Tick Tock

  • To The Couple Down The Way

  • To Write A Poem

  • Too Much Junk

  • Transience

  • Tumbledown

  • We Never Thought

  • We Shall See

  • Weeds

  • What I Meant

  • What I’d Like for Christmas, 2016

  • When You Look Away

  • Where Can Jimmy Be?

  • Where Ghosts Go To Die

  • While They Dawdle

  • Whispers of Waldo Lake

  • Wink