Jan Sand

Rookie - 14 Points (February 2 1926 / USA)

Jan Sand Poems

1. 2 Am 5/20/2013
2. A Momentary Glance 5/20/2013
3. A Visitor 5/21/2013
4. Accomplishment 5/21/2013
5. Advice 5/20/2013
6. Afloat 5/18/2013
7. Age 5/18/2013
8. Apprehension 5/18/2013
9. Arrival 5/19/2013
10. At First Sight 5/20/2013
11. Bardic Befuddlement 5/19/2013
12. Beggar 5/20/2013
13. Below 5/20/2013
14. Blindman's Bluff 5/20/2013
15. Bug Blues 5/21/2013
16. Bulwark 5/21/2013
17. Carpentering 5/20/2013
18. Choreography 5/20/2013
19. Composing 5/18/2013
20. Couch Potato Land 5/20/2013
21. Dark Trouble 5/19/2013
22. Death And Texas 5/19/2013
23. Demon Inside 5/18/2013
24. Descent 5/19/2013
25. Destination 4/7/2010
26. Disengaged 5/19/2013
27. Dissection 5/21/2013
28. Ear To The World 5/20/2013
29. Empire State 5/20/2013
30. Endless 5/21/2013
31. Epitaph 5/21/2013
32. Evolution 5/20/2013
33. Exit Genesis 5/21/2013
34. Fire 5/18/2013
35. Foggy, Foggy Blues 5/21/2013
36. Forbearance 5/18/2013
37. Formation 5/20/2013
38. Frank In Contemplation 5/18/2013
39. Frayed At The End 5/21/2013
40. Ghost Story 5/18/2013
Best Poem of Jan Sand

The Poet As Dr, Frankenstein

My floor is littered
With corpses.
The older they get,
The more they stink.
Each one began with great hope.
The idea was the seed.
Three or four words
That held hands in cunning design.
Poised, I thought, to dance and laugh.
Some of my blood,
Some of my guts
Was fitted to their syntax.
I rocked back their heads.
Their eyes opened with a clack.
'Dance! ' I commanded.
Each in turn faltered, spun,
Seemed, to my ear to have grace.
I left each one to live.
When I returned to look again,
They lay there on the floor
In disordered clumsy ...

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The Funny Old Man

There was an old man who was lonely and grim
And excessively technically minded.
He lived with a cat and an owl that was fat
And a fancy new clock. He=d designed it.
Every hour it rang with a click and a bang
And was good for cooking up noodles.
While down deep inside it secretly fried
Sardines for wandering poodles.
Now poodles can be, as you really can see,

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