Collected Poetry

This Following List Contains Links to All of My Poems, Newest to Oldest

Certainty

https://jaybotten.net/2020/11/24/certainty/

Storm

https://jaybotten.net/2020/11/17/storm/

Crucible

https://jaybotten.net/2020/11/10/crucible/

Still Life

https://jaybotten.net/2020/11/03/still-life/

Wasteland

https://jaybotten.net/2020/10/27/wasteland/

Pathos

https://jaybotten.net/2020/10/20/pathos/

Modernity

https://jaybotten.net/2020/10/13/modernity/

Blackout

https://jaybotten.net/2020/10/06/blackout/

Ego

https://jaybotten.net/2020/09/29/ego-2/

Turning

https://jaybotten.net/2020/09/22/turning/

Doubt

https://jaybotten.net/2020/09/15/doubt-2/

Contentions

https://jaybotten.net/2020/09/08/contentions/

The Empty Set

https://jaybotten.net/2020/09/01/the-empty-set/

Echo

https://jaybotten.net/2020/08/25/echo/

Consumed

https://jaybotten.net/2020/08/18/consumed/

The Race

https://jaybotten.net/2020/08/11/the-race/

Doom

https://jaybotten.net/2020/08/04/doom/

Confusion

https://jaybotten.net/2020/07/28/confusion/

Boot Camp

https://jaybotten.net/2020/07/21/boot-camp/

Searching

https://jaybotten.net/2020/07/14/searching-2/

Condemned

https://jaybotten.net/2020/07/07/condemned/

Lost II

https://jaybotten.net/2020/06/30/lost-ii/

Stolen

https://jaybotten.net/2020/06/23/stolen/

Dizzy

https://jaybotten.net/2020/06/16/dizzy/

Compulsion

https://jaybotten.net/2020/06/09/compulsion/

Witness

https://jaybotten.net/2020/06/02/witness/

Mystery II

https://jaybotten.net/2020/05/26/mysteryii/

Creation

https://jaybotten.net/2020/05/19/creation/

Jennifer – Five Thirteen

https://jaybotten.net/2020/05/13/jennifer-five-thirteen/

Comfort

https://jaybotten.net/2020/05/12/comfort/

Becoming II

https://jaybotten.net/2020/05/05/becoming-ii/

The Muse

https://jaybotten.net/2020/04/28/the-muse/

Home on the Ocean

https://jaybotten.net/2020/04/21/home-on-the-ocean/

Disturbed

https://jaybotten.net/2020/04/14/disturbed/

Rejection

https://jaybotten.net/2020/04/07/rejection/

Awake

https://jaybotten.net/2020/03/31/awake/

Shining

https://jaybotten.net/2020/03/24/shining/

Trog

https://jaybotten.net/2020/03/17/trog/

Futility

https://jaybotten.net/2020/03/10/futility/

Dissolution

https://jaybotten.net/2020/03/03/dissolution/

Clowning

https://jaybotten.net/2020/02/25/clowning/

Burned

https://jaybotten.net/2020/02/18/burned/

Warning

https://jaybotten.net/2020/02/11/warning/

Worship

https://jaybotten.net/2020/02/04/worship/

Ephemera

https://jaybotten.net/2020/01/28/ephemera/

Perspective

https://jaybotten.net/2020/01/21/perspective/

Drifting

https://jaybotten.net/2020/01/14/drifting/

Frozen

https://jaybotten.net/2020/01/07/frozen/

Daydream Number Two

https://jaybotten.net/2019/12/31/daydream-number-two/

Daydream Number One

https://jaybotten.net/2019/12/24/daydream-number-one/

Bar Close

https://jaybotten.net/2019/12/17/bar-close/

Determination

https://jaybotten.net/2019/12/10/determination/

Attrition

https://jaybotten.net/2019/12/03/attrition/

Infinite Worlds

https://jaybotten.net/2019/11/26/infinite-worlds/

Surfing with the Alien

https://jaybotten.net/2019/11/19/surfing-with-the-alien/

Promises

https://jaybotten.net/2019/11/12/promises/

Nabokov on a Yellow Post-It ©

https://jaybotten.net/2019/11/11/nabokov-on-a-yellow-post-it-2/

Mother

https://jaybotten.net/2019/11/05/mother/

Stage Fright

https://jaybotten.net/2019/10/29/stage-fright/

Disarray

https://jaybotten.net/2019/10/22/disarray/

Cloister

https://jaybotten.net/2019/10/15/cloister/

Broken

https://jaybotten.net/2019/10/08/broken-2/

Blind

https://jaybotten.net/2019/10/01/blind/

Language

https://jaybotten.net/2019/09/24/language/

Chiaroscuro

https://jaybotten.net/2019/09/17/chiaroscuro/

Morning

https://jaybotten.net/2019/09/03/morning/

The End

https://jaybotten.net/2019/08/27/the-end/

Chained

https://jaybotten.net/2019/08/20/chained/

Ascension

https://jaybotten.net/2019/08/13/ascension/

Doubt

https://jaybotten.net/2019/07/30/doubt/

The Norn

https://jaybotten.net/2019/07/23/the-norn/

Revolution

https://jaybotten.net/2019/07/16/revolution/

Self Awareness

https://jaybotten.net/2019/07/09/self-awareness/

Running

https://jaybotten.net/2019/07/02/running/

Prayer

https://jaybotten.net/2019/06/25/prayer/

Monarchy

https://jaybotten.net/2019/06/18/monarchy/

Frames of Reference

https://jaybotten.net/2019/06/11/frames-of-reference/

Fate

https://jaybotten.net/2019/06/04/fate/

Climax

https://jaybotten.net/2019/05/28/climax/

Bondage

https://jaybotten.net/2019/05/21/bondage/

Ancestors

https://jaybotten.net/2019/05/14/ancestors/

Jennifer

https://jaybotten.net/2019/05/13/jennifer-2/

Wolf

https://jaybotten.net/2019/05/07/wolf/

Garden

https://jaybotten.net/2019/04/30/garden/

Self-Analysis

https://jaybotten.net/2019/04/23/self-analysis/

Crawling

https://jaybotten.net/2019/04/16/crawling/

Pop Culture II

https://jaybotten.net/2019/04/09/pop-culture-ii/

Mist

https://jaybotten.net/2019/04/02/mist/

Hollow

https://jaybotten.net/2019/03/26/hollow/

Husbandry

https://jaybotten.net/2019/03/19/husbandry/

Folly

https://jaybotten.net/2019/03/12/folly/

Exposed

https://jaybotten.net/2019/03/05/exposed/

Desperate

https://jaybotten.net/2019/02/26/desperate/

Paramour

https://jaybotten.net/2019/02/19/paramour/

Bliss

https://jaybotten.net/2019/02/12/bliss/

Alone

https://jaybotten.net/2019/02/05/alone/

High Wire

https://jaybotten.net/2019/01/29/high-wire/

In Trouble

https://jaybotten.net/2019/01/22/in-trouble/

Washed

https://jaybotten.net/2019/01/15/washed/

Desperation

https://jaybotten.net/2019/01/08/desperation/

Pop Culture I

https://jaybotten.net/2019/01/01/pop-culture-i/

Mirror

https://jaybotten.net/2018/12/25/mirror/

Love Unrequited

https://jaybotten.net/2018/12/18/love-unrequited/

Humors

https://jaybotten.net/2018/12/11/humors/

Losing

https://jaybotten.net/2018/12/04/losing/

Fade

https://jaybotten.net/2018/11/27/fade/

Existentialist Dreaming

https://jaybotten.net/2018/11/20/existentialist-dreaming/

Desolation

https://jaybotten.net/2018/11/13/desolation/

Chaos and Order

https://jaybotten.net/2018/11/06/chaos-and-order/

Tiresias in the Cave

https://jaybotten.net/2018/10/30/tiresias-in-the-cave/

Xena

https://jaybotten.net/2018/10/23/xena/

Time

https://jaybotten.net/2018/10/09/time/

Redemptrix

https://jaybotten.net/2018/10/02/redemptrix/

Relinquish

https://jaybotten.net/2018/09/25/relinquish/

Players

https://jaybotten.net/2018/09/18/players/

Milk

https://jaybotten.net/2018/09/11/milk/

Loss

https://jaybotten.net/2018/09/04/loss/

Demise

https://jaybotten.net/2018/08/28/demise/

Human

https://jaybotten.net/2018/08/21/human/

Grief

https://jaybotten.net/2018/08/14/grief-2/

Alive

https://jaybotten.net/2018/08/07/alive/

Eternity

https://jaybotten.net/2018/07/31/eternity/

Being

https://jaybotten.net/2018/07/17/being/

Fugue

https://jaybotten.net/2018/07/10/fugue/

Agoraphobia

https://jaybotten.net/2018/07/03/agoraphobia/

Wind

https://jaybotten.net/2018/06/26/wind/

Dawn

https://jaybotten.net/2018/06/19/dawn-2/

Lost

https://jaybotten.net/2018/06/12/lost/

Release

https://jaybotten.net/2018/06/05/release/

Searching

https://jaybotten.net/2018/05/29/searching/

Nymphs

https://jaybotten.net/2018/05/22/nymphs/

Challenge

https://jaybotten.net/2018/05/15/challenge/

Fenris Wolf

https://jaybotten.net/2018/05/08/fenris-wolf/

Horror

https://jaybotten.net/2018/05/01/horror/

Rest

https://jaybotten.net/2018/04/24/rest/

Green

https://jaybotten.net/2018/04/17/green/

Cycles

https://jaybotten.net/2018/04/14/cycles/

Fear (A Reflection on the Litany)

https://jaybotten.net/2018/04/10/fear-a-reflection-on-the-litany/

Addiction

https://jaybotten.net/2018/04/03/addiction/

Denial

https://jaybotten.net/2018/03/27/denial/

Cataclysm

https://jaybotten.net/2018/03/20/cataclysm/

Becoming

https://jaybotten.net/2018/03/13/becoming/

Herd

https://jaybotten.net/2018/03/06/herd/

Dragon

https://jaybotten.net/2018/02/27/dragon/

Forgotten

https://jaybotten.net/2018/02/20/forgotten/

Tempest

https://jaybotten.net/2018/02/13/tempest/

Journey

https://jaybotten.net/2018/02/06/journey/

Divided Heart

https://jaybotten.net/2018/01/30/divided-heart/

Benediction

https://jaybotten.net/2018/01/23/benediction/

Of Poetry and Misery

https://jaybotten.net/2018/01/16/of-poetry-and-misery/

Nightmare II

https://jaybotten.net/2018/01/09/nightmare-ii/

Mercy

https://jaybotten.net/2018/01/02/mercy/

Lux Aeterna

https://jaybotten.net/2017/12/26/lux-aeterna/

Impermanence

https://jaybotten.net/2017/12/19/impermanence/

Helpless

https://jaybotten.net/2017/12/12/helpless/

Propitiation

https://jaybotten.net/2017/12/05/propitiation/

Nightmare

https://jaybotten.net/2017/11/28/nightmare/

Enigma

https://jaybotten.net/2017/11/21/enigma/

Vision

https://jaybotten.net/2017/11/14/vision-2/

Miracle

https://jaybotten.net/2017/11/07/miracle/

Beauty

https://jaybotten.net/2017/10/31/beauty/

Grasping

https://jaybotten.net/2017/10/24/grasping/

Pain and Toil (Haiku Series)

https://jaybotten.net/2017/10/17/pain-and-toil-haiku-series/

Vision

https://jaybotten.net/2017/10/10/vision/

Melancholia

https://jaybotten.net/2017/09/26/melancholia/

Attached to a Phone Cord

https://jaybotten.net/2017/09/21/attached-to-a-phone-cord-4/

Cult

https://jaybotten.net/2017/09/19/cult/

Broken

https://jaybotten.net/2017/09/12/broken/

Mystery

https://jaybotten.net/2017/09/05/mystery-2/

Grief

https://jaybotten.net/2017/08/29/grief/

Imp-erator

https://jaybotten.net/2017/08/22/imp-erator/

Hiding

https://jaybotten.net/2017/08/15/hiding/

Lamplight – Collected Parts

https://jaybotten.net/2017/08/08/lamplight-collected-parts/

Void

https://jaybotten.net/2017/07/22/void-2/

Love

https://jaybotten.net/2017/07/18/love/

Ego

https://jaybotten.net/2017/07/11/ego/

Supplicant

https://jaybotten.net/2017/07/04/supplicant/

Ghost

https://jaybotten.net/2017/06/27/ghost/

Slip (A Haiku Quatrain)

https://jaybotten.net/2017/06/20/slip-a-haiku-quatrain/

The Gift

https://jaybotten.net/2017/06/13/the-gift/

Dawn

https://jaybotten.net/2017/06/06/dawn/

The Toppled God

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/30/the-toppled-god/

Baptism and Emptiness

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/23/baptism-and-emptiness/

War and Delusion

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/16/war-and-delusion/

Jennifer – Haiku Series

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/14/jennifer-haiku-series-3/

Mystery

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/09/mystery/

Void

https://jaybotten.net/2017/05/02/void/

Muse

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/25/muse/

Nothing

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/18/nothing/

Tabula Rasa

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/11/tabula-rasa/

Observation, April

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/10/observation-april/

The Sacred

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/04/the-sacred/

Forty Days in the Desert (Haiku Series in Forty Parts)

https://jaybotten.net/2017/04/03/forty-days-in-the-desert-haiku-series-in-forty-parts/

Reason

https://jaybotten.net/2017/03/28/reason/

Broken Hearted

https://jaybotten.net/2017/03/21/broken-hearted/

Pain

https://jaybotten.net/2017/03/14/pain/

Onomatopoeia

https://jaybotten.net/2017/03/07/onomatopoeia/

Alien

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/28/alien/

Ekphrastic Haiku Series, Photography by Bill Phelps and Shelly Mossman

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/22/ekphrastic-haiku-series-photography-by-bill-phelps-and-shelly-mossman/

Fool’s Parade

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/21/fools-parade/

Haiku Blue – (Triptych)

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/11/haiku-blue-triptych/

Goddess

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/07/goddess/

Charles Baudelaire, Be Always Drunken

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/07/charles-baudelaire-be-always-drunken/

Attached to a Phone Cord

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/07/attached-to-a-phone-cord-3/

The Infinite, I and I, We are One

https://jaybotten.net/2017/02/01/the-infinite-i-and-i-we-are-one/

Drift

https://jaybotten.net/2017/01/24/drift/

I Am the River

https://jaybotten.net/2017/01/17/i-am-the-river/

Hail

https://jaybotten.net/2017/01/10/hail/

Loss of Faith

https://jaybotten.net/2017/01/04/loss-of-faith/

Death

https://jaybotten.net/2016/12/30/death/

Empathy

https://jaybotten.net/2016/12/21/empathy/

Dance

https://jaybotten.net/2016/12/13/dance/

Ballerina

https://jaybotten.net/2016/11/22/ballerina/

Sweet Jingo

https://jaybotten.net/2016/11/15/sweet-jingo/

Nabokov on a Yellow Post-It ©.

https://jaybotten.net/2016/11/08/nabokov-on-a-yellow-post-it/

Election Last (2012)

https://jaybotten.net/2016/11/08/election-last-2012/

Darkness

https://jaybotten.net/2016/10/26/darkness/

Attached to a Phone Cord

https://jaybotten.net/2016/10/22/attached-to-a-phone-cord-2/

Cat ( A Triptych) – Given at the Troubadour

https://jaybotten.net/2016/08/02/cat-a-triptych-given-at-the-troubadour/

Light – Given at the Troubadour

https://jaybotten.net/2016/08/02/light-given-at-the-troubadour/

Nabokov on a Yellow Post-It (c)

https://jaybotten.net/2016/04/22/nabokov-on-a-yellow-post-it-c/

Birthday Sonnet – Shakespeare, The Bard

https://jaybotten.net/2016/04/22/birthday-sonnet-shakespeare-the-bard/

Theology, List A

https://jaybotten.net/2016/04/12/theology-list-a/

Hope is a Garden

https://jaybotten.net/2016/04/05/hope-is-a-garden/

Suffer the Flower

https://jaybotten.net/2016/03/29/suffer-the-flower/

Communing in the Garden

https://jaybotten.net/2016/03/22/communing-in-the-garden/

Figurine

https://jaybotten.net/2016/03/15/figurine/

A 1:00 a.m. Conversation with the Poet Baudelaire

https://jaybotten.net/2016/03/08/a-100-a-m-conversation-with-the-poet-baudelaire/

Collect Politics

https://jaybotten.net/2016/03/01/collect-politics/

Voice

https://jaybotten.net/2016/02/23/voice/

Blue Green Farm

https://jaybotten.net/2016/02/16/blue-green-farm/

Up and Down and Swallowed by the Sea

https://jaybotten.net/2016/02/09/up-and-down-and-swallowed-by-the-sea/

Found Poetry, Poetry from Postcards, Diptych Part II

https://jaybotten.net/2016/02/02/found-poetry-poetry-from-postcards-diptych-part-ii/

Found Poetry, Poetry from Postcards, Diptych Part I

https://jaybotten.net/2016/01/26/found-poetry-poetry-from-postcards-diptych-part-i/

Go Outside, Shut the Door

https://jaybotten.net/2016/01/12/go-outside-shut-the-door/

Landscape and Memory

https://jaybotten.net/2016/01/05/landscape-and-memory/

Sparrow

https://jaybotten.net/2015/12/29/sparrow/

St. Stephen’s

https://jaybotten.net/2015/12/19/st-stephens-2/

Reflections 1 – 9 (Collected)

https://jaybotten.net/2015/12/05/reflections-1-9-collected/

Campesinas De Oaxaca

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/28/campesinas-de-oaxaca/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 35, Reflections – Part IX

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/28/forty-days-of-haiku-day-35-reflections-part-ix/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 34, Reflections – Part VIII

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/27/forty-days-of-haiku-day-34-reflections-part-viii/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 33, Reflections – Part VII

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/26/forty-days-of-haiku-day-33-reflections-part-vii/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 32, Reflections – Part 6

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/25/forty-days-of-haiku-day-32-reflections-part-6/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 31, Reflections – Part Five

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/24/forty-days-of-haiku-day-31-reflections-part-five/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 30, Reflections – Part Four

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/23/forty-days-of-haiku-day-30-reflections-part-four/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 29, Reflections – Part Three

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/22/forty-days-of-haiku-day-29-reflections-part-three/

Blue

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/21/blue/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 28, Reflections – Part Two

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/21/forty-days-of-haiku-day-28-reflections-part-two/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 27, Reflections – Part One

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/20/forty-days-of-haiku-day-27-reflections-part-one/

Attached to a Phone Cord

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/14/attached-to-a-phone-cord/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 20, Blue II

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/13/forty-days-of-haiku-day-20-blue-ii/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 19, Blue I

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/12/forty-days-of-haiku-day-19-blue-i/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 18, Veteran’s Day

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/11/forty-days-of-haiku-day-18-veterans-day/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 11, Cat – Triptych Three

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/04/forty-days-of-haiku-day-11-cat-triptych-three/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 10, Cat – Triptych Two

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/03/forty-days-of-haiku-day-10-cat-triptych-two/

Forty Days of Haiku, Day 9, Cat – Triptych One

https://jaybotten.net/2015/11/02/forty-days-of-haiku-day-9-cat-triptych-one/