Poetry by Jamie McKenzie

These poems and songs were written
by Jamie McKenzie.
For more information about the poet,
read this brief sketch.


Songs on YouTube

You and me, Baby
The Lufthansa Kitty Cat Blues
Bareback Rider
Come be a child
Days and Nights without Words Hold me tightly
Mr. Balloon Man
Now and Then
Now and then a Puppet

The Puzzle Song

The Wonder Bread Song

Recent Poems

December 2020
The scofflaw

November 2020
The mute button

October 2020
A very poor loser

July 2020
Would it matter?

May 2020
It's the people, stupid!
Who is that masked man?
A plague upon your restaurant
Our first date
This too shall pass

April 2020
This ain't no hoax!
From afar
Coming unmasked

March 2020
The running of the bulls

January 2020
As Justice wept
Monkey business
The vultures circle once again

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Standing Tall
A poem in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King

Love and Joy
City Life
 Aging, Cancer and Death
The Lufthansa Disaster
Accident
An Urban Myth
Butt
Floor Plan
Friday Night Special
Headless Snowman
Home for the Holidays
Hoping
Where?
Benched
Cassette
Checkout Counter
Not yet
The Final Lap
The Gauntlet
Old Men
Tending Cellar
Twilight
Twilight 2
And Kafka smirked
Bad Business
Contraband
A tale of two kitties
Waiting for Lufthansa

Love and Loss
Country Life
Grab Bag
 Nantucket Poems
A passing fancy
Acceptance
Askew
Cookie Roll
Cornered
Dumbstruck
Evening
Figure Skaters
Forgotten
Hitting Bottom
Into the shredder
Liar
Lottery
Melting away
No trace
Nonfiction
Once again
On hold
See no evil
Sour Grapes
The Disappeared
Too good
Too good to be true
Your lies
Your silence struck me
Organic Garden Pruning
The Bargain
A feeder of cats
Child's Play
Cloud Catcher
Death takes its time
Feline Matters
Flight of Fancy
Gaggle
Glories
Neither here nor there
Remembering
Run for your life
Tending Cellar
The sun does not rise
Wishes
Fickle
Green with Storm
Rose Bud
Silver Lining
Writing and Imagining
Luck and Fortune
Courage
Politics
And Then . . .
Awakening
Finding Space
The dry spell
Wishes
Be a lady tonight
Happenstance
Out and Out
The Good Times

Where?
Boys will be boys
Hopeless
In slavery times
Never Ending
Only in the Panhandle
Some regimes need changing
The distant roll of drums
The Unthinkable
When innocents die
© by Jamie McKenzie

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