A Different Heaven
Advice to a Fanatic's father
Afrikaans
All that a man is
All the gentle, fragile ones
Alone
Altitude
A million unopened days
Ancient Dreams
Aphrodite
Appalachian Exile
Appalachian Genealogies
Ariadne's Song
A thousand lilies
A touch unfocused
Autumn's Eve
Awakening

Babylon
Barek
Barren
Bastard of the World's most Famous Man
Beauty
Beloved and Bereft
Beneath the Eyes of Holier Men
Berkeley Blues
Between darkness and the light
Blackberry Vine
Blanco
Blanco in Winter
Bolter
Brief Reunion
Broken
Buckeye Tree
Burney Falls

Catechism for a Witch's Child
Center of the Universe
Chaos*
Child is father to the man
Choosing
Circle Dance
Circle Song
City of the Dead
Cocoa Beach
Corona Borealis

Dark Green Heaven
Daylight
Daughter of Antaeus
Daughter of Bohemia
Daughter of Stone
Deeper Rhythm
Deliverance
Democracy
Desert of Ice
Dragonfly

Earth Psalm
e.e.
Elegy for an Older Sister
Elegy for a vampire
Elegy for love
Eve Falls in Manhattan
Exile in the Dreamtime

Fate*
Father
Find Yourself a River
Firetrail at Midnight
Firs
First Love
Five Rainbows
For Dennis
Forgetting History
Frail thread

Gazing Through Lilies
Gift of burning*

He is the Color of Fire
He wakes at dawn
Her heart was the gentle lilac
Holy Grail*
How Aphrodite caused a riot on the Bart Train and made me late for work
How to Stop Time
Hunter's Moon

I am innocent of love
I cast you out
I'll forget you in winter
Imagine Life
In a Dream
In her eyes
Infinity
Innocence
In the wild world
It's too late for me to write a love poem for you

Job offer

Kali
Karma

Lagend
Leaf Song
Learning Death
Lilies
Litany
Little Girl in a Blue Armchair
Longing for the Rain
Lovers of the rain
Lullabye

Maenad
Magical Night
Manzanita
Masque
Memory
Minuet
Mirror
Moonlight*

Nameless
Naming
Nativity
Necessary Rhythms
Night Blooming Jasmine
Nightdream

Oakland Hills
Old Soul
Old woman on Leavenworth
Orion
Other Paths
Our Dream

Pilate
Pine Forest in Georgia
Place makes you
Precious Bane

Quietly I Wait

Radiance
Rainsound
Repentance
Resurrection of Eve
Reunion
Rocket Garden
Rue St Germain

Sailing
Scythian Gold
Sea Change
Seasons on a Northern Shore
See the Earth
See the Sun*
Shameless Women
Shatter in the Light
She Dreams of Him
Sin Eater
Sins of the Father
Snow Drift
Snowy Afternoon in Amsterdam
So Much Joy
Somewhere under the ten thousand stars
Song of the Red Ochre Woman
Star Birth
St Jennifer
Summer Song
Sunday Afternoon

The Dancing Part of me
The Defection
The Doorway
The Dragonfly and The Wind
The End of Gravity
The Gift of Dionysus
The Genealogy of Sand
The Gesture
The Good Husband
The Light
The Lilac Ring
The Lily Maid
The Line
The Lost Civilization
The Meteor from Susan's Window
The Mountain
The Oak Tree
The Price of Love
The Purpose of Life was Joy
The Race
The Second Side of the Universe
The Sky Can Remember
The Underwater Path
The Wheel
The Winter King
The World is what it has always been
There a hundred people pass
This tenderness
Thread of Life
Through Silent Woods
Transparency
Trinity
Twilight

Ungnyeo the Bear Woman
Unseen Woman
Utter Loneliness

Walk through fire
Water Lily*
Wedding Day
What can you do with a Blackberry vine?
What Child not Held
White Narcisuss
Wildland
With His Eyes
Woman of Grace






Alphabetical Listing of the Collected Poems of J.L. Stanley (c) 1983 to 2011
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Last update: December 8, 2011