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Isabelle5's Stats
  • poems: 167
  • average poem: 8.4 (8.3) (graph)
  • comments: 7,122
  • ratings: 4,268
  • average rating: 6.5
  • forum posts: 5,165
  • last visit: 8 Aug 07

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Currently residing 1/4 mile from the Pacific Ocean, Huntington Beach, CA. Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Poems by Isabelle5:
  • Feeling 'Frosty'
  • Fairy Tales and Alimony
  • Razor's Edge
  • WILD CAT MAMA
  • Gavage d’amour aka Cheaters Foie Gras
  • Brazilian Butterflies
  • Leaf
  • Poetry Critical Vraiment
  • Garlic, Thyme and Wild Roses - for Blood
  • One Skin
  • Losing our Heads over Iraq
  • It was too fine a day to die
  • Perfect (Ages of one Woman)
  • Cotton Consolation
  • The Younger Man
  • Cordless
  • Getting On to Get Off
  • The Poet and her Musician
  • Finger Tattoos
  • Morning Star Dream
  • Come to Canada for Winter!
  • Secret Conflagration
  • He doesn't even know she's disappearing
  • Idiot Standing Nearly Bare
  • Reconfigured me
  • Ego Mirage
  • Beach Air at Midnight
  • Miss me like you mean it!
  • Moth as a Verb
  • Bolsa Chica Wetlands
  • Learning Love
  • Preemie aka Mothers Touch
  • His Psychotic World
  • Luna Waves and Woman's Blood
  • Red Thong
  • Secrets of the Sexes
  • Implants of Another Kind
  • After Chicken Quesadillas at Hot off the Grill
  • Autumn, 1984
  • Summer of my Miscarriage
  • One Woman's Liberation
  • The Problem with Being Passive
  • A Boy and His Dog aka Don’t Call Me That!
  • Bitch Train
  • Song – Joy and Sorrow Mingled in this Moment
  • High Cost of Insecurity
  • Ghostly Voices Calling Us to Dance
  • Choking on You
  • These Separate Griefs (for Noodles, Odin and all)
  • Returning Ghosts Dance
  • New Orleans Calling
  • Under Pressure
  • Wetland Lives in Miniature
  • Whistling Past Graveyards (revised)
  • Sticks and Stones and Broken Promises
  • Intelligent Insanity
  • His Ex, My Oh
  • Slither
  • Autumn and Moon Weave
  • Bride Bled White - Halloween for Bloodfetish
  • My Mother's Garden
  • Lady Winter
  • Jesus Nail
  • Time Travel
  • Making Snow Angels
  • Beat of the Wild Wings
  • If you knew what I was thinking
  • I Don't Look Dirty in Red
  • Suddenly Us - revised
  • Two Sides of the Fat Coin
  • Things in the Mirror are Closer than They Appear
  • Motherhood by a Slightly Open Window
  • Soft Nights and Hard Lies
  • The Night the Fat Lady Sang
  • M&M Co-Worker
  • Sometimes It Helps to Hear It
  • Down, Boy
  • Dream Dust
  • Helium Dream
  • A Fairy Tale that Ended Badly
  • Learning Patience One Death at a Time - repost
  • You Left It Up to Me - Revised
  • Mother of Storms
  • The Day You Left Me
  • Breathing In and Out
  • Heart's Fire
  • Needing More than Air to Live
  • Bargains Making Rivers on the Land
  • Ode to my Nervous Breakdown - Song
  • Dark Chocolate Fantasy
  • small journey of one love
  • Choking Now on His Own Words
  • Revenge of an Irish Witch
  • As I Leave
  • Running without Knives
  • My Life, in Lines like Leather
  • Depression Diet, Cry Your Way Slim
  • Still Thinking it's All a Bad Dream
  • Picture, for Kristen and Day
  • Your Turn Next Time
  • He Turns 30
  • Katy, the Ghost Cat
  • Family Ties
  • Let Mourning End
  • At the corner of Disney and Darkness
  • Live and On the Air
  • Soul Aware and Unslept
  • Spiritual Advice to a Wounded Friend
  • Pretty Boy Johnny and Pete, the Dog
  • Vietnam Wall
  • Saying I Love You in the Wrong Language
  • Trying to Give Back Stolen Light
  • 9/11 Tribute to Insensibility
  • What we call them, What they are
  • Punctuate this, Bitch
  • I'll Tell Daddy You Love Him
  • Dreaming of Wishes and Rags
  • Men in Red Hats
  • The Day I Died
  • Lives on Fire
  • Small Spirit Passing
  • Floating Out to See
  • Searching for You Among the Reeds
  • Stealing October
  • Running Away Home
  • Art in Ghostly Images
  • Paper Doll Who Walked on Water
  • Storm Clouds and Windy Romance
  • In Praise of Small and Precious
  • Take Your Lover to Work Day
  • Remembering Trevor - Suicide 2005
  • Tilting Toward Freedom
  • His Genetic Path
  • Blueberry Morning
  • Choosing the Wrong Hero
  • Learning to Ride Saltwater Tides
  • Delicious (Almost) Infidelity
  • Traveling Song in D Minor
  • anorexia finds its teeth in me
  • Cooling Down to Fall in Love - Repost as req.
  • Magic Bed, Special Dreams
  • Home to Roost
  • Water, Tasting of Copper and Tears
  • Birds in Metal Boxes
  • Writing Fiction
  • Perfecting Roles off Broadway
  • Finding Manhood anywhere but between your own legs
  • A Pair of Shorts, a Bicycle and You
  • I'll say hello but I prefer solitude - for Starr
  • Understudy
  • Last Love
  • Finding His Place in the Pack - For Vincent, aged 3
  • This Maiden is No One's Native
  • Daily Touches - for angrychick
  • Return Journeys
  • Becoming a Mermaid Mother (Again)
  • Heat Rising In Green and Gold
  • Venue
  • Royalty in Ruins
  • Speaking of the Dead
  • Attitude Adjustment

Isabelle5's favorite poems:
  • Street Child
  • Yellow Star
  • The petunias in the rain
  • Ashes
  • The Blooding
  • HimAndHer
  • Stripped
  • Within the Architecture of the Organ
  • The Apprisement
  • Eden's Smile
  • If We Both Become Aware
  • Nobody's Fool
  • A page; A poem
  • Isabelle
  • The Motorcyclist
  • Providing
  • This Morning I Was god
  • Cotton Hands
  • A Cup Of Tea & Company
  • Commentary
  • The Eighth Day
  • Aphrodite - Goddess Of Love (A Sonnet)
  • The Miscarriage
  • Coping With Cancer
  • Islands Of War
  • On Dostoyevsky and an apple
  • The melody of a rainbow
  • this wildflower cannot resist
  • another night wandering
  • Petty Pirate (a limerick)
  • Opinions and Pillows
  • Remembrance
  • blue light from the screen
  • I Want to Write About
  • fallen from grace
  • Ch'own Monkey Yoga
  • Bleach
  • Paperdolls
  • Spiders and butterflies
  • feather
  • For Sam
  • Has anyone seen Isabelle around?
  • I'll go blind
  • morning poem
  • anatomy of a short-lived relationship
  • Entering Puberty
  • Bring Roses
  • A Kiss Beneath The Blossom Tree
  • Wanted, Dad or Alive
  • My Father's Eyes Were Blue
  • this morn- dried flowers grass breathing
  • Cherry Stains
  • clothes say look
  • Crack Baby
  • Ode to Peanut Butter
  • My Famous Dad
  • An Old Man on a Bench
  • after the fire, we held our ghosts as tenderly as cinders
  • Ad Verse
  • stitches in in my mental health (under the quilt my mother made me)
  • as with memories, we fade
  • Snow of a different taste.
  • dirty laundry
  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • The unsent letter
  • if I wasn't so taken by your voice, I wouldn't have waited
  • Wrong Rhythms
  • yard work
  • Independence Day
  • a wolfman`s prayer
  • Another Poet At The Window Sill
  • Your martini lips made that note drunk...
  • Happy Holidays
  • Walking Over Graves
  • The Cost of Knowing
  • The Episcopalian Kind
  • Married to a Field
  • Its Worse From A Friend
  • Not Exactly Okay
  • Dancing Round Handbags
  • An Aphonic Ascension
  • lipgloss and whiskey
  • Remember me she said
  • Still
  • once, it was real
  • Poetry Workshops
  • Asylum Dancers
  • Crumbs That Run From Witches
  • The Snow globe
  • have you ever
  • Craftsman
  • Screw Romance Stories
  • concrete love
  • Remembering Gillian
  • Memoirs of a miner's son
  • i was the kind of drunk
  • tea and englishman
  • Carousel of Illusions
  • Egg Roll
  • Feckless
  • stripped
  • Without A Song
  • what I meant when I said nothing
  • a portrait traced in the sand
  • balloooons
  • Antony's Child
  • Pale Ribbons
  • I Drew a Picture
  • American Idol
  • cancer, the crab
  • Kaleidazcope (Poetic Minx)
  • Ant Beds
  • rain is the most beautiful water
  • on the nature of rage
  • Farewell My Darling, Dapper Dan (revised)
  • Tupperware
  • put on your choke face
  • A Yellow Dress
  • Railroads (And Everything Falls Apart)
  • On reading Kubla Khan
  • I am no Poet
  • The Spider and the wife (edited)
  • Numbers that add to nothing (edited)
  • To Kiss, Buss or Osculate à la Française
  • no children
  • Bucharest is the Paris of the East
  • Chestnut Brown [revised]
  • Whispers to Isabelle
  • Clutch
  • "It was a Mistake"
  • Prelude to Infidelity
  • You are the moon
  • for the woman who painted my nails before the prom because she deserves more than a $5 tip
  • This is for the girls
  • Save me a star I want to make a Wish
  • Feel Like Crying
  • these are not my words
  • book of honest poems #1 i stole my wife's smile
  • The Moon Fell
  • A Triolet for Spring.
  • Cancer and Catherine
  • an ugly moment
  • wintry mausoleum.
  • The golden goose bump
  • Regrets for Unfulfilled Lust
  • 1947 The Year of My Mum
  • Don't Touch Me
  • Approaching Beirut
  • Dancing to Sex
  • in oil clad strokes
  • A Vocabulary Lesson
  • The Kiss
  • Platforms and Face Paint
  • A Dying way of Life. July 16th 1965
  • I Baked a Ham for you, Damn it! (a cinquain)
  • Galilei, A Love Story
  • i know which way the wind blows
  • Death is scratching my walls
  • Exhausted.
  • A Prostitute Revisits Her Ex-Lover’s Room
  • after the rain
  • What Lightning Bugs Eat
  • lovesick tree
  • Rapunzel Looks Back
  • Mystic Waters
  • Porcelain
  • Appreciating some jewelry
  • Re-inventing us
  • Lettuce Vent
  • Resurrection (a senyru)
  • Silver spoons are bitter
  • letter #2,939
  • Bloody Pearls
  • My Judge of Innocence
  • With my Father, age 11
  • De-Masculinizing the Super Bowl
  • Freddie's Train
  • Ode to Isabelle
  • Missing
  • Linens
  • Western Promenade (At the Wake of Eve)
  • deviant astronomy
  • a moon scorned
  • sitting across from each other, sipping whiskey on ice and vodka and lime, conversing.
  • on remembering us (repost)
  • twenty-eight and five days sober
  • we'll survive
  • CARNATION REIN
  • And in These Fields
  • The Love Song of the Lonely Goldfish
  • Ragged Girl At Liverpool Docks (November 1894)
  • after the long freeze
  • Black Fountain

Poems Isabelle5 has recently commented on:
  • Barefoot Boy
  • Childish Innocence and Blimps
  • Your body, I am.
  • Burn Down Summer
  • Time squeezed much distance in between you and I
  • A Mothers Love
  • Vagabond Hands
  • Punctuate this, Bitch

Threads Isabelle5 has recently posted in:
  • the role of the Poet ...
  • a matter of grammar
  • I Believe there are Angels Among Us
  • Beautiful bird I Never Heard of Before
  • Does it stay or does it go?
  • Donald Tetto is currently the fool of all fools, and PC is his reminder.
  • Did ya notice???
  • famous first words


Top Rated (expand)
Newest (expand)
  • perfect white noise
  • My Summer, My Sun
  • poetic burn out
  • phone feelings
  • empty soles that tread the steps to day
  • Your body, I am.
  • Casualty of love
  • A Mothers Love
  • my cycle.
  • Childish Innocence and Blimps
  • As I Was Passing
  • Mr. Kaboomington
  • umbrellas responding to Rain
  • Burn Down Summer
  • Lilith
Recently Commented (expand)
  • Barefoot Boy
  • my cycle.
  • Kunai
  • Most dumped boyfriend (found poem)
  • perfect white noise
  • slowdancing around my existential meltdown
  • My Life.
  • things we do when we are empty
  • poetic burn out
  • Burn Down Summer
  • the psalms of wasps and other stinging insects
  • Stones crush beatles
  • When Love Dies
  • caught threads
  • lightness traveling, come undone
Recent Best (expand)
  • 1. The Sunflower Girl
  • 2. An Honorable Man
  • 3. Existentialist In God's Garden
  • 4. And I Have Loved Thee, Oh Shun
  • 5. saturdays and sundays at 6am
  • 6. \\ Now The Cat's Got No Whiskers \\
  • 7. //for ivan//
  • 8. hank and i press our hands
  • 9. This Is Your Last Chance
  • 10. the impoetic man
  • 11. wittgenstein's art ( a story in verse )
  • 12. mark'd
  • 13. Childish Innocence and Blimps
  • 14. You Kissed Like a Prostitute
  • 15. Squinting In The Dark
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