Today's poem is "Even Rottweilers Sing"

from Rattle

Tim Amsden was born in Wichita, Kansas in 1945, collected a few degrees, and worked 25 years for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an attorney and program director. He and his wife, Lucia, live in remote high country New Mexico, among a diverse group of poets, dancers, painters, and other strange creatures, where they both indulge their compulsions to write. Among other places, Tim's work, which is mostly poetry, has appeared in Pudding Magazine, Poetry Ireland Review, Potpourri, Out of Line, Rockhurst Review, New Mexico Magazine, Arabesques Review, contemporary verse 2, Istanbul Literature Review, The Newer York, a Pima Press poetry anthology titled Lasting: Poems on Aging, and a Pudding House Anthology titled Hunger Enough: Living Spiritually in a Consumer Society.

Books by Tim Amsden:

Other poems on the web by Tim Amsden:
"The Pond at Plum Thicket Farm"
"The Poet"
Two poems

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Other poems by Rattle in Verse Daily:
November 30, 2016:   "Anthem" by Elaine Sexton
November 29, 2016:   "Redress" by Wendy Videlock
April 5, 2016:   "Stairway to Heaven Sonnet" by Denise Duhamel & Maureen Seaton
April 3, 2016:   "Apron Strings" by Beth Gylys
January 17, 2016:   "'It's Been a Week" by Maria Mazziotti Gillan
September 16, 2015:   "Lorazepam" by Sam Sax
August 10, 2014:   "My Four-Year-Old Asks What Happens When People Die and When I Hesitate She Answers Her Own Question" by Tina Parker
August 9, 2014:   "Watch" by Mike White
November 8, 2013:   "Tabula Rasa" by Matthew Wimberley
November 5, 2013:   "At the Edge of the Hennessey Farm" by Liz N. Clift
November 4, 2013:   "Universe in the Key of Matryoshka" by Ronnie K. Stephens

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