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"Sham" Poetry

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Poetry by Shamrock McShane

Performed variously for The Word is Spoken at the Laboratory,
Civic Media Center, Bar One, and Tim & Terry's, Gainesville FL

46 Perfidious Brother March 12, 2011
45 Circus Fantasia August 7, 2010
44 Sense Memory July 31, 2010
43 Chicago, Hell and Noise July 24, 2010
42 God's Teeth July 10, 2010
41 Bottom Line June 5, 2010
40 Here's to Your Health May 15, 2010
39 Worse Things Could Happen February 6, 2010
38 Merry Xmas December 21, 2009
37 The Gods August 8, 2009
36 It's One Thing July 25, 2009
35 And I Dreamed April 11, 2009
34 How Does a Charm Work? March 21, 2009
33 The Empire at the End of its Decadence February 28, 2009
32 In the School of Athens February 21, 2009
31 Am I to Understand? January 31, 2009
30 The Eighth Day of Creation September 13,2008
29 Shopping for God July 26, 2008
28 A Night at the Theater July 19, 2008
27 Nocturne July 5, 2008
26 Snakes on the Isle of Malta June 21, 2008
25 Evolution of Evil June 7, 2008
24 A Voice Against the Four Winds June 1, 2008
23 Amoebae God May 17, 2008
22 The Perfection of Holiness May 10, 2008
21 Rain on the Just and Unjust May 3, 2008
20 Don't Write This Down April 26, 2008
19 Ex Nihlio April 19, 2008
18 Speculative Fiction March 29, 2008
17 Unforbidden Fruit March 15, 2008
16 Cave Man February 23, 2008
15 Imaginary Numbers February 2, 2008
14 Desire and Denial are Twins January 26, 2008
13 Undiscovered Joy November 16, 2007
12 Ron's Theory of the Afterlife October 26, 2007
11 The Virgin of Tears September 21, 2007
10 Desires September 14, 2007
9 The Fiery Sword August 24, 2007
8 My Life Is My Own August 17, 2007
7 Now Is Not the Time August 10, 2007
6 The Gate of False Dreams August 3, 2007
5 Between No Longer and Not Yet July 27, 2007
4 The Inner Lives of Love Bugs July 20 , 2007
3 Bad Luck and Trouble July 13, 2007
2 A Dim View of Things June 29, 2007
1 You Know This is Against the Law July 1, 2007