List of David L. Hatton’s Poems by Book
Poems Between BIRTH AND RESURRECTION (© 2013)
A HUMAN-FRIENDLY FAITH Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
A NEW BEGINNING Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
A SONG TO DIE WITH Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
ADVENT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
AGAINST ALL ODDS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
ARTIST Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
CHRISTIANS AND NAKEDNESS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
CHRISTMAS EVE COMMUNION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
COME, HOLY SPIRIT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
CREATION QUEST Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DESIGNERS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DEVOTION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DIVINE ECOLOGY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DIVINE IMITATION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DON’T PRAISE THE SUN! Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
DOUBTING GOD’S ETERNITY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
EUCHARISTIC CLEANSING Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
FATHER PRAYERS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
FOOT WASHING IN HEAVEN Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
FOR LINDA ON STAN’S PASSING Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
FOR SAMUEL AND APRIL Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
FRIENDS AND ROMANS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
GIFTS OF THE MAGI Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
GOD’S NAKED LAMB Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
GOOD-BYE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
GRAVITY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
HARD LABOR Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
HEALING THE FATHER WOUND Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
HOLY WAR Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
HUMAN BEINGS BEING HUMAN Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
I SING THE BODY IMMORTAL Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
IMAGE AND LIKENESS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
INCARNATE LOVE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
MACHPELAH (Genesis 23) Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
MARRIAGE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
MAXIMS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
MY WORDS ARE RUNNING Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
MYSELF IN YOU Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
NAKED WE CAME, NAKED DEPART Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
NURSES AND NUDITY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
ORIGIN OF BODY SHAME Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
ORIGIN OF BODY SHAME (with essay)
OUR MARRIED JOURNEY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
PAULETTE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
PETER’S CLOAK Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
PRUDERY, PORN, AND PRAISE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
RELIGION, SCIENCE, AND REVELATION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
RENEWING MY VOW Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SELF-GIVING LOVE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SERMON ON THE MOUNT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SHINE YOUR LIGHT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SUFFERING POWER Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SUNSET REUNION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
SUPERLATIVE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THANKSGIVING Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE CONTROLLERS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE DEATH OF DEADLY SINS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE DIVINE STORY OF NAKED GLORY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE FABLE OF THE NAKED TRUTH Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE HOLY SPIRIT Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE KNOCK Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE MEETING OF EAST AND WEST Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE NAKED GOD Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE PRODUCTION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE RESURRECTION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE ROCK Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
THE WHEN QUESTION Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
TIME Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
TRINITY Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
TRUTH AND CULTURE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
UNSPOKEN LINE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
UPSTAIRS EXERCISE Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WAIT FOR CHRISTMAS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WEAKLINGS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WEALTH Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WHAT DO YOU WANT? Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WHO ARE YOU? Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WOMAN Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WORDS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WORTHY POETS Poems Between Birth and Resurrection
WRINKLES Poems Between Birth and Resurrection


Poems Between DARKNESS AND LIGHT (© 1994, 2014)
A TALE OF BLACK AND WHITE Poems Between Darkness and Light
ANGER Poems Between Darkness and Light
BABY’S FAREWELL Poems Between Darkness and Light
BEYOND SAND CASTLES Poems Between Darkness and Light
BIG QUESTIONS Poems Between Darkness and Light
BODY LIFE Poems Between Darkness and Light
CHANNELS ONLY Poems Between Darkness and Light
CHARACTER Poems Between Darkness and Light
CHILD ABUSE Poems Between Darkness and Light
CHRISTIAN Poems Between Darkness and Light
CHRISTIAN DON QUIXOTE Poems Between Darkness and Light
CONSEQUENTLY Poems Between Darkness and Light
CO-WORKING FAREWELL Poems Between Darkness and Light
CREATION WAITS Poems Between Darkness and Light
CREATOR Poems Between Darkness and Light
CYCLE OF SEASONS Poems Between Darkness and Light
DEAD POETS Poems Between Darkness and Light
DEAR LADY Poems Between Darkness and Light
DRUGS Poems Between Darkness and Light
ETERNAL DESTINIES Poems Between Darkness and Light
FOUR GREATEST THINGS Poems Between Darkness and Light
GOD’S CLASSROOM Poems Between Darkness and Light
GUARDIANS Poems Between Darkness and Light
GUILT Poems Between Darkness and Light
HELLFIRE AND DAMNATION Poems Between Darkness and Light
HELP ME, LORD Poems Between Darkness and Light
INVITING VISITATIONS Poems Between Darkness and Light
IT CAME FROM HELL Poems Between Darkness and Light
JOHN’S GOSPEL Poems Between Darkness and Light
LADY OF THE STREET Poems Between Darkness and Light
LATE EXPECTATIONS Poems Between Darkness and Light
LEAVING THE WASTELAND Poems Between Darkness and Light
LEGEND OF THE APACHE TEARS Poems Between Darkness and Light
MAMA Poems Between Darkness and Light
MARRIAGE AT RISK Poems Between Darkness and Light
MARY AT THE CROSS Poems Between Darkness and Light
MEDIA MIRAGE Poems Between Darkness and Light
MERRY CHRISTMAS Poems Between Darkness and Light
MODERN HERO Poems Between Darkness and Light
MY LOVELY FIND Poems Between Darkness and Light
NEW YEAR’S MEDITATION Poems Between Darkness and Light
NORTH, SOUTH, EAST AND WEST Poems Between Darkness and Light
OUR LOVING LORD Poems Between Darkness and Light
PARENTAL PAIN Poems Between Darkness and Light
PAS Poems Between Darkness and Light
PILGRIM IN THE DESERT Poems Between Darkness and Light
POETIC RESONANCE Poems Between Darkness and Light
POETRY Poems Between Darkness and Light
PORN PUSHER Poems Between Darkness and Light
PRAYER FOR PEACE Poems Between Darkness and Light
PRAYING AGAINST SAMHAIN, October 31st Poems Between Darkness and Light
PREACHER Poems Between Darkness and Light
REFUGEE FROM GOD Poems Between Darkness and Light
RELATIONSHIPS Poems Between Darkness and Light
RESOLUTIONS OF GRANDEUR Poems Between Darkness and Light
RESURRECTION Poems Between Darkness and Light
ROCK-A-LIE, BABY Poems Between Darkness and Light
SAVIOR OF MOTHERS Poems Between Darkness and Light
SPECIAL DELIVERY Poems Between Darkness and Light
SPIRIT FRUITS Poems Between Darkness and Light
STEWARDSHIP Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE CHURCH IN CHAINS Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE DARK SIDE OF THE CROSS Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE JOURNEY Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE MAGIC MARRIAGE RING Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE PERFECT POEM Poems Between Darkness and Light
THE QUILT Poems Between Darkness and Light
THROUGH THE TUNNEL Poems Between Darkness and Light
TOO MUCH Poems Between Darkness and Light
VALENTINE’S EVE MEDITATION Poems Between Darkness and Light
VIEW FROM THE CROSS Poems Between Darkness and Light
WOODEN INDIAN SUMMER DAYDREAM Poems Between Darkness and Light


Poems Between DEATH AND LIFE (© 1999, 2014)
ADDICTION Poems Between Death and Life
AN ATHEIST’S YEAR OF HOLIDAYS Poems Between Death and Life
BOLD POET BLAKE Poems Between Death and Life
CAUGHT BY LOVE Poems Between Death and Life
CELEBRATING YOUR BIRTH Poems Between Death and Life
CHRISTUS VICTOR Poems Between Death and Life
CLOUDS AT A GRAVESIDE Poems Between Death and Life
DEATH Poems Between Death and Life
DEBORAH, DAUGHTER Poems Between Death and Life
DREAMING OF YOU Poems Between Death and Life
DUSTY TEARS Poems Between Death and Life
EARTH’S GROANING Poems Between Death and Life
FALLING LEAVES Poems Between Death and Life
FEAR OF GOD Poems Between Death and Life
FLO’S LAMP Poems Between Death and Life
HAIKU EXPERIMENTS Poems Between Death and Life
HAPPINESS Poems Between Death and Life
HOLINESS Poems Between Death and Life
I WASN’T THERE Poems Between Death and Life
IN RETROSPECT Poems Between Death and Life
ISLAM Poems Between Death and Life
IT’S RIGHT TO GRIEVE Poems Between Death and Life
KNOW THIS Poems Between Death and Life
LEPER Poems Between Death and Life
LISTENING TO GOD Poems Between Death and Life
LORD, MAKE US OR BREAK US Poems Between Death and Life
MARRIED PRAISE Poems Between Death and Life
MARTYR’S PRAYER Poems Between Death and Life
MY MATE Poems Between Death and Life
MY PRAYER Poems Between Death and Life
NATURE’S ANTICIPATION Poems Between Death and Life
NATURE’S BEAUTY Poems Between Death and Life
NIGHT WAKING Poems Between Death and Life
NOT MY HOME Poems Between Death and Life
PAINFUL BONDS Poems Between Death and Life
PILATE’S QUESTION Poems Between Death and Life
POET MONGERS Poems Between Death and Life
PORNOGRAPHY Poems Between Death and Life
PRACTICE MY PRESENCE Poems Between Death and Life
PSALM Poems Between Death and Life
SATAN’S TEEN CONDEMNENTS Poems Between Death and Life
SCHOLARS CLUTCHING GARMENTS Poems Between Death and Life
SCIENCE AND SPIRIT Poems Between Death and Life
SERPENT FODDER Poems Between Death and Life
SINGLE VISION Poems Between Death and Life
SOLUTIONS Poems Between Death and Life
THE ALCHEMIST Poems Between Death and Life
THE ART OF POETRY Poems Between Death and Life
THE BIBLE Poems Between Death and Life
THE HEART OF A ROSE Poems Between Death and Life
THE NATURE POETS Poems Between Death and Life
THE SCEPTER Poems Between Death and Life
THE TONGUE Poems Between Death and Life
THE TWO TREES Poems Between Death and Life
THE WARRIOR LORD Poems Between Death and Life
THE WHY OF CHRISTMAS Poems Between Death and Life
THEY THAT MOURN Poems Between Death and Life
THIS CHRISTMAS WHY NOT Poems Between Death and Life
TIME PEACE Poems Between Death and Life
TINY BRAND-NEW BABIES Poems Between Death and Life
TO MOTHER TURN Poems Between Death and Life
TRAVELING ROSE Poems Between Death and Life
VOYAGE Poems Between Death and Life
WATCHTOWER WITNESS Poems Between Death and Life
WE POETS Poems Between Death and Life
WEEPING IN HEAVEN Poems Between Death and Life
WHERE WILL YOU BE? Poems Between Death and Life
WHY? Poems Between Death and Life
WONDERFUL WORLD Poems Between Death and Life
WONDERFUL, DANGEROUS Poems Between Death and Life


Poems Between HEAVEN AND HELL (© 1991, 2014)
A CHRISTMAS THOUGHT Poems Between Heaven and Hell
A GAY REFLECTION Poems Between Heaven and Hell
A NEAR DAMNED DEATH EXPERIENCE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
A SOLDIER’S STORY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
A WEEPING TECHNICALITY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
ABORTION Poems Between Heaven and Hell
AN EARTHLY PASSAGE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
ANARCHY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
AUTUMN LEAVES Poems Between Heaven and Hell
BACKSLIDERS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
BIRTH KISS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
BLOODS OR CRIPS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
CHRIST’S PROMISED PRESENCE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
CHRISTMAS COLORS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
CHRISTMAS LONGING Poems Between Heaven and Hell
CHRISTMAS MESSAGE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
CHRISTMAS POEM Poems Between Heaven and Hell
COURT JUSTICE SUPREME Poems Between Heaven and Hell
DEAD WORKS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
DIFFERENT CHOICES Poems Between Heaven and Hell
DJAKARTA Poems Between Heaven and Hell
DREAM ON A TRAIN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
DRED SCOTT Poems Between Heaven and Hell
ESCAPING THE PIT Poems Between Heaven and Hell
EULOGY FOR A GREAT PHILOSOPHER Poems Between Heaven and Hell
GROWING LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BUTTERFLY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
HEAVEN AND HELL Poems Between Heaven and Hell
HEY, CUPID Poems Between Heaven and Hell
HOLY SKINNY-DIPPING Poems Between Heaven and Hell
HONEST TO EASTERN GOD GEORGE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
I REMEMBER Poems Between Heaven and Hell
I WONDER AT GOD’S LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
IF Poems Between Heaven and Hell
INNER HEALING Poems Between Heaven and Hell
IS TOMORROW UNKNOWN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
IT’S FINISHED Poems Between Heaven and Hell
LET’S MEET AGAIN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
LITTLE ONES Poems Between Heaven and Hell
LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
LOVE OR LUST Poems Between Heaven and Hell
MATERNAL BOND Poems Between Heaven and Hell
MERRY COFFINS SUPER SMOKING SONG Poems Between Heaven and Hell
MY CRUCIFIXION Poems Between Heaven and Hell
O WORLD Poems Between Heaven and Hell
PEGGY SECURE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
PRODIGAL FATHER Poems Between Heaven and Hell
READY FOR HEAVEN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
RELIGION OF CHAOS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
REMEMBER NAM Poems Between Heaven and Hell
RETURNING YOUR GIFTS, LORD Poems Between Heaven and Hell
RISK LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
SEX Poems Between Heaven and Hell
SIN’S BURDEN LIFTED Poems Between Heaven and Hell
SOJOURN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
SONG FOR MAN’S FOE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE ANSWERING Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE BRIDE OF CHRIST Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE CAGE OF MAN Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE DANCE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE FLOATER Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE HAND Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE HARD WAY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE JUDGMENT Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE KING’S LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE LAST LAUGH Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE MYSTERY OF CHRISTMAS LOVE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE PROPHECY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE SINKING SHIP Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE THREE VISIONS OF BALTHASAR Poems Between Heaven and Hell
THE UNSEEN COLORS OF BLINDNESS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
TO MY VALENTINE Poems Between Heaven and Hell
TWO MEN IN A PIT Poems Between Heaven and Hell
TWO PATHS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
UNCENSORED Poems Between Heaven and Hell
UNTIL HE COMES Poems Between Heaven and Hell
VIRGINITY RESTORED Poems Between Heaven and Hell
WATER FROM BETHLEHEM Poems Between Heaven and Hell
WHITE SHEETS Poems Between Heaven and Hell
WHY I PRAY Poems Between Heaven and Hell
YOU’RE MY SECOND CHOICE Poems Between Heaven and Hell


Poems Between HERE AND BEYOND (yet unpublished)
A SHORT TRIP Poems Between Here and Beyond
A SO LONG SONNET Poems Between Here and Beyond
AFTERLIFE Poems Between Here and Beyond
ATHEISM’S AFTERLIFE Poems Between Here and Beyond
BABIES Poems Between Here and Beyond
BE OF GOOD CHEER Poems Between Here and Beyond
BEGINNING WISDOM Poems Between Here and Beyond
BLESSINGS Poems Between Here and Beyond
BODY LANGUAGE Poems Between Here and Beyond
CALLINGS Poems Between Here and Beyond
CAUTION Poems Between Here and Beyond
CHOSEN Poems Between Here and Beyond
CHRIST IS FIRST Poems Between Here and Beyond
CONFESSION Poems Between Here and Beyond
COUNTING DELIVERIES Poems Between Here and Beyond
DEFENDING HEAVEN AND HELL Poems Between Here and Beyond
EDEN’S TABLE Poems Between Here and Beyond
EQUATIONS Poems Between Here and Beyond
FARTHER ON Poems Between Here and Beyond
GENDER Poems Between Here and Beyond
GLORY Poems Between Here and Beyond
GRIEF Poems Between Here and Beyond
INQUISITION Poems Between Here and Beyond
JUDGMENT Poems Between Here and Beyond
MOM AND DAD’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY Poems Between Here and Beyond
MY DREAM OCEAN Poems Between Here and Beyond
MY MARRIED HEART Poems Between Here and Beyond
MY SISTER, MY SPOUSE Poems Between Here and Beyond
NO GRAY IN GOD Poems Between Here and Beyond
NOW AND THEN Poems Between Here and Beyond
OLD WEBS Poems Between Here and Beyond
ONE FAMILY Poems Between Here and Beyond
ORIGINAL SKIN Poems Between Here and Beyond
PART OF THE CROWD Poems Between Here and Beyond
PLEASANTRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT Poems Between Here and Beyond
PREVENIENT GRACE Poems Between Here and Beyond
PROTESTERS Poems Between Here and Beyond
QUESTIONS Poems Between Here and Beyond
REDEEMING DEADLY SINS Poems Between Here and Beyond
RETIRING FROM NURSING Poems Between Here and Beyond
ROSEMARY Poems Between Here and Beyond
SOUL SLEEP Poems Between Here and Beyond
SOUND ADVICE Poems Between Here and Beyond
SUPERSTITION Poems Between Here and Beyond
TEARS OF LOSS Poems Between Here and Beyond
TERMINUS Poems Between Here and Beyond
THANKS SO MUCH! Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE BODY SPEAKS Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE DEAD Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE DISCUS THROWER Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE INCARNATE GOD Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE LOVE OF GOD Poems Between Here and Beyond
THE WIND OF GOD Poems Between Here and Beyond
VENGEANCE Poems Between Here and Beyond
WEDDED GRATITUDE Poems Between Here and Beyond
WHAT LASTS Poems Between Here and Beyond
WHEN PRIDE IS BROKEN Poems Between Here and Beyond
WORD PLAY Poems Between Here and Beyond
WORTH REPEATING Poems Between Here and Beyond