Six Cat Poems That Usually are not That Owl and Pussycat Just one

“Ella Mason and Her Eleven Cats” by Sylvia Plath Outdated Ella Mason keeps cats, eleven…

Ella Mason and Her Eleven Cats” by Sylvia Plath

Outdated Ella Mason keeps cats, eleven at final count,
In her ramshackle house off Somerset Terrace
People make queries
On looking at our neighbor’s cat-haunt,

The Blue Cat” by Mary O’Malley

See how magnificently he lies.
Any minute now
He will phase throughout the kitchen tiles

And brush in opposition to your bare ankles
With all that fur on skin indicates.

A Cat is Not a Cat” by S. GANAPATHI

A cat is a fallen piece of cloud
rolled up in wakeful sleep.

A blended metaphor
descending the stairs
with a questioning tail.

Cat on a Couch” by Barbara Howes

My cat, washing her tail’s tip, is a whorl
Of white shell,
As perfect as a supporter
In complete half-moon. . . Upcoming moment she’s a hare:

Cat in the Window,” by Lam Thi My Da

Generally, late at evening, when lifetime feels weighty
I imagine of poetry, light, virtually weightless

Poem” by William Carlos Williams

As the cat
climbed around
the major of

the jamcloset—

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By: Sylvia Plath

Poetry, Vol. 90, No. 4 (Jul., 1957), pp. 233-234

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By: Mary O’Malley

The Poetry Ireland Evaluation, No. 58 (Autumn, 1998), p. 48

Poetry Ireland


Indian Literature, Vol. 34, No. 4 (144) (July-August, 1991), p. 14

Sahitya Akademi

By: Barbara Howes

The Sewanee Overview, Vol. 63, No. 2 (Apr. – Jun., 1955), p. 253

The Johns Hopkins College Press

By: Lam Thi My Da, Martha Collins and Thuy Dinh

Mānoa, Vol. 14, No. 1, Two Rivers: New Vietnamese Writing from The us and Viet Nam (Summer season, 2002), p. 54

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By: William Carlos Williams

Poetry, Vol. 36, No. 4 (Jul., 1930), p. 195

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