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Short Native American poem by Gerard Keogh Jr.| Details |

May 10, 1869, Utah.

Sioux wail

horse rail.


Short Native American poem by Studento1 Independant| Details |

Memori

Over the civil right movement,


Short Native American poem by Heather Hill| Details |

memories forgotten

Lost memories, my brown eyes play the movie of my soul


Short Native American poem by Arnisha Paxman| Details |

Tapestry

I am the sunrise and sunset weaving turquoise into grey.


Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Rainmaker

Free Monks fumble

salt spilled~

Rainmaker frowns 






Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Thunder





wrinkled old ear

Listening to the sun

Thunder rumbles


Short Native American poem by Abe Lopez| Details |

Another Trip

On my iron pony

Another trip to buy beer

Holding life steady.


Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Loosing bet

reptiles rattle sand

the penniless bag nickels

barbarians drink


Short Native American poem by Katherine Stella| Details |

Whats Cooking

mojave desert

one hundred and one in shade

can cook egg on rock


Short Native American poem by Lucinda Bulger| Details |

sun and sky

sun and sky shine one

tears I cry joy embracing

gently caressing


Short Native American poem by tom bell| Details |

Goodnite Folks

That funny lookin flat thing in there is callin me nite to all,tom


Short Native American poem by Joseph Spence Sr| Details |

Turtle Island Survival

Turtle and earth clans

Symbolizing island birth

Survival at best


Short Native American poem by tom bell| Details |

Heterochomic

Is that the stuff a mommy puts on her non-gay son when he gets a boo-boo?


Short Native American poem by Brian Strand| Details |

PLAINS COMMON SCENTS

Native

American

medicinal drug store-

a boutonniere of daisy 

petals.


Short Native American poem by Joseph Spence Sr| Details |

Natural Creation

Stepping from the ash

Indigenous people speak

Rising with the sun






Short Native American poem by Brian Strand| Details |

A sign of tomorrow

monuments, in place-

endangered specie alight

on death's resting place


Short Native American poem by Justin Debrosse| Details |

The unfolding self

The self unfolds in process
Through the heart of time
With the art of mind


Short Native American poem by Jonathan Parrish| Details |

Indian Tales

When night settled down

Pow-wows rose to a climax

Giving the world joy




Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

After the Storm

afternoon storm~ 

at the bottom of the falls

a basket of single flip flops


Short Native American poem by Brian Strand| Details |

ALL MAY BE ONE

Sacred

heart singing-

a harmony

in four parts from the same

song sheet.


Short Native American poem by Mike Bayles| Details |

haiku

stretch of creek darkens

bearing foundrys confluence

denies natures pride


Short Native American poem by Johnette Loefgren| Details |

I saw you

   dark wolf on white snow

golden eyes reflect the moon

   howling to the stars


Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

The Rain Stick





unkempt heads wailing

lively feet dance and stomp~

soothing raindrops fall


Short Native American poem by Alyssa Finley| Details |

Wind Dance

Running, hands are linked

Drumming beats with our bare feet

We're dancing with wind


Short Native American poem by Ciara Aiyana Ashley-Garn| Details |

Light

Eyes shine like sunlight

Seas shine from sunlights eyes 

Moonlight shines brighter


Short Native American poem by Marie Harrison| Details |

Arizona Calling



Arizona Calling

Coyotes roaming;

Ululating at the moon,

Lonesome desert call.




Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Try Again

 

stars catch lofty dreams

rainy days smoothly sprout fear

brave seer triumphs

 


Short Native American poem by Marie Harrison| Details |

Snow, Winter's Long Quilt

Snow, Winters long quilt,

Lands white, night beauty treatment....

Future drink for spring.




Short Native American poem by Barbara Gorelick| Details |

Cloud Watching

Cloud Watching







Grass tickling your neck

white pillows across the sky

           Your own gallery


Short Native American poem by Ciara Aiyana Ashley-Garn| Details |

Sun Rainbows

I see the sun

I watch it set

Rainbows in the distance



This setting sun

Is always fun

Like love for instance


Short Native American poem by Elizabeth Cushman| Details |

Dea

Dry your eyes,

I am here...



As the eastern winds carry

lost feathers of bird.

Dry your eyes,

I am here...

Dea.


Short Native American poem by Deborah Burch| Details |

Nunna Dual Tsuny



"Nunna Dual Tsuny"

wild roses now grow
as living epitaphs on
"the trail where they cried"

deborah burch
1.29.2013


Short Native American poem by Shanity Rain| Details |

1st day of Autumn

                rain falls swiftly hard
                uplifting spirits inside
                 misty cold Fall breeze


Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Wild Horses ~ {a septolet}





beautiful bangtail

spirit untamed

racing tumbleweeds

thundering

across mesas



stallions wrestle

under night skies...


Short Native American poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |

PLAIN OLD COUNTRY BOY

am from the south 
thats my rout
am about soul
i do have golds
no doubt am reaching out
i  grew up with toy
PLAIN OLD COUNTRY BOY


Short Native American poem by Marissa Faries| Details |

Pleiadean

Golden hair, with eyes as blue as the sea.

That would have been me,

But now I am a young woman

Destined to set my people free.


Short Native American poem by James Fraser| Details |

Quileute Legends

A pact has been made

No feasting on human blood

The Cullen's behave









http://www.thehighlanderspoems.com/fantasy-2.php


Short Native American poem by Stacey Lantz| Details |

he had intercourse with a chicken

His fur was soft and clean
 as he ran
 it was like a dream
 when he tripped and fell
 staight into hell
 then he started to scream


Short Native American poem by Shaina Billy| Details |

Rain Drops

Raindrops on my bedroom window,

I watch them falling from the sky.

Side to side they'll softly flow,

But down, down they'll fly.


Short Native American poem by Rick Parise| Details |

Shape Shift - Redtail Hawk

An ancient redwood,



I gaze up and beyond



a Redtail floats , freedom , love



perhaps I'll climb



leap into flight.....






Short Native American poem by Brian Strand| Details |

NATIVE AMERICAN

Tall

trees reach

to the sky-

and old dramas

die



An ekphrasis lanterne after

The Old Hunting Grounds by Worthington Whittredge


Short Native American poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |

HAMMER AND NAILS

its still builds
if you have the will
and the skill
than began
take it from friend
just fill the pail
or oder by mail
HAMMER AND NAILS


Short Native American poem by Shahana Jackson| Details |

what it is

You want to know what is on my mind

I want to know what is on your 

heart.

Its these two differences that set

us completely apart.


Short Native American poem by Tom Larrow| Details |

Sun Set

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Earths soul sucked from sky

As beauty recedes from earth

Will tomorrow come?

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For "Sunset ((Haiku)) " contest


Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details |

Awakening





a warrior awakes

full~ hardened at sunrise

love breaks his fasting

young squaw with belly rounded

quickening~ a warrior wakes


Short Native American poem by Deb Wilson| Details |

the first thanksgiving

steal their land

then dine with them....

no reservations needed



























**for Chris Aechtner's Yet Another Senryu contest


Short Native American poem by Jesse Kaler| Details |

as myth sees light in truth

as myth sees truth
it speaks in perfection
it tells lies, but
wants to tell the truth
when the shadows
make even some sense 
as time acts 
as it is love.


Short Native American poem by Mickey Stroda| Details |

Based on Running Bear

Running Bear and White Dove

swim forevermore,

Never to be parted

or together nevermore.



*Poem based on the song Running Bear, as the title suggests


Short Native American poem by JSLambert Mister ROBOTO| Details |

JUXTAPOSED


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"Sky's eyebrows
white on blue
juxtaposed...
tears wave to
wash away
pain on cue"
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~JSLambert © 2012 Poet TreeZ Publishing</center>


Short Native American poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |

HARDHEAD MAKES A SOFT BED

don't be a fool
listen to old school
they been there
have lots the share
because they care
 i have a uncle name edd
he told me you see
HARDHEAD MAKES A SOFT BED


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