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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 Katherine Stella| Details | |

Whats Cooking

mojave desert
one hundred and one in shade
can cook egg on rock

Short Native American poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details | |

Loosing bet

reptiles rattle sand
the penniless bag nickels
barbarians drink

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 Lucinda Bulger| Details | |

sun and sky

sun and sky shine one
tears I cry joy embracing
gently caressing

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 Brian Strand| Details | |

PLAINS COMMON SCENTS

Native
American
medicinal drug store-
a boutonniere of daisy 
petals.

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 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 foundry’s confluence
denies nature’s 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 sunlight’s 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, Winter’s long quilt,
Land’s 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 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 M.P. 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 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 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 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 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 Tom Larrow| Details | |

Sun Set

Earths soul sucked from sky As beauty recedes from earth Will tomorrow come?
For "Sunset ((Haiku)) " contest

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 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

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

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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