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Short July Poems | Short July Poetry

Short July Poems. These are the most popular short poems on or about July by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for July short poems by poem length and keyword.

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Short July poem by William Kershaw| Details |

Firecrackers and Miracles

Chinese alchemy,
A good reason to invent,
The 4th of July.


Short July poem by karen croft| Details |

seasons

the ides of March cease
April, May, June, july gone
soon fall will be here


Short July poem by Johnette Loefgren| Details |

said Jill and Tanya

  fireworks in the night
are they only in my mind?
  july  fourth migraine


Short July poem by Larry Belt| Details |

Real Fireworks

The fourth of July
Told my wife her meatloaf sucked
Then I saw fireworks


Short July poem by Brian Strand| Details |

VACATION

Humid
canopy of
butterfly filled July
overlaps those sultry days of
idle bliss.


Short July poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

Timber Creek

Midday late July
Black walnuts touch the sky
Timber Creek in dry

By Robb A. Kopp


Short July poem by Steven Beesley| Details |

Storm Cleansing

Savage raging storm,
can you wash away the sins
of humanity?


3rd July, 2012 (c) 


Short July poem by Betty Bateson| Details |

Slow Flow

slow flow of water
caresses slippery rocks 
beavers hard at work

contest: Haiku
July 15/13


Short July poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Haiku Heaven

spacial wonderment
eager appreciation
perpetuity

©Kathryn McLoughlin Collins
July 7, 2012


Short July poem by Seren Roberts| Details |

Mr B

Bee lands on dogs  nose,
Live and just fly Mr B.....
Eyes cross in alarm



Penned 8 July 2013



Short July poem by karen croft| Details |

tigers free

Treading on free ground

Kept behind barbed wire fences

Why can't they be free??




July 27, 2013


Short July poem by Patricia Prescott| Details |

The Traveler

Melodious sad tune,
sung in June.
Deep, reminescent sigh.
What roads will be 
traveled in July?


Short July poem by Brian Strand| Details |

REPAST

Above
swifts feast and fly
mistles' munch snails nearby-
tea-time on the terrace, this hot
July.


Short July poem by James Marshall Goff| Details |

percussion dreams

 
percussion dreams
echo on fourth of july
‘Nam turns red tonight




for Deb's contest 


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Oh, Child

My soul came wanting -
Begging for your happiness
When your life took flight.

© July 26, 2010


Short July poem by Jean Marble| Details |

Whiskey Sky (cinquain)


Warm rum 
rivers spill from 
whiskey skies in July.
Warm comfort disperses from East
to West.


Short July poem by Brian Strand| Details |

GONE TO THE DOGS

Whither
my rose of June ?
What ! July hips so soon,
ripe,stripped bare ..a finches menu
lunch fare.


Short July poem by kash poet| Details |

Falling in love-----Footle

Upbeat
          
           Heartbeat



© kashinath karmakar(9th July 2011)
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Short July poem by Misty Penton-Leccese| Details |

Born to be friends

Brother and sister
Bicker and fight out of spite
Unbreakable love


By: Misty Leccese
© July 1, 2009


Short July poem by kash poet| Details |

In enemy territory------Footle

Danger
           
             Lingers




© kash poet(22nd July 2011)
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Short July poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Skeleton Tree


knobby tentacles
begging an angerly sky
dead by lightning bolt

©Kathryn McLoughlin Collins
July 5, 2012


Short July poem by karen croft| Details |

lips

your lips so plump and juicy
like chilled grapes
lip smacking til the last one





july 17,2012
karen croft


Short July poem by Steven Beesley| Details |

Mountain Of Angels

Towering Grandeur,
such formidable mountains
where the angels sing.



Steven Beesley (c) 5th July, 2012


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Tropical Treasures

Tropical treasures
Bejeweled by the hand of God –
Previews paradise.

© July 9, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by kathryn collins| Details |

almond petal pall



barely pink blossoms
Vincent’s funeral blanket
lay atop his grave

Kathryn McLoughlin Collins 
July 26, 2012


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Lost Virginity

Progesterone mounts -
All reason spreads asunder
Retracing one's love.

© July 16, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Hurt

Passion overthrows -
Virtues unforgiving ache
Cries ‘til love returns.

© July 26, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Good Over Evil

Good over evil -
By choosing God, love is bound.
Righteousness follows.

©July 26, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

In God’s Hands

Crying embryo,
Pray that your mother has strength
Thwarting suggestions.

© July 16, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Firework showers

Firework showers
Black silhouettes watching skies…
Looking for freedom


© Dane Smith-Johnsen
    July 1, 2010


Short July poem by Crystal Bellman| Details |

July 4th

July 4th 
Put that flag up the pole.
Hold your head up high.
Show the world how you feel.
Happy Fourth... of July.


Short July poem by Daniel Cwiak| Details |

July Fourth Is Near

            July Fourth is near


            Restful day with louder night


            Bring on the Big Bang


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

The Unicorn Seeks

Dawning purity -
Cherished with warlike fierceness,
Virgins wait, prancing. 

© July 26, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by Tricia Lucas-Clarke| Details |

1st July 1916

Brother, Brother
Father, Son
Nephew, Cousin
Lay as one.

Some together
Some alone
Some are named
And some unknown.


Short July poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details |

Mothers

A child not yet born -
Loved within a mother’s womb
Lives, grows, and trusts her.

© July 24, 2010
Dane Smith-Johnsen


Short July poem by David Byrne| Details |

ADMIRATION

When the Moon is setting,
it mimics the Sun,
turning Cadmium Gold.

We all mimic those,
that impress us.

©dbyrne july 2013 


Short July poem by Brian Strand| Details |

WHY DID YOU HAVE TO GO

It was just a box of tea-

you know we politicians

have to tax all we see


HAPPY JULY 4TH TO ALL MY CULTURAL COUSINS


Short July poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Paper Plate


Paper Plate

serve me well friend poet;
flavor anew words I've
eaten all my life.

Kathryn McLoughlin Collins
July 16, 2011


Short July poem by William Robinson| Details |

ACROSS THE BORDER

Cinco de mayo, 
Fourth of July-o, 
The whole enchilada will do.
Pie in the sky-o, 	
Cleveland Ohio,
Ciudad Mexico, too.


Short July poem by Gail DeBole| Details |

Mountain Eye Candy

Sculpted and preserved
Eroded into beauty;
Candy for the soul.


Gail DeBole
Haiku Mountain (Week) Contest
Written July 7, 2012


Short July poem by jay del fierro| Details |

Fall-like Summer....

This weekend...in the northwest
.......is like october in july,
why do the other states
.......continue to burn and fry......


Short July poem by kathryn collins| Details |

Anti isolation

When against
day’s light 
I tend my sorrows

warming stones
upon my shoulders
lay.


©Kathryn McLoughlin Collins
July 10, 2012


Short July poem by Gail DeBole| Details |

Skeleton Tree

No leafy clothing -
Simplicity not foiled by
A cushion of sky.


Written on July 5, 2012
Gail DeBole
Skeleton Tree Haiku Contest


Short July poem by Sara Kendrick| Details |

Work Of July August Reward

.

August muscadines
                       Bronzing in July sun
                                                Soon_________


Short July poem by Katherine Stella| Details |

Life Is No Picnic

the fourth of july
is no kind of picnic for
our fallen soldiers




You Are Not Forgotten


Happy Fourth Of July To All


Short July poem by ramon rivero| Details |

Night

Stars shine so brightly 

Silver moon glowing warmly 

What a lovely night 


- Ramon 
Friday July 8th/2011 
6:00 P.M. 


Short July poem by Andrea Dietrich| Details |

That Ring

that ring you gave me
cheap like your lackluster love
broke around July

For Raul Moreno's Sentiments of the Heart Senryu Contest


Short July poem by DON JOHNSON| Details |

Verbal

Verbal mocks, serenity rocks, soul unlocks, poetry from, infinity.
Don Johnson 28-july-11 ~~~~


Short July poem by binibining p.iNk| Details |

Untitled (bright flower sparks)

bright flower sparks
dazzle black tapestry...
wisps of smoke now



***July 2, 2010
written for Deborah's Fireworks contest :)


Short July poem by Peter Dome| Details |

The Pin Cushion And The Pearl

A black velvet pin cushion
and a luminous pearl orb
hanging high in the sky
on a warm summers night
in July.

Peter Dome.Copyright.2012.


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