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Arkansas Poems - Poems about Arkansas

Arkansas Poems - Examples of all types of poems about arkansas to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for arkansas.

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Premium Member Hillbilly Magic
...he middle of May. Blowing into Grandpa’s jug with a merry hey. Knee slapping melody with my cousin Shay. Adding to Arkansas lazy ambiance in every way, Black comb with waxed paper kazoos added to the fray. Consuming Bob’s moonshine i......Read More
Categories: arkansas, america, music,
Form: Monorhyme



Premium Member Come to Arkansas When You Can
...Caves and lakes, pine trees, apple orchards. Festivals to honor summer, spring, and fall. Arkansas has the hillbilly music I grew up on. Blue grass too. Grab a fiddle and join us! The roads are winding and......Read More
Categories: arkansas, adventure, america, travel, usa,
Form: Blank verse
Back To Georgia
...dered She had the blondest hair I ever saw But she fell for a smooth talkin' gambler Just a greasy haired slick from Arkansas Well I took to drinkin' in the bar rooms "Go West" they said."There's plenty more to find." So I started o......Read More
Categories: arkansas, lost love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Backboard Game
... It had nothing to do with March Madness or the NCAA final championship game between Arkansas and Duke in 1994, but it was one great game.* In fact, it was one of the greatest games I have ever witnessed. ......Read More
Categories: arkansas, basketball,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Down Home Hillbilly Hootenanny
...uttons. My boobs are hanging out like Jane Russell’s but I do not care. The cousins are in town, and with them that Arkansas whiskey humor. Grandma is playing the jug, and Brother Willy is thumping his foot like a rabbit. The hootenan......Read More
Categories: arkansas, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Prose Poetry



Shining Moons Over Arkansas
...Attended an Arkansas small-town celebration a few years ago somewhere on the map, where two-lane roads were in need of repair, d......Read More
Categories: arkansas, funny, hilarious, humor, summer,
Form: Rhyme
Anna's Weight
.... for public domain I stayed to keep Anna Lee company for a friend from Turkey Scratch, Arkansas. She found herself in all kinds of sorrow, but did what was right for her fellow man. She'd play a tune fo......Read More
Categories: arkansas, song,
Form: Free verse
Blue Light Bulbs and a Bottle of Bleach and The Incandescent Must Win -part 2
...wledge of good and evil, and the tree from which it sprang Covet, covet, corrupt in Kiev; greed was found a-Bidden An Arkansas mansion mem’ry and sight on the oval did haunt and did pang An outsider, and drainage of septic forbidden “......Read More
Categories: arkansas, america, farm, political, race,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member An English Adaptation of Mephistopheles' Song of the Flea from FAUST
...e: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yut0tZftU10 A third features Ryan Bailey Williams, a student at the University of Arkansas, in recital, [and he's quite funny]: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCIknU4Xz2A [Modest Mussorgsky wrote ......Read More
Categories: arkansas, allegory, humorous, irony, political,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member And Then You Are This Person
...uki to the Thai river market, drop her ghost into the Peng river; hope that it will eventually find its way back to Arkansas. You select smells that you can paste into your mind. The aroma of strange friends and friendly strangers......Read More
Categories: arkansas, poetry,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Bush Fly
..."They misunderestimated me." G. W. Bush Bentonville Arkansas June 11 2000 From "Dumbest Quotes of G. W. Bush" President Bush, bless his house, Bless his brilliance a......Read More
Categories: arkansas, america, blessing, house,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Mockingbird
...k A Title, Vol 6 - Personification Sponsor: Edward Ibeh Judged: 07/20/2019 *The Mocking Bird is the State bird for Arkansas, Texas, Tennessee, Mississippi, and Florida ......Read More
Categories: arkansas, i am,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Brownie Boy and Faerie Cowgirl Princess
...erie Cowgirl Princess came along one November night. Those two fell in love, practically on third sight. They went to Arkansas where the leaves were still full. We get a postcard from them yearly, two we barely even know. ......Read More
Categories: arkansas, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Our Yearly Guest
... Our Yearly Guest Written: by Tom Wright 9/14/99 The old man, as did Dad's uncle from Arkansas, came to our house to visit each year. The old man always arrived and always left at about the same time, gi......Read More
Categories: arkansas, humor, weather, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hillary Rodham Clinton
...Law School. She had served as secretary of state, senator from New York, first lady of the United States, first lady of Arkansas, a practicing lawyer and law professor. She's never forgotten where she came from. Hillary has fought for the n......Read More
Categories: arkansas, political, school, woman,
Form: Free verse

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