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Best At The Crack Of Dawn Poems

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Premium Member Housecats
I reckon some folks prefer a hound dog lyin' at their feet,
While others might enjoy a twitterin' parakeet.
But be it a mogul's mansion or a...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, cat, humorous,
Form: Rhyme



Cowboys
A man named Ben stood on a slope looking at the gates of hell,
He swore they’d never turn back, him and his best friend Del.
They...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, adventure, best friend, courage,
Form: Rhyme
EMPTY PROMISES
You time my heart
Day and night
you see my innocent heart
Night and day
you think of me 
Day and night
You fill my heart
Day by day
With empty promises
You...

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© john ngugi  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn, absence, betrayal,
Form: Lyric
Android
I can’t remember everything, I can’t recall my birth
Aimlessly I wonder what my goal is here on earth
The prospects here are wide and vast, I...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, angst, imagination, life, people,
Form: Couplet
NIGHTTIME DREAMER
NIGHTTIME DREAMER
I closed my eyes to catch the wind,
Murmur its way through the green of the field
Hoping somehow in it I'd hear,
You sigh sweetly as...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, desire, dream, emotions, feelings,
Form: I do not know?



The Ugly Girl
 
She sat in her room through her Prom quite late
unfondly recalling she did not have a date
There's no one special nor had there ever...

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© Judy Konos  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn, high school, romance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Do You Listen
When you woke them up, at the crack of dawn
Did you smile at them today?
Did you pour a cup, with cream and love
Then send them...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, encouraging, inspirational, loneliness,
Form: Didactic
The Crack of Dawn
I get up early at the crack of dawn
Gotta see my babe ‘fore she’s dressed and gone
Daylight peekin thru the window blind
Me and that gal...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, funny love, hilarious, humor,
Form: Ballad
So It Was
So it was that the night transcended peacefully over my head
Taking me through thick clouds,landing me upon parched land
Spilling  tranquil moments into daylight complexity.
So...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, angel, blessing, christian, dream,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member Gypsy Wandering Soul
The spirit of the gypsy
free as the wind upon the open road
Horse driven home on wheels
taking them where they decide
to rest their soul.

Families huddled by...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn, character, dance, travel,
Form: Free verse
Both Barrels - Shooting Widows
My husband is a shooter,
Which isn't always fun,
As every weekend 
He's out somewhere with his gun.
So quality time together 
Can sometimes be quite sparse,
"But I...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, dad, daughter, humor, sports,
Form: Rhyme
The rose that grew from concrete
Many a mind hurries past
the gripping splendour
in search of beauty, not to last,
while continuing in rejection of grandeur.

I look as the moments pass
at the wounded...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, allegory, beauty, image, innocence,
Form: Quatrain
The Eye of the Sea - part 1
(note: The site restrictions don't allow long epic poems, so I have split this into 6 segments, each should run straight on from the previous...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, adventure, boat, fantasy, sea,
Form: Epic
trucker coffee
though you may not be a trucker
never have driven a semi with your CDL
never 
ever
even thought of coasting up above the open road
putting thousands of...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, lifewater, may, water,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Early Bird Special


Heard that the early bird catches the worm
By now I should have a real big batch
I'm always up at the crack of dawn
With a feeling...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, happiness, life, happy, bird,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member My Daily Jog

Up with the birds at the crack of dawn
On with the tracksuit now slightly worn
Where is my ipod, I had it last night
On with the...

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© Roger Page  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Ageing Process


My skin has become like sandpaper
Blotches showing up everywhere
A pimple resides at the end of my nose
Some areas have unwanted hair

What is happening to this...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, age, humorous,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member CHRISTMAS
 What is Christmas about anyway?
What does it all mean this happy holiday?
Some guy up North is laughing at us,
Ho Ho Ho!
Oh by jingle, bring...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn, celebration, christmas, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Freedom's Quest
At the crack of dawn
Dog biting on the linked fence
Freedom on its mind

...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, animals, places, time,
Form: Haiku
Farm Animal Speech Lessons
          Farm Animal Speech Lessons

Early morning at the crack of dawn
Farm animals were gathered in the...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, animal, education, food, identity,
Form: Rhyme
CHILD OF THE SUN
Born to this world in sixty-one
Another child of the sun
I entered in the dead of night
To breathe the air and see the light

Though rooted in...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, adventure, birth, childhood, destiny,
Form: Verse
Good Ole Days
My Grandma once told me about the Good Ole Days.
How they had to do things - about the many ways.
Having to wake up at the...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, blessing, change, education, farm,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member CHRISTMAS WITH THE RELATIONS - FICTIONAL WRITE
Christmas Day has arrived; the thought fills me with such dread
For over twenty years they’ve come to me; it's doing in my head!

I get up...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, christmas, family, food, humorous,
Form: Couplet
Dream of a proper Pyrate
A wishful tale of man's potential taken (with great liberty) from the story of Samuel Bellamy

A frigid blast of the nor'westerly breeze,
the coldest wind upon...

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Categories: at the crack of dawn, adventure, fantasy, history, slavery,
Form: Rhyme
Such a cliche
I'll drink to that, three sheets in the wind, the Booze cruise             ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: at the crack of dawn, funny, humor, irony, language,
Form: Free verse