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Best Barking Up The Wrong Tree Poems

Below are the all-time best Barking Up The Wrong Tree poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of barking up the wrong tree poems written by PoetrySoup members


Barking up the wrong tree
My Mix-Breed "Extra Fluffy" 
happy as can be
Entered in the "Dog-Gone" trials
Just one of eighty-three

Some as big as horses 
some as long as trains
Some so...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, animal, dog, howl, irony, judgement, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme



Silly Christmas Cartoon
Once again the cat was in the cradle
and I didn't even have a silver spoon,
my master always at work leaving me with this loon,
always standing...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, dog, humor, snow,
Form: Light Verse
You Know Nothing About
Dark origin behind the dawn of life
Dumb souls laugh far-off stream
A chip heavy on shoulders
Crash with thunder storm
Generous thoughts from heaven
Fall like cold dew in...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, blessing, power, relationship, solitude, symbolism, visionary,
Form: Free verse
a dog called: eagle
There are a lot of different breeds of dog,

A dog is a very common four legged-animal
That is often kept by people
Or used to guard 
Or...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, animals,
Form: Free verse
Isn't The Same Old Spiel
8/10/17


Be careful what you ask for
Next thing you know it wasn't all that great, or you want even more

This isn't the same old spiel
I'll tell...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, dark, how i feel, perspective, poetry,
Form: Rhyme



Gone
The relationship between us began to thaw,
my thoughts tumbled in my head, 
making and breaking alliances,
 like underpants in a dryer without Cling Free.
Talking and...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, baby, bangla, basketball, beach, beautiful, betrayal,
Form: ABC
You Say... What About Me
You say you need your space, room to breathe
You turn completely cold, I begin to freeze
You now smile and yell I am finally free
You say......

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, lovelove, me,
Form: Ballad
The way that it goes
I awake to find it is raining today.
As I sit down to write what shall I say?
Sometimes it feels like I’m barking up the wrong...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, introspection, life, life, me,
Form: Narrative
In Prays Of Legal Tender
Preface:
Aye do attest
that poetry may not be best
to express whoosh to chest

git a lee till bitta chump change
boot an overpowering literary force
   to...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Love Letter
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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, adventure, animal, appreciation, devotion, i love
Form: Free verse
I wanted you
 I  wanted you to come to me and refresh my soul. I wanted  you to be the dream of this night owl....

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, depression, grief,
Form: I do not know?
The Roads all Travelled
A wave of depression hit me down in Hope Street.
Hair stood up on end, on a shortcut down Barber's Lane.
Got a no-go from a cash...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, life,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member MADAME SIERRA--
Madame Sierra
if you think you can have another man, on the side;
Then it's off with you, then you and you friend need to go bye-bye-bye-bye;
Don't...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, anxiety, appreciation, break up, devotion, lost
Form: Lyric
Premium Member You Love who you Love who you Love
Love comes at inopportune times
It slides in sneakily 
and grabs you by your leg hairs.

You might be out of practice
Cupid might be barking up the...

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Categories: barking up the wrong tree, love,
Form: Free verse