Best Bat Poems
Below are the all-time best Bat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of bat poems written by PoetrySoup members
One Man One Cap and a Baseball Bat
He was known as Joltin John
With his baseball bat and his cap upon
He played the game with vigour and speed
Many a supporter said he was...
My First Baseball Bat
bat, family, joy,
Dad gave me my first wood baseball bat
an Eddie Mathews signature model, 28 inches long
when I was 10 or 11 ('66 or '67)
shortly after he...
An Eternity I
Stood upright, between two roads,
On a thin metal rail,
A solitary, brown coloured bottle
Of beer, ...
A softer breeze blows his way
And a sunny day shines everywhere
Painting the sky blue and grey.
But those hues are not for him,
For him it's...
Of Days Gone By
bat, nostalgiaprayer, autumn,
Sometimes I laugh
Sometimes I cry
Sometimes I dream
Of Days gone by
Life was hard, each day we learned
We never wanted what we hadn’t earned
A handshake at the...
A Hound Dog Tale
came buzzing by
to rest and munch
and eat his lunch
and have some fun
on the hound dog's
The old dog
without a clue
Under the Boardwalk - A Love Story
bat, love, lust, romance, sensual,
Sheer poetry in motion with a picnic basket in hand
Laughing brandishing a bottle as he lopes along the sand
His handsome features completely wreathed in...
bat, appreciation, bird, psychological,
My precious chimney swift
Has named you so mundane
Tethered to the slightest pause
Amid your life upon the wing
Describing you as drab
And flying like...
bat, baseball, son,
And there you were -
blue cap and jersey, white pants
bat held high above the shoulder
cocked and ready to swat one out
in that perfect stance...
Granny Panty Annie, the Tranny
bat, adventure, black african american,
Lemme tell ya' about a
I met her one night
under disco lights
up at Candies
starin' at me
grittin' her teeth
The Pain Game
bat, abuse, anger, betrayal, emotions,
Why do people, want to cause
Other people pain
Where is the Love
That will break the chain
Someone says something
Then it's tit-for-tat
I've played this before
We all know...
The Great Horned Owl
bat, bird, flying, nature,
In the daylight hours, I spend my time
So high on a perch, in a lofty pine
Where I fluff and comb my pretty plumes
bat, car, humorous,
The day started badly as I had a bat flattery on my vodge diper
It was roaring with pain when I arrived at the par cark...
A Different Game
bat, introspection, life, people, pets,
Friends and trouble go hand in hand.
Legends of the neighborhood.
Like statues and vacant buildings still stand.
A crime in plain view no one...
bat, heartbroken, son,
The rose colour of your mouth
stirs something primordial inside of me –
I smile along with you.
Plump little hands reach for my face....
I wrote a song that reads your name...
And lit a candle that sits near our frame...
I closed my eyes and whispered through a dream...
Jogger and Logger
bat, funny, humor, irony, pain,
For "Show Me the Funny (part two)"
There once was a fellow a woggin'*
Who bumped into one who was loggin'
They had quite a spat
The ax was...
Beaten not Forgotten
bat, america, art, bullying, depression,
For BATTER or worse!
Tired of facing this bat-less ball
My life tied up and beaten to a pole,
like the color black, the pain is...
WHO IS THE GIANT OF THEM ALL
bat, animal, character, imagery, nature,
WHO IS THE GIANT OF THEM ALL
Animals or humans, who is the giant of them all?
Bearing a two sheathed wings, the Hercules Beetles
crash the Titans...
The Ballad of Goodie-Two-Shoes
My mother went to heaven on the day that I was born
My father raised me up before my mother he would join
He said, “Son, to...
THE VAMPERIC PRAYER-DRACULA'S OATH
bat, dark, evil, gothic, halloween,
In the name of blood, for it is the source of life itself,
Plasma's crimson essence of liquid infusion, to the undead's
Intravenously feeding cravings passion,...
bat, fun, silly,
I post on the Soup for all to see
And am no angel nor claim to be.
bat, adventure, betrayal, gothic, halloween,
A gentleman dressed all in black, hides amongst the shadow realm,
This inquisitions exorcist fights on the altar of justice
And faith, a white knight of the...
The plague in Spain is carried mostly by a plane
bat, africa, death, irony, technology,
Isn’t it ironic?
That the plague called the bubonic
Killed the man but not the rat
And did not even kill the cat
That caught and killed the guilty...