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Best Buckle Down Poems

Below are the all-time best Buckle Down poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of buckle down poems written by PoetrySoup members


Buckle Down
To whom does he smile at
With a tip-top approbation of doggedness
Neglecting the pleasure of the period?

To whom does he cheer
With a reverberating extant sound?
Nobody but...

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Categories: buckle down,
Form: Didactic



Premium Member We Can Dream On
It used to be that many dreamed.
At least that is the way it seemed.
But that was more than a few years ago now.
A good life...

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Categories: buckle down, political, dream, dream,
Form: Lyric
Bound
BOUND

We’re bound from birth, our path too clear
Conformity reigns, we dare to veer
Play it straight and fall in place
Buckle down, you’ll win the race

Need for...

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Categories: buckle down, inspirational, philosophy, satire,
Form: Lyric
Goodbye
We're headin' out
Our bags are packed
The dream is over and
The boxes are stacked
But I can't...forget...this place
I don't know how
How to let it go
I can't find...

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Categories: buckle down, childhood, family, friendship, life,
Form: Lyric
The Hunger Games-Poem
Enter the arena
Buckle down


Ready?
Set?
Kill!

A gong sounds
We're off

The Hunger Games have begun!

Blades of swords and knives crash
Arrows whizzing.

Run. run, run
Away from the cornacopia!

Blood splatters, staining the...

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Categories: buckle down, death, life, science, science
Form: Free verse



Wedding Anniversary
dressed
in
chiffon
hair a bun
with couple loose strands
solitaire around her slim neck
for Anniversary dinner at their seafood place
lost in a concoction of his adoring gaze, music, Merlot...

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Categories: buckle down, anniversary, death,
Form: Fibonacci
Tornado
Clouds of darkness, roar of fear - 
Would we be able to stand its might? 
Let's prepare. It's coming near. 

What happened to the sky...

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© Skye Tandy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: buckle down, fear, scary, storm,
Form: Villanelle
Idle thoughts
Its amazing how weeks fly by
When your doing nothing worth while
and all there is to do is sit around and think
Yet it seems like I...

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Categories: buckle down, age, confusion, deep, desire,
Form: Free verse
College Bound(The Education Game)
Next week I am college bound
 An education is what I seek
Further knowledge to be found
 In my quest I will not be meek.

School days...

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Categories: buckle down, educationschool, me, time, education,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Hurricanes
Hurricane by any name is a dreaded beast
Monster winds guide every turn and twist

Clouds cluster in enormous darker shapes
Heated moisture dominates form they take 

Dressed...

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Categories: buckle down, natural disasters,
Form: Couplet
The gym
I looked into the mirror and this is what I saw
Overweight, bloated and extremely out of shape
Put me in a purple shirt
And I'd look just...

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Categories: buckle down, giggle, humor, humorous, life,
Form: Rhyme
The Hunger Games

Enter the Arena

Buckle down

 

Ready?

Set?

KILL!

 

A gong sounds

We're off

 

The Hunger Games have begun!

 

Blades of swords crashing

Arrows whizzing

 

Run,run,run

Away from the cornacopia

 

Blood splatters,staining...

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Categories: buckle down, death, fantasy, life, science
Form: Free verse
Sexual Cravings
Lack of love
Has really got me thinking
I soothe my sexual cravings
By resorting to drinking
Water, Smirnoff
Hurricane and ever clear
The sexual craving
Within my conscience will never clear
Always...

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Categories: buckle down, devotion, love, passion, people,
Form: I do not know?
Goodbye
We're headin' out 
Our bags are packed
The dream is over and
The boxes are stacked
But I can't...forget...this place
I don't know how
How to let it go
I can't...

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Categories: buckle down, life, loss, music, people,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Money's Up
If you want the big check,
Got to be willing to put in the work.
Lift those weights strive to be great,
All you need is apply a...

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Categories: buckle down, dedication, devotion, future, money,
Form: Rhyme
The Race
I'm climbing up this hill
thats getting steeper by the minute
thinking about this race thats life
and how I want to win

All the struggle and pain
I endure...

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Categories: buckle down, adventure, dedication, devotion, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Honest
Honest
Be honest with your feelings
They should not be neglected
If you deny truth to yourself
Won’t your spirit be affected?
Be real, do not put up a front
Pride...

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Categories: buckle down, feelings, pride, truth, war,
Form: Ballad
hip to the slaughter
when the surroundings of the will
begin to suffocate it &
the hands grasping for some kind of
deus ex machina
slip 
    slip 
 ...

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Categories: buckle down, life, prayer,
Form: Free verse
final notice
subtle scare tactic of 
western capitalism,
the slip of paper in the mail,
the email directed at you & you
alone,
the collection agency phone call---
it all comes down...

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Categories: buckle down, life, hope,
Form: Free verse
Life
What is Life?
Why is it so cruel,
Yet so kind to us?
What is the meaning of Life?
And why is there Life?

Life throws many curves at us,
Both...

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Categories: buckle down, confusion, hope, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse
She
She has her eye on the prize....
Now all she has to do is wait!!!
She has her heart set on the goal....
Now all she has to...

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Categories: buckle down, future, longing,
Form: Lyric
A Gifted Niece
What pride and joy for me to delight,
albeit vicariously upon receiving invite,
sans commencement at
Redmond Proficiency Academy
on May twenty second at six o'clock at night,
which arrangement...

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Categories: buckle down, 12th grade, america, angel,
Form: Elegy
Many Hikes with Three Mikes and Many More
Many Hikes with Three Mikes

After I had gone on many hikes
Ended up with these three Mikes
Meant to be,
Great all three,
Who I do know everyone likes.

Who...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: buckle down, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
Okay in the end
The brown eye girl sit alone in her room thinking of many things. It's been weeks since a lot changed.  She worries about not...

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Categories: buckle down, home, solitude, stress,
Form: Free verse