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Best Carson Poems

Below are the all-time best Carson poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of carson poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Bugle Calls At Fort Carson
I hear the clarion bugle calls at Fort Carson when conditions are just right,
Sounding "Reveille" at break of dawn to the mournful sound of "Taps"...

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Categories: carson, nostalgia, sound, sound,
Form: Couplet

Spoiled by Carson Eelman- 7th grader
A tribute to Ray Bradbury's The Veldt

by Carson Eelman

The nursery is a curious place
a place where dreams came true
inside lied an African Veldt.
In there the...

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Categories: carson, adventure, death, family, imagination,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Oneness
                   Authored by Chuck Keys

It had no...

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© Chuck Keys  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: carson, black african american, dedication,
Form: Free verse
Cowboys, Made of Awesome
Some modern folks, when they hear his name,
will roll their eyes and look ashamed,
thinking the cowboy is uncivilized,
with his hats, and guns, and round-up rides.

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Categories: carson, america, appreciation, celebration, fun,
Form: Cowboy
...for Carson McCullers

Terse language 
scored to the bone 
with no leftovers;
pouring sorrow into 

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Categories: carson, dedication
Form: Verse

Premium Member Go West, Young Man (But Not So Fast)!
The old saw "Go West, Young Man" is attributed to Horace Greeley,
But it was coined by a writer from a Terre Haute paper, really!
Horace was...

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Categories: carson, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 50's and 60's Weird TV on Channel Three - Part 1
I think I must be seeing things
Before me stand the four of kings,
They shuffle when the Bishop brings
Annette upon nine raven wings

And Beanie rides a...

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Categories: carson, humor, humorous, me, old,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dedicated to Donald Trump
Dedicated to Donald Duck

You are greatly admired
By the following
The deplorables

Kellyanne Conway
   She will con you all the way!
Adolph Hitler
Joseph Stalin
Sarah Palin
Pol Pot
Vladimir Putin

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Categories: carson, bible, butterfly, death, nonsense,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Alphabet of Talent
Fred Astaire was king of tap
Biggie Smalls was huge in rap
Carson (Johnny)ruled TV
Dylan’s songs are poetry
Elvis made the girls all swoon
Frank Sinatra loved to croon

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Categories: carson, art, people,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Shootist
In "The Shootist", J.B. Books is not feeling up to snuff.
He has cancer. What are the concerns
of a man dying.

To die
commensurate with the way he...

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Categories: carson, cancer, city, education, heart,
Form: Verse
Premium Member FULLY BOOKED Part 2
In sentient shades of silence
The heart endures from tyrants
Love lives lachrymosely long
My heart shows its prong.

PART 2, FULLY BOOKED - Poetry Contest
By nette onclaud

~compose ONE...

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Categories: carson, august, betrayal, emotions, hurt,
Form: Dodoitsu
Good Enough
What if I can’t make it  ?
What if I can’t take the pressure  ?
Am I’m good enough  ?
Good enough to have an...

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Categories: carson, age, life, success, sympathy,
Form: Narrative
Mark Twain's retort of sort
                At odds about the undertakers fees, Mark Twain jeered:

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Categories: carson, funeral, funny, satire,
Form: Clerihew
The Keystone Cops were funny,
Chaplain, Keaton, Lloyd, and Fields too.
Laurel and Hardy, and Will Rodgers,
Were just some of the names we knew.

Who can forget the...

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Categories: carson, dedication, funny, people, thank
Form: Rhyme
One Step Forward, Two Back
Spelling a thing of the past,
Thank-you cards will disappear,
Cursive writing will be lost, 
No more postal mail.

Phone conversations are gone,
All temples of worship close,
Libraries lock...

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© Lee Ramage  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: carson, funny, imagination, loss, nostalgia,
Form: Dodoitsu

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Categories: carson, abuse, black african american,
Form: ABC
Premium Member A Tribute To Jimmy Fallon

D'ya know a person who's caught my fancy
Host of The Tonight Show fame
Without a doubt, a talented entertainer
 The charming Jimmy Fallon by name

Really been...

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Categories: carson, tribute,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Making A Choice
As Rachel Carson warned us in her book on “Silent Spring”
We’re killing off inhabitants of Nature’s neighborhood.
The butterflies are vanishing and also birds that sing.

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Categories: carson,
Form: Quatrain
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter

...for Carson McCullers

Terse language scored to the bone   
with naught leftover, 
truth suffusing every word 
without a shred of platitude.

She faced her ghosts...

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Categories: carson, on writing and words,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member NY NY -- the road in the fork
New York, New York, the road in the fork  
   of the events, the places and folks who've buttered the pork

Like Rockefeller,...

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Categories: carson, film, music, new york,
Form: Rhyme
E Pluribis and Unum Hiaku
E Pluribis and Unum Haiku

Pluribus Unum
Did look lost without the E
So what should we do?

Henry Mancini
Drove a long Lamborghini
Both made sweet music.

Did you see docile?

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: carson, humorous,
Form: Haiku
The eyes of Stanley Tookie Williams
November 2, 2015 11:42 am
The eyes of Stanley Tookie Williams
What I visualized is a man
A man that committed crimes
Stanley Tookie Williams was the name
His tragic...

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Categories: carson, black african american, conflict,
Form: Dramatic monologue
The Keystone Cops were funny
Chaplin, Keaton, and Fields too.
Laurel & Hardy and Will Rogers
were some of the names we knew.

Who can forget the Stooges
or all...

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© Dan Cwiak  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: carson, dedication, funny, giggle, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Abe Lincoln As A democrat
 Abe Lincoln As A democrat
© Ben Burton 8-25-2014

The evil of men being sold
Long past, since Mr. Lincoln's fight
Still, dark suspicion blooms and grows
And loots...

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© ben burton  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: carson, black african american, political,
Form: I do not know?
A Cup of Poetry
who’d ever thought I would love writing this
I never thought of myself as writer
I blame Robert Carson for doing this
Sometimes writing can be an all-nighter


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Categories: carson, wife, write, me, writing,
Form: Sonnet