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Best Cinco De Mayo Poems

Below are the all-time best Cinco De Mayo poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of cinco de mayo poems written by PoetrySoup members


Cinco De Mayo And The Conquest Of Puebla
Cinco De Mayo, the fifth day of May, to all Mexican and Mexican-Americans, is a very special day,

It celebrates the Mexican's Armies, unlikely victory over...

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Categories: history, cinco de mayo,
Form: I do not know?



Cinco De Mayo
Every May 5th, all of the Mexicans and the Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo. This Mexican holiday has been an annual holiday since the Mexican...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, holiday, on work and
Form: Epic
Premium Member CINCO de MAYO 75
From top to top
     of hills we skip,
And back again we came,
Hand in hand and
     Toe to...

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© Wm Paul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: holiday, cinco de mayo,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member May May Be
May May Be
By Franklin Price
4/25/2015

May may be the nicest month
Of all the dozen best
You may ask why would I say this
Let us put it to...

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Categories: may, cinco de mayo,
Form: Rhyme
REDNECK SAW A BLACK GIRL
Racial slurs fly in Michigan like footballs. 
I'm not supposed to point the finger at white women,
but white women who enjoy NASCAR, and mass 
quantities...

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© Lyon Brave  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, black african american, cinco
Form: Blank verse



forgotten memory
The forgotten memory
Years ago I received a video from a place I had left I put it in a drawer
 where it languished for years,...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, candy, cat, character, childhood,
Form: Blank verse
holidays with a change in the weather

     Holidays with a change in the weather

      It starts with a chill in the air....

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Categories: cinco de mayo, holiday, labor day, cinco
Form: Rhyme
Happy French Defeated Day
He raised his glass, then sipped his beer.
Gringos all then raised a cheer!
"To Mexico!" Hear them cry, "Oh!"
"Today is good old Cinco de Mayo!"

"To freedom...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, celebration, holiday, humor, cinco
Form: Free verse
ACROSS THE BORDER
Cinco de mayo, 
Fourth of July-o, 
The whole enchilada will do.
Pie in the sky-o, 	
Cleveland Ohio,
Ciudad Mexico, too.
...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, peace, people, places, cinco
Form: I do not know?
Tasting Petals
I'm tasting the petals and hymn.
It's hard to know where to begin.
Except when my brain falls out and my hate comes in.
I'm tasting the petals...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, courage,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member RECIPE: Poulet Roti - French Style - Ballade Le Chant Royal - Concluding Stanza
RECIPE: “Poulet Roti” French Style - La Ballade “Le Chant Royal” -Concluding Stanza

(Note: As you can see, I have taken certain liberties with the fixed...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, abuse, allegory, child abuse,
Form: Ballade
May 5
Feliz Cinco de Mayo,
Hope everything’s okay-o!
Worry not about the wall;
Trumpty Dumbty’s soon to fall....

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Categories: cinco de mayo,
Form: Rhyme
germination
A Cyclops was chatting briefly to a triceratops on the A9. Travelling to a cooked conference. The deepening road arched in anticipation of wheels. Wow....

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Categories: bible, cinco de mayo,
Form: I do not know?
Pointed Fingers
Fingers are wrongly pointed in accusation
Assuming poems are written for intimidation
Voices raised in needless defense cry aloud
As they huddle and mutter among the crowd

Consider how...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: character, cinco de mayo,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member IF YOU PULL A LONG FACE - Part XXXI
IF YOU PULL A LONG FACE : Part XXXI

IF you pull a long lagging-behind face
You deserve your copycat status in more than one way
Marco Polo...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, anti bullying, cinco de
Form: Dramatic Monologue
BIPOLAR
BIPOLAR
Buoyant joyful spirits
but a garb, tormented
binary mind, prey to
betraying, grave  mood swings.
Brazeness doth  give way
brusquely to despondence;
blues to sadly,  hold sway.
Date Aug...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, betrayal, blue, cinco de
Form: Verse
Premium Member IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : XXIII and XXIV
IF ever I had a country : XXIII-XXIV

                 ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, anti bullying, betrayal, cinco
Form: Dramatic Monologue
DISTORTED DESIRE
Hope no found, 
Life too short, 
Caterpillar on a hedge sword, 
Walking in a sensational trait.
Love abode, care abounds,
 
I could have leaved a million...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, africa, allusion, art, beauty,
Form: Ballad
Karma
I tie myself to you
But the ropes begin to burn our skin…
I hold you above the water,
But my grip begins to slip…
I try to save...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, 11th grade , best friend,
Form: Bio
night and five rabbits
the Night and Rabbits 
 After an obligatory hour on my training bike 
I walk outside there was a xanthous haze  on the sky
that...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, cat, character, childhood, cinco
Form: Blank verse
indoor and outdoor plants
The rain that fell on the night was of the type pot plants like,
 it has stopped the air is mild, and the flowers smiles...

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© jan hansen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: chicago, cinco de mayo,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Wake
Wake

What is that noise?
I have heard it before?
In the ramblings...
of my loved ones words? 

I must get up and seek it out.
I rise like the...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, allah, celebrity, cinco de
Form: Narrative
the Pacific
The Pacific 

The ship was going down a water mountain
only to be met with another mountain and
going up and up, this dizzying dance no rest
only...

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© jan hansen  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cinco de mayo, cheer up, chicago, children,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Kate Steinle
Kate's Steinle was shot in the back, on the senate floor she collapsed then died....

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Categories: cinco de mayo,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member I SHALL COMFORT YOU-
Shall I comfort you
Will you come be true 
And in mome ts view
My visions hue
Colors ever true
I shall comfort you


4/26/30
Written words by James Edward Lee...

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Categories: cinco de mayo, blessing, caregiving, cinco de
Form: Rhyme