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Best Crook Poems

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


Premium Member Course Correction
Light the nation a new fire;
Awake the apathetic’s desire;
Like sheep to Shepherd’s crook;
We need a new course, old Book.

Our founders risked it all;
Starting with Lexington’s...

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Categories: crook, leadership,
Form: Political Verse



To Forgive Or Not To Forgive
To forgive or not to forgive, that is the question.
When you are offended, whether real or imagined
by a loved one, a friend, or by someone...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crook, anti bullying, forgiveness, life,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Neverland
On the south-western side of the old mission school,
on the corner of 1st,  where the blackberries grew
a field claimed by children, was crosshatched with...

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Categories: crook, childhood, nostalgia, places, ,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Poetry Police # 2
Many (con)-ARTIST are drinking more than the soup
A kidnapping of the mind
Confessions/conspiracy/rounded up in groups
Interrogation on a  prowler /who's words robbed us blind
Corrupting our...

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Categories: crook, dedicationwords, me, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member oldest rictameter
Purring
contentedly
just being with my love
and basking in the afterglow
of our ascent to the peak of pleasure,
I now settle, spent and cozy,
in the crook of his...

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Categories: crook, happiness,
Form: Rictameter



Premium Member Pissful Religion
God sometimes does pray to man;
Quite often we hear him not.
But once above the din of earthly prayer 
I did hear his voice;
Through the dizzying...

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Categories: crook, faith, god, peace, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Harsh My Mellow
Everyone is so uptight.
I just came to drink and they all wanna fight.
Some sixfoot seven pissed off dude.
Just blacked my eye.
Cause his girlfriend just happened...

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Categories: crook, funny, parodyme,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member EVIE'S COOKIN DA BOOKS
When Evie wrote her first cook book
Her neighbour, Val, oh how she shook
What she found on page nine
Was HER steak in red wine
She declared sneaky...

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Categories: crook, conflict, food, truth,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Autumn Afterglow

The fire logs glow,  flickering to and fro 
in her eyes he sees champagne dreams of love 
the soft adagio plays a velvet tune...

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Categories: crook, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member POSITION IMPOSSIBLE II - COLLABORATION WITH JAN ALLISON - BAWDY WARNING
Aunt Ethel said to Uncle Fred,
Let’s attempt the starfish in bed,
Old Ethel insisted,
Till Fred’s back got twisted,
They best stick to sleeping instead!

Original poem by Jan...

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Categories: crook, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Sweet Little Honey
"SWEET  LITTLE  HONEY"

My father had no respect for the world..
A big drug trafficker..
When I was just a little girl!
Living  for the glory...

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Categories: crook, epicme, me, drug,
Form: Narrative
Fear The Addiction
Weed is my name
Causing depression is my game
I can turn a super model into a whore
A millionaire poor
A classy lady trash
Now smoke me till I'm...

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© Reality .  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crook, depressionme, love, me,
Form: I do not know?
Striving for Political Correctness
Striving for Political Correctness

By Elton Camp

It would just be the end
If by words we do offend.
There’s the devil to be paid
If we call a spade...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: crook, funnypeople, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member His Hands
They were a carpenter's hands, calloused, yet so soothing,
Freely offered to those whose burdens needed smoothing.
He forsook the carpentry trade, His Father's will to keep,
And...

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Categories: crook, faith
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rite of Passage
Rite Of Passage
          *
My Walk to Remember

My father takes my hand,
   tucks it in...

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Categories: crook, love, weddingblue,
Form: Free verse
I Am From No Set Label
I am from country living and bareback riding
But you wouldn't know that 'cause i keep hiding
I look like I'm gothic but i really don't bite
Trust...

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Categories: crook, depression, life, slam, teenme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Poem For Jan


There was a hot poet called Jan
Who one day developed a plan
By hook or by crook
She’d write a kid’s book
And a lizard love story began

A...

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Categories: crook, tribute,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Last Laugh?
Democracy now that is a laugh
When the voting is all stacked with graft
And I will give you a plug
If you punch out that lug
If you...

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Categories: crook, education, introspection, life, people,
Form: Limerick
The Poet Destroyer vs. The Acrostic Italian: Round One
Put your heart in my hand and just trust me,
Or you do not have to give me your trust.
Eventually, you will find the lust
That I...

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Categories: crook, loveme, me,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Life Story
"Who wrote dese legs?" Said Milligan in Puckoon *
As he surveyed his nether limbs with distaste and dismay
While Jessica Rabbit gave the protest of every...

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Categories: crook, hope, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Verse
Magic Beans
Magic Beans Magic Beans
Sure Jack was swacked
On the tip of beanstalk
He was bivouacked

He met a giant's wife
Who gave him food and drink
When the giant came...

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Categories: crook, miracle,
Form: Rhyme
Vengeance
Time for my vengeance to reign
Time for this fool to feel the pain
That he has caused unto me
No worries of "times three."

I call upon a...

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Categories: crook, fantasy, mysterylove, power,
Form: Heroic Couplet
Truth of Luck
"THE whole truth and nothing but the truth"


I have never failed or cheated, on any test I took.
Though I have taken best guesses upon one...

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Categories: crook, education, life, philosophy, social,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member An Irish Robbery
The Irish bank was ripe and ready
For a hood whose hand was steady
And had a gun, not 'fraid to use it
Bent on living life or...

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Categories: crook, ireland, people,
Form: Rhyme
Beauty
What is beauty? 
I wandered from place to place to find out the true meaning of beauty
I pondered over various books to trace out its...

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Categories: crook, beauty,
Form: Verse