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Best Farm Poems

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


Premium Member Early Morn On The Old Farm
Early Morn On The Old Farm

tomcat cat fast asleep
new house painted darkest of greens
old sun drenched, low-weeping willow
young black dog awakens
eager dawn, stretches its new...

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Categories: art, cat, color, dog, farm, life,
Form: Verse



A Farm Yarn
When we were young boys on our farm.
A fish tale never meant any harm,
We oft were given a look,
When from such a tiny brook,
We claimed...

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Categories: farm, adventurefish, fishing,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Past-Life Nightmare
A child of four suffers recurring dreams,
disturbing parents and siblings with screams.
When she awoke, always sore in one knee;
next to a birthmark, it throbbed painfully.

Night...

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Categories: farm, mystery, autumn,
Form: Narrative
I want your SEEDS
**"And his name was Jack"**

No one perceives what abides above the clouds. 
A giant, a harp, maybe golden eggs. 
I demand to see and feel...

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Categories: farm, adventure, funny, old,
Form: Free verse
Recording/Re-playing/Recording/Re-playing
The farm
     and the porch light hums 
the sound of another 
orange dawn.

Burnt up – crisp
     ...

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Categories: farm, life, people, philosophy, time, visionary
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Redneck Santa
T'were the night after Christmas, 'n' the house was all dark.
Not much money for 'lectric in the ol' trailer park.
Ma waitin' tables at the club...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: farm, christmas, parody,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MARY IN THE DAIRY
A curvaceous lady named Mary
Just loved having sex in the dairy
When smothered with whipped cream
Her beau would lick her clean…
His Calorie intake was scary!!!

14th June...

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Categories: farm, humorous, sexy,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Dark Everywhere
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...

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Categories: farm, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Laments of my heart
I hear the voices you once bequeathed to me
Enchanting concert music in symphony of love
But I left the theater before the show was over
Walking all...

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Categories: farm, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Kitten In The Barn
It’s always a good practice when living on a farm,
To have a family of cats living in the barn
They always keep the rats and mice...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: farm, cat, funny, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Shadow to Shadow
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Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
In youth the Eden where you played
was left bereft, destroyed, decayed,
by trusts malignant masquerade

Shadow to shadow, shade to shade
No grass...

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Categories: abuse, corruption, dark, farm, flower, garden,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Chapter and Verse a live poetry recital
Good evening Ladies 
May I say, I am honored and privileged
As this is the first ever time
I have read in front of a woman’s only...

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Categories: animal, farm, humorous, poetry,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member LIFE'S STORIES
His eyes are dark, but, there's still a spark. 
There are canyons in his face.
His lungs are gone and it won't be long,
'Till his heart...

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Categories: farm, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gettysburg Hauntings
Gettysburg Hauntings

When General Meade met General Lee
At Gettysburg in 1863

Sons of the South battled Northern brothers
And neither side has ever recovered

Fifty-one thousand lives lost in...

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Categories: farm, history, mystery, visionarywar, war,
Form: Couplet
You never know till you get to know
One dark night a saucer crashed;
the military quickly cleaned up the trash.
In the distance, what they didn’t see;
a thin, white face between the trees.

Once all...

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Categories: farm, funny, humor, humorous, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
The beauty in these words

The beauty in these words


Rainbows o’er the valley, vibrant colors on the hill
Coconut and apple pies now cooling on the sill
A warm day in November...

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Categories: farm, beauty, good night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Westward Movement
The ground is damp
it bleeds through my thin cotton skirt.
Crest born, I sit and wait the dawn.
My fingers weave into the high rye grass.
The house...

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Categories: farm, devotion, love, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Imagine
Imagine all the people
who trade in human life,
imagine all the reasons
given to this particular vice.
I visualize the rivers
that run with coagulated blood,
I visualize the tyrant
that...

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Categories: farm, introspection,
Form: Free verse
The Dog, the Pig and the Cat - repost
I thought I’d repost this because of the state of the world today and because 
it might help someone see things a little differently or...

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Categories: farm, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Truth Found, Recovery Of A Broken Soul
Truth Found, Recovery Of A Broken Soul

1.
In nightmarish dreams he found such great dread
Of lost hope, life's decay, eyes of the dead.
Day's clear lights his...

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Categories: art, deep, farm, hope, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Nine-Pins and Tipple
Four kegs, they’d left on the rye field’s bare crest
gone were the skittles and the balls of wood.
Four kegs empty of magical brew, strewn
upon the...

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Categories: farm, fantasy, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Faerie Felt Awe Surrounds The Lake

Daffodil majorettes lead the spring parade
Mom fox had lured out a reluctant kit
Verdant grasses are growing lovely shade
For dainty dulcet purple violet

Gentle nurturing rain from...

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Categories: farm, flower, spring,
Form: Sonnet
The Fable of the Fox and Goose
 There once was a fox, as wise as can be,
 He lived in the hollow of an old oak tree.
 Not so very far...

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Categories: farm, parody,
Form: ABC
Premium Member SIJO -Virgin-
#3~"Lost not forgotten" 
"A solitary star had gone astray, yawning before the dark, 
hiding; straight ward, waver the wink of light, slowly fading. 
By my...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: farm, fantasy, winter,
Form: Sijo
Well of Souls
How many souls live on the edge,
Between the gutter and the ledge?

A hopeless fear crawls in their gut,
Each day, another endless rut.

The moments pass profoundly...

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Categories: farm, culture, discrimination, imagery, inspiration, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme