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Best Gunning For Poems

Below are the all-time best Gunning For poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of gunning for poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Outlaw's Angel, Part II
...Burke grabbed Aura and they both ran out,
riding double on his trusty horse.
The word raced quickly through the town,
a posse was formed, as a matter...

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Categories: gunning for, adventure, conflict, history, love,



Cowgirl Up
Subdue my senses like serenities face
a heartfelt happy embellished
his canter skilled with heavens grace
a companionship barley unblemished

except that she rides alone

Into the storm gathering speed
she...

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Categories: gunning for, courage, cry, loneliness,

He Never Loved Me
He never loved me
Well damn I just found out
Took a shot to the heart
Don't know where I should start
I guess I musta been strung out
Cuz...

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Categories: gunning for, anger, betrayal, break up,

Cowboy Heaven
John Wayne will be there 
and the steaks will be rare,
in Cowboy Heaven;
And the Posse will be – not  gunning for me 
- in...

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Categories: gunning for, song,

Premium Member Brodmann Area 4
The debate between free will and fate has taken a hard right
turn to neuroscience, Brodmann area 4 the primary motor
cortex of the brain located in...

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Categories: gunning for, children, death, games, lost,

An Expendable Right-Hander
The Mets figured they already had a pitching ace.
They badly needed a competent man to play third base.
A righty and a lefty were considered better...

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Categories: gunning for, baseball, history,

Premium Member Was the West Really That Wild
Was the West Really That Wild 

They had been a big bunch of crabs
Complaints came from mouth that blabs
According to formula I recently equated
They all...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gunning for, allegory, analogy, humorous, philosophy,

Rotgut Town
Zack Waverly was weary, he'd travelled around
He was soaked through from a storm whipped rain cloud.
Zack takes up the narrative,  better I found.

High noon,...

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Categories: gunning for, character, humorous,

SKYWIDE
Crash down softly, where the red crush deepens
Charming, snatch your cherries from the stem
Rude health walking in the greenburst showers
Weather wonders whether she's with him.

Then...

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Categories: gunning for, desire, flower, grandmother, rain,

This is my time
Am I really this far away
That no one can see or hear me
Crashing form hell
Under the debris

I called for you
I don't know your name
I shouted
But...

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Categories: gunning for, angst, depression, sad,

PLUNGE TO SUCCESS
Plugging all loopholes debarring progress.
Launching formidable,affordable and achievable programmes for the 
improvement of the society.
Unfolding new ideas,technology and innovations for advancement.
Not leaving out any essential...

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Categories: gunning for, happiness, inspirational, life, uplifting,

The Day I Picked Up That Dead Man's Gun
I saw my first killing
At the tinder age of thirteen
Two men fell outta the towns saloon
And commenced to fighting in the street

It was at that...

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Categories: gunning for, death,

A trib to the realest dreamer
Walking the straight line
Hellbound, gunning for heaven
Military mind
By shadows can't be worried
Else your dreams will be buried...

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Categories: gunning for, dedication, dream, tribute,

MY CHANGES FOR TOMORROW
 MY CHANGES OF TOMORROW
IS FOR ME, NOT  TO BE IN SORROW.
AND FURTHERMORE, MY CHANGES OF TOMORROW
IS FOR ME, NOT NEED TO OWE OR...

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Categories: gunning for, appreciation, blessing, change, confidence,

Dylan's Highway Revisited
Hey, Mr. Tambourine Man,
where this time have you gone?
there's a war in the desert raging
but I don’t hear your voice rising.

Look, you know I took...

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Categories: gunning for, passion, people, social, war,

duel
I'm calling you out
a duel of sorts
draw your weapon
prepare  your shot
take careful aim
cause I will too
get ready, cowboy
I'm gunning for you...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gunning for, introspection

Go Vote!
   

Picking a president to run this nation,
Is our duty and honor and should be done with great jubilation.

Choosing the right one should...

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Categories: gunning for, devotion, faith, life, people,

STAYIN ALIVE AIN'T NINE TO FIVE
STAYING ALIVE AIN’T NINE TO FIVE

It’s not an easy job
One must know how to fight and rob
It’s not an easy occupation
One must have keen observation

You’ve...

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Categories: gunning for, angst,

staYiNg alIVE AinT 9 2 5
STAYING ALIVE AIN’T NINE TO FIVE

It’s not an easy job
One must know how to fight and rob
It’s not an easy occupation
One must have keen observation

You’ve...

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Categories: gunning for, angst,

Rush
Hearts on fire adrenaline surge, 
  gear sped engines tooled and precise; 
gunning for dreams with a spirited urge, 
  high-pressure focus, cool...

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gunning for, life, social,