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Best Hockey Poems

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


Hockey War
Imagine life without a war,
And just a hockey game to score,
When countries start to point the blame,
They take it out in a hockey game.

If someone...

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Categories: hockey, humor,
Form: Couplet



Hockey
In Canada we do not cower
On ice we have a lot of power
When we're young we know our fates
No booties for us we wear ice...

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Categories: fun, hockey,
Form: Rhyme
The Big Hockey Game
I'm in the locker room,
our team is ready to zoom

Equipment is on,
for there is a game to be won

The music is playing,
nervous, my body is...

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Categories: hockey, sports
Form: Free verse
Hockey Games
 
Everybody loves it when the team scores a goal.
This is what all hockey fans extol.
The lights start flashing and the siren sounds.
Cheering is heard...

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Categories: sports, hockey,
Form: Rhyme
Under the Same Moon -3-Way-Collaboration-
 ~Under the Same Moon~

P.D.
Our days are different, living under the same moon
Down here in TEXAS, life carries a different tune
This world spins on its...

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Categories: hockey, friendship, lifeworld, life, love,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Poetry is a Risky Business
Poetry is a Risky Business

The Recipe for Poetry

Open stereo
Turn volume medium high
Poor 3 shots of whiskey
Add 2 bottles of wine
Open 1 bag of chips
Add one...

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Categories: hockey, art, butterfly, candy, cheer up, chocolate,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Fairer, Indeed
WOMEN ...

Truly amaze me ...
They possess the super-human

Strength to birth a child - one of
The most painful and demanding
Feats of endurance known to our
Species -...

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Categories: hockey, appreciation, humanity, love, wisdom, woman, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mr Smith
Now I ask you this
A more common name you will not find
Cities have thousands of them
Small towns have at least one
Why pretty much everywhere you...

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Categories: hockey, character, cool, friendship, wisdom,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Redux
I found a box when my mother died
And saw the me I was inside.
Big blue eyes and auburn locks,
Rolled up skirt and blue knee socks.

Glee...

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Categories: hockey, absence, boyfriend, growing up, happiness, heartbreak,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Psycho Jo
Green the eyes that saw her lover
accidentally eye another,
Full her notebook, green the cover,
every look and twitch recorded.

Green the car she drove to tail him
(just...

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Categories: hockey, fun, funny, humor, humorous, jealousy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Camp of the Dead Children
Emily of three years
Leukemia eating her soul
Her bald head, made her smile wider
Please mummy do not cry
I will hug you even after I die

Tommy of...

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Categories: hockey, beauty, introspection, love, sad, science, universe,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member The 1960's
In the 1960's the winds of change were blowing
As a generation came into its own
A feeling of revolution was growing
The seeds had already been sown

It...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hockey,
Form: Rhyme
Fear of God
    Fear of God
            
The Crackling ice
Put the fear of God...

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Categories: brother, childhood, fear, hockey, nostalgia, winter,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member His True Love Rose
Across the rink that winter evening stood,
against a wall, a rose, in freezing cold.
So striking in her pose, beneath her hood
two cheeks had stolen glow...

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Categories: hockey, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Rolling with the Punches
From my editor:
     “I’ll call you Deadline Devonshire, a nickname born
     Your tombstone will read, ‘She was...

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Categories: hockey, funnywriting, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Im-perfect world
Sadly, some women don't like to see their men bald
And by others, if you're bearded, well you'll never get called
Then there're the ones that only...

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Categories: hockey, humor, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Just A Few Clerihews
Warning, if you are under 60 you may not "get" some of these.

Mohammad Ali
taunting with poetry,
his opponents he'd zing
as he danced 'bout the ring.

Graham Kerr...

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Categories: hockey, fun,
Form: Clerihew
Enough Paper
I've got enough paper to build a new tree
maybe i can get some kind of reward
I'm doing it all to make you happy
And maybe this...

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Categories: hockey, lovemay,
Form: Free verse
Copy Cat
6/8/17


Coming in faster than speed racer
Heart colder than a glacier

Trying to duplicate the flavor
Another clout chaser
With or without a pace maker
And bracers
Soft as a wafer

Yet...

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Categories: hockey, dark, fun, how i feel, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
I forgot how to rhyme
I've forgot how to rhyme right
Lack of inspiration keeping me up for five nights 
Writing rhymes to keep my mind tight 
I'd rather be truthful...

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© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hockey, confidence, conflict, fun, hilarious, irony, rap,
Form: Free verse
Halloween Horror
Welcome to the mind of the poetical Michael Myers who doesn't have instructions 
you're about to witness a pen cause a horrific Halloween and mass...

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© Alex Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hockey, celebrity, creation, fun, funny, halloween, hilarious,
Form: Free verse
Haunted with Dreams
In Haunting night
falling into dream,
in softness a cloud
glowed at the seams


Bounced into rain
I was soaking up love,
rain brought blessings
and sings of the dove


Falling with stars
ash...

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Categories: hockey, fantasy, space
Form: Verse
Premium Member Curious Epitaphs
Lecherous Luther was wont to grope
He ceased to function at the end of a rope!

Here lies Cletus as stiff as a board
He slipped on the...

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Categories: hockey, death, fate, humorous,
Form: Epitaph
An Icy Battlefield
It starts with an unforgettable roaring sound,
Like nothing I'd heard before.
There's people and protection all around,
while my feet slide on the cold hard floor.

Armed with...

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Categories: addiction, adventure, happy, hockey, imagery, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Stanley Cup
blood on the ice
going for the Cup
who’s going to get it?
...

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Categories: hockey,
Form: Questionku