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Best Hoofbeats Poems

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Premium Member The Enchanted Forest
The woods were silent except for the shifting 
soft sounds of his hooves as they fell upon 
the forest floor. There he stood amid the...

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Categories: hoofbeats, adventure, fairy, fantasy, horse,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Lest we Forget the Horses
Watching old newsreels sadness washes over me 

Highstepping horses, gentle eyes transformed in fear 
valiantly charging under men that could not yield

Amid the noise of...

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Categories: hoofbeats, appreciation, eulogy, freedom, history, horse,
Form: Ballade
Night Rider
Slowly she climbs aboard
through darkness of shadows cast
her noble steed awaits
anticipating the joy of being ridden 

through valleys and mountains
full moons glaring upon howling wolves

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© Bob shank  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoofbeats, life, love, people, sensual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cupids Arrow
When last we spoke 
	An image came

This latest journey 
	The latest challenge 

That will test
	The strength of 

	Build upon the love

Begun long ago	

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© Mel Gill  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoofbeats, age, desire, destiny, emotions, first love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Rise Up
It really puzzles me when it comes to how 
humans process and react to circumstances, 
for instance, 300 girls are kidnapped by 
lowlife cowardly terrorists,...

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Categories: hoofbeats, march
Form: Narrative

Paranoia in Maktan,1521
Is this sound
From not too far afield
Like mist
Between late dusk and early moonrise
Past quarter of six.
You might not know
It is something unforeseen:
Even as I collect...

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Categories: hoofbeats, love
Form: Free verse
Horse Story




Eat dust
So long


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Categories: hoofbeats, animal, horse, sports,
Form: Footle
Scarborough Fair
The war was finally over,
so Parsley, Sage, Rosemary
and Thyme were all waiting 
in anticipation by the clover,
standing in the town square
all dressed up to the...

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Categories: hoofbeats, baby, death, love, war,
Form: Light Verse
Prancing proud, the horses come
	Hoofbeats loud sound thru the land
Marching to an unseen drum
	Beaten by an unseen hand

First a snow white horse drew nigh
	Whose rider...

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Categories: hoofbeats, bible, mythology,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member wild dreams
Last night 
I heard hoofbeats
wild dreams
today next door
a wooden kennel...

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Categories: hoofbeats, dream,
Form: Tanka
Eternity of Silent Suffering
These castle walls are cracked and moonlight seeps through, i hug my knees to my chest as
a sob threatens to break out of my throat....

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Categories: hoofbeats, art, fantasy, passion, sad, visionary, me,
Form: Epic
Premium Member JANUARY 2017 - The Leader

Hoofbeats from a strange land,
As cascading Thunder roared, 
upon the horse of prosperity, 
     he rode purposely,


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Categories: hoofbeats, allegory, political, truth,
Form: Free verse
Firelight glinted off the dark metal
The glass of those large blue eyes cooled the spirit
The morning light streamed  through  stained glass
Windows streamed  golden rays glittered  with...

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Categories: hoofbeats, adventure, nostalgia, people,
Form: Sonnet
The Sounds of Christmas
There's music of the holidays Playing on the radio There's Christmas decorations Almost everywhere you go.
The Salvation Army bells Ring out for the poor ...

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© Don Bukana  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoofbeats, angel,
Form: Lyric
Winter of Days
Look up at the Eastern sky where the winds blow
Feel the icy fingers that will soon bring whitest snow
Cattle hide in dense groves of trees,...

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Categories: hoofbeats, january, winter,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Looking glass Labyrinth
You're navigating life's jagged labyrinth 
filled with clutter-a million things to contemplate
There's no turning back for the nest of youth is sacked
at the end of...

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Categories: hoofbeats, life,
Form: Rhyme
A Maidens Tears
The swift hoofbeats of the pale horse.
The heavy breathing of it's Rider.
The rushing breeze carries them onward,
Ever closer,
To the battle.

The shimmering of the maidens dress.

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Categories: hoofbeats, devotion, love, passion,
Form: Epic

Well-earned vacation at last
A tough work week in the past
Nice evening walk in faint fog
Along the banks of a bog 

Some dog howling up ahead

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Categories: hoofbeats, halloween, horror, horse, imagination, sea,
Form: Rhyme