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Best Hoofs Poems

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


WHITE DEVIL
White Devil

Call it what you want!
I call it, his favorite season hunt...
Two hoofs imprinted near the riverfront.
Echoes calling my soul with a loud, ferocious grunt.

I...

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Categories: hoofs, absence, beauty, depression, lost, snow, storm,
Form: Rhyme



A Visit From Santa Claus
It was Christmas Eve, not a soul made a sound,
And not so much as a mouse could be found,
The children had hung their stockings on...

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Categories: hoofs, christmas, eve, fantasy, holiday, tribute,
Form: Epic
I REFUSE TO COUNT SILLYBULLS
There once was a poet who despaired
though blessed with a fair amount of flair
that he was way too thick
to master limericks
counting words an arduous affair...

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Categories: hoofs, light, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Fate Is Sealed
FATE IS SEALED

This road I've walked before 
I should know it so very well
Because it opened up a door
One that lead straight to hell

 I...

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Categories: hoofs, conflict, corruption, evil,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Death Undignified, Fort Laramie 1860
High noon in Fort Laramie, the summer sun is oppressive.
A whalebone corset digs into my body’s tender parts.
Peering from the shop, my hand touching the...

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Categories: hoofs, memory,
Form: Sestina



Cowboys
A man named Ben stood on a slope looking at the gates of hell,
He swore they’d never turn back, him and his best friend Del.
They...

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Categories: hoofs, adventure, best friend, courage, scary,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I AM AN ORCHID


Now slipping in peace the hues of day
Maybe this I fully know;
Above the vales, the dappled fields
Of bushy lanes and down to where
The brimful city...

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Categories: hoofs, flower, innocence,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Kentucky Derby- The Quatrain Style
~The Kentucky Derby~
(Quatrain)


What a glorious day it is today,
As people of all ages are having fun,
Because  the Kentucky Derby race,
Is taking place  till...

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Categories: hoofs, beautiful, horse, love, race,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member By Now You Have Forgot' - To Whom It May Concern - Part 2
Continued from Part 1

               “Upon your knees in golden naves, while...

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Categories: hoofs, men, time, war,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Waiting for Daylight
He would enter the corral in the thick fog of mist,
up long before daylight would christen the air
The skies would be coral, and the sun...

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Categories: hoofs, bereavement, dad, death, father, heartbreak, sad,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Death Undignified, Fort Laramie 1860
The summer sun was high. The heat was oppressive.
The whalebone corset dug into the body's tender parts.
Peering from the shop, my hand touching the pane
of...

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Categories: hoofs, baby, children, horse, me,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member A Ghostly Encounter
One night about 25 years ago
I was sat in my car at Cothelstone
Dx-ing on my CB radio in the wee hours
when my two dogs started...

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Categories: hoofs, fear,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In This Olden Soul, A Fast Dancing Horse
In This Olden Soul, A Fast Dancing Horse

In this olden soul, a fast dancing horse
lively one I now can not ride, of course.
Looking on this...

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Categories: hoofs, dance, deep, dream, horse, imagination, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member To Dream or Not to Dream, That is the Question
Pale and fair, she will sit awhile 
She's a fragile lily, but not a child
who climbs across the wooden stile
to seek her private solitude

The willow...

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Categories: hoofs, desire, dream, fantasy,
Form: Free verse
How Many Mornings
     will I awaken
               tears?
  ...

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Categories: hoofs, angst, introspection, lost love, wife,
Form: Rhyme
Alone In Wait
Lonesome as I am
Slowly I ride
Along my course
Leaning back I stride
Clip-pity- clop-pity along
Allowing the reins to go free

Boots out of stir-rups
Hat pushed way back
No rhyme...

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Categories: hoofs, faith, inspirational, life,
Form: Free verse
MOMENT OF TRUTH
How much stark evidence, how many proofs 
will be dismissed before conceit it fails; 
and of His mercy decide to avail 
this presumptuous species from...

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Categories: hoofs, allusion, god, nature, rain, religious, storm,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member In Arabian Palace Alcove- A Tale of Love
In alcove of the palace on that night
I felt the rush of pleasure and delight
He pressed me to the wall and forced a kiss
I nearly...

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Categories: hoofs,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
A Visit From Santa Claus - Part 1
It was Christmas Eve, not a soul made a sound,
And not so much as a mouse could be found,
The children had hung their stockings on...

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Categories: hoofs, christmas, eve, fantasy, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I'm A-hangin' Up My Spurs
Hank had cowboyed and rodeoed fer nigh on forty years,
Ridin' in sleet, rain and snow a-herdin' cantankerous steers.
His hide was tough as leather and his...

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Categories: hoofs, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Everyday is Hump Day
PIGS GO OINK
COWS GO MOO
GHOSTS SAY BOO
NOTHING NEW
HORSE GOES NEIGH
BUT WHAT DOES THE TURTLE SAY?

?

BIRD WINGS GO FLIP FLAP
FISH FINS GO SPLISH SPLASH
HORSE HOOFS GO...

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Categories: hoofs, animal, crazy, funny, nonsense, parody, satire,
Form: Rhyme
The Derby
Through the days of blistering toil.
A murmur of spirit after a blissful
trial.These were the emotions on this
endless day.Minutes later in single
file, were prints from hoofs...

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Categories: hoofs, horse, race,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Wild Horses
Here's a  time honoured expression
Wild horses couldn't keep me away
Methinks that's pretty much a fallacy
Their power is an awesome display

Wild horses are majestic animals
Roaming...

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Categories: hoofs, animals,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Terror from New Jersey's Devil
New Jersey was still a king’s colony
in the 1700s when Mrs. Leeds
awaited the birth of child thirteen.

In pain during labor she cried a curse!
The Quaker...

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Categories: hoofs, fear, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Star Steed
Writing musical notes with magical hoofs
enchanted, I  ride on a mystical,
jet black dream steed.
Proud head barely constrained by a
pure white bridle and snow white...

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Categories: hoofs, beautiful, change, fantasy, horse,
Form: Free verse