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Best Hoosegow Poems

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

Premium Member bite me contest
I write-
mellifluous    sweet murmuring poems-
gossamer whispering words

a labyrinth     twisting     and turning

serendipity writes
and woebegone sadramblingswithtears

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoosegow, anger, anti bullying,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Going On
Nearing four A.M. and closing time...
He says,"one more with double lime" 
Meanwhile... brown eyes in the mirror gaze
She takes off his ring...puts on her face


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Categories: hoosegow, abuse, bullying, change, confidence, freedom, identity,
Form: Lyric
My Own Private Canterbury
When we retired we were so inspired:
To live free and rest from our labors.
This mobile home park has lived up to the mark,
But oh, goodness...

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Categories: hoosegow, humorous, retirement,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member They Is A-hangin' Me Tonight
Well, here I sit a-sweatin' and a-thinkin' in the hoosegow in old Santa Fe.
In the glow of the settin' sun I see the hangin' tree...

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Categories: hoosegow, funny, tree, hope, me, tree,
Form: Rhyme
Christ Crucified. 
The Cross 
 They took him from the crowd apart and nailed HIM...

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Categories: hoosegow, adventure, devotion, faith, father, forgiveness, history,
Form: Prose Poetry

Premium Member Adam's Lament
Adam mused and stroked his beard saying, "I've really got it made!
All I do is eat and sleep and lie beneath The Tree Of Life...

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Categories: hoosegow, funnyme, tree, life, me, tree,
Form: Rhyme
The Lonely Midwest
There's a white saddled horse,
and not a cowboy in sight.
No lasso to take him in,
to his stable this night. 

There's a red bricked saloon,
with no...

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Categories: hoosegow,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Billy Bob
He was a free-spirited chap from the day of his birth.
Even his long-suffering folks doubted he'd be of much worth!
His name was Billy Bob, his...

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Categories: hoosegow, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Friends With A Felon

Recently thought of robbing a bank
If caught, I'll just call it a wee prank
If cops don't allow 
Put me in the hoosegow
I'll make friends with...

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Categories: hoosegow, silly,
Form: Limerick
Around the Tree
I cannot see
Around the tree
In front of me
It's tall and wide
Thus does it hide
The other side
But if I move
Out of my groove
Would this it prove-

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Categories: hoosegow, adventure, mystery, nature, seasons,
Form: Rhyme