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Best Hordes Poems

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


Premium Member O' How Long And Well This Night's Dark Shadows Oft Play, Poet Dedication Series
SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE-- Number One- (INSPIRED BY AND FROM HIS FROST AT MIDNIGHT POEM).

(1.)

O' How Long And Well This Night's Dark Shadows Oft Play,
Poet Dedication...

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Categories: hordes, allusion, appreciation, art, beautiful, creation, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Rather I, Sharpen Blade, Saddle My Battle Horse, Dawn, First Battle, Part One
Rather I, Sharpen Blade, Saddle My Battle Horse,
(Dawn, First Battle, Part One)

Dare I, reduce poet's pen to a plastic sword
flee from shadows that invades as...

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Categories: hordes, art, conflict, courage, dark, deep, poetry,
Form: Sonnet
Confessions of a Baby Snatcher
This is my last confession; there will be no more.

I am impercipient and slow from last night's sleeping pill,
wincing away from the harshness of day.
Kitchen...

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Categories: hordes, baby, dark, drug,
Form: Free verse
Affliction of Assyria
The sun had grown dark on that fearful day
When Rabshakah, the Assyrian entered the fray;
Their armor and weapons glittered like gold
As they surged ’cross the...

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Categories: hordes, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Escaping Humanity
Feeling the desolation, of smothering air
Hemmed in by crowds; the obliqueness of fear
Throng of the city and no sight of the sun
Incessant noise and the...

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Categories: hordes, change, conflict, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Hey, That's My Money
Well, I see that Congress is proposin' another trillion dollar spree!
Those inept buffoons must think money grows upon a tree!
The treasury is crankin' out bales...

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Categories: hordes, funny, political, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pressed Leaves
By chance, I found them, there...
Three pressed leaves, with brittle veins of delicacy
Tucked between the pages 
Of a tattered book of poems
Overlooked and gathering dust,...

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Categories: hordes, devotion, father, motherautumn, autumn, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Slurp
I sat for a meal in Kuwait
The flies came in hordes on my plate
The soup, they decided
To drink, uninvited,
Bad manners is something I hate!

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Categories: hordes, fun,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Night Santa Brought Us Weed
Twas the night before Christmas and all were in need
    as we waited for Santa who had promised us weed.
Our parents were...

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Categories: hordes, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dragons Wish
One night while stargazing, Dragon and I, got to see a falling star… descend.
I thought that would be great, so I told him he could...

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Categories: hordes, caregiving, childhood, fantasy, funny love, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Today the Darkness Comes
Today the darkness comes.
Music is subdued and low --
measured beats -- an ebb and flow
of oboes and of drums
to pace the sluggish feet.
I do not...

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Categories: hordes, angst, depression, introspection, life, religion,
Form: Rhyme
Wolf Song
When air is still and dread silence suffocates
death violates esteemed sylvan sanctity—
whose jealous eye in malice deprecates,
absent demur, spurns all that ought to be.

Sussurus raised...

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Categories: hordes, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Dragons- for contest
The thunder reached them well before
it's shadow flashed along the shore
as whirlwinds from the steady beat
knocked fleeing hordes from off their feet.
Thousands sprinted to the...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hordes, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
The Face of the Buddha
( This poem is about the ' Killing Fields' of Cambodia, 1975-79,  where as many as 2 million people were murdered by the communist...

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Categories: hordes, angst, bereavement, betrayal, corruption, evil, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Autumn Leaves
By chance, I found them there, …they were lost by time, just like the leaves
that fell away from autumn trees, and drifted past the window
Now,...

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Categories: hordes, autumn, love, nostalgia, parents,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Garden Pests
'Tis another glorious spring and I planted my garden with the expectation,
That I shall reap a bountiful harvest for my table with minimum frustration!

I planted...

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Categories: hordes, funny, spring, garden, spring,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Reporting Live On The Soup (Colorado)
"Howdy to you all from Colorado!  This is Cletus Schlunk reporting,
Where gossip is fair and balanced and there is little or no distorting!
It's the...

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Categories: hordes, funnyme, me,
Form: Rhyme
The loss of the rose
The rose has been raped of her beauty 
Stolen by hordes of dreary lines
And to be leached further still 
Until nothing remains of her ...

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Categories: hordes, goodbye, rose,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Legacy of a Farm
.    It mars the sage, erect and proud
     Beneath a hood of purple clouds...    ...

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Categories: hordes, life, nostalgia,
Form: Shape
Eyes of a Child
Looking all around me and becoming more aware,
Of the people and surroundings at which many children stare.

I come to terms and realize the acts of...

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© Elaine Ho  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hordes, bird, childhood, fear, hope, life, me,
Form: Couplet
Repugnant Shrapnel
The flood of human remains plummeting downwards. Horizon blackened, jolted from the sky. Towering waves of obscure aftermath swarm to the heavens. With a slight...

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Categories: hordes, art, death, evil,
Form: Acrostic
THE RELUCTANT BOOTSCOOTER
I s’pose you've heard of Tamworth and the shindig there each year, 
where country music reigns supreme and all its stars appear.  
They’re in...

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Categories: hordes, funny, people, music, music, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Nostradamus
A cautious pace up weary steps, by candles dancing light
A secret room lies barren, til the dead do walk the night
An opiate of knowledge waits,...

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Categories: hordes, dream, horror, truth,
Form: Rhyme
A Dragon's Dilemma
What bad luck it was to be born in this land.
A countless number of knights have stood to take a stand.
Yes, through the years, there...

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Categories: hordes, adventure, fantasy, funny, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What Is Life Worth
What Is Life Worth

Beast of burdens
fans the flames
spitting out
dark, morbid names

sad music plays
chaotic chords
no delays
for raging hordes

old, bloody sheets
hospital beds
time awaits
severed heads

gaping wounds seared
hot iron...

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Categories: hordes, conflict, corruption, grave, grief, holocaust, horror,
Form: Rhyme