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Best Horseless Poems

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

Premium Member Horseless Carriage
Horseless Carriage

We have reined the mind
“blindered” sight
hobbled with restraints
a voiceless choir
led the thirst-less
to un-quenching waters
muted the joyous roar
of truth’s waterfall


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Categories: horseless, political,
Form: Free verse

A Blue Horseless Head
(In an antique shop)

Reduced to head and mane
the face still wears the strain 
of the rush and race
carved expertly in his face:
the small teeth bared,...

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Categories: horseless, animal, art,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Much More Than 'Georgia On My Mind'
Much more than 'Georgia on my mind,' forever in my heart,
'Blue shadows on the trail' can not defeat
The beauty of her day or days on...

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Categories: horseless, death of a friend, life, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cowboys in the Badlands
Cowboys in the Badlands

The horses need be reined tightly
lest they show better judgment
and head back to the barn.  The
cowboys, driven by the dust cloud

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Categories: horseless, culture, life,
Form: Free verse
Salami for a Horse
Salami for a Horse. 
Driving home from the man whose profession 
is to study people´s entrails, rice pudding he
had said and no booze- and for...

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Categories: horseless, dedication, health, horse, humorous, home, cat,
Form: Blank verse

Premium Member Whoa, Nellie, Whoa
A lot of fancy gizmos befuddle me in this technological age,
Where perplexing computers, texting and twittering are all the rage!
I can empathize with the feller...

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Categories: horseless, funnyhorse,
Form: Rhyme
When the final Autumn leaf spirals to the ground,
and a warm Chinook breeze is no longer found.
Bears retreat to their seasonal slumber,
as snowflakes approach in...

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Categories: horseless, nature, seasons, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Lessons On Head Containment
    Lessons on Head Containment

People lose their heads
It’s what they do 
And should it happen to you
Someone could use it for bowling

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Categories: horseless, change, education, encouraging, fun, innocence, simple,
Form: Didactic
Courage and Fear
Ones who are blessed and don't even know it
Feeling the love but too frightened to show it
Courage comes in all multitudes of ways
And so much...

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Categories: horseless, inspirational, introspection, life, words,
Form: Rhyme
Ticket Please
Once again here I stand
No violins or marching bands
Among the confusion in which I live
A large parade in my name they give
How my mind goes...

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Categories: horseless, introspection, sad
Form: Rhyme
vehicle island
Vehicle Island 

While the owners of parked cars at the seaside 
sat in overcrowded restaurants and was served
by sweat dripping waiters the cars started and

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Categories: horseless, growth, guitar, hair, halloween, happiness, heart,
Form: Blank verse
late night movies
Late Night Movies. 

I wear denim trousers and matching jacket in winters, this because 
I always wanted to be a cowboy, the simple life, what...

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Categories: horseless, funny, night, night, time,
Form: Blank verse
Memoirs of a Cabin
Once I was so full of life, 
   Teeming with children, struggle and strife
Every day, 
  Mother got up and made Papa...

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Categories: horseless, family, history, life, nostalgia, placesfamily, old,
Form: I do not know?
The Addict
Evil fingers caressing the face
Every line they do trace
All the silver strands of hair
Take the ride so you won't care
Hide the many scars of pain

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Categories: horseless, recovery from...pain,
Form: Rhyme
Madame Caillaux, Part 5 of 7
(The husband of Henriette is in a casino, playing
roulette, and not especially concerned about her
plight.  The Hotel Dieux is a hospital alongside
Notre Dame Cathedral,...

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Categories: horseless, history,
Form: Rhyme
Let There Be Limericks: For Halloween
Ghost Protocol
Do ghosts and spirits really exist?
Well, I admit I never did see one.
I thought that "guide"
Psychics prattle about
Was a "guidebook" on how to be...

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Categories: horseless, halloween, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Most Famous Prophetess In England
Year 1488
Daring to hide it in verses and score,
Mother Shipton predicted her scrolls would not be understood until years after her body’s release.
Read aloud by...

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Categories: horseless, inspiration, london, mystery, perspective, smart, social,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Le Petit Bistrot
Le Petit Bistrot
I write about
is not in Montpellier.

It's somewhere else
in southern France
and tries hard to marvel me.

It's tightly jammed
in horseless street,
for who would bring the...

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© Julia Ward  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: horseless, food,
Form: Verse


Sound of hooves, rattle of harness -
Our world is suddenly horseless.
Where have all the horses gone?
And men selling  the ice-cream...

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Categories: horseless, men,
Form: Couplet
To Harness The Wind
I rode the emotion like a horse
  until the shoes fell off one by one

Leaving me silent and alone

A horseless prophet on the raging...

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Categories: horseless, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ursula Shipton Ultimate Fortune Teller
Year 1488
Daring to hide it in verses and score,
Ursula Shipton predicted her scrolls would not be understood until years after her body’s release.
Read aloud by...

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Categories: horseless, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme