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Best Hound Poems

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


Premium Member A Hound Dog Tale
As the 
story
goes...

A
pesky
fly, 
came buzzing by
to rest and munch
and eat his lunch
and have some fun
on the hound dog's 
nose.

The old dog
snoozed 
without a clue
in the...

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Categories: hound, old,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Twas A Full Moon Shining - Collab
Twas a full moon shining on a cool summer night
And hound dogs were howling at its silver shadowed light.
I heard but a whisper on the...

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Categories: hound, lost love, love, moon, silver, summer,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Neverland
On the south-western side of the old mission school,
on the corner of 1st,  where the blackberries grew
a field claimed by children, was crosshatched with...

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Categories: hound, childhood, nostalgia, places,
Form: Narrative
The Tale of Miss Jenny Prime
Let me tell you the story of Miss Jenny Prime,
who spent all of her days making everything rhyme.
It was thought she’d outgrow this strange childhood...

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Categories: hound, funnynight, night, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
The Fable of the Fox and Goose
 There once was a fox, as wise as can be,
 He lived in the hollow of an old oak tree.
 Not so very far...

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Categories: hound, parody,
Form: ABC



Premium Member Ragnarok: The Storm
With the end of days upon them
Nears the time of final battle
In the halls of high Valhalla
Asgard senses its death rattle

In the forest crows the...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hound, weather,
Form: Epyllion
Bully, Blow Hard and Old Geezer
Bully, the bull dog thought he was tough
He barked until his owner had enough
Bully went to the pound
A disgruntled old hound
He had a name change...now...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hound, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Two Pairs of Shoes
Fashion hound, that I am
I have shoes for every occasion
One black pair of Adidas
Probably made by some East Asian

I only have one pair of feet
Why...

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Categories: hound, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Breath of love
I wander in the nature’s green, trees in rows the birds preen
Like a gem glimmers the morning dew, with a precious diamond’s hue
And flowers bloom...

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Categories: hound, blessing, family, life, love, nature, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When Nature Came To Life, Oh My
In the dog-days of summer, from a long time ago
there are bear-hugging moments I often recall
It's like leafing through pages,  of a ram-shackle book,
for...

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Categories: hound, child, childhood, nature, summer,
Form: Free verse
A Silent Hush
Such beauty that falls from the heavens tonight like downy feathers from on high.

Falling from angels wings gently blanketing the earth in whispered breaths of...

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© Mary Hoose  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hound, beauty, inspirational, snow,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Housecats
I reckon some folks prefer a hound dog lyin' at their feet,
While others might enjoy a twitterin' parakeet.
But be it a mogul's mansion or a...

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Categories: hound, cat, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Under the Waxing Moon
The Moon is almost...

Sullen skies forewarn the frozen shroud.
 Gale November winds sway bare limbed
trees, whistling in chorus with arrows of
Geese straining to steer south.

The...

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Categories: hound, mystery,
Form: Alliteration
Oh Bury Me
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Oh bury me high upon a peaceful country mountain. 
By the stream of crystal waters flowing like an endless fountain. 

With it's emerald green hillside...

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© Mary Hoose  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hound, beauty, death, nature,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member One Warm Winter Day
Not long ago, one midwinter day
The sky was bright blue, not dull winter gray
It lured me out, from my hiding place
For a welcome but needed,...

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Categories: hound, appreciation, nature, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Nuclear leak
I am the nuclear ,the unwanted power,
i pay you according to you  care:
for how long have I served you?
Provided you the energy to carry...

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Categories: hound, care, pollution, science, technology,
Form: Verse
Moon bridge
The moon so bold seems cold
with a halo of midnight glow
I sit mesmerized as the night grows old.

I bleed still, even after all these years
and...

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Categories: hound, absence, analogy, cry, december, grief, how
Form: Free verse
Whispers of my fair maiden
Alone, there I stood by the bench in the park.
On a leash by my side, my protective young hound.
In the distance I heard the echo...

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Categories: hound, adventure, animals, caregiving, people, places, upliftingme,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member Dinner on the Redneck Riviera
Cuter than a June bug was Blossom
Bubba's hound had a nose for possum
   Bush moved and they watched it shake
   Not...

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Categories: hound, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Dante's Divina Commedia translation
The difficult translation of first Canto of Divina Commedia is here completed
In the part published before, Dante imagined to find himself in a dark forest...

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Categories: hound, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Lady Kathleen
She crossed a wide ocean, during war times, in danger
A life of adventure, of courage, of fear
Yet, nothing reveals the hint of the years
that have...

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Categories: hound, friend, history, people,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Earl of Pence
'Twas a dark and stormy night! (OK - so I'm being a tad histrionic!)
The Earl of Pence was lounging by the fire sipping his gin...

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Categories: hound, england, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Walter
He stood and aimlessly watched the parade of patrons and volunteers that wandered daily past his kennel.  All so familiar, so ordinary.  Just...

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Categories: hound, animal, care, dog, friendship, hope, joy,
Form: Narrative
The beast of Hidden Moon

A hidden moon sails above the darkened cloud
Confidant, arrogant and so hauntingly proud.
A stirring mass crawl’s the darkly naked trees.
A chilled malevolence creeps amongst the...

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Categories: hound, horror, humor,
Form: Couplet
Don't Leave Me
On the day you told me you wanted to die,
I stared at the glowing screen, 
Mouth gaping,
Wondering if I was understanding your words correctly. 

You...

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Categories: hound, anger, death, death of a friend,
Form: Ballad