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Best Hunkering Poems

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


Premium Member Hunkering Down


Hibernation is the name of the game
As we hunker down today from the rain
200 mph winds were sustained
In that Mexican hurricane
Best let it blow over...

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Categories: hunkering, stress,
Form: Limerick



Hunkering Down
Ready or not here he comes
Best you batten down the hatches
Unless you were one of the smart ones to run 
Like a Coon Hound in...

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Categories: hunkering, fun, humor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Thomas Turkey Avoids The Dreaded Axe
Tom Turkey got lost 'midst the teeming flock,

   Thus, avoiding the dreaded chopping block!

      Hunkering down spared his...

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Categories: hunkering, humorous, thanksgiving,
Form: Limerick
HAMBURGER
Hungrier than a wolf pack hunkering down the hill

A lpha teen male footballers share microwaving  kill

Meat tonight they smell and enough to go around

Burgers...

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Categories: hunkering, allegory, food, football,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member End of Summer for sure - Version 2 - Hopeful
Looking out my window this 38 degree morning
I saw that:

The bushes are weighted down
with the moisture;
the droplets on the verge of
morphing into ice;
hunkering against the...

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Categories: hunkering, hope, nature, seasons,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member End of summer for sure - Version 1 - Sad
Looking out my window this 38 degree morning
I saw that:

The bushes are weighted down
with the moisture;
the droplets on the verge of
morphing into ice;
hunkering against the...

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Categories: hunkering, nature, sad, seasons,
Form: Free verse
A Japanese Garden
The snowbird trees are putting on their colorful autumn coats
Preparing to follow the sun southward
The provincial evergreens are hunkering down for winter
All are well groomed...

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Categories: hunkering, anger, autumn, blessing, color, fish, garden,
Form: Prose Poetry
Dillon
the horse hunkering 
rain drenched muddy
up on the hill ears down.



Theme: HORSE 
Bob Renard
Constance’s Contest entitled:
Horses or Snowflakes or Horses and Snowflakes Poetry Contest
...

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Categories: hunkering, animals, life, horse,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member In the eyes of a cougar
In the eyes of a cougar


she purrs like an old kitten
plays with young ones mittens
is of a bigger scale of a cat
loves the bone of...

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Categories: hunkering, allusion, cat, environment, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Steel Helmet
There were many ingenious things that helped win World War Two.
Jeeps, Higgins Boats and Victory Ships just to name a few.
Other things were vital such...

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Categories: hunkering, funnysoldier,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stressing Out
The Hurricane keeps changing 
the path it wants to take 
Everybody will still be impacted 
Some worse than others

Make up your mind
Are you going to...

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Categories: hunkering, anxiety, how i feel, natural disasters,
Form: Bio
Battle Axe And Her Republican Trumpeting Waze - part 2
No sooner than we set foot within said domicile
attestation to so called gentleman’s’ agreement with guile
initially infrequently, but incessantly as time elapsed Isle 
never forget...

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Categories: hunkering, abuse, anger, anxiety, conflict, discrimination, emotions,
Form: I do not know?
Can You Please Wait A Second
Can You Please Wait A Second...?

In steed of ye
     mounting your stock
key high horse,
     perhaps named Rock
Key,...

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Categories: hunkering, assonance, character, endurance, light, meaningful, natural
Form: Free verse
Premium Member autumn begins
Autumn Begins

I stand on my porch 
eyes raised into a pallid sky
like Greer Garson on the Cliffs of Dover
watching her lover's Spitfire cross the channel.
...

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Categories: hunkering, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Selected (part 2)
I feel my muscles
   cord up with tension ,
  can almost hear them creak
in the strain.
Lumbering over
  I lean in close,
he...

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Categories: hunkering, angst, imaginationheart, heart,
Form: Prose Poetry
Soul
Safe place inside me
Deep within my heart
Hidden but not lost
Quiet but not mute
Never touched by fear

Childish spirit
Hunkering down
You are here now
Speak up Release

God within
Eternal
Voice of...

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© Gayla May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hunkering, love,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
Night Shade Of The Willow (part 3)
and me as well,
    through it
       I spring forward
 biting into
     ...

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Categories: hunkering, angst, death, imagination,
Form: Free verse
How to rearrange fate
Exchanging ions with the atmosphere
Yet hunkering down this 
Deck of cards reveals 
A future near and dear

Byways on the highways
Broken garbage emblems unremembered
The blood barriers...

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Categories: hunkering, adventure, devotion, , fate,
Form: Free verse
Liberty's Prisoner
Tattered pieces of memory
Infect my hollow dreams
The silence forever shattered
With the sounds of distant screams

My home, almost forgotten
As my family fades away
They crumble with the...

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© Larry Belt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hunkering, peace,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Under This Azure October Sky
Under This Azure October Sky

Still cruising here, 
Still hunkering here
under this azure October sky
Still breathing here,
Still suffocating here,
inside this hair dryer which covers my head.
Still...

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Categories: hunkering, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hurricane Dorian
Forgives Florida
     Not so much The Bahamas
              ...

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Categories: hunkering, natural disasters,
Form: Haiku
You Never Know What a Storm Can Bring

I watched as the clouds gathered overhead,
And the setting sun turned bloody red.

The wind started picking up a might,
Looks like we’re in for a sleepless...

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Categories: hunkering, animals, imagination, nature, fire, fire,
Form: Verse
The Rains
The rains have come
spilling their goodness down the verdant mountains
into azure seas
while birds play in vast puddles
and children play in them to their little knees

The...

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Categories: hunkering, nature
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member the Wash
Smoke glaze of Crayola pink
salmons through foamy Colgate 
spat from mouth 
to porcelain sink in the washroom 
nearest the bedroom overslept in this morning.

To look...

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Categories: hunkering, dark, imagery, truth,
Form: Free verse
Stark realization, I harbor sacrilegious objection
Stark realization, I harbor sacrilegious objection...

Against merry christmas premature blowout,
(or otherwise) ejaculation galore burnout,
hence I feel like the odd man out
neither yours truly, nor the...

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Categories: hunkering, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse