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Best Hurrying Poems

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


An Eternity II
And I begin my own steep climb into 
The Chalkland Downs              ...

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Categories: hurrying, betrayal, , memorial,
Form: Rhyme



Wake Me, The Owl, When The Moon Does Rise
Wake me, the owl, when the moon does rise
and his golden beams illuminate the skies,
when the darkness flees and the time just flies
and the cold,...

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Categories: hurrying, bird, fantasy, longing, moon, nature, night,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Night owl
 
 As the moon sang a lullaby
to a distant star
The creatures below to sleep did sink
Except for the owl,  who didn't sleep a...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurrying, animal, sleep, , Lullaby,
Form: Personification
Retired
Strolling around town 
At prohibited time 
Ignoring the church bell sounds
While I see people hurrying 
Down the sidewalk
On their way to work 

Think maybe I'll...

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Categories: hurrying, age, city, freedom, retirement, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member NeverLand
~NeverLand~
(Rhyme)


Wishing I could have been just like you
Never growing up and never growing old
Flying to NeverLand there you go 
Facing dangers your spirit grows bold

Hurrying...

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Categories: hurrying, beautiful, character, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member SALE CRAZY


On a sale, my Aunt Bel can’t be denied
Access to mark-downs with red, yellow tags
Off for the big loot, her shoulders take pride
In carrying four...

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Categories: hurrying, money, relationship,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Smart and Final Prose
Daylight fades, a city pulsates, and traffic is reflected in store windows.  
Hurrying headlights come out of the darkness. 
They crisscross like dueling knights....

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Categories: hurrying, peoplepeople, red, city, people, red,
Form: Prose Poetry
Imagery
Love comes early in the morning
we watch the sun rise
a light yellow yolk
walking with red legs across the sky...
Hurrying from her car
we are just two...

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Categories: hurrying, dream, imagery, love,
Form: Free verse
The 4 Seasons A New View
SUMMER

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It was one of the warmer summer days
Not a breeze or cloud in the sky
The humidity so high
I could almost reach out
And pluck it from...

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© CJ Krieger  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hurrying, life, seasons, time,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Neverland
Wishing I could have been just like you 
Never growing up and never growing old 
Flying to Never Land there you go 
Facing dangers your...

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Categories: hurrying, fairy, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
The Old Camphor Tree in My Memory
Author: Runping Chen

The desk sends forth its particular fragrance
That gladden people’s hearts.
That is the sweet-smelling of the old camphor bodies
And into the impression of my...

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Categories: hurrying, growing up, joy, kid, memory, places,
Form: Free verse
I Said Good-bye to Dad Today
                        ...

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Categories: hurrying, bereavement, dad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Colliery
Summer days in a mining town
Lunch box sitting by the kitchen door
Whistle blows at the Colliery
Time for work, all my muscles sore
Long day’s work for...

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Categories: hurrying, life, on work and working, peopleday,
Form: Narrative
Thank God, anyway
Winter. Saturday morning it was.
I woke up, called me my boss
"You're so lazy, you can't work anymore!"
Do you know, how were in a big loss?!

Couldn't...

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Categories: hurrying, abortion, anniversary, thank you, thanks,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member MONTH END MADNESS
Panting, running, paying, fuming,
Bumping, swearing, hurrying, driving,
All because today is the thirty first
Of the month, why are we all nigh to burst!
Got to buy groceries,...

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Categories: hurrying, friend, husband,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Visit to a Mountain River
Summer is here with its extended day light
Mountains are giving up on their accumulated stock of snow piles
The river is gushing with vigor carrying fresh...

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Categories: hurrying, animal, bird, inspiration, nature, river, tree,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Bullfrogs in the Belfry Get it On
Bullfrogs in the belfry – get it on.
Butterflies sipping tea – get it on.
Bananas making bread – get it on.
Bubbles beyond belief – get it...

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Categories: hurrying, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Form: Light Verse
Walking Seven Steps Together
(Walking Seven Steps)

Catching the last shot of the sunset sky
Even more rustier than before
Delayed my departure.
I asked my friends to go ahead 
And I would...

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Categories: hurrying, autumn, dark, friendship, moon, onomatopoeia, senses,
Form: Narrative
Watching Us Age
I'm watching you age
into wiser smiles, measured steps.
(Your lines look beautiful)

Gravity of life reshaped
our foolish expenses of energy
(Oh, the hurrying we did together)

wasted vanity of...

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Categories: hurrying, family, growing up, husband, life, romance,
Form: Free verse
THE LAST BATTLE
THE LAST BATTLE

In a huddled lump, old soldier on Front Street,
But the hurrying winter crowds never even see  him
As they stop for hot dogs...

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Categories: hurrying, people, sad, old, old,
Form: Rondeau
Stone Age
Hunting wooly mammoths
Using flint sphears
Nearly getting killed by tusks
Fires cooking
Eating in our caves
Recording our lives

In the stone age !!

So simple
Sitting round-chilling by the fire
No worrying
No...

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Categories: hurrying, history,
Form: Free verse
A Child Got Married Part 2
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Categories: hurrying, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
Walking with Jesus
Walking with Jesus

I love walking with Jesus
His steps are like mine
He does not say let hurry
He always takes the time need

I love walking with Jesus...

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Categories: hurrying, bible, christian, faith, god, jesus, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 2
The rivers are racing with a glee of free morning stampede today
carrying the currency of silted centuries and the cool silk of the wind's summer...

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Categories: hurrying, courage,
Form: Epic
Premium Member DO IT SLOWER
D O     I T     S  L   O   W   E ...

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Categories: hurrying, abuse, character, inspirational, missing, relationship, time,
Form: Verse