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Best Husked Poems

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


Miseducation of the Negroes
Mentors like priests preparing me for holy rite
Institutional slaves to a false trinity
Subduing adventure, exploration and discovery to classroom rigor
Eternal stairway ... moonbeams to the...

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Categories: husked, black-african amereducation, me,
Form: Acrostic



Premium Member UnWoven Memories
I grew up and out on a four family-owned,
and cooperatively-organized,
extended matriarchal farm.

Four interdependent 1940s through 1970s patriarchally managed businesses,
without substantial questions about who should wear...

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Categories: husked, culture, family, farm, happiness, health, political,
Form: Prose Poetry
Clara
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                 ...

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Categories: husked, funny, lovebeauty, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
throwing the last stone
the episode took place near the sewer
the boy lay lifeless on the stiff ground
his white clothes dipping in red
a rowdy mob encircled him
like vultures awaiting...

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Categories: husked, funeral,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Corn Huskin' Bee Circa 1892
In November when frost was on the punkin and corn was stacked in shocks,
And the snows began to fall and geese flew southward in V-shaped...

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Categories: husked, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Burlap Bags
I live alone;
I pick pecans.
When leaves are dry
or wet upon the ground,
I thrash the trees.
I break from branches
undropped, green-husked nuts
and pull the fleshy hulls
from harder...

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Categories: husked, angst, depression, introspection, nature, sad,
Form: Free verse
A Twin Fireless Room
The hearts that do not beat
Quiet in the viaduct;
        A steeled echo husked
Alchemic clones vastly entreat.

I slipped you...

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Categories: husked, horror, surreal,
Form: Quatrain
Woo is Frying!
The woman with red rose vine

up her thighs and thine

showed me the way

and invited tryin,

did she wear rose perfume,too?

did I ask

she coyly husked umm yeah

Lol...

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Categories: husked, lifewoman, me, rose,
Form: Free verse
THE BRAVE FALL

We lingered too the passenger like
awaiting the snake that runs on dike
We sat, hands tied to lower jaw like
Mom waiting for her dour child to...

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Categories: husked, confidence, courage, hope, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gristmill
so, this  is where the sheaves were hauled,
the corn was husked, the seeds were hulled

so, this is where the meal was ground
until the clock...

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Categories: husked, history, nostalgia, places,
Form: Free verse
Collab convos JT
Jazz man of the mill suffering atomic verse
Born of the waves, air-raids of sound 
Moons  to profile the edge of weather 
And sun to...

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Categories: husked, august, autumn, blessing,
Form: I do not know?
I Liked Cake
Mattie & I
on the stream of
 
Soda Can 
the heavenly hills

Of Hats.
The howling husked heard;

Just The Night Owls
And the waxes of weltering wobble of worms

All...

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Categories: husked, loss
Form: Blank verse
The harvest
These leavings are devastating. 
I feel husked and scraped
The cobb cast on the bin
While destiny enjoys my entrails.
A continuos cycle of harvest
Where heaven recieves the...

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Categories: husked, anger, bereavement,
Form: Free verse
The Marked Stag
I remember us
Your voice husked with passion
Your eyes incredulously bright, wet, and near
My will like crumbling dust
It was so sudden and unexpected, your will
To yield...

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Categories: husked, friendship, lost loveme, heart, heart, love,
Form: Free verse
The Buzzard
Within the common (all purpose room)
     at highland manor apartments aye
daily encounter, one bewitchingly dreaded
     fiendishly horrible,...

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Categories: husked, 11th grade, 12th grade, courage, farewell,
Form: Free verse
Across the Way
where is the sunlight's pleasantness 
by time and space across it gets
to eye that's stretched (for here 'tmust stay)-- 
to catch but glimpse of Summer's...

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© B. Howey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: husked, angst, depression, desire,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Gristmill Wheel
Deep in the overgrown hollow of the woods
  the gristmill wheel still turns where memories once stood,
  splashing water lightly on each rung...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: husked, perspective, time,
Form: Rhyme