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Best Hustled Poems

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


Letter to a Young Rap Artist
Look, anyone can stick two words together and rhyme,
But you gotta have rhythm and you gotta have time,
And you gotta have the guts to put...

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© Nick Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hustled, imaginationwrite, write,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member A Dog Story
A Dog Story

Back in Old El Paso,
In a bar room they did meet;
Two cowboys decided to have it out,
In the middle of a downtown street.

The...

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Categories: hustled, fun,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Autumn Arrival
Now,
   as the rain falls in tiny droplets on the ground
   and the breeze is wafting scents of petrichor,
  ...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hustled, autumn, seasons,
Form: Free verse
My Chair
One day I made myself a chair
That could take me anywhere.
I sat on it this morning
and went to yesterday
Time, you see, can be bent,
Off I...

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Categories: hustled, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mistrial
Clerk: All rise!  Now that His Honour is seated,
This district court is declared in session.
Let us do credit to this noble profession,
And ensure that...

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hustled, anger, confidence, day, death, fear, friend,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme



The little nest
The little nest that I found on the tree,
Was of a beautiful bird that I had never seen
There lay two birds very little,
With some pieces...

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Categories: hustled, bird,
Form: Free verse
Black Snow Storm
*** Black Snow Storm ***

I’m blacker and madder and more than Hell I be bringin’ ya,
I’m a ****ed up assailant,
Mental-case mercenary hell bent,  
Simultaneous...

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Categories: hustled, rap,
Form: Lyric
Chaos in Laos
Looked up and down, right and left
Wondering why life suffers a theft
Subtracted beauty from my chin cleft
 
If I deserved and preserved the best
My love...

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Categories: hustled, poems,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beautiful Light
Oh sweet flower of passion
Baby your body is a movie theater spotlights
One star shining brightly beautiful light
Burning inside hot flames
Every moment special
Singing heaven finds an...

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Categories: hustled, angel, beautiful, beauty, love, mirror, star,
Form: Free verse
Angel in the Sky
An angel was elated
soared above the ground.
On a stifling populated
city he looked down.

Weightless in a blue sky
through a cloud he hustled.
On the southern side
knew well...

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Categories: hustled, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Flight of Fall
As I lay one sullen autumn morn
on pearl dew turf with the day unborn
staring at the grey grimacing sky
with the mood and moment not quite...

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Categories: hustled, allegory, death, introspection, life, nature, sad,
Form: Classicism
Venerations Ablazed
Venerations Ablazed

Altruist veneration in an endeavour 
Let the dew drop onto the leaf
Untamed dew,but chose to fall
Upon the sordid soil in grief

Blossomed lilac benignly pleased
Nectar!...

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Categories: hustled, slavery,
Form: I do not know?
Minnesota OG
MINNESOTA OG
                       ...

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Categories: hustled, city, culture, hip hop, mentor, murder,
Form: Lyric
Immigrant


The dark and moonless night at sea
reflected well his mood,
from where he stood out by the rail
the ship seemed not to move.

He was gazing far...

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© Bob Quinn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hustled, history, night, night,
Form: Quatrain
Nature
I woke up in the morning,
Thinking all about you,
Only to imagine your eyes,
Shining like a morning dew.

I rolled my arm across the bed,
To Find your...

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Categories: hustled, addiction, beautiful, beauty, nature, romance, romantic,
Form: Romanticism
Green Eyes
You wore a green shirt, 
as I remember. 
It was bright and lit up your eyes.
Your smile scrunched, your eyes narrowed
sweetly, like you knew what...

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Categories: hustled, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
THE STREETS
The hoes
The projects
Always think you fly
Yet your mother struggles
Father has two jobs
Don’t have enough money
And your still getting robbed
Walk through the hood
Guys always stare
Look left,...

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Categories: hustled, abuse, addiction, age, birth, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member In The Middle Of The Night
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time....

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Categories: hustled, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Who Needs Red Tape!
It seems it takes reams of paperwork to get things done nowadays.
You can become so snarled in red tape that it'll leave you in a...

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Categories: hustled, funnyred, red,
Form: Rhyme
A Little House
As a child I was hustled to the car one eve,
Bundled with a blanket as we hurried to leave.
My brothers came too, a few little...

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Categories: hustled, faith, familyhouse, grandparents, grandparents, house, time,
Form: Rhyme
Oscar de la Hound Dog - for you
My friend, oh        how I miss you
Life now, seems so        unfulfilled.
There...

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Categories: hustled, absence, death of a friend, remember,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Sticky Fingers McRaccoon
The belle of the ball and most frightening of all is Sticky Fingers McRaccoon.
He knows how to win, and how to get in, with his...

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Categories: hustled, adventure, fantasy, funny, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Muscatine,Iowa was my kind of town
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time....

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Categories: hustled, animal, community, fun, funny, humanity, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Outside looking in
Julie had never been one to partake in

Girly things, dollies and frills

Julie was one of those tomboy like girls

Who looked out for adventurous thrills

She loved...

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Categories: hustled, appreciation, growing up, independence day, society,
Form: Rhyme
Unbearable
Silent tears are wept as the world around you slept feeling like hours when only moments have crept, holding it tightly your sanity kept. How...

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Categories: hustled, anger, conflict, cry, hurt, murder, pain,
Form: Free verse