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Best Last Hurrah Poems

Below are the all-time best Last Hurrah poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of last hurrah poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Last Hurrah
Lots of little moths are flitting
Near the bushes and the trees,
Such a frenzied sort of flutter,
They might stir a little breeze.

Some are solo, but more...

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Categories: last hurrah, insect,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Last Hurrah
pilfering raccoons
raiding cornfields and orchards
laughing at farmers
Indian summer picnicking
Last hurrah before winter...

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Categories: last hurrah, autumn,
Form: Tanka
Mine last hurrah
        Woe is the me 
  if I without supplication
       inflict...

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Categories: last hurrah, crazy, crush,
Form: Carpe Diem
Her Last Hurrah
Pinch me,I do believe I'm in love
With the looker who's swaying up above
With his stuff up in the breeze
He does surely aim to please
As I...

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© Deb Wilson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: last hurrah, funny, weddingwedding, wedding,
Form: Burlesque
Last Hurrah
Sunset on the beach
My shadow stretches out to
Grasp the last daylight...

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Categories: last hurrah,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Upon Awakening
Upon Awakening

I see you morning,
curling down into
my front yard
like a big golden cat
come to play.

your paws ruffle the trees 
but they are only bones 
clacking...

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Categories: last hurrah, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hi I say Brightly
It is a gorgeous spring day, there are greens on both sides of the road.
The smells are fantastic, and my hair is blowing like I’m...

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Categories: last hurrah, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
On Tour
                        ...

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Categories: last hurrah, adventure, nature, travel, vacation,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member That Evening On the Pier
We had our last hurrah
that evening on the pier.
Some friends of mine brought beer
while some brought wine.

The vista was divine.
The sun began to sink
as shades...

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Categories: last hurrah, friendship, nostalgia,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Burn Brightest
The candles of the forest brightly lit
to bid adieu the solstice harvest moon
that races through the branches where it fits
much like the sun which flickers...

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Categories: last hurrah, autumn,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Fearlessly Share Your Fantastical Words
Sit amongst fantastical words, cherish them, relish them, delight in them.
Live your dreams, love your soul,
be your most happy wild, real true self.
Live your truth,...

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Categories: last hurrah, passion, perspective, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Maple
red
orange
glowing trees
the last hurrah
falls
...

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Categories: last hurrah, autumn, nature, tree,
Form: Lanterne
One Dark and Misty Night
There is a place inside the woods where I wound up one night.
Way up in the mountains where I went to get a bite.
Circumstances led...

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Categories: last hurrah, fantasy, fear, imagination, car,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Waves
Two young friends sit on a promontory
     overlooking the windswept 
sea as a lonely lighthouse studies their 
   ...

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Categories: last hurrah, beach, dream, friendship, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Autumn's Reign


Gingko’s golden leaves
Intermingling maple red
Glorious carpet
Strolling through autumn’s return
Mesmerized and delighted.

Chrysanthemum blooms 
Vine maple dotting hillsides
Lingering roses
Color, color everywhere
Last call to outdoor dining

Pilfering raccoons
Raiding cornfields...

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Categories: last hurrah, nature, seasons,
Form: Tanka
Fall Leaves
Flame yellow with a tint of gold,
flutters with bite of autumn cold,
on aspens and their birch cousins
are first seen when the fall begins.

Then scarlet fire...

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Categories: last hurrah, appreciation, autumn, imagery, october,
Form: Rhyme
Armageddon over Gentile U.S.of A
As I was driving to work early morn
The Police and Fire fighters were cleaning their horn
in Preparation of a Certain Alert
Evacuation exercises while the Hunks...

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© Bart Jonas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: last hurrah, death, funny, loss,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member September's Song
September sings a lovely, warm song.                   ...

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Categories: last hurrah, autumn, seasons, september,
Form: Rhyme
The Late-Night Ramblings of a Tired College Instructor: Part 2
But maybe there’s still hope left
That there will be a pendulum swing –
A wake up call;
A last hurrah;
So we can go out with a bang
And...

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© Nick Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: last hurrah, life,
Form: Free verse
Autumn's furlough
Slow dance weather’s well                     ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: last hurrah, nature, seasons,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Theories of Every Big and Little Thing
Key CapitalistYang/CreolistYin EcoHistoric Concepts

I find a fuzzy irony in this morning’s early search for a new journal notebook, having filled my last from what had...

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Categories: last hurrah, culture, earth, health, history,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Goodbye to Winter



A last hurrah of snow and ice
Winter's farewell, a parting sting.
But waiting there to take her place
The welcome arms of coming spring.

All around life is...

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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: last hurrah, life, spring,
Form: Rhyme
Decrepitude
 


I love my rusty dusty car,
the most entrusted car, by far; 
a sort of hey! Come out and play, 
both here at home and...

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Categories: last hurrah, car, love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Dedication to Dee
 The Dee Denial 


From start you doubted me
And thus rejected me
You thought perhaps I could not give 
The things you sought of me.

You never...

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Categories: last hurrah, blue, desire, feelings, lost
Form: Verse
Premium Member Zis Boom Bah


Wickety, wackety, zis-boom-bah
The world's a treasure with minor flaws
Joy by the bucket
And still more yet
Ain't done yet till my last hurrah




...

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Categories: last hurrah, happiness,
Form: Limerick