Best Metrical Tale Poems
Below are the all-time best Metrical Tale poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of metrical tale poems written by PoetrySoup members
earth, imagery, nature, poetry,
Let me tell you a story from the old wild-west;
Of a terrible lawman with a star on his vest.
His title was “Ranger”; not bound to...
Foster The Good Night
Foster the night and kiss her lip's
The moon is high in my hands.
After having lived by day, upon her
Breast's rests my head.
For only in her...
Don't I Belong
absence, abuse, anger, anxiety,
Hidden though unsought
Ran from myself
Still got caught.
Mind, Body, Soul wrought.
Vengeance no longer mine
And yet I insist to ungently reside
Within the "desperate to love or to...
Jessica Casey - Part 2 - Seven years later
family, feelings, humorous,
Jessica Casey the punters dream- Sequel to Shy Julie
They came from near - they came from far
Bus ferry and train and some by car
As For Me I Believe
adventure, angel, blessing, christian,
It is the winter of 1980.
I’m twenty-eight years young,
Driving a red Mustang with glass T-tops,
Feeling all of my awesome sassiness, from toe
To Afro, when...
appreciation, baptism, encouraging, forgiveness,
Trere stands a man who's brave. Had many close shaves, wasn't at all afraid, not even of the grave.
He was a total knave, would always...
animal, cat, fear, horror,
Kitty Katy, bigger than holsteins
Killed a St. Bernard
Pretty Kitty scratched up my blue jeans
Left my legs all scarred.
My big kitty scares the bejabbers
Out of my...
beautiful, blessing, education, encouraging,
I remember a girl from the slums who's life was really humdrum.
To peer pressure she would succumb so her so called friends started calling her...
Me and The Zimmer Man
dream, journey, metrical tale
•to zimmer (v.t.) – to flash brilliantly with apparent blinding insightfulness, suggestive almost of a certain numinosity.**
•** numinous (adj) – of or pertaining to a...
adventure, angel, blessing, celebration,
He was super cool, would break all the rules, said the heck with school, stubborn as a mule, was labeled a fool.
Life became cruel he...
an easy task to
why in the
allegory, beautiful, change, future,
There once was a man who was afraid he wouldn't make the grade, in the past he'd been betrayed so he spent most of his...
We belong freedom fight goes on to get where we are today we came a LONG LONG. WAYS...
A Grisly Tale
adventure, animal, humorous, word
About the lives of bears for years
A Czech and Pole were keen.
But neither had in their careers
A grizzly ever seen.
They therefore flew to Yellowstone
To envision the unknown is to grasp the strange
struggle with hallucinogenic disbelief of the deranged:
To arrange and rearrange the disarray of a mind,
nonplussed by a...
Seeing their hustle is dorsal and prismatic,
Smoking and drinking acclimated with optimistic,
Trading on drugs for survival...Baron my title,
Yield to my subjects,
Robbed billonaires of their...
Cave Quid Optes
10th grade, 11th grade,
Aye did not heed the maxim be careful
what you wish for,
cuz now adversity not abate
Nutritious Group Health Theories
earth, education, environment, green,
I once read of a psychologist
her 1997 Yvonne Agazarian name
I can't quite LeftBrain recall
as our cooperative matriarchal
GroupTheory Ego/EcoGaming System,
as ego-theo-ecological peace.
Sacred, yet secularly...
Das Capital Tarnished Valentine
10th grade, 11th grade,
(alternately known as the Doubting Thomas Crown
Taj Mahal Cupid Affair)
- - - - - - - -...
sayonara mother thirteen years ago back in time tear drop uno
7th grade, 8th grade,
the bittersweet silent story of my life age
fifty and nine automatically rebroadcast
in indelible (yet never washed out) beige
sayonara mother thirteen years ago back in time tear drop deux
11th grade, 12th grade,
devastatingly, grievously, inconsolably,
got hexed, issued jilted livingsocial, a less
son learned to late, how maddeningly...
"Don't let a tinker wink at you!" -
a demand of a father, quite askew.
And yet... the tinker was quite nice,
(wink, notwithstanding, left on ice.)
DOCTER WOOFGANG SINISTER
business, science fiction,
PROTONS AND NEWTONS
THAT FAVOR MEANS
THE MODE OF THOUGHT
THE SCEINCE OF
THE THING THAT CAUSES
GROWN MEN TO DREAM
LABOR THROUGH THOSE
THOSE STUMBLING BLOCKS
THAT HINDER THINGS
CREATED FROM THE...
The Antics Of A Would Be Mamas Yoyo Thief
4th grade, 5th grade,
The Antics Of A Would Be Mama's Yoyo Thief
(now a penchant with less Zionist trenchant ululation to vent.)
Not a peep passed thru mine -