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Best Mount Poems

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


Premium Member When Mount St Helens Blew Her Top
Where forests stretched for miles, and Spirit Lake
lay at its foot, there stood a rebel peak.
One day the earth beneath began to quake.
What havoc Mother...

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Categories: mountains,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member Where Gladiators Fought
Part I

Where gladiators fought for life,
we meet to fight for love
The constellations in the Roman night sky,
celestial spectators, bathe the Colosseum
in the white blood of...

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Categories: mount, passion, places,
Form: Epic
Windowpanes
An ancient river, centuries-old shops and restaurants steeped in a 2000-year history and 
culture set the scene. The ambiance seemed divinely contrived to facilitate the...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, caregiving, friendship, hope, introspection,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Pride and joy of his family
Having lived on earth for some time now
Impatiently he dwells, harboring self doubt.
In face of impediments he loses his mind
Acquiring dispositions like hate and lies,
Hosting...

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Categories: mount, integrity, life, men, people,
Form: Verse
Premium Member When It Comes To Me
I often sit for long periods of time
hoping the perfect beginning will come to me.
To write a poem that starts with a pristine Capital
leaving readers...

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Categories: mount, adventure, celebration, change, identity,
Form: Dramatic Verse



The Last Ride
One tough ol’ cowboy; a strong, upright man,
He rode many years for the Lazy "H" brand.
One ev’nin, quite late, as he rode out from town
Some...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, tribute,
Form: Cowboy
Ghosts of the Sun Dance-Part 1
Ghosts of the Sun Dance

1. The Path

A quest dating back through our history
Surpassing the flesh, a spiritual path
Human endurance, road to mystery
Dark trail winding through...

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Categories: mount, spiritual, sports, endurance, drug,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member A Bohemian Maze of True Evil
Once so loyal and always true the gargoyles watch everything now
During their stony slumbers with their careful one-eyed open view,
As evil red-eyed demons rain down...

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Categories: mount, creation, dark, evil, god,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Turning back the hands of time
On boulevards of memories, with you I walk
Reminiscing in yesteryear as I turn back the clock
And persuade the silence of amour to talk
As conversations of...

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Categories: mount, emotions, lost love, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SOLEMN KNIGHTS OF LIGHT









Do not
despair my friend, 
there is still hope a better world
for us to make-kinder, nobler, juster 
for
I discern, far on the horizon of time,
the dawning...

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Categories: mount, love, peace, world,
Form: Free verse
Tiger in a Cage
Tiger in a Cage (a stab at men)

Like a caged tiger.
You do not know what is in my den?
There is no worse feeling than the...

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Categories: mount, abuse, animal, boyfriend, emotions,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Pride of the Motherland
Riding an elephant
Down the narrow trail looking triumphant
Scanning the golden landscape
Like Hannibal with enemies in flight
Sight from a lofty height
King of the jungle moving
With lioness...

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Categories: mount, adventure, history, hope, life,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member SIJO -Virgin-
#3~"Lost not forgotten" 
"A solitary star had gone astray, yawning before the dark, 
hiding; straight ward, waver the wink of light, slowly fading. 
By my...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, fantasy, winter,
Form: Sijo
Premium Member The Pedicure Virgin
I don't know what came over me that day - an instant of weakness after years of resistance, I suppose.

My beaming spouse leads me, a...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, humor,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Ballad Of Prospector Pete
Prospector Pete had roamed the hills fer years searchin' fer gold!
He and his faithful burro, Fred, were both growin' weary and old.
He'd looked fer color...

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Categories: mount, funny,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Memory Rides the Rails
Forest fairies changing colors,
autumn's patchwork pattern weaving
in the foggy morning stillness
before winter's barren grieving,
up the river on the damp air,
up hollows through the shadowed vales
sounds...

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Categories: mount, america, childhood, memory, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
House of the Tragic Poet
Two thousand years, a tragedy is past
Yet it's history still leaves us aghast.

On a night, dreadfully dark
A  volcano erupted, leaving it's historical mark

Mount Vesuvius...

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© Amy Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, city, house,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member COME GENTLY

Come gently like a winding trellis
stroking my shape as you fondle
 my vulnerability, and tease,
 tease curves of my spine with whispers
to unleash what is...

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Categories: mount, desire, mystery,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Mythology of Pegasus
Born from the neck of his beheaded mother,
as her blood soaked the ground,
he rose and soared from the gore,
a beautiful winged stallion
most wondrous and divine...

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Categories: mount, mythology,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Beacons of Light
As long as man has lived upon this Earth
     The quest for beacons of light has endured
Primitive cultures, man’s earliest ancestors
...

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Categories: mount, faith, hope, inspirationallight, light,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Armadilly Billy, The Slingshot Kidster
Armadilly came galloping into Troll Lake, bent on seeking a new life, to unwind.
He’d rode out of the Badlands, leaving only a trail of blowing...

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Categories: mount, adventure, fantasy, funny, imagination,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Built on Rock: His House by The Sea
“And the rains descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell not; for it was founded...

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Categories: mount, religion, house, house,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member What dreams may come
fair maiden who sails on each crested wave
drawn from the deepest ocean currents
galloping white steeds land on golden sands
within each beat, feelings growing stronger
exploring beauty...

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Categories: mount, adventure, beautiful, dark, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where is The Lover




“Where is the Lover?”



Where is your Lover?
He is in your smile
where he kissed you
when you were fast asleep
bodies pressed into
burning heat
the fruits of passion 
tasted...

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Categories: mount, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member I Am An Artic Wolf
My silky ivory coat keeps me warm in the artic climate,
my keen senses search for prey in the Alaskan wilderness-
When I encounter the mighty mount...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mount, animal, life, , cute,
Form: Verse