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Best On A Short Leash Poems

Below are the all-time best On A Short Leash poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of on a short leash poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Please Keep Your Little Ones On A Short Leash
No more babies to make.
We're all done my wife says.
Get the scissors.
We have 3 of our own
All under 5,
4 total.
Why look so nostalgic towards babies...

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Categories: on a short leash, family,
Form: Free verse



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: on a short leash, humor,
Form: Prose
Donald Trump and The Media
They watch him like a Broad-wing Hawk
In all his comes and goes
He invades their every thought 
Bugs them to the bone

He delights in the slip...

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Categories: on a short leash, america, crazy, culture,
Form: Light Verse
Good Bad Cop
I'm the good bad cop,
I'm good at being bad
My partner is the bad good cop,
he's bad at being good
We make a good team,
we put a...

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Categories: on a short leash, jobs, philosophy, psychological, word play,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Blessing in disguise
So thankful to know the love of my sweet little boy 
He's certainly nothing short of a miraculous bundle of joy 
Like his sister, he's...

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Categories: on a short leash, blessing, child, love, miracle,
Form: Rhyme



enjoy the Ice cream.. while it lasts
Entrapped with Wires

Hands bound behind my back

Enslaved

The wires go on for miles 
 
Covering every inch of our city

Vibrating with electricity. Humming excitement 

Our happy...

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© laura Hew  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on a short leash, angst, death, imagination, life, loss, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DIAPER RASH
DIAPER RASH

They took me out again
on a short leash
bag ready
just in case.

I had been trained
not to go
in the house,
to be subservient
to my masters,

repeat only
what I’d
been...

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Categories: on a short leash, education, high school, society,
Form: Free verse