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Best On A Wing And A Prayer Poems

Below are the all-time best On A Wing And A Prayer poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of on a wing and a prayer poems written by PoetrySoup members


THE GUY ON A WING AND A PRAYER, ORIGINS
Gikuyu the father of the peoples
Came down from the heavens
Accompanied by a spirit - Nyaga
They came to this realm earth..

The soul Gikuyu and the spirit..
Journeyed...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, africa, myth, mythology, religious,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member ''Broken Wings''
Bird in a guilded cage, a broken heart, a solitary soul
Road less travelled, a soul full of longing, my heart bleeds
On a wing and a...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on a wing and a prayer, introspection,
Form: Name
Premium Member Swoosh, Swish
An ingenious device is a basketball net:
  Swish, swoosh, swoosh, swish---
      Its sweet sound made
    ...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, basketball, language, light, onomatopoeia, sound, word
Form: Rhyme
Dreams Interpretation Medium
We each must seek to walk our very own walk
Although most getting stuck inside its box
Through the door of hate well learned,
Another tear drop subsides;

For...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, black african american, computer-internet, confusion, depression,
Form: Ghazal
Flying - Always
.
   "She is not earth tied - running, stumbling.
     No one has seen her hiding in shadows.
  ...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, life, nature
Form: Free verse



The Last Word
Texting whilst driving
Should not be a crime
I've got me a truck
That stops on a dime
I steer with my knees
Now isn't that cool?
Good God Almighty
Just look...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, car, conflict, culture, farewell, prayer, technology,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Trees for erosion
I moved onto the farm when I was eleven, 
To the farm eroded of trees.
I’d stand on the hill in the middle of summer, 
Unshaded...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, farm, success,
Form: Quatrain
Food for thought
A stitch in time could save nine that makes sense
Don’t put all your eggs in one basket, that’s recompense
By hook or by crook, by the...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, life
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Our love knows no bounds and has endless possibilities
Our hearts have been bound since the beginning of time

On the hills of fate together we climb

Closely we walk over the valley of despair

We float...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I love the smooth, soft, fresh
Some are smooth, as smooth as a song,
While others are spiked like a boot,
And some are ripe, ready for now, 
Ripe as a plump freshly...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, butterfly, love, sexy,
Form: Quatrain
The Silent Killer
Nestled above the canyon high 
Eyes searching across the sky  
Nothing and I mean nothing escapes its stare 
Another day another meal 
Another’s loss,...

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© will karry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: on a wing and a prayer, death,
Form: I do not know?
Drive

From the Penthouse to the Outhouse, all places between;
We ran from ourselves to the end of our means.

We saddled a horse that turned out to...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, faith, growth, psychological,
Form: Couplet
FREEDOM
FREEDOM

I fly through the mountain valley chasing my own shadow 
at five hundred miles an hour, on a knife edge 
turn I fly around a...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, flying, freedom, voyage,
Form: Free verse
Flight Training
                        ...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, care, confidence, desire, destiny, dream, flying,
Form: Couplet
Rachie155
With pursed lips she thought of words with rhyme
The ticking time, hot tea, a short fun time.
Thus Rachel wrote a poem to search a mate,
Then...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, friend, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Trevor Jed Engelson Unwittingly
Trevor Jed Engelson Unwittingly... 
launched Meghan Markle into royalty

American divorcee 
     catapulted from “AA” to “Zed”
at break neck speed, and with...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Super human
An incredible journey, a delightful insight, 
Performing under the big top,
Flying through air, on a wing and a prayer, 
Hanging just like a plumb bob,

And...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, dedication, hope, senses,
Form: Quatrain
down in the valley
yeah,i've been down in the bottom of the valley
down in the depths of darkness in the devils dirtiest alleys
i've seen demons rally while destroying our...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, religionprayer, me,
Form: Rhyme
intuitive life
We live day by day

On a wing and a prayer

Making it all up as we go along

You can make a plan

But as soon as you...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, immigration, inspiration, prayer, stress, uplifting,
Form: Free verse
Raggedy Mules
Raggedy Mules 

Ghosts of the past
     on their raggedy mules, 

Clichéd and typecast 
     as infidels and...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, poetry,
Form: Couplet
A Simple Beginning
Opening eyes to a newly born day
There is something amiss in the air
Pushing through that morning routine
Off on a wing and a prayer

Closing the door...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, family, happiness, hope, life,
Form: I do not know?
ROY UNBOUND
I tried to cage the muse
I tried to cage the silverbird
I tried to hide the puma
I tried to hide the eagle
I tried to hide the...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, deep, imagination, inspiration, inspirational, meaningful,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Death and rebirth of an angel
Breathe in, breathe out, gasp in the air, 
Both feet drumming along on the ground,
She blindly runs from what became hell, 
Runs from what she...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, angel, birth, death, feelings, flying, happy,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member I Must Make Peace With The Dandelions
I must make peace with the dandelions
for I do so enjoy their sunny smiles
my neighbors however are less inclined
to appreciate their delicate wiles

Descendants, it seems,...

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Categories: on a wing and a prayer, america, history, life,
Form: Sonnet