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Best Over The Hill Poems

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Premium Member Over the Hill and Beyond
Age fifty comes and you thought forty bad?

Some little aches and pains will start to fill

your weary body, but don’t be too sad,

for you can...

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Categories: over the hill, age,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member OOPS - PLEASE JOIN IN THE COLLABORATION
Sue dated an old bloke called Darren
He said surgery'd made him barren
But one errant sperm
Escaped from his ‘worm’
Now Sue’s had a baby named Sharon!

05~24~17

WRITTEN BY...

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Categories: over the hill, baby, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Watching the Shadows Grow
Dawn peeks over the hill and I.
The lemon lights stretch the shadows.
The beasts and wee birds grumble and fly,
each seeking food, and so do I.
My...

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Categories: over the hill, nature,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Riding Horses with Dad
I weave through the rocks of a rough winding trail
Up through the boulders and sage
Following a ridge to the top of the hill
I'm a young...

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Categories: over the hill, dad, father, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Once Was A King
There once was Castle just over the hill
That belonged to a King with an iron will

Nestled safely behind his Castle wall
With an army to insure...

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Categories: over the hill, devotion, education, faith, hope, life, loss
Form: Couplet



Premium Member King and Queen for a Day
We bound down the stairs, out into the light-of-day, and into the blue of the
misty breezes, heavily laden with the smell of wild sea salt...

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Categories: over the hill, adventure, nature, peace, people, places, sea,
Form: Narrative
Broken England
Broken England
By Steven Cooke

My Brave ancestors of England,
Look away, for I offend thee.

For your England is no more.
Decay eats away at this fallen empire.
Your people...

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Categories: over the hill, sad, england, green, life, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Burning Star
Oh baby 
these eyes fell down 
you're amazing beautiful body 
Tingling with warm liquid gold 
slowly began melting in fingers 
chocolate over soft velvet sweet...

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Categories: over the hill, beautiful, beauty, flower, love, moon, star,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WRESTLING WITH HIS TIGHTS - BAWDY LIMERICK
A wrestler whose first name is Bill
Wears tights (but he’s over the hill)
He shoves down a sock
To enhance his cock
It sure gives the ladies a...

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Categories: over the hill, body, clothes, for him, image,
Form: Limerick
mama mia
long before i met April
i was a poet true
i had a heart of love 
but no one to give it to
so i put my words...

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Categories: over the hill, art, words, me, sweet, day, love,
Form: Free verse
Wasted Time?
Another year passes, those days are all gone
I think of time wasted, and know there was none

For those moments I sat, idle and still
Preserved me...

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Categories: over the hill, life, nostalgia, timetime, me, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Love Off-Sprung
  futures cavort below the horizon
  an expectant dawn glows, duly announcing the first born arrival
  tomorrow then forward smiles, feeling good
...

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© Ian Love  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: over the hill, children, family, love, tribute,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Happiness Sermon
Doom and gloom sure aren't my middle names
More like upbeat and happy for which I'm famed

There ain't no damn future in promoting ill will
Each morning...

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Categories: over the hill, happiness, life,
Form: Couplet
Inside Violence
The fog sets in as the gloom of pain and anger creep over the hill side reaching out to us, Engulfing our hearts and minds...

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Categories: over the hill, conflict, corruption, dark, depression, feelings, loneliness,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dawn And The Heart's Parade
Dawn And The Heart's Parade

Sun rose and dawn faded so far away,
My darling lay asleep by my side
From my window saw a speckled fawn
Such beauty...

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Categories: over the hill, allusion, appreciation, art, beautiful, beauty, best
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THEY MAKE ME BELIEVE
THEY MAKE ME BELIEVE

I’m a sucker for a windswept cape,
The beloved hero who comes over the hill
And a beautiful landscape cheers him on.

And I can...

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Categories: over the hill, love, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HILLBILLIES SILLY WEDDING

Ten hillbillies came over the hill
Each one of them answered to Bill
To name them all Billy
Would be rather silly
Not one of them responds to Will

Their...

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Categories: over the hill, humorous, wedding,
Form: Limerick
Yoga
Yoga had me do the plow
Twist my spine I just said how
Reset my spine feet overhead
To calm myself inside instead

To be so calm when drama’s...

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Categories: over the hill, adventure
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Musings of An Aging Man
                 Ah, the wistful daydreams about my lost youth!...

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Categories: over the hill, age, introspection, life, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Final Expenses
On that gray day, I’m over the hill,
don’t shed a tear, till you see the bill.

7/25/18
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Categories: over the hill, death, funeral,
Form: Epigram
Seamen Shantey
Skinny-dipping with you is a thrill
For a man who is over the hill
But just one squiggly squirm
From a small dangling worm
And a fish will dart...

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Categories: over the hill, ocean,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Too soon to sleep again
A flower smiles
A tree shrugs off the golden bird.
Over the hill the red moon shines
And the blue sun is ashamed
To rise so late.

I seek to...

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© Kim James  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: over the hill, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Father's Day
Father’s day…
That old familiar ache in my heart returns along with a lump in my throat. 
I become distant  as that day grows closer,...

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Categories: over the hill, father daughter,
Form: Prose
B*lly Pop Pill ( VIAGRA )
B*lly Pop's Pill  (VIAGRA)

Let me tell you a story about my grandpa B*lly.
He popped too many pills to encourage his w*ly
Instead he earned a...

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Categories: over the hill, funny
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Here's Your Hat What's Your Hurry
Granitic testaments
sprout unstoppable
over the hill.

I know by heart
the graveyard.

Next to the wall
first maple on the left
past the bell tower,.
our stone stands,
room for one more.

Will my...

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Categories: over the hill, death,
Form: Free verse