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Best Par For The Course Poems

Below are the all-time best Par For The Course poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of par for the course poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Par for the course
18 hole weekend golf
domesticity avoided
greatness eludes them...

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Categories: par for the course, parents, sad,
Form: Haiku



delicious delusions or par for the course
i just took a pill
the water spilled
not much of a drop

but it dripped
off my bearded
chin slowly rolling

down between
my man breasts
and avoiding the 

sand trap
landing in...

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Categories: par for the course, muse,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Extra
Extra

There are two of us in the house now. 
Not four or six or eight. 
We have more than we need.
We have an abundance of…

How...

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© Ann Foster  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: par for the course, 7th grade, 8th grade, 9th grade,
Form: Free verse
Tea cakes and Coffee Breaks
Monday morning coffee break
Everyone seems ill at ease
To be back working from eight to five

It almost seems the order of the day
For people to sit...

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© Jo Hayton  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: par for the course, on work and workingme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member La La Land
La la land
Don't think everyone eats
Because you eat
Or drinks clean water 
Because you still can.

Don't think everyone has a bed 
On which to lay their...

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Categories: par for the course, poetry,
Form: ABC



Frozen
Cold Hearted, ice-crusted, frozen, dead inside,
I thought I was immune 
but your stinging words cut my heart, I should take it in stride
Mean spirited, spiteful,...

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Categories: par for the course, absence, abuse, anger, angst, dad,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member La la land
Don't think everyone eats
Because you eat
Or drinks clean water 
Because you still can.

Don't think everyone has a bed 
On which to lay their head
Don't think...

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Categories: par for the course, allusion, dark,
Form: Prose Poetry
Fear of Violence fill in the blanks
Stop drop 
gun shot pop 
whoops to late 
hollow point penatrate 
your cranium N===='s.be blastin um 
like the wild wild west 
N===='s.ya don't wanta test...

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Categories: par for the course, social
Form: Lyric
The Journey of Your Song


It's a lonely, truthful journey
 finding your voice, with which to sing,
 even worse, then there's the journey for your song;
 
but, we all sing...

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Categories: par for the course, growing up, happiness, hope, imagination, inspirational,
Form: Lyric
the taming
when younger & full of life,
idealistic with fist in the air,
hell bent on changing the world
with a communicative heart
whose capacity to give &
care for those...

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Categories: par for the course, life, student,
Form: Free verse
The Day Guy Montreaux Died, Part I
Back in nineteen hundred and three
I working with a logging crew,
cutting and limbing mighty trees,
be they hemlock, pine, or spruce.

We worked for the Nowell Paper...

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Categories: par for the course, death, history, loss, nature, sad, tree,
Form: Narrative
Forget-you-not
I haven't the scope anymore to fight for what I lost,
the noose around my neck is tight but its worth the cost.

My actions are a...

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Categories: par for the course, betrayal, heartbroken,
Form: Acrostic
Summer
Summer night, dogs bite,
par for the course old fellow,
river down, flooded town,
Yellow Belly were, biting are,
Jewfish sure are sorrowful,  huh.

12-jul-11 Don Johnson
Francines contest Summer...

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Categories: par for the course, adventure
Form: Tanka
Amoura
Guess i'm too old n you're too young,
parents would probably have me  hung.
Though i'm as healthy as a horse,
They wont let me in this...

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Categories: par for the course, adventureold, me, old,
Form: Rhyme
Freedom
Revealing emotions so close to the source
Of the pain and the anguish, is par for the course.
Do not display your essence, your soul
For fear of...

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Categories: par for the course, freedom,
Form: Rhyme
Cum meditate with me
Let's meditate & get high tell these physical bodies goodbye explore the universe time and space become closer than we have ever come face-to-face 
Feel...

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Categories: par for the course, beautiful, beauty, black african american, black
Form: Ballad
Premium Member LA LA LAND

Don't think everyone eats
Because you eat
Or drinks clean water
Because you still can.
Don't think everyone has a bed
In which to lay their head
Don't think there's a...

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Categories: par for the course, blessing, community, people, sympathy, thanks,
Form: Dramatic Verse
People Of The Dawn
The bright and morning star slowly fades
as the eastern sky prepares for the sunrise

An occasional chirping bird is heard as he stops by.  ...

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Categories: par for the course, god, morning, peace,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Study In Brilliance


Let's face it, I'm just a useless old fuddy-duddy
My joints needs oiling and my brain's all muddy
It's par for the course
A mangy old horse
But my...

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Categories: par for the course, age,
Form: Limerick
Suspended Transcendental Meditative State
Suspended Transcendental Meditative State...

Temporarily relieves, loosens,
and detaches worldly weight,
albeit bearing heavily straight
away upon well balanced,
awk credited miniature oblate
spheroid, sans cranial

dome to help alleviate
this principled capital...

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Categories: par for the course, allusion, body, deep, father, happiness, heaven,
Form: Free verse
over the garden wall
over the garden wall 


deconstruction of smaller parts
we're breaking it down once more
with shorter skirts and faster cars
we are filing for divorce 
out through the...

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Categories: par for the course, change, courage, divorce, freedom,
Form: Rhyme