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Best Prairie Dog Poems

Below are the all-time best Prairie Dog poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of prairie dog poems written by PoetrySoup members


The Prairie Dog
Whoosh
The sound that echoed through the day.
Whoosh
The sound that rang through the night.
Whoosh
was the sound as it came passing by
through fields of green in the...

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Categories: prairie dog, best friend, boy, dog,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member My Affair With A Frost Flower State Of Affairs
There’s a beguiling danger in beauty…

seduced as I was by the fickle fingers of fate musingly stroking my hair,
I envisaged
this lusciously lavish landscape 
of sun-raptured...

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Categories: prairie dog, betrayal, dark, emotions, heartbreak,
Form: Free verse
The Cowboy's Life
As the pastel moon rises across the midnight blue

a lone wolf’s dark silhouette appears into view

his boast is known from Cowboy to prairie dog

fore this...

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Categories: prairie dog, animal, autumn, good morning,
Form: Cowboy Poetry
Premium Member The Lullaby of The PLains
The cow lows to her baby as night falls
A cricket gaily chirps there is nothing wrong

A little frog croaks as I walk by the stream
A...

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Categories: prairie dog, happiness, life, peace, me,
Form: Free verse
JUJU
Totems are formed through a talisman tribal identity.
                 ...

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Categories: prairie dog, creation, nostalgia,
Form: Bio



Premium Member Two Thousand And Twenty Three Part 2
When night came, the cattle bedded down 
And the night riders making their rounds
Samuel would take a strole to the chuck wagon 
And Cookie would...

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Categories: prairie dog, adventurenight, night, drug,
Form: Verse
THE BADLANDS OF ARIZONA
The wilderness in Arizona during cowboy days was for the adventurous to journey far away from their home front into the great divide where wolves...

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Categories: prairie dog, adventure, america, angst, blessing,
Form: Epic
WHY IF ITS NOT
Why, do we call it
Something it’s not
If we’re going to name things
Let’s give it, some thought

If it’s called a chilli
Then why is it so hot
And...

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© Ja Ja  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prairie dog, humorous, nature,
Form: Narrative
Fresh Meat

Pardon my condor sensitivity,
	but can I be 
dead serious candid with you
Everybody look down on me,
and talk mean about me
But, in the future, they’re gonna...

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Categories: prairie dog, animal, death, humor, word
Form: Personification
Premium Member THE TUMBLEWEED LULLABY
Oh lord hear the lonesome cowboys lullaby, singing beneath
The vast prairie open sky.
Hush, do they not lull the restless cattle to sleep, by a soft
Undertones...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: prairie dog, history, imagination, inspirational, international,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE BULLET TREE - from A Neighborhood Child
THE BULLET TREE

No one knows how long the bullet has been lodged in the big    old maple tree
Mr. Ailey claims he knows...

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Categories: prairie dog, childhood, house, old, tree,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Canoeing The Mississippi - Part 1
Overflow of the waters of Lake Itaska
You carry your wealth to the waiting world, 
Mighty Mississippi, half savior, half sewer, 
Plant and animal wastes, dissolved...

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Categories: prairie dog, boat, dream, journey, nature,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member THE BULLET TREE - from A Neighborhood Child
THE BULLET TREE

No one knows how long the bullet has been lodged in the big    old maple tree
Mr. Ailey claims he knows...

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Categories: prairie dog, childhood, house, old, tree,
Form: Narrative
One, For Your Mockingbirds
Their long arm of his law standing about peering at her child
Destitutes public pretender having fully cooperated with the states
Aspiring district attorney this peoples hopeful...

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Categories: prairie dog, abuse, allusion, analogy, love,
Form: I do not know?
Variations On A Theme
Variations On A Theme...
Ach'n (ache Ken) Existential Struggle...

(NOT by Bellini, Paganini, Rossini...
Eeny Meany Miney Moe - si,
nor the three stooges tee hee hee)

twill never end...

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Categories: prairie dog, age, birthday, depression, fantasy,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Suppertime
A golden eagle soars above the craggy mountain range; his shadow looms darkly.

Unsuspecting prairie dog, walks alone…

Oops!  No more; eagle takes home his supper.

...

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Categories: prairie dog, animal, bird, earth, food,
Form: Sijo
Premium Member Just One Of Those Days Part 1
One day Homer Hawk was sitting on a gnarled fence post.  He was hungry.  He 
was tired of the usual fare, mashed rabbit,...

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Categories: prairie dog, adventure, food, funny, tree,
Form: Prose Poetry
A New Soccer Ball
Soccer ball made from granola, dried grapes
Honey, brown sugar, oats, sunflower seeds
Almonds and chocolate chips form the ball that is fun to
Play the soccer game...

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Categories: prairie dog, america, football, funny, humor,
Form: Free verse
Intervention
Upon the falling leaf
There exists a little ant
Falling slowly to the earth
Held within His hand

Out, in a darkened jungle
From a leopard, lemur got away
Helped up...

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Categories: prairie dog, faith, hope, inspirational, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Arizona Desert Magic
Mother nature’s gentle way of breathing her loving essence into the landscape is a sweet surprise.
Periwinkle slivers across a smoky lavender sky with occasional orange...

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Categories: prairie dog, america, environment,
Form: Verse
Premium Member How Sweet It Is
A STAR BURST through the night, sparking toward a new GALAXY, landing in a Lapland country.
SWEDISH FISH picked up their speed, feeling something was not...

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Categories: prairie dog, star,
Form: Free verse
The View
The View

You can see the prairie
from the empty square
that once was a window
Its beauty is a painting
done in a master-artist's hand
Waves of grass twist round
each...

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Categories: prairie dog, environment,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Meeting v Encounter
Our Sharing Circle begins
rejoining our universal values
within this sacred listening
unitarian space

For compassionate,
and most certainly nonviolent,
communication.

We each pause
for at least one silent great breath
ToGathering

Before vulnerable check-in
transparently...

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Categories: prairie dog, caregiving, community, earth, health,
Form: Political Verse
Our Unquie Quality
The way we will travel will
Determine how we approach
Doing what humans do.
The Prairie Dog Connecter
Is an idea to bring the future
To travel and creating
Environmental solutions...

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Categories: prairie dog, art, beautiful, business, career,
Form: Bio
Premium Member IT ONLY JUST SEEMS THAT WAY-
Just cause,
Just because it only seems that way
Doesn’t make it so?

It only seems yet that way it seems;
That a firefly is not a fly-it’s a...

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Categories: prairie dog, allusion, analogy, confusion, history,
Form: Free verse