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Best Reservation Poems

Below are the all-time best Reservation poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of reservation poems written by PoetrySoup members


No Reservation
You Are Not Invited

--Latching onto my soul without an invitation--
Elements around my shore expose more than air
--Playing with fire is not a game you will...

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Categories: reservation, abuse, bullying, deep, evil, how i
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member No Reservation
Do not attempt to entertain with bold atrocities.
Do not think us lulled by mind numbing mediocrity.
The past the present meld, turn and burn with brash...

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Categories: reservation, political
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member In Celebration of Mothers
I celebrate wonderful mothers 
who always put the needs 
of their children first,
the single mothers who 
especially must sacrifice 
to help their children survive 
and...

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Categories: reservation, celebration, dedication, mothers day,
Form: Free verse
Nuts In The Soup
"Nuts are in the soup!" 
That's what I've heard: not so absurd
Some add a pinch of spice now and then,
from wit and the sharpened nib...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: reservation, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Deception
POTD 4th Nov 2019

Vanquishing all reservation
 twilight's prelude heralds
 shadowy anticipation
of a secret amorous thirst
He surrenders once more
to his darkest desires 
amplifies the sultry ambiance
with...

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Categories: reservation, conflict, desire, passion, romance,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member The Winds of Time
One day I was passing time
And wrote these words upon the lines,
I know not where they came you see
The Winds of Time were there for...

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Categories: reservation, imagination, inspirational, visionary, me, war, family,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Black Hills wept for Thee
The Black Hills wept for Thee

East of the Black Hills of South Dakota, 
On the Pine Ridge Reservation,
Live a proud tribe of Oglala Lakota, 
Part...

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Categories: reservation, betrayal, blessing, children, december, fate, forgiveness,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member JE SUIS CHARLIE -- Afterthought
JE SUIS CHARLIE — Afterthought

The shock of this most frightening tragedy is practically beyond 
the pale of any reasonable or adequate attempt or effort to...

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Categories: reservation, courage, death, dedication, devotion, freedom, inspiration,
Form: Narrative
Genocidal Survivors
They call me Brave Heart
Not because of my courage but because it is my last name
And not because I "like" Mel Gibson that much but...

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Categories: reservation, africa, courage, grief, growing up, native
Form: Rhyme
Brave new world
(based on Aldous Huxley's book "Brave New World")

Human hatchery

Clink clink clink clink...
Test tubes prattling past
along the chrome plated production line.
Glistening under fake fluorescence
humming in harmony
with...

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Categories: reservation, confusion, depression, heartbreak, humanity, introspection, political,
Form: Free verse
The Banquet
 
There is a special banquet
that shall be held for a King
Everyone shall receive an invitation
they are sent daily 
directly to you
not to look in...

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Categories: reservation, inspirational,
Form: Pastoral
Premium Member Ghosts of South Dakota Intro
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Categories: reservation, inspirational, life, love, children,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member WALKING ON FAITH


Gazing deep into my eyes, into the dark
she offers flowers on threads upon my hands
for coins to keep her warm through the night,
wondering where else...

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Categories: reservation, faith, children,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Today, Tomorrow and Forever
The reflection of eternity
Vows of love coming from your eyes to mine
Serene mirrors of sensitivity
Manifest my hopes for endless bliss

Your lips are still; movement only...

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Categories: reservation, lovelove,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Warpath Woman -
I need a woman who can dance on a diamond and who can curse on a candle with equal aplomb,I need a woman that can...

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Categories: reservation, devotion, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When the Wild Bells Stopped
Bells worn on ankles by the tribe's fireside
    Joyful dancing began when smoke signals rose high
A son was born to the chief...

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Categories: reservation, native americanson, dance, dance, son,
Form: Kyrielle
Premium Member In Search of Nature
Wandering past the boundaries of his small reservation,
Crescent Moon saw the land of his ancestors’ generation.

Tales handed down spoke of vast plains where buffalo used...

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Categories: reservation, native american, nature, sad,
Form: Couplet
SUPER CHIEF
An Indian chief, named Bold Eagle,
Once lived with his faithful old beagle.
He maintained his station,
Without reservation,
In a style that was in tents, but regal. ...

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Categories: reservation, children, funny, people,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Into The Woods
The ancient woods came alive in his dreams 
dark visions of forests and spirits were seen
incessant drums beat into his heart 
escape the reservation and...

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Categories: reservation, life, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member That's Good Enough
Please read very slow...............She said.....

I don't need your poetry
With words that rhyme.....
Just hold hands with me
From time to time

You don't need a reservation....
To keep in...

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Categories: reservation, best friend, devotion, how i feel,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Mill Wheel
The Mill wheel wouldn't turn until the Spring
The yellow tape defines it a crime scene
Similar to one in 1930
Locals watch police investigating 

The 1840 gristmill's...

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Categories: reservation, adventure, humorous, imagery, mystery, water,
Form: Rhyme
Returning Invitation
Hidden reservation site,
Buried behind wardrobes of femininity.
Aged wooden metal chest,
Handed over by grandparents.
Containing matters,
Yester-innocent,
Tears weeping melodies on pink white ribbons of little girl's wearing.
Matching dress...

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Categories: reservation, lost love, memory, memory,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Unslept Night
The meditation of an unslept night,
dancing to the music of silence. 
Waiting for that unseen sight
and my visions to form an alliance. 

To create the...

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Categories: reservation, sleep,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Ship Of Love

Decided to return to my more sensitive writings

To get back to where I first started

Expressing the thoughts of my true inner soul

Humour and I briefly...

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Categories: reservation, voyage,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Soft is the glow of Moonlight
Soft is the heart that bends moonlight
to create rainbows through its prism
that arc gently across the landscape of the soul
with imagination and dreams in a...

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Categories: reservation, beautiful,
Form: Free verse