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Best Scotch Poems

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


Premium Member Woman in chains
Arousing opulence of ancient ballrooms
She creates her own make-believe world
Waltzing coyly in terpsichorean rhythms
Upon glittering stage where they sell love
Each time she caresses arms of...

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Categories: scotch, betrayal, emotions, woman,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Rabbits on the Ark
God told old Noah to build an ark,
To make it out of gopher bark.
Noah did as he was asked,
And worked until he completed the task.

Then...

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Categories: scotch, animal, bible, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Mockingbird
I recognize a tune from album of your songs
And listen intently to impressionist sounds
As you hop scotch from branch to branch
Like a child all excited,...

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Categories: scotch, bird, song,
Form: Personification
Premium Member WHITE DEVIL
White Devil

Call it what you want!
I call it, his favorite season hunt...
Two hoofs imprinted near the riverfront.
Echoes calling my soul with a loud, ferocious grunt.

I...

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Categories: scotch, absence, beauty, depression, lost,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Red Rose of the Moulin Rouge
I awaken; the darkened skies my alarm clock
I reek of whiskey, scotch and pastis
Tumbling out of bed, I reach for a cigarette
The dusk harkens as...

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Categories: scotch, rose,
Form: Light Verse



Premium Member Mrs Claus Saves Christmas
T'was the night before Christmas and it started to snow
Santa Claus was getting ready to go, ho ho ho
To keep himself warm he drank Scotch...

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Categories: scotch, children, christmas, snow,
Form: Rhyme
Childhood dreams part 1
When I was a child
Everything was magical
Full of mystery and the unknown
I read hundreds of books
The library my haven
My home
Hours upon hours
Night and day
I read...

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Categories: scotch, childhood, cinderella, dream, fairy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Reunion
They came from as far a way as New York and Dallas Texas. The class of 1981 wasn't a large class, it was the very...

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Categories: scotch, allusion, death,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Putting on the Ritz
I pulled up to the Stork Club in a bright Red Coupe Deville. I must admit I felt a bit of pride as I tossed...

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Categories: scotch, blessing, chicago, cool, crazy,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member I am a Very Bad Poet
So I have been told
by a drunk
does he own a pair of shoes?
has he ever walked in another's?
mean and grouchy
unkind to falling leaves
what dreams were...

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Categories: scotch, art, hilarious, humor, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Age Of Ten
  AGE OF TEN

	Way back then when I was ten 
Things were so very different then
I wrote with ink in a fountain pen
Whenever we...

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© MARY GRACE  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, childhood, children, nostalgia,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member HALO
The music video is more or less a continuation to the poem. So please play it when cued in the poem text and continue enjoying...

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Categories: scotch, depression, drink, inspirational, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member CROSSING THE TOAD - NEW COLLABORATION
Theme for collaboration suggested by Tim Smith


Two enormous old toads crossed the road
On Tom’s back lounged Thomasina toad
Both are ugly and warty
Thomasina’s so naughty
As her...

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Categories: scotch, animal, giggle, humorous, silly,
Form: Limerick
She Waits
The wind wisps through the sheer lace drapery

masking the entrance of the arched window

ruffling the flowing locks of her hazel hair

poised she peers out from...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chalk Line
Chalk is the magic of blackboards, sports fields and
little girl's sidewalk games of Hop-Scotch.
How many equations and statements, measured lines, and boxes
do you imagine have...

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Categories: scotch, anger, death, grave, murder,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Maya Angelou
                 
Doctor Maya Angelou the writer
Maya Angelou the actor
Maya...

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Categories: scotch, death, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crotches and Scotches
There once was a bold prig named Wiener
who had an unsightly demeanor
he took pics of his crotch
after two shots of scotch  
"Where's his wife?...

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Categories: scotch, funny,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Shy Julie - Part 1
 
Shy Julie - A Punters Nightmare Part 1

They fancied themselves "Gurus of racing", this Ron and his best mate John
So they sat down one...

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Categories: scotch, anxiety, for him, giggle,
Form: Narrative
FREE CEE nursery crimes
there once was a time of simple pleasures
like hop-scotch, marbles and electric trains
hop-scotch turnd into scotch on the rocks
when i got drunk enough to realize...

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Categories: scotch, angst,
Form: Quatrain
Disappearing: A List

   Disappearing: A List

         • Leave for no destination in particular.
    ...

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Categories: scotch, goodbye,
Form: Prose Poetry
conspicuous lice
Some conspicuous lice met once or twice  
With white follicle mites who came out at night
And an upside down tick who did magic tricks
That...

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Categories: scotch, insect, nonsense,
Form: Light Verse
Justin thyme
Staring in the mirror when I'm down with these scissors I found. 
With my wrists out and prescription lids littered around. 
I've scribbled out a...

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Categories: scotch, anger, best friend, brother,
Form: Rhyme
To My Dearest Despondent in the West, after Dear Abbieanne, by Dale Gregory Cozart
To my dearest “Despondent in the West”
I do feel for your plight, a sad picture you paint
But I really must say, about your request,
Your mate...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, humorous,
Form: Rispetto
Stuck on You
No need for Elmer's 
Or the strength of Super Glue
The silver tone of Liquid Nails
Or that Gorilla from the zoo

No Scotch, Packing, or Duct tape
To...

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Categories: scotch, love,
Form: Rhyme
The Beautiful After Life
Midnight - as I look up into the clear black sky scattered with millions of sparkling stars:

I see you dancing, twirling and pirouetting with beautiful...

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Categories: scotch, angel, beautiful, color, heaven,
Form: Free verse