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Best Smoking Gun Poems

Below are the all-time best Smoking Gun poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of smoking gun poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Smoking Gun

“Smoking Gun”


Twisted Blistered dance with me
Come on Brother Snow get off your genuflection mojo knees
The World’s about to turn and merge
Vibrating dimensions souls that turn...

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Categories: smoking gun, humanity, imagery, war,
Form: Free verse



The smoking gun
I smoke a cigarette,
and while it helps my mind to rest,
I detest I treat my body like this.

But I smoke to protest against those who...

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Categories: smoking gun, anti bullying, culture, discrimination, peace, rights,
Form: Free verse
A SMOKING GUN
A SMOKING GUN

Beholding planet Earth from the far reaches of space, 
In the ink black cosmos the observers must give voice
What a beautiful planet have...

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Categories: smoking gun, allegory, beautiful, fantasy, humorous, mythology, sky,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Jan And The Sheriff - Collaboration
 The new sheriff of Poetry Soup
 Rode into town on a horse named Snoop
 Jan was on his wanted list
 And the gang she...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: smoking gun, fun, poetry,
Form: Limerick
Clique

Clique ... clique
Peer pressure is a gun
Low self-esteem wanting popularity,
gather together in small clusters
Grapes of wrath ... attack anybody 
who try to break the bind
Verbal...

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Categories: smoking gun, angst, friendship, social, word play,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Shot Through The Heart
A smoking gun reveals inside clouds of truth
behind one mask lies a flaming bullet in the end

These eyes burning trails down the cheeks 
salted water...

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Categories: smoking gun, angel, beauty, blessing, heart, love,
Form: Couplet
Angolan Strength
The rim of my Erembe in hand,
her quiet pace remains.

Today the Angolan sky spills liquid of my breast,
while her breath smothers the blank sounds
of the...

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Categories: smoking gun, inspirational, loss, social
Form: Free verse
Modern Day Achilles Heel
this boy - 
he is mythology
he is the pomegranate sitting in persephone's 
palm - 
(looks can be deceiving)

this boy - 
he is a mirror
can show...

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Categories: smoking gun, anger, metaphor, mythology,
Form: Free verse
Acting American

Frankie boy, go get my gun
Here comes those 
pitchfork carrying citizens

They’re so scary angry and uninformed
Holding torches, they plan on 
doing more than burn crosses...

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Categories: smoking gun, allusion, humorous, satire, violence,
Form: Light Verse
Run rabbit run
You walked those savage streets
Without a clue
Without a care
You could not see the dangers or sense that death was everywhere
Predators and prowlers...they all look for...

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Categories: smoking gun, courage, violence,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member A FEW TANKA
A FEW TANKA

as a child
vampire movies scared me
now i don’t scare easily
but irate drivers 
a whole different story

from his smoking gun
all the players took cover
when...

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Categories: smoking gun, cheer up,
Form: Tanka
World Economic Report, April, 2012
Fear feasts on our insides
And wrecks decision-making
Evil jumps in with glee
And another one loses trust

And another one down
And another one down
And another one loses trust

Evil...

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© KJ Hooten  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: smoking gun, fear, political, social,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Books and Covers
"Books and Covers"



"Books and Covers"

"Covers and Books"

"Stories and Lovers"

"Lovers and Stories"

"Some Time It Took"

"Spinning Wheels Spinning"

"Needles Pricking Thumbs"

"Agatha and Daphne"

"Danvers is Rebecca's Mum"

"Casting Fishing Hooks...

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Categories: smoking gun, mystery, psychological, purple, truth, write, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The most lost are now forever ready to succeed
Questions rise and answers fall

Lies crumble and the truth stands tall

Doubters are deceived and the trustworthy fail

Storytellers are mute while the silent leave a tale

The...

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Categories: smoking gun, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
this funny thing called freedom
THIS FUNNY THING CALLED 
FREEDOM 

time has a funny way of making 
people into liars 
 it endorses corporate America a 
smoking gun out for...

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Categories: smoking gun, corruption,
Form: Rhyme
The Golden Rule according to Gee Dubya
Do unto others before they can do unto you
Call it preemption and lie through your teeth when you do.
Make up connections to terror, folks don’t...

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Categories: smoking gun, angst, history, parody, people, sad, social,
Form: Rhyme
Mosquito Bat
Mosquito Bat

Peering closely, I sought to quickly skim through the online latest news …
True to form, I am a stickler for keeping up with the...

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Categories: smoking gun, celebration, fantasy, goodbye, silly, war,
Form: Free verse
Second to None

Welcome to the war, son ...
You’ve been conscripted,
go grab a gun
And you daughters 
of the new American flag,
you’re not exempted either
Go get that gat outta...

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Categories: smoking gun, conflict, parody, perspective, war,
Form: Light Verse
Schizophrenic
Stop talking at me like you know my deepest fears… ^^???^^

You know nothing.    ^^&&&^^
You give orders,
   strange 
  ...

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Categories: smoking gun, me,
Form: Quatrain
Smile
There exists a panacea to every problem
It needn't be extra ordinary or awesome
Just a little pat or a gentle smile
Could make us walk that extra...

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Categories: smoking gun, happiness,
Form: Free verse
All There for the Taking
The catering was finished and the music had begun,
The young groom and the priestess were out back having fun.
The organ grinder's monkey grabbed the sheriff’s...

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Categories: smoking gun, song-music, music,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Charming Billy, Billy Bonney
He shot a man in Arizona
so Billy's riding hard tonight.
He had to leave Fort Grant City
because he killed a bully in broad daylight.
Billy's heading back...

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Categories: smoking gun, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Spiritual Skies
In the universe lies the smoking gun
For all eyes keep looking for they have none
In spiritual skies we are but one
For when one dies some...

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Categories: smoking gun, blessing, humanity, inspirational, universe,
Form: Monorhyme
Ghost Riders
The red earth trembles under the hooves of a few
Godless rebels, burning under the Nevada sun,
and you can see them at the border, beating
a wild...

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Categories: smoking gun, cowboy-western,
Form: Free verse
the smoking bandit
hacked from earthly dust
as wrought by unwary same,
the smoking bandit rises
to stake its deadly claims.

as history bears us notice
for peace is what it tells,
the smoking...

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Categories: smoking gun, death, life, peace,
Form: Couplet