Best South Carolina Poems
Below are the all-time best South Carolina poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of south carolina poems written by PoetrySoup members
south carolina, art,
the line drawn,upstarts
champions no more,we get it
simple,run by me...
Low Country Boil South Carolina Style
south carolina, food,
LOW COUNTRY BOIL SOUTH CAROLINA STYLE
Potatoes, corn, onions, sausage, shrimp, and crabs
Boiled together to perfection
Old newspapers laid on the table
All ingredients dumped together
Careful, it's hot
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
south carolina, childhood
Salty mistiness enters my head.
Nostrils take in. Waves crash!
Sting rays sting! Crabs scatter!
Sandcastles, built wet on dry sand.
Walking miles on water-lapped shore.
Caesar remains, constant companion.
The Tears of South Carolina.
south carolina, love, passion
It's the last time...
I'll shame myself, this skin will never drink again...
my lips will tumble, escaping from...
South Carolina Sun
south carolina, life, nature, seasons,
Palm trees fingers stretch in the sweltering breeze,
bending over graciously,
It shelters Mr. Bluejays retreat,
Above, clouding blue skies prepare to shower,
No movement in this afternoon sauna,
south carolina, god, meaningful, nature, philosophy,
while eagles soar high
over rugged mountains
of south carolina
through writings shared
WolfSpirit takes shape
my mind pictures the man
in all his wisdom
half human half spirit
i hear his...
13 Original States
south carolina, history, immigration,
• New Hampshire
• New York
• New Jersey
• North Carolina
• South Carolina
• Rhode Island
A Planet of Pain
south carolina, conflict, corruption, humanity, hurt,
Kids dying for diamonds in Sierra Leone,
Innocent civilians killed in Iraq’s warzone.
Indigenous tribes removed from their lands,
Children in the Congo losing legs and hands.
The Ash Can
south carolina, bereavement, introspection, lost love,
The Ash Can ©
I got the call on Sunday night. I was traveling on business. When I looked at the caller ID
Dave the Slave, Poet Potter
south carolina, beauty, courage, slavery,
Huge hands extracted heavy red clay lumps
gleaned from Edgefield's argil soil,
upon the whirling wheel.
he formed, shaped, with master skill
vessels fit --
massive stoneware pieces,...
THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA SPEAK
south carolina, america, appreciation, birth, black
THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA SPEAK
(IN REMEMBRANCE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER ALBERT PORTER)
They were brainwashed by the White man.
Persuaded that slavery had ended.
However, still oppressed for...
south carolina, farewell, identity,
Poet: Ken Jordan
Poem: Confederate Flag
Edited by: Sparkle Jordan
O'Dirty South,.....U'Dirty South
Chicken and Waffles
south carolina, food, on work and
Chicken and waffles happens to be a favorite Southern dish,
even in Harlem, New York, and Atlanta, Georgia.
This delicious dish has been around since
The Deep South
south carolina, nature, on writing and
The deep South has a lot of swamp creatures. The South's got alligators, some frogs, live catfish, bugs (flies, e.g.), and stuff. These here parts...
Exotic Places I Must See
south carolina, humorous, travel,
I've traveled this celestial ball visiting many places of beauty and renown.
My world travels are over, but there is many an American city and town,
south carolina, funny,
Old uncle Tee Rex was a bore .
He could burp a huge belch and then snore .
When he dumped his wife...
To be Black is a Crime in America
south carolina, anger, bereavement, black african
Gunshots and tasers aimed at the back
tracking the movements and memories
of unsuspecting dark-skinned citizens
marked by the scars of a history denied
For Rumain Brisbon, 34
Growing Up Down In The South
south carolina, childhood, life,
Just North of South Carolina
Is where this country boy was born
All I really cared in those growing years
Was the running through woods kind of...
Have You Ever Had Horn Haiku
south carolina, humorous,
Horn Combined Not Maligned Haiku
Cat is not a pain
Over house has a free rein
Which is domain.
I did discover,
To interrupt is corrupt;
Always done abrupt.
In The 1600's of North America
south carolina, education, history, people, places
And there she stood waiting to be settled
Upon the seas and rocks they peddled
A vast wonder with the hopes of plenty ...
Who's fooling who
south carolina, bird, life, love, relationship,
Some birdies really...
Can be so unkind
All day pecking
Only gripes and whines
It's not hot enough
So she ups and flies
Down to Miami beach via South...
LITTLE TUG BOATS
south carolina, death, mother,
I sat on a redwood dock
in the town of Crescent City.
My mom had recently died.
and my heart was...
A Southern Road in Life
south carolina, conflict, inspirational, spiritual,
A Southern Road in life
I was driving south along a two lane road between South Carolina and Georgia.
On the left-hand side of the road...
Rich: Part 2 - October, 2007
south carolina, angst, confusion, death, devotion,
I am travelling back to the memory
capable of beheading me.
There was new happiness in that hotel room,
Between momma and I, warring gloom,
Until the phone rang--until...
south carolina, introspection,
Silly, fun, petite, creative
Daughter of Carolyn
Lover of Harold, my children, my dog
Who feels pain, heartache, and some joy
Who fears snakes, spiders, and bugs
Who would like...