Best Tack Poems
Below are the all-time best Tack poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of tack poems written by PoetrySoup members
Note to a Lady in Waiting
tack, funny, sports,
The white charger's belly is bloated with hay
The helmet helm's rusted quite shut
The tack room door hinges are tearing away
The leather's un oiled and...
A Man from Duluth
tack, drink, humor, word play,
There once was a man from Duluth
whose habit was spinning the truth.
He had told the same tale
(every day without fail;
'twas getting quite long in the...
tack, green, humorous, work,
He pulled up to the Triple "T" Ranch in a shiny Cadillac.
In his trailer was an Arabian steed with the finest tack.
He wore Tony Lama...
No To Hate
tack, introspection, love, wisdom,
let hatred end
before it starts
Dante's Divina Commedia translation
The difficult translation of first Canto of Divina Commedia is here completed
In the part published before, Dante imagined to find himself in a dark forest...
tack, community, emotions, family, june, kid, summer,
riddles N' rainbows paintbrush the day
summer's heaviness invades
rain circumvents geraniums
ant's N' azaleas dance through sidewalks
where tiny green grass creep 'neath weeds...
Half bubble and a few bricks for contest
He is "half a bubble off of centre"
More than "A few bricks short of a load"
He is not a Prince worth kissing
He is more of...
The Dilettante Diaries: Freshwater
tack, adventure, imagery, journey, muse, psychological, romance,
The Dilettante Diaries: “Freshwater”
This is how it begins
Opposite side of the chequered board
Black and White, a game to win
The 50 Move Rule flirts consequences
tack, animals, seasons,
Summer had her delights
With sunny days, warm nights.
Fall brings a little chill
Cool nights, frost on high hills.
Colors change upon trees
This for most surely please.
Black en White Leaf
tack, birth, change, courage, future, happiness, love,
Tick-tack thy sound of the double-edged hands
Stand strong with mother-nature's deep roots
Big Ben wakes ye typhoon then started to dance
Awaits for the sunlight to bear...
He speaks with charisma and style
He portrays a commendable role
His words seek to charm and beguile
But who should we really control?
His words lift the beat...
tack, character, dark, imagery, poetry, symbolism, truth,
Almost like wearing an eternal hat of shame
Black veils hide the blame
Shadowy onlookers dying to see under the opaque
Their eyes deepened in curiosity expecting...
Road To My Yesterday
tack, africa, age, art,
I saw the knife like shape approaching,
The woman holding it was smiling,
My mother was weeping profoundly behind,
My little aged eyes were watching
Trying to know what...
The pre-dawn stillness was temporarily broken by the sound of crunching gravel as boots meet rock like an orchestra of timpani drums, beating in...
Talking to Empty Cubicles
tack, angst, imagination, introspection, loss, urban, work,
gray fabric offices,
cubicles divide us—
turn us into
with mock privacy,
as overheard conversations
drip from lips
it seems insanity
with no one there.
MY DREAMS WITH YOU WILL NEVER CEASE
tack, love, romance,
Dreams will never cease,
I dream of our walk together
the lane of rustling shades
The holding of our hands
That gave simple but immense pleasure
All You'll Never Get Back
tack, angst, introspection, life, lost love, love,
Walks down by the harbor.
That cafe where are table still waits.
Times spent alone with you were golden.
So much more than just forgettable dates.
tack, for her, love,
Tick Tack the clock ticks,
It is you that i want to think of,to help me with the picks,
This heat, dehydrates,
I am sure if not that...
The King's English -- George W Bush, Jr
tack, humorous, language, leadership, usa,
Did you tire of one President's lecturing and preaching?
Do you cringe at another's tweets, his lechery and "leechering?"
Then as George W Bush Jr's term fades...
A new teacher whose discipline lacked,
From his pupils was daily attacked.
So he taped to each chair
A sharp tack in despair
And they soon got the point...
tack, life, love, time
Daylight saving time
Springing forth and falling back
Spinning on in close hauled tack
Leaving wakes of fierce held tears
In tidal bores of racing years
With no time spent...
NOT His Day
tack, character, confusion, funny, imagery,
His habit to put his socks on first
Started these shenanigans one day
After a shower, he donned said socks
With one sagging in a nagging way
tack, food, humorous,
I fancied an omelette
So I bought myself some eggs,
I cracked a few in a bowl
And drained them to the dregs.
Then I got the whisk out
Eves light standing
a wish made
the unicorn guardian
blessed be !
holding a babe
In cradled wing
and grasping mane
astride my friend
We morphed again
Up and out
on my winged...
my lap top
my keyboard sometimes sticks and snarls up my story
went to the store and got jiffy lube and what a glory
my fingers slide across...