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Best Tallahassee Poems

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


Premium Member Leaving Tallahassee
A crooning owl sang me to sleep each night
From beyond the great oak that held my torn kite
 
Ripples from the pool filter heard each...

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Categories: tallahassee, places
Form: Couplet



Premium Member The Classy Lassie from Tallahassee
There once stayed a dove in Tallahassee
With blond hair the bonniest of lassies
    She helped with my writes
    Morning,...

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Categories: tallahassee, friendship, on writing and words, people,
Form: Limerick
Tallahassee Driving
upon hard grey streets of asphalt I drive
through morn’s muted orange glow 
white headlights shine, red brake lights blink in time
with changing signals red, yellow,...

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Categories: tallahassee, funny, parody, places,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Tallahassee Lassie
Down Tallahassee
Down Florida way
The talents of a poet
Make this Highlanders day

The writes we read
The tales she shares
Incredible words
Just make me stare

The more I read
The more...

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Categories: tallahassee, inspirationalme,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tallahassee to Ormond Beach
Down in Tallahassee
An American lassie stayed
Her poetry is a joy to read
It's the way her writes displayed

Writes on subjects cool
They en captured all our thoughts
Of...

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Categories: tallahassee, friendship, inspirational, on writing and words,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member TALLAHASSEE MAN
 There was old man from Tallahassee
Who loved woman and lots of whiskey  
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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallahassee, humor,
Form: Limerick
Underneath The Tallahassee Bridge
I could not
Recognize his voice,
When I made this choice,
To sell my soul to the devil
I suppose, he wears the right clothes
We met underneath the Tallahassee...

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Categories: tallahassee, imagination
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lifeless Eyes of Ted Bundy
Lifeless were the eyes of infamous Ted Bundy
No remorse, all emotion had been doused
His gaze pierced my soul as I gave testimony
 
He maintained there’d...

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Categories: tallahassee, people
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member Tribute to Daniel
“In this life there’s been heartache and pain”
How could I begin to find love again
Desperado walking a tightrope
I looked down and Daniel gave me hope
...

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Categories: tallahassee, dedication, lost lovelife, love, new york,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Airwave Pandemonium
With my recorder I pursued my quest
This assignment seemed like a courage test
     That’s why my boss sent me
  ...

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Categories: tallahassee, adventure, confusion, funnyfootball,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member End of the Bowden Reign
From Deion Sanders to Warrick Dunn
Bobby Bowden coached some of the best
Highly regarded by team and staff
The FSU coach withstood each test

With two national championships
And...

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Categories: tallahassee, angst, sports
Form: Quatrain
Diesel Ministry
He pulled into Birmingham, one cold,November day,
Having just come down from "Tulsey town" and Memphis by the way.
Time to call in to locate his next...

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Categories: tallahassee, faith, inspirational, life, on work and
Form: I do not know?
Night Ride
New Orleans thieved my heart at the start of spring, 
my stomach dropped along the bayou 
across to Mobile on train.
She stopped long enough to...

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© Jane III  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tallahassee, life, travel, write,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The James Gang - Wordslingers
High noon beckons
For this trio of men
With a flick of the wrist
And the write of their pen
 
Words transcend from thoughts to paper
Like a delicate...

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Categories: tallahassee, friendship, inspirational, on writing and words,
Form: Rhyme
Chassy
Middle age woman from Tallahassee
believed she was something very classy.
Finger rings
Brooches, things
But time had warped her hourglass chassy
...

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Categories: tallahassee, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member An Owls Goodbye
There sits on a perch
An Owl so proud
In a forested area
With it's Tallahassee crowd
 
There will be a sad day
Drawing so near
Flapping his wings goodbye
As...

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Categories: tallahassee, animals, nature
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Some Temples


Some temples are cluttered.
Everywhere there are
wrathful-playful-sexual-vengeful-
gesturing-carousing-beckoning-
ascending-descending-riding-
weeping-flying-singing,
or just sitting around
   Gods.

The congregation ride luggage carts 
in the dead of night,
sing drunkenly, slam doors, 
or...

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Categories: tallahassee, poetry,
Form: Blank verse