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Best Tallgrass Poems

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


Tallgrass Ocean
Across the prairie, driving fast,
a gust of wind, I cannot pass,
I’m transfixed by rippling grass,
stop the car in this empty space,
the blades all move in...

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Categories: tallgrass, america, appreciation, beauty, earth, imagery, introspection,
Form: Rhyme



Hidden Beauty
Hidden beauty resides not in the grace like charms
Of coy smiles 
Painted across a gentle Madonnas face.
Nor is she vested within the chastened vows
Of saintly...

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Categories: tallgrass, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
THE LONELY BARN ON GREENPOINT ROAD
A run-down barn nestled among low and gentle hills,

it adds natural charm to a breathtaking landscape.


On sunny mornings, it adorns itself with sunrays,

making the screeching...

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Categories: tallgrass, history, peace, places, seasons
Form: Couplet
Waiting for the Light
     It's quiet as he rises,
Makes his way to the kitchen,
Builds a pot of coffee,
In the dark before the morn.
Stands on...

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Categories: tallgrass, cowboy-western, faith, introspection, life, people, places,
Form: Cowboy
Premium Member on the surface
 The grocer still smiles at the family
Passing by his counter, owl-eyed at the
Fresh food display,
Shot down in the streets defending freedom,
While shareholders measure outcomes.
In...

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Categories: tallgrass, political,
Form: Free verse