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Best Tooth And Nail Poems

Below are the all-time best Tooth And Nail poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of tooth and nail poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Tooth and Nail
Tooth and Nail

In this space, this world we have created,
it is - for most – a very slippery slope
that seems – for many – to...

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Categories: tooth and nail, introspection,



Premium Member A Day In School, Thru Autistic Eyes
alarm goes off*
I sit straight up startled and scared
Just my alarm, I hit the button
Get up and go to the bathroom
I brush my teeth with...

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Categories: tooth and nail, child, childhood, emotions, feelings,

The Powerfool and The Powerful
They deserve the power least;
That desire the power most.

And I saw the duo on the road,
Together on a journey in a tussle,
Behold! The powerfool and...

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Categories: tooth and nail, political, satire, desire, power,

Premium Member The Cold War
I am winter's nemesis.I fight it tooth and nail.
In my youth it declared a war on me.
When I licked that icy rail.
Winter has many weapons...

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© Joe Inka  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tooth and nail, funny, seasonswar, war,

Premium Member Rainbows Dreaming of Gray
Scrambling tooth and nail for a patterned fate
I approached the lofty mansion of Learning's Gate.
All cued up for a slip of paper - the one...

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Categories: tooth and nail, allegory, education, freedom, growing

War of the Spirit
They live in mortal sin and shame
Between the lines of old and new
As us the righteous good and few
See infidels who aren't the same
How dare...

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Categories: tooth and nail, art, faith, war

Old Flossy
Old Flossy
by Don Johnson
Brisbane-Australia

It was there on Sharpen station, ....(ranch)
west near Adavale i'd be. 
Back in the early thirties, 
worst drought you'd ever see. 
Five...

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Categories: tooth and nail, adventureold, old,

So called new friends hangers on and what happens afterwards
Sorry ,
My friend and confident of days old

Do not fret
Regret is wasted until the cost is met

I still hold you in high regard 
I still...

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Categories: tooth and nail, celebrity,

The Powerfool and The Powerful
They deserve the power least;
That desire the power most.

And I saw the duo on the road,
Together on a journey in a tussle,
Behold! The powerfool and...

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Categories: tooth and nail, political, satire, desire, power,

Super Bowl Day
Patriots and Seahawks, today head to head
Will wear the helmets; tooth and nail fight the day
University of Phoenix stadium, the beautiful Grand Canyon state
Sweat and...

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© Nirode Ray  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tooth and nail, football,

Facing up to Cancer


 Thought I’d be fine, I just hadn’t a clue
 You never think it could happen to you.
 Shock and denial raced to the fore
...

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Categories: tooth and nail, cancer,

My Friend
My Friend by Weston Gregory

I'm glad you are my friend
And you are interesting 
There’re no dull moments
And we can share what each 
Other thinking, 
Though...

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Categories: tooth and nail, beautiful, emotions, friend, friendship,

I Never Knew He Didn't Love Me
I was his friend from the first time he opened his eyes 
I taught his his first words 
We took our first steps together his...

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Categories: tooth and nail, age, betrayal, cancer, confusion,

A Changed Man Am I
I parked along Lucky Street 
Down in the Atlanta area Sunday 
And decided to take a seat 
In a small park along the way 
It...

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© will karry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tooth and nail, business, perspective,

Lost Love Story
The heart that has taken on many parts, the lead role in every play,
Stands up on stage too many times, after a while he forgets...

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Categories: tooth and nail, lost love,

Tiger
Blank like a shattered psyche upon a blank man’s face
Blank like a fading vitality line on a heart monitor
Blank like a paper airplane
Blank…blank…blank…
Where hath serenity...

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Categories: tooth and nail, tiger,

Another Year Has Flown By
Another year has come and gone,
but despite changes, I keep moving on.
I walk a little slower, take time to rest.
still work in the garden, is...

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Categories: tooth and nail, anniversary, life,

Gold Medals To Save a Nation
Gold Medals Wanted...

At this point in time, it is a worrisome time when Malaysia as a country fumbles....
Economics, politics and a divided people are part...

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Categories: tooth and nail, children, children, future, patriotic,

Father Time
My shelter, my Patriarch, that has showed the way for me,
Through great words of wisdom and personal misery.
I see the struggles and trials that he...

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Categories: tooth and nail, courage, father, father son,

I am Trayvon Martin
I am young, I am blacc, I am wrongly judged. 
While I'm proud of my skin, my skin's strongly grudged. 
Any place in the United...

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Categories: tooth and nail, bereavement, farewell, meaningful, remember,

Project Green Light
What is this entity that's entered my body
day by day now I feel myself slipping away
slowly fading into memories...?
I fight tooth and nail to overcome...

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© Bo Lanier  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tooth and nail, emotions, fantasy, future, heaven,

A Poem for her Majesty the Queen on her Jubilee

To be English above all is not just a given, from the beginnings of time to the new world position.

It is of bravery and honour...

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Categories: tooth and nail, anniversary, devotion, faith, family,

Premium Member Ode To the Five and Ten
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It was old fashioned shopping,....floors were warm planks of wood
Where footsteps sounded hallow, and the walls were lined with goods
A “5 and 10” cent heaven,...

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Categories: tooth and nail, nostalgia, old,

Candidates

The highest office in our land will soon be decided.
Opponents spar, both tooth and nail; reputations derided.
“Just look at his voting record,” said one brash...

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© James Tate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: tooth and nail, political, me,

Premium Member Three Point Play



Tangled and twisted the players fight tooth and nail
The fourth quarter minutes were quickly counting down
With beads of sweat pouring down senses set on each...

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Categories: tooth and nail, inspirational, sports, uplifting,