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Bison Poems - Poems about Bison

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Oglala Lament: December, 1890
...We cannot eat lies or feast on empty promises No more than the bison, starving in the desert sand We cannot clothe our children as we run from the Wasichus Our teepees torn an......Read More
Categories: bison, prayer,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Poet's Quest
...rare Verse atmosphere, For love, the form Need not conform, She may prefer To write of war, Perhaps of birds Or bison herds, She not not speak Only the sweet, No need to hide The ugly side, There is a fund Of things to find, ......Read More
Categories: bison, animal, bird, love, sweet,
Form: Verse
Premium Member I Am Eagle
...f the magnificence of such things! Shimmering lakes (from which later for lunch I'll snag a trout)! Below, herds of bison and groups of deer with fawns gamboling about! Heard are dulcet hymns of water rushing o'er stones in meanderin......Read More
Categories: bison, bird, creation,
Form: Personification
Leave Time To Wander
...ool. Then a cabin that was used by Teddy Roosevelt, found history wandering, just going where I felt. Nearby was a bison ranch, a fitting spot I guess, with meat at better prices then all of the rest. Leave some time for wanderin......Read More
Categories: bison, appreciation, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Herd of Bears
...olled up my windows, and then drove into the park to explore. There were deer and elk and some arctic wolves, some bison and a cougar feeding, and some caribou wandering about, it was pleasant to be there and seeing these critters......Read More
Categories: bison, animal, fear, life, light,
Form: Rhyme

Gloster Javelin
...ritain which stands ready and willing in defence No longer safe from the tenuous Russian reach Of Bear and Badger and Bison bombers Silver painted monsters each carrying Huge thermonuclear city killing bombs And long range stand off mi......Read More
Categories: bison, conflict, flying, military, technology,
Form: Free verse
slavery and reparations all done
...he Jewish people's perhaps the longest & cruelest, With smaller holocausts to spouses, persons, populations (including bison) Yes, in 1860, my ancestors were shanghied into South Africa - Zulus were self-confident, with land, cattle, goo......Read More
Categories: bison, africa, america, analogy, black
Form: Bio
Inventive Humans
...We invented the spear, and the mammoths were dead. Then our flintlocks and muskets filled bison with dread. Next came chainsaws and oil: planting bones in the soil. What new wonders I wonder will spring from......Read More
Categories: bison, animal, humanity, humorous, irony,
Form: Limerick
Bull-Bison Rodeo, Part II
......I must’ve passed out not long after that, in the hospital people did say that bison and bull went for ten minutes, before the tired, and both slunk away. The people called it the best rodeo tha......Read More
Categories: bison, adventure, animal, fun, humor,
Form: Narrative
Bull-Bison Rodeo, Part I I was somewhere just east of Yellowstone, the sun settled, it soon would be dark, in the shadows I saw a great bison grazing on grass, just outside of the park. He was a tall and robust animal, with huge horns and a big, shagg......Read More
Categories: bison, adventure, animal, fun, humor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Mighty Tatonka, words = 140 total, counted at * ( "Tatonka" is the Native American word for buffalo or bison ) ......Read More
Categories: bison, animal, appreciation, men, native
Form: Sonnet
mighty beast the buffalo
...might we tame the bison his strength shall pull our carts and carry our grains that we might then show these people who great we are......Read More
Categories: bison, adventure, america, animal, business,
Form: Ode
...rappe. And my only thought was how soon and how fast we could get away! I lost my appetite to eat with American bisons! With god-ugly toes jutting out of cheap, plastic flip-flops. Fat leaping out of obnoxious holes on jeans of......Read More
Categories: bison, america, angst, celebration, clothes,
Form: I do not know?
The Midget Matador
...what else can I say, I quickly slipped away, and to the city I did go. That was my strangest ‘fun,’ until I rode a bison right through a small town rodeo…......Read More
Categories: bison, adventure, character, conflict, humorous,
Form: Narrative
Longfellow's Hades
...yl waltzed, pages rustled and I came down dactylic stairs into my personal Hades of dreams. Beavers are in the Styx! Bison hide in reeds from mosquitos. Herds of wild mustangs graze on the Elysium fields. Red-skinned young ladies with as......Read More
Categories: bison, books, dream,
Form: Prose Poetry

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