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Buffalo Poems - Poems about Buffalo

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Word Massacre
...ree words they herd together, to drive toward a cliff Trampled once they hit the ground —by verbal hippogriffs (Buffalo Jump-Sheridan Wyoming: July, 2019) ......Read More
Categories: buffalo, words,
Form: Rhyme

The Circle of Life
...stors spirits caused a chill. Looking out over the plains he could hear the horses hooves, the riders panting, the buffalo running. He could smell the sweat as it ran down his Great-Grandfather's face, down the broad painted chest,......Read More
Categories: buffalo, blessing, native american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Trail Of Tears
...The Trail Of Tears. . The snow fell when the long knifes came Savages who robbed the sacred homelands And buffalo slaughtered bloody plains Men woman and children the old and lame Frog marched against their will Never to se......Read More
Categories: buffalo, angst, anxiety, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shawnee Vets from their once inviolable ground! Shield and embrace them prevent their ruination. The pelts of the Exalted Buffalo could never thwart the wicked deeds Execution Destruction Subjugation of your great peoples. Vomit the ......Read More
Categories: buffalo, war,
Form: Free verse
Be Still
...I've been keeping at a Detroit distance, Maintaining that chary "Buffalo Stance", Patient with ink-filled scalpel for instance, Don't you dare me, I am on the off chance. Now I've sh......Read More
Categories: buffalo, confidence, hope, love,
Form: Sonnet

Premium Member Hansel and Gretel My Pet Lynxes
...You can be a turtle, a deer, a buffalo, a dog, frog or a sphynx, But you never know true love until you have fallen for a lynx. I have a pair of them......Read More
Categories: buffalo, animal, cat,
Form: Rhyme
Daily musings
...unning A tune is playing An old man is praying The sun is rising A company is downsizing A jazz tune is heard A buffalo herd The clouds form Executives brainstorm The weatherman predicts A man's cold afflicts A bell is hear......Read More
Categories: buffalo, environment,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Last Winter of the Ghost Road
...of fears And within the SunOthi’ earth dens, the wolves Sungmanitu’ howled with their starvation The stone figured buffalo,Wankan Tanka’s blood was cursed With ice and their coats were bitten with Heyumka Mothers were caged in the ha......Read More
Categories: buffalo, courage, culture, death, endurance,
Form: Narrative
The Road To The Super Bowl
...feel it in the air! They are called the Minnesota Vikings! Play against them if you dare!! There's a feeling in Buffalo, that will be forever in our hearts. The pain of four SuperBowl losses. Can tear your heart apart!! Oh Bu......Read More
Categories: buffalo, appreciation, devotion, football, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hannibal L
...that he knew well would help me shut up a murderer in a cell that felt like hell. This devil I tracked, known as “Buffalo Bill” was eluding me so well. But Hannibal (as you already know from the cell that felt like hell) had given......Read More
Categories: buffalo, parody,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Canons of Maternal Love
...s, cumin, pepper, coriander, cinnamon and a glint of turmeric gold. Her dawns began with cock’s crow. She milked buffalo, churned yogurt and skimmed the spume of butter. Coaxed us into eating breakfast of Paratha, suffused wi......Read More
Categories: buffalo, 12th grade, mother,
Form: Free verse
A New Nation
...ration to generation. Home-made really meant it then as we carved out a new nation. Our friends were the birds and buffalo our teachers were long-gone spirits. Ghosts of wolf and man alike close your eyes and you can feel it. Tak......Read More
Categories: buffalo, america, native american,
Form: Rhyme
...ew, Machiavellian facade Poker hot as an ire red ballot bluff firewall: Algonquin blue urn cry is an ash white buffalo lip stall Retaining power is the be all, black robe rigged wishes for a tabulated election recall Blow t......Read More
Categories: buffalo, allusion, perspective, political, word
Form: Dramatic Verse
Dawn of the Woodpecker incessant tapping—frequent and forceful, like my offbeat attempts at matching the rhythm of Donna the Buffalo on the venue’s upper floor’s safety railing. Seeing how ignoring it prove......Read More
Categories: buffalo, bird, drink, funny, good
Form: Free verse
Premium Member October Lunch “You’re too young to remember me; Toured the state in ’23. Danced on the line y’know. We played the Palace in Buffalo and the Women’s House in Albany. That was a lovely place. Each girl had her own little room, her own little ......Read More
Categories: buffalo, autumn, new york,
Form: Free verse

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