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Chapping Poems

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List of New Poems

PMPoem TitlePoetFormFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Welcome To Winter Caren Krutsinger Free verse Free verse chapping, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Miss First January Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Imagism Imagism chapping, addiction, analogy, destiny, humanity,
Sentient Embrace of My Chaste Lover Stephen Parker Rhyme Rhyme chapping, beauty, best friend, body,
Seasons Sam Mayhue Free verse Free verse chapping, lovewinter, winter,
Premium Member Poem Sleigh Ride Memories Judith Angell Meyer Free verse Free verse chapping, happiness, life, love, nostalgia,

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Chapping Poem Example

Sleigh Ride Memories

Pushing back the snow,
the barn door slowly opens
against the drifts.

Inside smells are rich and warm.
Hay and straw and animals mix 
sparking memories of a long ago stable. 

The tarp is heavy,
but uncovers a shiny red sleigh.
Runners honed to a keen shushing edge.

Sounding of hooves on wooden floor
Snorting his readiness to go.
Harness tight, bells in place

Isinglass heater under a buffalo robe,
cuddling close,
let’s go!

We disappeared into plumes of snow off galloping hooves,
with mane flying in the breath of nostrils flaring.

Sleigh bells singing their song in rhythm of  beating hooves, 
crisp air and joyful hearts cuddle under robes of excitement

racing, racing

Caps pulled down over ears,
cheeks chapping, hands clasping, 
hearts racing,

faster ... faster ...  faster ...

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