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Chinook Poems - Poems about Chinook

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Premium Member T'was The Night Before Christmas
...assured Santa that help was on the way And no expense would be spared to save Christmas day. Within minutes an army chinook was soon on its way And brought with it a tow chain to pull the sleigh Mrs Claus and the elves came out, to wa......Read More
Categories: chinook, christmas, humor,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member 17 SEAL Team 6 Brothers
...On August 6, 2011, Extortion 17, in Afghanistan, Chinook transport helicopter, shot down with 17 SEAL Team 6 brothers on board, all perished on an early morn with no ......Read More
Categories: chinook, 8th grade, august, bereavement,
Form: Elegy
Fo'c's'le - A Dream
...unding aft of stern. Now in the glow of the coal oil lamp Sat The Dane who came to trade. He mumbled a Chinookian curse and winced. He sensed my mariner's cred, how I lit my smoke; Muscle memory and addiction ......Read More
Categories: chinook, boat, endurance, history, native
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Chinook Moon
...Ilchee, the "Moon Girl". She paddled her own canoe, Bronze gaze, heart of steel. https://natureasneighbors.c......Read More
Categories: chinook, history, moon, native american,
Form: Haiku
The Long House
...The Long House Precontact Our sky is incense Pause beneath our natio......Read More
Categories: chinook, environment, history, native american,
Form: Haiku

...den nook while you sleep five winks and create with just one look up here you can be a butterfly lost in the winds of chinook reveal most anything, be transparent as an open book Dreams are made of fairy dust and gold my mom once said......Read More
Categories: chinook, appreciation, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Purple Loosestrife
...the way; followed by pink blooms as trees don costumes and Nature sniffs Spring's bouquet. Dandelions grow where Chinook winds blow. Weaving carpets of yellow; amidst fields of green transforming the scene as mellow as a cello. ......Read More
Categories: chinook, 10th grade, beautiful, image,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Star Power
...elephant’s foot. Fukushima’s seven year menses – Pacific stained – west coast tide pool colors an invasive green as Chinook escapements fill five year graves. Intractable cesium hangovers bleed MOX cocktails Nostrils blowing bubbles o......Read More
Categories: chinook, cancer, death, environment, pollution,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Alaska, The Last Frontier
...sea is directed.' Home to barren-ground caribou, lemmings and polar bears, Willow ptarmigan, moose And the stately Chinook King salmon, And home to the nation’s only herd of wood bison: Thought not to exist but, reintroduced And ......Read More
Categories: chinook, celebration, culture, education, history,
Form: Verse
Too Much
... I like talking to you too much your depth and passion and charm I like talking to you too much unexpected wind the Chinook disarms I like talking to you too much spinning in your smile, catching in your laugh I like talking to yo......Read More
Categories: chinook, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: friends - XV, Part One
...nd who works in banks, we always drop in - in person - to say thanks. The friend’s wife even if she’s a bad cook is no chinook to hook. If friends go on vacation with their wives, they always know who connives. Friends who live close-up ......Read More
Categories: chinook, father daughter, friendship, fun,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 34
...y horse feeds on the grass of unowned soil I reflect on my moments of intemperance with the natives when I thrashed a Chinook thief into bleeding shame, the order I gave to burn their village to silent ash when my dog and saddle were sto......Read More
Categories: chinook, adventure, introspection,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 33
...boiling sea water in kettles to manufacture a nutritious salt, the Clatsop Indians are not the onery thieves that the Chinook are, in fact, they are merry hustlers with fine things to trade, the Clatsop chief, Coboway was in fort today,......Read More
Categories: chinook, adventure, business,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 30
...pecting for the U.S. like a spider in the night, up to this point its been a non issue, it must remain that way, the Chinooks actually build wooden huts, some resemble shacks, this is probably from being in contact with European merchan......Read More
Categories: chinook, adventure,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Chinook
...It arises out over the Pacific, sweeping east over Vancouver Island, down the Strait and up the Coast Range. Coolin......Read More
Categories: chinook, memory, weather, , western,
Form: Haibun

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