Cowboy Poems | Examples of Cowboy Poetry

Cowboy Poems. Below are examples of cowboy poetry. This list of poetry in the cowboy format or form is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Cowboy poetry is one that was written by cowboys and others associated with the cowboy life (workers on cattle drives and ranches).  Share and read cowboy poem examples on topics such as cattle, humorous, festival, god, Montana, ranch, and Texas. See a comprehensive cowboy definition with format, rules, and structure of the poetry form. These poetic works will help you to learn how to write Cowboy poetry and see how the best poets from all over the world write this form of poetry.


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Read wonderful cowboy poetry on the following sub-topics: birthday, black, cattle, christmas, christian, cowgirl, death, horse, humorous, father, festival, funeral, funny, god, kindergarten life, little, love, memorial, montana, old, ranch, texas, wedding and more.

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New Cowboy Poems

the next jean charles de menezes not barry george right here gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
The Great Suburban Cowboy David Welch Cowboy appreciation, confidence, engagement, how
CATTLECOAAT DIPOLAMCY Allan Terry Cowboy anti bullying, boxing day ,
Premium Member Poem GHOST TOWN Kim Rodrigues Cowboy humor,
The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part IV David Welch Cowboy adventure, history, hurt, judgement,
The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part III David Welch Cowboy adventure, history, hurt, judgement,
The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part II David Welch Cowboy adventure, history, hurt, judgement,
The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part I David Welch Cowboy adventure, history, hurt, judgement,
Weekly Circuit Rodeo David Welch Cowboy animal, celebration, culture, fun,
coronation street 2 queens gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
back under surveillance gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
Premium Member Poem Lightning Kim Rodrigues Cowboy horse,
george the poet and my lover old bill gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
cruising for a bruising poetry challenge set by msayphoz gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
Oh God Daniel Schack Cowboy age, america, anxiety, art,
The Honky-Tonk Ghost, Part II David Welch Cowboy dance, jealousy, loss, lust,
The Honky-Tonk Ghost, Part I David Welch Cowboy dance, jealousy, loss, lust,
Eternity To Enjoy It David Welch Cowboy death, god, heaven, hope,
Saddle soap and Mini Skirts Allan Terry Cowboy appreciation, baby, beach, beautiful,
Premium Member Poem Cowboy Cattle Gatherer James Edward Lee Sr. Cowboy adventure, animal,
Trail Ride David Welch Cowboy day, farm, freedom, horse,
tANGlES THE ONION PEELER Allan Terry Cowboy adventure, art, business, celebration,
withdrawing from the hood gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
good by to thisisbigbrotherDOTcom gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,
the Internet killed the department store by poet ben dover gate low Cowboy addiction, allah, analogy, animal,

taxation
by gate low
taxation 19.08.18

getting a vibe
not fake or plastic
rodrigo good sport to join mexican tribe
ryan gets gold for saying fantastic.
story of pain
rodrigo felt the bully
no self confidence...

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Do They the cowboy ballet
by Allan Terry
they seek words
to describe their thoughts
they mock the English
they Curse him in French
they mumble his name in Russian
and laugh at him in German
yet they speak...

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Rose Are Red The Skies Are blue
by Ashley Yeager Gilchrist Smith
Roses Are Red The Skies are Blue
Wrote By:
Ashley Marie Gilchrist/Smith/Yeager


Roses are Red The skies are blue
Roses are Red The skies are blue  Roses are Red...

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date on thursday with my inspirational brother
by gate low
date on thursday with my inspirational brother 11.08.18

going to live in fantasy
assess monitor and vent fury
greater then any ecstasy
this judge will guide the poetry jury.
fascinating...

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papa will the glory corrupt
by gate low
papa will the  glory corrupt   05.08.18

the man was running
this was no south korean variety test
positive len was gunning
have to do homework in...

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the next jean charles de menezes not barry george right here
by gate low
the next jean charles de menezes not barry george right here 04.08.18

something has got to occur
not being arrogant or giving it big
way to work in...

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The Great Suburban Cowboy
by David Welch
I live in suburban Pittsburg,
but my heart yearns for western climes,
undoubtedly from watching films
that dressed up and romanticized
the sweep of the tall-grass prairie,
desert cactus and...

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CATTLECOAAT DIPOLAMCY
by Allan Terry
THEY WERE NOT ADMIRED, THEY WERE HARDLY EVEN LIKED, THEY REFRAMED FROM COMMENT DUE TO THEIR DISPOSITION, ALLOWING
SOMEONE WITH A GREATER DISPOSITION TO BE IN...

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GHOST TOWN
by Kim Rodrigues
The clanking sound of spurs, the sun’s glare
off the shiny doppelganger derringers.
Her hat tipped onto her sweating brow.

“Contests! We don’t need no stinking contests!”

Her cowhide...

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The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part IV
by David Welch
IV.
The bandits jolted as slugs struck home hard,
only one was able to shoot back,
Meredith’s horse reared, and tossed her off,
she slammed to the ground and...

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The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part III
by David Welch
III.
Another week had passed with little change,
when Meredith came up and said to him:
“I would like to get out of town for a bit,
let’s go...

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The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part II
by David Welch
II.
In the week that followed that cold, hard scene,
Reno settled in and got down to work,
he did tie up loose ends for the estate,
but mostly...

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The Gun-hand's Revenge, Part I
by David Welch
I.
When Sullivan ‘Reno’ Richards rode into
the small, northern Utah town of Stillman,
he’d been unemployed going on three months
since he’d left his job as a hired...

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Weekly Circuit Rodeo
by David Welch
After a long week it is Friday,
and that means it’s time to go
to a corral twenty minutes off,
the weekly circuit rodeo.

Get there early ’cause they...

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coronation street 2 queens
by gate low
coronation street 2 queens 04.07.18

midweek was not tragic
take both down isle on each arm
it would be a kind of magic
just like brian waking to break...

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back under surveillance
by gate low
back under surveillance 04.07.18 

i no the word 
i don't give a screw 
this is no quickie with a bird 
my biggest fan is boy...

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Lightning
by Kim Rodrigues
i sit upon a majestic horse
a skittish cowgirl
i am for a day

dog keeps watch
drives me into bear country
i hold tight the reins

until my knuckles are...

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george the poet and my lover old bill
by gate low
george the poet and my lover old bill 02.07.18

this is going to follow
don't expect a raid at dawn
don't do the sympathy wallow
never is self pity...

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cruising for a bruising poetry challenge set by msayphoz
by gate low
cruising for a bruising poetry challenge set by msayphoz  01.07.18

welcome to the stalk
talking about this is forbidden
me and bill are like cheese and chalk
yet...

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Oh God
by Daniel Schack
I don't know everything.    If I knew everthing I'd be God.     But I know I'm not God. ...

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The Honky-Tonk Ghost, Part II
by David Welch
...Janet’s eyes went wide at the words,
Edna said,”It was so tragic.
Steve would come dance on Friday nights,
with the girls he worked his magic.
He met a...

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The Honky-Tonk Ghost, Part I
by David Welch
Janet went down to the honky-tonk
for some line-dancing and some beer,
down to a joint called ‘Edna Mae’s,’
she always had a good time here.
Old Edna, tattooed,...

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Eternity To Enjoy It
by David Welch
I barely notice the horse as he walks,
his gait is so incredibly smooth,
we’ve been riding all morning on this ridge,
and have settled down into a...

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Saddle soap and Mini Skirts
by Allan Terry
get yo Trick way from the Phunk
she already Phunky enuff!
smoke those cigars
don't forget to puff
This Trick is already
phunky enuff!
Aint no pants able to
contain this Phunk
This...

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Cowboy Cattle Gatherer
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Alone as I walk in the sunlight
No one around but me and my shadow
So I walk on even so the heated bright
Reminds me that the...

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Trail Ride
by David Welch
I squeeze in on the horse’s side,
spurring the mustang to a trot,
he makes his way on this trail ride,
up a hill to a sunny spot.

Three...

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tANGlES THE ONION PEELER
by Allan Terry
WIPE THE TEARS FROM YOUR EYES
THE ONIONS ARE TAKEN AWAY FROM YOU
CRY NO MORE THAT THEY SHALL
BE SAUTEED AND EATIN!
THAT THE LABORS OF THESE PERSONS...

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withdrawing from the hood
by gate low
withdrawing from the hood 31.05.18

its not going to be easy
built in a day was not rome
flattery was all fake and cheesy
with the privileged is where...

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good by to thisisbigbrotherDOTcom
by gate low
good by to thisisbigbrotherDOTcom 30.05.18

thank you for platform
time now is to leave
it was a self scorn
trust and believe.
not understood
it really did inflate
trying to discuss for...

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the Internet killed the department store by poet ben dover
by gate low
the Internet killed the department store by poet ben dover 29.05.18

unlike the striker
we have no loyalty
no longer to west end being a hiker
internet protects as...

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