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Crane Poems | Examples of Crane Poetry

Crane Poems. Below are examples of poems about crane. This list of poetry about crane is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of crane poetry. This list of works about crane is a great resource for examples of crane poems and show how to write poems about crane. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Crane Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Haunting Intrigue Stoked matthew harris Free verse crane, 11th grade, america, autumn,
Premium Member Poem Halloween is Cancelled P.S. AWTRY Rhyme crane, funny, halloween,
Keep your Signs john scott Rhyme crane, analogy,
PhoeniX J.W. Earnings Free verse crane, 11th grade, 3rd grade,
Holbert Jimmy Coker Rhyme crane, america, beautiful, character, family,
Premium Member Poem In A Heartbeat Maureen McGreavy Free verse crane, first love, poets,
Premium Member Poem Short Ribs D: Bones of Contention Jim Slaughter Light Verse crane, animal, humor,
Flamingo Lindy Plaatjes I do not know? crane, deep, emotions, feelings, love,
Premium Member Poem Bruce Stephe Watson Free verse crane, philosophy,
A Bonanza Of Opportunities Went Up In Gun Smoke matthew harris Free verse crane, 11th grade, 7th grade,

Dame Gravity
by Peggy Brightman
Dame Gravity

As a dear friend battles
nocturnal EMT home invasions,
fainting spells, falls, forgetfulness, 
fading like a plucked peony
my health guilt increases--

what right have I to two...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, age, time,

Build not a wall of trash
by KAYOD5 Kayode

Build not a wall of trash
When the old wall is cracked
Do not ignore the gulf
Make a mortar of steel
And retaining-wall of granite
Make your wall Mount...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, age, old,

A Brand New Life Lease
by john sensele
No reason to sink into dumps
When your spouse scrams from home without leave
Financial muscle into the red jumps
Joy from chaff you can’t sieve

With a head...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, poems,

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Medicine, Solace
by Stephe Watson


I know the Bear.
     watcher, courage
          unpredict(ability)
I know the Snake.
  ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, animal, bird, mythology, native

Imminent or Latent Fuss On A Love Bus
by john sensele
Because you enjoy rights to encumbered time and space
To behave or dress as you please
Without interference bothering your face and surface
I deny you the bothersome...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, poems,

Stadium Seating
by Elizabeth Wyler
Dear Graduates,

… Sometimes, a spring breeze softly blowing 
whispers that a presence needn’t be seen to be felt … 
						
… And sometimes, the people piling...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, angel, bereavement, faith, graduation,

Aces, Braces, Faces and Laces in Wintry Watersheds
by john sensele
Life lost in saline streams
Straining to see
Possibilities in reams and streams
Crane to love me

Although I desire nothing unproven
In the world I grapple to save
From madness...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, poems,

Hollywood
by roger turner
The victim list keeps growing

But no one really cares

The gristmill claims another one

Keep your hands in and don't stare

Hollywood is the golden land

The eternal silver...

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Epic | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, america, betrayal, culture, loneliness,

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Saw Weather Vane
by James Horn
Saw Weather Vane

Inside is where I decided to remain;
Looked out and  saw weather vane;
Beautiful butterflies,
Before my eyes;
On page in book picture of a crane.

Jim...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, allegory, analogy,

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The Goodest Luck
by Jack Ellison


Talk about windy, a record breaker by far
A crane toppled over crushing a bunch of cars
No one was killed
Amazes me still
The goodest luck time to...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, humor,

An Unrepentant Spitball Marksman
by matthew harris
the upshot constituted a figurative straw
     that broke the virtual camels back
where yours truly fingered as scape goat,
   ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Haiku
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
frogs croak in crane creek
clouds conduct rain symphony
shrewd owl joins night show

March 11, 2018...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, analogy, imagery, night, rain,

Dog love
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
Dog love is
Winner takes with injury

Cock love is
Cantankerous and bellicose

Dove love is
Sincere and austere

Crested Crane love is
Until death do them part

Human love is
Dove, cock, dog,...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, relationship, satire,

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The Day of The Parade
by Caren Krutsinger
Clear skies, children’s laughter, old lawn chairs line the street, people wearing giant shamrocks,
Leprechaun leggings, rainbow shirts, fluffy green skirts trimmed in white lace, the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Glimpses of Childhood Memories
by Rose Johnson
Some Glimpses of childhood Memories

The town where I grew up seems much the same 
Its many features yet retained
Still central fountain that caresses the sky
Its...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, child,

Our Zoo
by Mike Hauser
We must live in a zoo
The way that you do
Cry Crocodile tears
Always on cue

As you Monkey around
With every guy in town
Slick as a Snake
With the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, analogy, fun, life,

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Love Lost
by Marc Acrich
Love Lost #55

Why do you yell at me?
It makes me feel terrible
It's hurting my ears 
On my back it sends me chills
Can't you see any...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, lost love,

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Just A Few Clerihews
by craig cornish
Warning, if you are under 60 you may not "get" some of these.

Mohammad Ali
taunting with poetry,
his opponents he'd zing
as he danced 'bout the ring.

Graham Kerr...

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Clerihew | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, fun,

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Super Duper Women Poets
by James Horn
Woman Poets
Super Duper Poetry Soup Woman Poets

A Repeat

Pretty woman poets are living in a palace,
With no malice at all so we call her Alice,
But then...

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Concrete | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, allegory, analogy, , cute,

BREAKING HEADLINE NEWS this Xmas eve 2017
by matthew harris
After a top secret clandestine conclave,
one or more eight Reindeer forsake
played cow word spoilt,
et cetera doe fill full heartbreak,

which Santa Claus immediately claimed
to be “FAKE”...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: crane, abuse, allegory, children, funny,