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Des Moines Poems - Poems about Des Moines

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Premium Member Hammy the Hamster
...hen slid in some glue. You are an artist! His mother and father said, admiring him so. They told every hamster from Des Moines to KoKoMo. He has been featured in Art Magazines and has had a show. His favorite paints are the psychedeli......Read More
Categories: des moines, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Shy Man from Des Moines
...There was a shy man from Des Moines Experience-less but with coin Dragged to a whore house He said to her blouse Watch out Ma’am, your bloome......Read More
Categories: des moines, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Candice is a candid candidate
...candidate. Her honesty harvests heretics’ hate Not to be outdone She creates lots of fun Debunking deceivers during Des Moines’ Debate! ......Read More
Categories: des moines, 12th grade, 5th grade,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Interstate 80 Des Moines Iowa January of 1981
... Interstate 80 Des Moines Iowa January of 1981 I was driving a new red Mustang with T-tops I felt sizzling hot Everyone ahead of m......Read More
Categories: des moines, winter,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Worth More Than a Nickel
...There once was a rich man from Des Moines Whose profile was engraved on a coin He was so proud He crowed out loud It was money that kept him going.......Read More
Categories: des moines, humorous, money,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member Never Always Don't
...head, dutifully. always tell the truth, he said, he called in sick to his boss, we went to the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. don't ever gossip, said my grandma. before telling us all the rumors she had ever heard about the neigh......Read More
Categories: des moines, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Terrified of Des Moines
...I was terrified of a Des Moines move To me this was a big city I was from a town of three thousand I did not think people would neighbor t......Read More
Categories: des moines, city,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Two Puppies at Great Spinx of Giza
...We are not going far, Mama they lied to me. Only to Egypt, way across the sea. I figured maybe Des Moines, certainly not Chicago. Which was hundreds of miles, much too far for two puppies to go. Will you be hom......Read More
Categories: des moines, dog,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Getting Juried Out
...I begged Kitchia to let him have hers too. He needs more for the show, I argued. She had been bragging all the way to Des Moines how great it was. Her husband Ronnie loved her painting right? I begged and begged and begged and begged ......Read More
Categories: des moines, art,
Form: Narrative
Reckless in Des Moines
...Schizophrenic tendencies Stealing useless sh*t like a kleptomaniacal king Laughing and tip toeing to the closet Whi......Read More
Categories: des moines, abuse, addiction, anger, angst,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Snow People Pin
...1959, Chariton, Iowa, sixty miles south of Des Moines I was prancing around proudly showing off my snow people pin. Husband and wife, glitzy with glitter, I was ......Read More
Categories: des moines, memory, winter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Imagination Owl
...wanted a peek. He was not against showing them, but he had a tired beak. Tomorrow they want you to do a reading in Des Moines. He was the kind of orator and reader that many seek. He had a gravelly voice, and he rarely charged more t......Read More
Categories: des moines, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dangerously Dramatic Damsels
...Dangerously and dramatic, delightful diamond-clad damsels from Delaware deviously dazzled dashing dapper dweebs from Des Moines. Deliberate dallying drained the dullards of their discerning dendrites. Deeming them deliriously and dubio......Read More
Categories: des moines, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Alliteration
The Hero of Des Moines
...ithin. Lifted me in confidence and allowed, Growth and hope of one day being like him. He was the humble hero of Des Moines, For a solo tackle of a bank thief. We sat so proud on the couch and were joined, By the local news who s......Read More
Categories: des moines, father, father son, friend,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In an Instant
...d this fantastic car. The car itself, or her date’s beautiful smile. I do not remember where we were, but suspect in Des Moines which would make sense as it is the only place we ever went for dates when I was a teenager. I have though......Read More
Categories: des moines, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Prose Poetry

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