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Durham Poems - Poems about Durham

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Premium Member On Prebends Bridge, Thinking of Sarah
...f God, half castle ‘gainst the Scot”, Sir Walter Scott enthused when from this bridge he wondered at the majesty of Durham, as so did I, and countless youthful eyes before and since, bright futures beckoning. She must have revelled i......Read More
Categories: durham, bereavement, heartbreak, loss, memory,
Form: Free verse



Washington's Miracle, Part I
...them tied up while his main force struck, he had too few men to risk fighting fair. Then his main force piled into Durham Boats at a place locals called McConkey’s Ferry, to cross the Delaware and march from the north, but from the ......Read More
Categories: durham, america, conflict, courage, history,
Form: Epic
Premium Member A Sad Day
...ldren all around, And the colorful lights that hang with such brightness to be found… There is news coming from the Durham New Hampshire town: That only brings heaviness, with a solemn, very sad, frown No more Christmas wreaths on the......Read More
Categories: durham, anger, angst, endurance, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Jarrow crusaders
...ng Street via Marble Arch, plight never debated, rejection no treat. Two hundred men marched from Jarrow County Durham to London, started October 5th 1936, reached their destination on October 31st 1936, to deliver a petition asking......Read More
Categories: durham, betrayal, character, class, community,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member DURHAM BULLS
...DURHAM BULLS A triple-A minor league team, most remember Bull Durham the movie. I, the most spectacular firework se......Read More
Categories: durham, baseball, family, weather,
Form: Narrative



This Is the End my Friend
...l could make In my mind and ears hear it still Again in heaven know that I will. We are Australian Seekers Judith Durham Farwell 1968 Jim Horn......Read More
Categories: durham, allegory, analogy, appreciation,
Form: Couplet
Can Hardly Wait
...ilege it us for us to communicate; Read next philosophical poem can hardly wait. Jill and I will be leaving Raleigh-Durham airport on May 17th heading for London. We will be staying at Park Place Victoria Hotel. We then will be leavin......Read More
Categories: durham, best friend, inspirational,
Form: Couplet
land
...ll. Joyous family life or perilous battle abroad? Will you take a summer day trip to Chester or a winter holiday in Durham? England here for us all to see. So much to see and do. You add to our history in your own way. ......Read More
Categories: durham, beauty, culture, england, history,
Form: Free verse
A poem of my comments
...A poem of my comments By Thomas Durham Some are nice and helpful, Some are mean and hateful, Some make me smile, Some make me sad, Some make me wa......Read More
Categories: durham, happiness,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member More Bits
...ng waves lapping the coral white sands and forming pools an eel giving him a fright Steadily heading south destination Durham. There to catch a clipper finding its berth tight. Avoiding the bows where caught fast is a ray stinking worse ......Read More
Categories: durham, adventure, africa, travel,
Form: Monorhyme
Owl
... short-eared durham owl meditating over the dale's edge, shadows the fields and folds in elegant diurnal flight. on windside,careful......Read More
Categories: durham, nature,
Form: Free verse
Elizabeth
...lping people, love Who fears pure dark, the future, Who would like to see Eiffel Tower, statue of liberty, Resident of Durham NC Torres ......Read More
Categories: durham, ,
Form: ABC
What a Story in Those Old Hands
...religious but I know he loved the Lord and knowing him I feel that it was okay. His only vice was a 5 cent bag of Bull Durham smoking tobacco when he had the price. I've heard him cuss but he'd always tell me you don't repeat that cause it......Read More
Categories: durham, dedication, family, happiness, life,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Cowboy Philosopher
...n saddle horn, And tilted back his ten-gallon hat that was sweat-stained and worn. From his shirt pocket he took a Bull Durham tobacco pouch, And with one hand made a roll-yer-own - at that he was no slouch! "Son", he drawled, "I'd be much......Read More
Categories: durham, day, me, old, work,
Form: Rhyme
TRIMDON GRANGE EXPLOSION
...TRIMDON GRANGE EXPLOSION * ( 16 FEB 1882, DURHAM, ENGLAND ) Noo March is heor and the wind she’s cowld * But the sixty nine sowls divvent feel it - stran......Read More
Categories: durham, death, history,
Form: Verse

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