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El Paso Poems - Poems about El Paso

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Recluse by dint of circumstance second cell
...ct targets no matter forbears indigenous to America unfortunately been man-date to bite bullet within badlands of El Paso meanwhile oblivious hermit aging barnacle encrusted manacles absorbing cumulative dampness no longer granti......Read More
Categories: el paso, abuse, adventure, allegory, america,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member These old boots
...equila fill the air. Gracias for the good time, but these old boots got to go. Hitched a ride on an old cattle truck to El Paso, my Stetson blocking the sun and hiding my bloodshot eyes. Throwing cow chips at an old wooden fence, I count th......Read More
Categories: el paso, western,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Playing cards
...nish wasn't easy for a gringo like me, but I had no choice. I was playin' cards and drinkin' Mezcal at a nowhere bar in El Paso. I didn't have any money in my pockets but I was bluffing to win, I lost. I stood up, pulled my six gun and shot......Read More
Categories: el paso, western,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member IT WEREN'T WORTH TEXAS
... Where the turkey buzzards fly, Like a landscape meant to warn you Just how far a man can fall. Except for Ruby in El Paso, Hell, it weren’t worth Texas at all. Took a powder in Fort Stockton. Crossed the Pecos makin’ time. San......Read More
Categories: el paso, travel,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Presidential Perspectives
...~ Words just get in the way Kamala Harris is singing her song That open borders can never be wrong She went to El Paso But forgot her lasso Got egg on her face, not even well-hung Morose now, Donald Trump sits and he plots ......Read More
Categories: el paso, america, giggle, inspirational, leadership,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member WHY THE USA HAS A BORDER
... “ Where is the border?” “ Well, not in El Paso, mam!” Thee older men were crying in their beer. All were veterans with no legs.......Read More
Categories: el paso, america, inspiration, patriotic,
Form: Verse
Premium Member USA BORDER FUNDAMENTALS
... USA Border Fundamentals “ Where is the border?” “ Well, not in El Paso, mam!” Three older men were crying in their beer. All were veterans with no legs. They felt like crying ......Read More
Categories: el paso, america, patriotic,
Form: Verse
Premium Member El Paso, Texas
...El Paso, Texas desert landscape mountain tops cactus’s so green sand storms dry air Footprints of......Read More
Categories: el paso, color, seasons,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member The Ambassador of Spring
...The desert of El Paso, Texas is never second best. Several species of feathered friends choose here to build a nest ......Read More
Categories: el paso, bird, strength,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Virtual Insanity
...'s attention? Oh, indeed some will scoff and pay no heed. Get real, my friends! How many more bodies do you need? El Paso, Dayton, and Chicago where streets run weekend-red! Say what? That body count not high enough? Attacks on p......Read More
Categories: el paso, america, angst, patriotic, peace,
Form: Free verse
Recluse by dint of circumstance
...ct targets no matter forbears indigenous to America unfortunately been man-date n to bite bullet within badlands of El Paso meanwhile oblivious hermit aging rusted manacles granted no resistance timely manumission lovely bones restor......Read More
Categories: el paso, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member AFTER COLUMBINE
...came Marjorie Stoneman Douglass High… But nothing has been done… Today these mass murders persist as we sadly add El Paso and Dayton to the list. We should have learned our lesson that was in that first mass shooting taught… but ......Read More
Categories: el paso, grief,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Cowards Not Heroes
...COWARDS, NOT HEROESv Cowards, not heroes, Call them what they are Not Martyrs, killers of babies, children, people ......Read More
Categories: el paso, violence,
Form: Rhyme
Frontier days
...Fort Worth to El Paso, a long stretch of tracks Deputies securing Wells Fargo money sacks, With reins in hand, stagecoach en route ......Read More
Categories: el paso, imagery, , western,
Form: Rhyme
A Big Thank You
...To get a phone call in the middle of the Night is drear. A man from the El Paso Texas Police Department is on the line. It would appear This is about my daughter. I am now wide Awake and......Read More
Categories: el paso, adventure, anxiety, appreciation, blessing,
Form: Villanelle

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