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Highlands Poems - Poems about Highlands

Highlands Poems - Examples of all types of poems about highlands to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for highlands.
...Like nomad soul, he flew away Looking for a fine place to stay A deck of cards, full of aces He searched gold in far flung places His great nickname means "rattan bag" He's a packer, moved ......Read More
Categories: highlands, dedication,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Striving Upwards
...*Inspired By Thoth Trismegistus_ Three Times The Greatest Striving Upwards to Capture the Sun To Capture the Light and Triumph, To Capture the Moment in Psalms of Bliss And Surf Tides like ......Read More
Categories: highlands, light,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Roam Troubadour, Roam
...In earnest I would comb the earth Through desert, mountain, forest, firth Cross highlands, lowlands, rolling hills Swim oceans, rivers, fjords, and kills All to find out where you are No dista......Read More
Categories: highlands, for her, i love
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Kangaroo
...Meet my Kangaroo herd in Australian highlands, The king of the herd is Don, very big and strong, There are many females with little joeys in the pouch, With little protection from the king on the ......Read More
Categories: highlands, animal,
Form: Free verse
Tayaw: the Flying Bird Dance of Native Highlands
...Like a flying bird they swayed To the flow of a beating gong Like two little kids that played To the sound of a native song All the others came to dance Flock of birds; flew high and low ......Read More
Categories: highlands, bird, flying,
Form: Rhyme

The Bearded Deacon Who Became a Saint
...How melancholic was the silent Saint Peter's Basilica without a melody played by the bearded deacon, priest of the Camelites who died in sea-washed Licata; there, the Viol was played by Angelic of......Read More
Categories: highlands, anxiety, christian, history, music,
Form: Narrative
Purple Heart: In Honor of My Father
...I was a young man at the age of nineteen When I was sent to a country on the other side of the world that I had never seen. I was trained as an infantry soldier With an M-16 rifle on my back;......Read More
Categories: highlands, courage, dad, dedication, father,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shaggy Dog Limericks Vi
...The Rottweiler I wouldn’t provoke a Rottweiler Not unless I were prepped like a miler Seems a little inbreeding Done without heeding Has turned Benji into a Sieg Heiler The Saint ......Read More
Categories: highlands, animal, cute, dog, fun,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Cold Air
...Living here in southwest Scotland winter brings its share of cold air along with biting winds so chilling makes you feel thinking it's not fair Then Jack Frost appears so deep getting deep int......Read More
Categories: highlands, holiday, weather, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Banks of Loch Lomond
...I long to traipse across lavender heathered hills and look across the North Sea as a winter wind chills. Again, to dwell in a cottage, nestled in a green glen or traverse Scotland's burns, I yearn......Read More
Categories: highlands, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In Memory of Milton
...I knew Milton through his writing on Poetry Soup and his book, "Ashes on the Snow", (2010). A warm and intimate montage of his life experiences. He was a principled man, whose deep family roots f......Read More
Categories: highlands, tribute,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member The Country Walk That Asked a Question
...Recently being on holiday at Strathpeffer one day taking a countryside walk so pleasant walking among the woods time passed by noticing no clock Having walked quite a fair distance decided to ......Read More
Categories: highlands, bible, nature, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
A Scotsman In the Heather, Wearing Heather Yarns Under Heather Skies Meeting, Someone
...A Scotsman voyaged through the highlands Thickly covered with lush, purple heather Kilt adorned and bare, his regions nether Feeling breezy on this, a grand endeavor He trekked across enjoying ba......Read More
Categories: highlands, silly, voyage,
Form: Rhyme
Sunset On the Spey
...Watching the ripples of the clear water of the Spey Setting sun lighting field and trees of the strath Salmon jumping clear to catch a fly A sob as water runs from my eye. Doon tae the firth o ......Read More
Categories: highlands, angst, change, cry, farewell,
Form: Free verse
Boxful of Scotland Souvenirs At a Car Boot Sale
...boxful of Scotland souvenirs at a car boot sale a life’s possessions in thirty or so boxes from the back of a white Transit knick-knacks from Scotland a wee man with ginger hair tam o’shant......Read More
Categories: highlands, memory, poetry, sad,
Form: Free verse

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