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Hobo Poems - Poems about Hobo

Hobo Poems - Examples of all types of poems about hobo 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 hobo.
Premium Member Hopping a Freight Train in Wheeling
...The freight train puffs a veil of smoke into the night. The iron rails rumble. Be still. Now. There it is, the engine's call, fading To the distance. Between shadows, a lean figure grips tight ......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, loneliness, night,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Hobo Tales
...There once was a hobo that lived by the tracks Never ate a full meal, just ate lots of snacks He rode in a boxcar most everywhere he went And traveled for free, didn’t spend a cent He had a nam......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, adventure, corruption, magic, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Driftwood - A Brief Fantasy Adventure
...sculptured hobo of the sea a pirate’s swashbuckling adventure siren, kraken, leviathan or some other ocean creature but now enjoying retirement as peaceful a garden feature ......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, adventure, fantasy, fun, garden,
Form: Rhyme
Zenith University
... Zenith University I am a proud graduate  of Zenith University,  where the quality stays on  until the little dot  shrinks and goes away.  I attended that fine institution  with ......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, appreciation, celebrity, education, fun,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FOOTLE the TROCHAIC verse
...Hobo no bread in shed......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, poetry,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Bob
...I once had a buddy named Bob He was an unbearable slob I pressed him a suit And dressed him up cute He dirtied it quickly, the knob.......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, fashion, friend, friendship, funny,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Hobo
...hobo perambulates through the concrete jungle. he prowls the city streets by day, pushing belongings in a shop......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, city, imagery, life, people,
Form: Rictameter
Premium Member Pandemonium In Paradise
...Of parrots and parakeets, no one knows now numbering in the thousands no longer Mexico's bucolic birds new urbanized citizens migrated to the suburbs. If you travel to Los Angeles and county......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, bird, journey, paradise,
Form: Verse
Premium Member A Hobo Ought To Know
...A hobo ought to know the sound of a train from that of acid rain Cos' if he don't know he'll be good as dead by the time ~ the last whistle blows......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, death, surreal, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Patrick
...Step right up Come down below! Welcome To the side show See Patrick the clown! Spiral down Tendrils Twine around Hobo Give us thrills! Break our hearts Star attracti......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, character, sad, sympathy,
Form: Verse
Mangrove Jack
...Mangrove Jack He might attack Always lurking Never twerking Twigs in his hair His smell everywhere Dirt under his nails His creepiness prevails Mangrove Jack He will be back…......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, 8th grade, fish, for
Form: Rhyme
Jinxed Jesting Jejune Junior Jobber
...Jinxed jesting jejune junior jobber... just jabbering gibberish (A - J) Again, another awkward ambitious arduous attempt at alphabetically arranging atrociously ambiguously absolutely asinine ......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Perspective
...it is another day an I’m in it thanks to the miracle of life in some way I am a vagrant scavenging loitering sleeping rough on the waste ground of unfulfilled promises note to Self focus on......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Train and the Room Out Back
...A train went by in the distance and I could hear it passing every few hours or so from the back bedroom of my grandfather’s house My room, when mom came home after she and dad derailed, but ......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, death, family, moving on,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Making H Famous
...Haggard honey-loving homies held Hank’s hamhocks hostage He hitched his hayrack, having habitual hints hint his huffiness. Harry harbored horrifically hideous habits, hissing his heebe-jeebies. H......Read the rest...
Categories: hobo, word play,
Form: Alliteration

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