Horse Poems | Examples of Horse Poetry

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Categories: animal, courage, fishing, flower, horse, humanity, sports,
Humanity
by Robert Black
Put criminals in a zoo
And wild animals in prison
For all to mock
And see
Kill a lion
Because you can
But only with a weapon
Put a metal bit 
In...

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Categories: horse,
Wild Horses
by Emily Krauss
A group of wild horses
Free as can be
Out in the wild
Beneath the bright blue sky 
Running with the wind 
That is blowing through the maple...

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Categories: child, crazy, daughter, father, horse, mother, violence,
Mrs Otis
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Mary Morse demanded a horse
"Give me a horse I say!
I want a damned horse
You'll get it of course
Tomorrow is my birthday!"

Mary was scary and very...

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Categories: art, boy, care, cute horse, innocence, integrity, jobs,
Nubile Love
by Bhavini Chohan
Nubile love seeking
mature adventures.
Pulling into its irresistible appeal,
without control,
beyond fathom.
Quiescent desires regains consciousness,
compelling to live again. 

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Categories: character, fun, holiday, horse, humorous, uplifting,
Premium MemberHoliday Fun Re-Write for the Equine Inclined 2
by Chris Hagy
Frosty the Roan Man  
   
Frosty the Roan Man was a jolly, happy soul
with a big wide blaze and a frosted butt
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Categories: horse, humor, nursery rhyme,
Pony
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
It's time, it's time, 
for a nursery rhyme.

I'm a tiny pony 
sitting on me bum. 
Come over here and pet me 
and let me suck...

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Categories: christmas, fun, holiday, horse, humor, song,
Premium MemberHoliday Fun Rewrite for the Equine Inclined 1
by Chris Hagy
DECK THE STALLS

Deck the stalls with lots of Friesians 
fa la la la la, la la la la

Tis the season to be Freezin
fa la la...

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Categories: horse, metaphor, race, sexy,
Horse racing
by Reginald Telemacque
She opened her legs then hopped up on it

She gripped it tight then sat down on it

He started to move so she began to ride...

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Categories: abuse, appreciation, beautiful, england, horse, humor, humorous, identity,
West Country Pride
by Nick Trim
The West Country is a beautiful place,
with lots of green open space.

Beautiful Bath with all the history it stores,
while Bristol looks like it fell out...

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Categories: horse,
Potted bios of three English kings named William
by Julian Scutts
 Potted Bios of William the Conqueror, William Rufus  and William the Fourth

First a quick word on Robert the Devil,
whose turbulent  life turned out quite...

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Categories: horse, race,
Premium MemberRed Rum
by Roy Pett


Our highlight annual trip to Aintree,
Extreme Excitement, full of cheer, glee,
The Grand national for us to view,
Only one amazing horse for me and you,
fences to...

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Categories: horse, race,
Red Rum
by Damian Cranney
Red Rum was pounding the turf down at Aintree,
Going as fast as any horse can be,
Ginger was there looking on at the side,
And the whole...

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Categories: adventure, animal, destiny, environment, horse, nature,
Taking Strides
by Kristina Whitmore
Black hidden deep within a forest
A focal point leading outward
Strides that repeat friction brings heat
A heart filled with hope inspires the beat
Atmosphere with hoofs intense
Trampling...

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Categories: appreciation, beauty, horse,
Premium Memberhorses horses horses
by Lisa Ricci
"horses horses horses"

happy am I, come look and see
on top of the world being free
ready are they, ready am I
soaring through wind under blue skies
enchantment...

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Categories: horse, love, lust, rose,
Midnight Romance
by Probir Gupta
In what a dazzling look she comes tonight

Cerulean sky laughing in her brook

Obsidian orbs in eyes to ignite

A crimson lust for every longing nook


In charcoal...

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Categories: horse, humor,
Premium MemberThe Lone Ranger get Punned
by Joseph Soper
The Lone Ranger and Tonto strode into saloon
To get out of the sun and heat of the noon

They stood at the bar; their thirst the...

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Categories: horse, metaphor, river, rose,
World Cruise
by Probir Gupta
We like to respond to
Oysters on sea beaches
Rustling branches in the wood
Love the tall birches
Dews drop as she blushes

Cucumbers smile on thatch
Roses call from your...

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Categories: horse, myth, night, time,
Dark Horse, Mystic
by Jack Webster
Dark Horse

In the thin space between the hours, 
where midnight is done but tomorrow not yet begun,
a dark horse rides,
trampling time as everything resets. 

Her...

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Categories: horse, humor, light, people,
Thoroughbred Blues
by David Welch
In a hallowed grandstand,
I do quietly sit,
high above the noise
and ruckus of the pit.
Staring out upon 
a curving, long race-track,
as thoroughbreds set off
running races back-to-back.
Around...

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Categories: horse,
A very nice little horse story
by Taoi Chanan
A nice little horse story to tell to the beetles and cakes.

What if the rotating square meet the sides of a spinning circle? Well a...

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Categories: horse,
Premium MemberWinged Steeds of Mist
by Suzanne Delaney
Winged Steeds of Mist

Out in the vales of freedom,
of rippled hills and plunging canyons,
there is nought but wind 
to carve through the wild horse

Light mane,...

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Categories: animal, blessing, caregiving, christian, horse,
COVERED BRIDGE, contest entry
by Jack Webster
Covered bridge contest hosted by craig cornish

Father's grave was across the covered bridge.
The river was cold, white, rushing.
It roared on the broken stones, as
the mare...

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Categories: adventure, anti bullying, appreciation, horse,
Ochre Dreams
by Anil Deo
I
Grey spaces, but the day has broken
Hope rubs an eye, turns back to snooze
Clear water in mason jar hold one life
No frills, no leaves, ochre...

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Categories: adventure, anger, death of horse, loss,
The Good Horse Fred
by David Welch
The cowboy he rode on out of the hills
Slumped over his good horse Fred.
Covered in dust, the least of his ills,
Both he and the horse...

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Categories: animal, appreciation, horse, nature,
Preserve Your friends
by M. L. Kiser
I hear the thunder of distant hooves, beating the dry earth.

Equine spirits caught and trained, to work with humans.

Some entertain, some labor; others become our...

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Categories: horse,
Shelties
by Mary Steffen
Ponies running into the wild today
Having fun into the west 
Glory days among them...

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Categories: horse, humor, word play,
Premium Member Pony Trouble
by PAT Adams
The animals just can't agree they say
Because Pony will always say neigh
It's hard to say more
With his throat so sore
Because Pony's a little hoarse today!...

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Categories: horse, night, violence, war,
Premium MemberThe Nightmare and his rider
by Tony Brady
Red light of fire, a stallion, a nightmare,
One of the devil’s attire.

Riding through the lake of death,
Bones break and clatter under hooves of steel.
The rider’s...

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Categories: horse, imagery, nature,
Thunder Hooves
by M. L. Kiser
Thundering hooves tease
Pound the distant horizon;
Wild mustangs at play.


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Categories: city, cry, heartbroken, horse, london, loneliness, writing,
Premium MemberThe Winter Of A Lonely Day
by Judy Emery
The winter of a lonely day 
is starting to settle down its pest
where withered leaves are playing at my feet
while I see a homeless man...

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Categories: adventure, death of a horse, loss,
The Legend of Screamin' Bill Wilcox
by David Welch
Screamin’ Bill Wilcox was quite a man,
Carved from a block of stone
With a face of leather, deeply tanned
And a voice you could hear in Rome.

A...

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Categories: horse, race,
Winning Jockey
by Rich Reitz
'Twas pouring, and the thoroughbreds
Did gallop and thunder in the rain.
All muddy were the jockeys' silks,
And the weather quite insane.

"Beware the Kentucky Derby, Son!
Fame and...

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Categories: appreciation, celebration, dedication, horse, memory,
Premium Membermore than an athlete - Secretariat
by Lisa Ricci
"more than an athlete"

from the moment of birth you stood tall
with balance and strength you ran strong
for the love of freedom you were above all
it...

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Categories: horse,
Premium MemberFree Reins
by Anne-Marie Coreggia
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Categories: horse, magic,
Premium Memberever free for Chris Hagy and horses
by Lisa Ricci
"ever free"

like no other
you ride with wind
and sail through air
with eyes open
your speed is high
footloose you dance
take me with you
we'll see the world
together one
your trust...

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