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Horse Poems | Examples of Horse Poetry

Horse Poems - Examples of all types of horse poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for horse.
Premium Member A Father's Wisdom
Our friend Mr. Ed was a talking horse. We remember him with tears of remorse, But, children, please try not to be so sad. There are excellent reasons to be glad! While we strain...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, animal, dad, dog, father,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Ephemeral Mahogany Horse
She gave it to me in nineteen eighty-five. It was a beautiful mahogany horse. Careless and clumsy, I dropped it on the floor. In a blow, its leg was broken by the force. I tried and failed...Read the rest...
Categories: happiness, horse,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member One of our Very Own
There exists one of God’s creations with a unique imagination No matter how long the sun burns on, he will forever resist duplication He’s our very own Terry Flood,...Read the rest...
Categories: future, horse, imagination, tribute,
Form: Clerihew
Unlikely Mike, for Michael Jackson
Unlikely Mike by Michael R. Burch I married someone else’s fantasy; she admired me despite my mutilations. I loved her for her heart’s sake, and for mine. I hid my face and changed its connotations. And in the dark I danced—slight,...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, blue, divorce, dream, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Logic at its Finest
A pony grows into a horse Some marry to get divorced A cute piglet grows into a sow Some get married anyhow ...Read the rest...
Categories: animal, divorce, horse, marriage,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member The Unicorn
And there ... I saw the unicorn, The sunlight beamed Off her golden horn She just stood there By the edge of the brook, Never startled ... As I stopped to look It was just her and I While all time stopped, Then, to...Read the rest...
Categories: animal, fantasy, horse, magic,
Form: Rhyme
The Trojan Horse
Egos not armies destroy the Crown Arrogance reletting the blood The Emperor naked upon its back Odysseus in — from the wood (Dreamsleep: March, 2024) ...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, war,
Form: Rhyme
I Don't Know What to Say to Katie Clemens
I Don’t Know What To Say To Katie Clemens By Steve Body Copyright 2009 I don’t know what to say to Katie Clemens. All the words are jumbled in my head. They all seem small and empty when I think...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, death, death of a
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Speak Your Mind, But Ride A Fast Horse
That be cold sun rose yonder, our heads be hot, I'd declare, I'll get Whitey my critter, worked all night, best she nicker. 'Bout saddlin' her real tight, or I'll headlong out of sight, I want movin' nice...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, analogy, animal, appreciation, best
Form: Cowboy Poetry
Black Colt Vesper
I lay my dark and spiraled finger against pure and corded wildwood, In the wailing current of the rich wheels of wilderness, Before the sonant vesper of dreaming by a worshiping colt, Shielded from sheaths of stone by a tree...Read the rest...
Categories: color, dark, dream, horse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Lovely Unicorn
Love is so much and so little Big blue moves to prove one is true Donating a kidney or other organ Or little thoughtful green gestures Being there loyal and true holding hands But in my life love...Read the rest...
Categories: appreciation, emotions, horse, inspirational
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Winter's Wind
hooves pounding the snow manes flying in Winter's wind ~ mustangs on the hills...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, winter,
Form: Haiku
The Arabian Stallion
I am the famous Arabian stallion, I am worldly renowned as champion l am the descendent of a special breed, I am the soundness and the speed I am the king, of every hill, no other...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, beauty, confidence, courage, endurance,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pale Words Riding the Revolution
“Pale Words Riding the Revolution” it takes a woman to bear the pain of a world ripping wide open, apart a part, the child crowns crimson marked forehead cheeks and lips, bloodied kissed awake readied for the hunt their tribal screams heard sweetly,...Read the rest...
Categories: horse, muse, symbolism,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Overcoming Fear
Desire overcomes my fear I ride to her through the night Night’s coldness upon my face Nothing can stop me ...Read the rest...
Categories: courage, desire, fear, horse,
Form: Dodoitsu

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