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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.

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Riding Away to Color
I’ll ride away from city life, from the dingy brown of smog and the mixing in of gray with the white of tule fog. Escaping black of pavement, to New Mexico I’ll stray. With my horse and pack mule, to color I’ll...Read More
Categories: adventure, horse, nature, travel,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Stallion
Stallion Mighty, was its look, rendering tall, as it provokes. The enticement that he emanates drawing to its taming, which is sought. Stallion as it stands, the silhouette is what was seen. The tone took when the silhouette was neared wanting to be...Read More
Categories: horse, animal, caregiving, confidence, encouraging,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Lonesome Cowboy
I heard tell some folks think cowboys built the West The only thing I know for sure is I always did my best to give a man a good days work for an honest wage ridin' among tumbleweeds...Read More
Categories: horse, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Its Time to Schedule Your Follow-up Colonoscopy
A stanchion’s neck gate clamps tightly round my pelvis I squirm and scream For any relief at all pleading to hear the toilet water stream for the last time A chorus awash with the memory of something, something...Read More
Categories: adventure, horse, how i
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Noisily Obsessed
"Fart Proudly!" Benjamin Franklin Once Wrote A troublesome guest is best not to tote For happy intestines It was Ben's suggestion A good fart is worthy of a good gloat! Could it be that we're farting obsessed? Each aspect of farting...Read More
Categories: horse, allusion, animal, fun, funny,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member TOWN VISITOR-Contest
These here trails are long and wide; I've ridden them for years. I gave up the outlaw ways some time ago and faced my fears. I'm a visitor in this town; folks are giving me the evil eye, Riding on...Read More
Categories: angst, conflict, horse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The End Of The Trail
Two weeks we'd been droving; and the end was now in sight In the distance was Dodge City, we'd be there before night I was on the trail with other cowboys from the Double Circle Ranch And we...Read More
Categories: america, horse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member day at the races
two horses sprinting neck and neck along the straight yea i’m winning ~ neigh By David...Read More
Categories: allegory, allusion, analogy, horse,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member VERSELETS footles posed
VERSELETS footles posed POSE 1 cut down showdown POSE 2 wound-rot one-up POSE 3 ill kill standstill 2020 December 17 *5th Place* FOOTLE-me ~~Brian Strand...Read More
Categories: character, death, hero, horse,
Form: Footle
Premium Member Knackered
The horse with attitude has lost the race, Its mane is orange, and so is its face - Give that horse a new label, Shove it out of the stable, No room here for second place....Read More
Categories: america, color, horse, obituary,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Horse Play
Hearts hear happiness breathing Heavenly hope free of grieving Hesitating a healing hearth leading Home that happens to be heaving Harm that has heard the pleading Haunting hastening toward the meaning Horse and buggy that hauls a load Handles the hollow...Read More
Categories: horse, angel, fun, funny, heaven,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Mustangs
Coats of shimmering autumn, pied shadows, blinding snow Time and mist have scribbled fear into the sinews LIBERUM Divisa 3 Poetry Contest Gregory R Barden Tuesday Dec it’s 2020 Original poem Winged Steeds of Mist https://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/winged_steeds_of_mist_933961...Read More
Categories: beauty, fear, horse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Whistle Blows
The whistle blows, and blows again, There's movement on the railway track, And now comes the approaching train, The whistle blows, and blows again, Screeching high in its refrain, The smoke above curls thick and black, The whistle blows, and blows...Read More
Categories: appreciation, horse, rain, sun,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Incitatus
Brook...Read More
Categories: history, horse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member In Apologia
Oh Tiger Moth, my gallant steed, My actions have been crass indeed, I stand before you full of shame, I have disgraced my father's name, Tiger Moth, I am but a fool, I am mean-spirited and cruel. My actions were all...Read More
Categories: horse, allusion, best friend, father,
Form: Lay

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