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Knoxville Poems - Poems about Knoxville

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Premium Member Ode to Loretta Lee
...Loretta Lee can entertain herself better than most people I see I check on old people who live in suburbs of Knoxville, Tennessee. some are sad and lonely, harpy, yelling “poor me, woe is me.” thi......Read More
Categories: knoxville, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Monorhyme

Premium Member Twits Terrible Nitwits
...past knoxville and idaho city there are a pair of adorable nitwits. townspeople refer to them as kooky oddballs, a couple of twits. their name is easy to learn. she is backward ditz; he is fritz. ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Lisa Edwards
...I am appalled..Sickened.' uncomprehending..! Why a medical facility 'namley fort sanders' Small s...' Intentional..) discharged this suffeing Woman..? How could they.? Are they a care facilty? Or......Read More
Categories: knoxville, anti bullying, betrayal, care,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Around the US on a Greyhound Bus - Part One
...I once traveled around the U. S. on a Greyhound bus, My wife thought I was crazy, but she made little fuss, It was, by far, the most awesome adventure I ever took Three changes of clothes, lots of......Read More
Categories: knoxville, adventure, america, places, travel,
Form: Narrative
Shooting in Knoxville
... Here's another shooting incident we have to see: This was at a high school in Knoxville, Tennessee. There was a wounded police officer and one fatality. No known students were counted as......Read More
Categories: knoxville, death, murder,
Form: Monorhyme

Premium Member Why I Don't Trust Psychics - 1st THIRD
...Here's the scoop, friends... This is, as indicated, the 1st THIRD of this fairly lengthy poem. The 2nd and 3rd parts had to be posted separately due to Poetry Soup's file-size limitations. No oth......Read More
Categories: knoxville, funny, humor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Layover Nightmare - BOTH Audio and Text
...Ya' gotta feel sorry for this ding-bat - The clouds were drifting eastward through a cool late-evening sky, as I was barreling down a road in eastern Tennessee. Whipping through the traffic i......Read More
Categories: knoxville, humor,
Form: Narrative
Deadly Aneurysm
...Your leg was infected and the infection spread. You had an abdominal aneurysm and you're dead. The infection spread to your stomach and you hid your illness from all of us. You didn't want to go t......Read More
Categories: knoxville, anniversary, death, loss, mom,
Form: Rhyme
My Night on Thunder Road - A Parody
... A profession that's not the norm. It borders on the absurd. In the mountains and down the hollers, powerful engines could be heard. I decided to try something new. Put my driving skills to t......Read More
Categories: knoxville, adventure,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Resting In These Tennessee Hills
...Resting In These Tennessee Hills Lazy mornings in these Tennessee hills Horned owl in tree behind house hoots all night Sometimes annoys but often gifts a thrill As country-fired moon sends us ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, appreciation, beauty, feelings, imagery,
Form: Sonnet
New Madrid
...Well I love Tennessee, the mountains, the rivers and the valleys. Knoxville, Chattanooga and Nashville. But Memphis is a disaster Waiting to happen again like it did in the late 19th century when......Read More
Categories: knoxville, crazy, natural disasters, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Friday's at the Farout Mansion
...Best to get there early and don’t forget some food and drink. It’s Friday again and time to celebrate. It’s hat week, Carmen Miranda’s birthday, toga, toga, toga. We all had another week taking ca......Read More
Categories: knoxville, celebration, food, humor, memory,
Form: Free verse
Sneedville, Tennessee
...My Mom was born and raised in Sneedville, Tennessee. She was very special and I loved her and she loved me. She was born in an ambulance that was parked on the side of the road. Everybody always l......Read More
Categories: knoxville, history, mom,
Form: Rhyme
Searching for Julia
...Sandburg saw you more than a century ago in prairie-town Galesburg - an old lady on the porch - unbothered by the whooping cries of ball-playing boys. Strangely, you had become a missing piece in t......Read More
Categories: knoxville, dedication, poets, woman,
Form: Free verse
Southern Hospitality
...What's so great about Southern hospitality is when he or she is welcomed by the entire family from the South. Southern hospitality is also considered a warm welcome for all, that includes tourists ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, epicpeople, people,
Form: Epic

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