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Knoxville Poems - Poems about Knoxville

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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 a casualt......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 part......Read More
Categories: knoxville, funny, humor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Layover Nightmare - BOTH Audio and Text
...ing down the highway at a somewhat faster pace than anyone around me drove was what I always did, But just outside of Knoxville, on a fairly nasty curve, I roared into a speed trap where a sneaky trooper hid. I was so completely screwe......Read More
Categories: knoxville, humor,
Form: Narrative
Deadly Aneurysm
...you were too ill to put up a fight, you were too ill to be able to say no. You were taken to Fort Sanders Hospital in Knoxville but sadly, it was too late. You suffered tremendously before you died, you experienced a sad and tragic fate.......Read More
Categories: knoxville, anniversary, death, loss, mom,
Form: Rhyme
My Night on Thunder Road - A Parody
... Ahead, I saw the tail lights of the g-man. Oh, snap! they're supposed to be chasing me! I pulled off the exit for Knoxville. Checked the map, found Kingston Pike. I heard this in a song before. Outside of Bearden, they were plannin......Read More
Categories: knoxville, adventure,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Resting In These Tennessee Hills
...ge from densely forested 6,000-foot (1,800 m) mountains to broad river valleys. The region contains the major cities of Knoxville and Chattanooga, Tennessee's third and fourth largest cities, respectively. East Tennessee is both geograph......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 c......Read More
Categories: knoxville, crazy, natural disasters, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Friday's at the Farout Mansion
...rticipated in the watermelon seed spitting contest. Saturday night was barbeque and bluegrass night at Buddy’s. The Knoxville Grass, BBQ and pitchers of beer to share unless UT was playing. Then Friday night we’d celebrate at Buddy’s. ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, celebration, food, humor, memory,
Form: Free verse
Sneedville, Tennessee
...Rock. But it was renamed Sneedville and it's located in a county that's called Hancock. The town was renamed after a Knoxville attorney who was named William Henry Sneed. Some people sued to stop Sneedville's creation but William disagr......Read More
Categories: knoxville, history, mom,
Form: Rhyme
Searching for Julia
...caption to a missing image alerted me - followed by a tale of deleted files and hard drive crashes until a reply from a Knoxville college - they had a picture of you! A beggared five dollars later your image arrived, and I shared you with......Read More
Categories: knoxville, dedication, poets, woman,
Form: Free verse
Southern Hospitality
...ave a good time, especially when I get to meet some attractive Southern belles and I'll really spend the next week in Knoxville, Tennessee (the city where I was born in). If everyone can experience some southern hospitality, so can I. An......Read More
Categories: knoxville, epicpeople, people,
Form: Epic
Knoxville, Tennessee
...Knoxville, Tennessee, is where I was born 23 years ago. The city is home to the Volunteers of the University of Tenness......Read More
Categories: knoxville, epiccity,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Sabbath Day In Alder's Gulch, Montana!
...Glitterin' gold wuz struck along Alder's Gulch in eighteen sixty-three! Potential prospectors came frum as fer away as Knoxville, Tenn-o-see! Hordes uv soiled doves and gamblers migrated to the Gulch as well, Along with platoons uv ruffi......Read More
Categories: knoxville, cowboy-western, funny
Form: Rhyme
Jane Merchant (1919-1972)
...pril rain-wet grass. ~ Jane Hess Merchant was born in 1919 on a dairy farm outside of Knoxville. She was the youngest of four children. Her family lived on farms in Knox County and Jefferson County until ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, dedicationsister, world, age, age,
Form: Verse
The Jackass Of Poetry
...laundrymat. She didnt do ya justice. Cause you arent all that ugly but you are kinda fat. No my last name isnt Knoxville but I sure had some fun in Tennessee. Met darlin that left a burnin feelin behind just for me. My life ......Read More
Categories: knoxville, adventure, funnyme, people, fun,
Form: Rhyme

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