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Levee Poems - Poems about Levee

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Premium Member Death
... It fills the vial, life, quite thick as blood And presses like a levee 'neath a flood The hammer, down ... It trembles in the dark, a wage of want A seraphim without......Read More
Categories: levee, dark, death, metaphor,
Form: Tail-rhyme

Premium Member The Century's Wake
...t grew heavy as the fireworks hissed through the dark over Central Park, past high-towering spires to some backwoods levee, hurtling banner-hung docks to the torchlit seas. And my heart grew heavy; I felt its disease— its apathy, ......Read More
Categories: levee, celebration, december, firework, new
Form: Verse
Premium Member All At Sea If I had known what the cost would be of the course on which my sails are set, I might have drifted to some safe levee, no more on thoughts of you to fret. I had no warning of catastrophe, But one smile had me overset, and from t......Read More
Categories: levee, boat, confusion, day, howl,
Form: Rhyme
Why Does the Crow Cry
...undertaking Oh, how the Five Nations were talon misled horridly! Perpetual Cherokee tears for the living dead is levee heartbreaking Posterity passenger eyes need not ask why Oh, why does the Crow cry? Ask rather, why did th......Read More
Categories: levee, bereavement, native american, sorrow,
Form: Narrative
The Taste of You
...breath you take. Lips, sticking then breaking free, soft cheek, delicate jaw, my breath heaving like a river over the levee, flowing into your ear, as you grasp on for life, to save yourself from drowning, yet longing to drink it in. Th......Read More
Categories: levee, kiss,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Misty Autumn Evening
...h sounds  skin muscle bone and sinew      liquid caramel brown eyes glistening rosy pink lips eyes dilate as the levee breaks ......Read More
Categories: levee, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dinosaur Dance
...light fantastic verging heavy Their favourite moves were known as the galumphs You’d find them all way down upon the levee In tutus and industrial grade pumps Brontosauri would impress with pirouettes Making small tornados interspe......Read More
Categories: levee, humor,
Form: Rhyme
How much love can a kiss bear
...r ocean a deep lair where all my thoughts become unsound you left me in the front hoping that sand will build a levee above which my strength won't be able to envisage prints of your leaving feet my strength endangered your lu......Read More
Categories: levee, love,
Form: Free verse
Mr Epic Generic and DJ Cliche
...Mic dancing Michael with Billy Jean in an epic moon jog scene so Levi alone and step one small step at a time cus the levee not dry and the giant leap beyond mankinds size so Chevy and drive stop if music dies I'm a genius in roam the b......Read More
Categories: levee, metaphor, smart, word play,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member At the Lake with my Buddy
...utdoorsy girls Wherever we go, we are enthusiastic voyagers The lake calls us through its blue waters We walk on its levee witnessing many marvels Fresh blowing winds give us goosebumps Brings delight, a beautiful sight of a few swimmi......Read More
Categories: levee, beauty, blessing, dog, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dam beavers
...r watch them every day and grinned he knew that it wouldn’t hold, it was too thin he called in his fellows to build a levee we need to make it wider not heavy. the dam had cracked and the water poured in all men scrambled before ge......Read More
Categories: levee, giving, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
The Gardens of Babylon
...Smoke on the water or dust in the wind, Rain has been purple since innocence sinned. The levee is dry and the spirit retired, But song-writing seamstresses still seem inspired.......Read More
Categories: levee, atheist, inspiration, life, music,
Form: Rhyme
Fractured Intensity
...e they use to be Empty kinetic feeling of diffused heat seeps of fractured pulse intensity Dampened emotions gotta levee flow free; can’t fake the sweat, if the effort don’t staunch the tear bleed Place a plaster cast on a broken ......Read More
Categories: levee, heartbreak, imagery, metaphor, sad
Form: Free verse
Consonant Like A Vow el
...ain, and his surviving family suddenly damning original way word odd did see, whence (mere moments ago) shore lee levee ming pondering... (ma river rent stream of consciousness weighs wise) how to encapsulate, distill,......Read More
Categories: levee, 11th grade, 12th grade,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wind Song
...enlisting troops. "Edward I and Edward II had made substantial use of the feudal levy for raising an army" 2. Levee an embankment built to prevent the overflow of a river. a ridge of sediment deposited naturally alongside a ri......Read More
Categories: levee, family, flying, freedom, home,
Form: Free verse

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