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Local Poems - Poems about Local

Local Poems - Examples of all types of poems about local to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for local.
Premium Member The World Channel, PBS
...It's seven weeks now into my recovery, too much couch time and lots of tv.. I stopped my subscription to CNN, no longer in need of a biased news trend.. My local news channels have kept me in tou......Read the rest...
Categories: local, culture, education, perspective, planet,
Form: Rhyme



Soul of skeptic writhes with agonizing torture like a burning man in Dante's Inferno
...Soul of skeptic writhes with agonizing torture (like a burning man) in Dante's Inferno Self immolation as sacrificial bleating lamb promises eternal martyrdom awaiting voluntary die hard protest......Read the rest...
Categories: local, abuse, allusion, america, anger,
Form: Free verse
Think Global, Buy Local
...Think something global Waste is something human Buy something local.......Read the rest...
Categories: local, business, culture, engagement, patriotic,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Of East Asian Call Centers
... There’s something to be said for the local practitioner Whose phone is not answered by an East Asian call center It’s nice knowing what you hear is what you get U......Read the rest...
Categories: local, business, giggle, spoken word,
Form: Rhyme
Advice to a Young Poet
...Read Ted Kooser. Save your egg cartons until you have a fitted stack tall enough to be mistaken for an art project. Melt them down in a bucket of water. See how the float at first, then slowly succum......Read the rest...
Categories: local, writing,
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member cabbage woman
...I like my vegetable women raw, raw, raw This was sung by the local lah-dee-dah He is a jokester from upstate near McCaw We did not know if he meant “rah rah rah” Or did he mean rather “raw raw ra......Read the rest...
Categories: local, 1st grade, 2nd grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Phew! A Trunk Will Do!
... There is a loo in south Baku Where local dogs wait in a queue They all go Dutch Yet drink too much They can’t resist a homemade brew. ---------------------------------------- ......Read the rest...
Categories: local, drink,
Form: Limerick
April 5 Get a sport into a poem Make Baseball Great Again!
...April 5—Get a sport into a poem! Make Baseball Great Again! It is time to make American baseball Great again starting with creating a worldwide baseball competition with each season ......Read the rest...
Categories: local, america, baseball, softball,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member National Day of Prayer
... So far, we have come since our birth. So much favor and many blessings were tendered. So many prayers of gratitude are yet to be rendered. So many battles were lost and fortunately, some wars ......Read the rest...
Categories: local, america, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Hop onboard the overthinker
...Hop onboard overthinkers A warm Welcome aboard the overthinker to all our guests, Especially Mr insomnia, and Mrs overthinker, both frequent flyers and our VIP guests I'll be your minds captain......Read the rest...
Categories: local, angst, anxiety, conflict, feelings,
Form: Free verse
CIVIC DUTY
...In a land where kings once ruled, a new voice emerges at dawn. It's a quiet call, but clear, a reminder of a duty reborn. A young person hears the echo on sacred ground, whispering stories. No lon......Read the rest...
Categories: local, patriotic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Surreality
... whirling, twirling, swirling clouds in a liquid sky mother says be careful dear, have some tulip pie mongrels, thieves and vagrants dream of life beyond the sun daddy says he's coming home cuz w......Read the rest...
Categories: local, confusion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE PATH WELL TRAVELLED - POTD
...POTD 23 Mar 2024 THE PATH WELL TRAVELLED. Two paths diverged, and I was thrown by doubts I had never known To my left, thickly overgrown, w......Read the rest...
Categories: local, inspirational, journey, life, metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Clean Air
... Quote: We've got to pause & ask ourselves, how much clean air do we need? By: Lee Iacocca Before local air pollution control boards our skies were filled with dense smoke......Read the rest...
Categories: local, appreciation, health,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Five-inning Quitters
... The more other sports change the more baseball stays the same Bleeding fans as well as talented players the ‘national pastime’ needs our prayers So, I have a suggestion whos......Read the rest...
Categories: local, baseball, change, proposal,
Form: Couplet

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