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Local Poems - Poems about Local

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Staff Conference
...they return to the fold of a superficial normality at weekends, some even rock climb or enjoy a quiz-night at their local pub, one builds model ships out of matchsticks, but here they exist zoologically on the musky fumes of their a......Read More
Categories: local, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member A Fistful of Truffles
...Mesa Magill 20 lawmen laid low without warning Not a plot now remained on Boot Hill Annie Bartels the belle of the local saloon She was packing them in by the score The sweetest of voices enticed them Twos and threes as they skipped......Read More
Categories: local, bullying, giggle, pets, western,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Trio of Music Senyrus
...oft island breeze, a kiss of good vibes. Dissociate; The anger takes all of yours, fuse of rock and roll. Local musicians easily take pain away; What they do saves lives. ......Read More
Categories: local, feelings, music,
Form: Senryu
Premium Member Why Grass
... Hail to those who have dandelions And chickweed growing in their lawn Or those who plant native grasses And hardy local plants and flowers. Hurrah for those who opt for vegetable Gardens in the place of lawns and who Plant shrubs a......Read More
Categories: local, environment, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Something Wonderful This Way Comes
...s stare at him What is he seeing? He must have eagle eyes As she gets closer they understand She is glorious, not a local girl Dressed fancy; who is she? Old Man Hickson’s granddaughter maybe? Edna Forrester’s niece? They cannot t......Read More
Categories: local, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Prose Poetry

MLK Way Today brown, almond & espresso I think. The caucasians are rarely the color of chalk. Its more like the shades of your local sidewalk. AfricanAmericans are rarely sky at mid-night. More like flavors of chocolate before the bite. We ......Read More
Categories: local, america, black african american,
Form: Rhyme
...erflies, here, are auspicious and good...! Buzzing sound of wasps puzzles us; though wasp-sting is aching, We apply local herbs, lest the poison turns life-taking; Beetles are under or over in any leaf, strolling, Children play with t......Read More
Categories: local, insect,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Insect Inspection
... Some disgusting and cute, Many creepy and mute, Some exotic and vain, Mainly local and plain, Some revolt, some amaze, Most pest, bother and chase, Some crawl, slither and jump, Buzz, bite,......Read More
Categories: local, humorous, insect, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Cowboys Love It When
...Cowboys love it when, There is no barbed wire in site, And the local Sheriff, Is conspicuous by his absence. Cowboys Love it when, There is a shortage of skilled, Builders Plum......Read More
Categories: local, anger, angst, betrayal, blue,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Toy Store
...e brown, With but a little tail, which loved a pet, And too a friendly smile turned upside down; Jet found me near a local pound in town, The one a little ways here by the sea Where Buddy, my best pal, saw his toy drown, Though after......Read More
Categories: local, horror, pain, pets, truth,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Sudden Snowstorm
...treacherous with ice frozen hard. Lucky we will be if our car battery is not failing and we can make our way to the local dispensary though we cannot expect a trip smooth sailing because the winds will still be flinging icy misery. ......Read More
Categories: local, perspective, snow, storm,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member George Burton
... When Filey's rebel rousing rats, Were terrorising local cats, Who would not engage in rodent wars Refusing even, to go outdoors. No match for rats, that sc......Read More
Categories: local, cat,
Form: Couplet
An Awful Harvest 2
...ass by the road are taped off. This is for safety of any munitions and also due to the steepness of the terrain. The local people within the valley are being moved away and compensated for thus upheaval. Their valley will be inundated by......Read More
Categories: local, adventure, military, nature,
Form: Verse
An Awful Harvest
...a year the dam will still be unfinished so still no entry. I saw a sign saying beware of UXO Unexploded Ordnance. A local man told me about this, of how the military was looking for it and would defuse any found. His details matched muc......Read More
Categories: local, adventure, military, nature,
Form: Verse
Communist Red China is taking over Latin American countries
...According to CBN news Red China is sponsoring local Latin American Marxist Communist dictators in that region. Their local domestic Communist leaders resemble our Ber......Read More
Categories: local, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Narrative

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