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Locust Poems - Poems about Locust

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a blubottles tale
...n the world. I looked into its intelligent eyes a soldier drafted to bring wars and hunger to the world, (No, not a locust plaque that for its own sake headless exists.) to make wars and split nations into many pieces. God had fated......Read More
Categories: locust, creation, dark, evil,
Form: Blank verse

Premium Member If My People
...urselves down and repent, He will surely heal our land. If I close the sky so there is no rain, or if I command the locust to devour the land, or if I send a plague among My people, if My people who are called by My name humble themselv......Read More
Categories: locust, bible, truth, wisdom, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To Be Like Eliot
...gathering of poet and pupil Ghostly memories of a forgotten lad Consuming the ramblings of a mad man Born among the locust Cascade over the rugged pavement of my aging mind I roam with the lyricist beneath The Shadow of This Red Roc......Read More
Categories: locust, mentor, poetry, poets, teacher,
Form: Epic
Premium Member There's Cryin' In The Wilderness --- Song Lyric
...wilderness Is anybody listening? Verse 1: A man once had a vision. Someone’s crazy uncle John While he dined on locust meat They pretended nothing’s wrong. Is anybody, is anybody listening? A boy was crying “wolf”. They laug......Read More
Categories: locust, 12th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Reminiscence, the old men rant Over kegs of fresh palm wine and kola nuts Spitting out proverbs and some, with coconuts. The locust chirps purifies the atmosphere Mingling with the scent of fresh brewed corn beer For which my pals and I saliv......Read More
Categories: locust, africa, corruption,
Form: Rhyme

Tater and Junebug
... In the magic of the enchanted forest. Reveals the secret there barest. The birds stop with their cheerful songs. The locust chorus sang along. The air was still. The only sound was Tater's and Junebug's loud shrills. At the sight of th......Read More
Categories: locust, murder,
Form: Narrative
...drag dripping water like a rag and when he began to roar it began the storm" when the storm came to stop it was like locust eating crops and when the crops began to die it was like a baby's cry : when the cry came to a hush it was like......Read More
Categories: locust, art, fantasy, gothic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member NotChosen Stories and impossibly resilient blue past pre-historic paradise, before people and our mosquito and cockroach and locust and indoor rats and mice win/lose devolution issues. Are these stories whispering epic ego-passions darkly......Read More
Categories: locust, games, green, health, history,
Form: Political Verse
A Matter of Distrust
...o grin said so Keep pulse listening to the dunce reverberations that smarmy gloat Si, I do verily distrust that locust sound every grimy vocal whit As the green devouring wheeze abound, grim reaper facts exist So, Covid yourse......Read More
Categories: locust, allusion, feelings, psychological, word
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Our Gang on Saturday
...e raucous voices shatter the stillness at the home base telephone pole. Allowance in pockets, a noisy horde moves like locust swarms towards nirvana – free movies at the museum, sliding down granite lions from a Pharaoh’s Egypt, staring at......Read More
Categories: locust, adventure, childhood, fun, ,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Famine
...Locust swarms gorge on food chains, hungry millions piercing cry Date created : 13 August 2020 Two line poem. ......Read More
Categories: locust, care, character, deep, devotion,
Form: Free verse
we know this place
...but not for the locals too dear, but the lucky might find a serving job. One day the well to do will leave like the locust the damage has been done it takes a long time for the village to settle, perhaps a library would help ......Read More
Categories: locust, adventure, angst, blessing,
Form: Blank verse
Looking up the heavens
...I be comfort Sought A lone Tunnel But dim Its Led Me Still Then I recall my Memory verse off from these locust years Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured......Read More
Categories: locust, absence, bible, blessing, cute
Form: Free verse
...ot Eternal home of no loss Just a little beyond the clouds my focus Soon to win back the years ruined by earthly locust My reward awaits me in robust The sun will dry away the mucus And the end will be glorious......Read More
Categories: locust, heaven, home,
Form: ABC
Premium Member We Are The Virus
...rotest in false advertisement Like a lie that will not lie down. We are the real virus As we covet this land locust devouring our way though our own existence Our wants never ending just a click away. Forgetting this earth......Read More
Categories: locust, environment,
Form: Prose Poetry

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