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Long Excursion Poems

Long Excursion Poems. Below are the most popular long Excursion by PoetrySoup Members. You can search for long Excursion poems by poem length and keyword.

Premium Member In My Beautiful Balloon
With summer nearly gone, we all wanted to do something special,
And decided it should be daring, rather than the usual and dull.

So, we listed the things we desired to do, but hadn't yet tried,
And we...

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Categories: excursion, adventure, beauty, fantasy, lost, miracle, nature, prayer,
Form: Couplet


Explosions do not always signify combustion but often combustion arrives after many years of layering the layers and tightly packing. Thus meaning that a fried piece of fat could slip and burst out of the...

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Categories: excursion, africa, animal,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Ringer And The Cleanskin
The True Story

A Poem of the time, when as a 16 year old young fellow, and fresh from Blighty I spent 7 years as a Ringer in North Queensland, Australia. A Ringer is the Queensland...

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Categories: excursion, nature,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's HOMAGE TO PAUL ELUARD by T Wignesan
 Translation of Eric Mottram’s HOMAGE TO PAUL ELUARD by T. Wignesan

(Note: Here, I retain EM’s translations into English from Paul Eluard’s poems and his source language quotations from “this vital spirits…” onwards, for, according...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: excursion, devotion, eulogy, french, relationship, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Good Journeys
I have heard many moms repeat
"You never stop being a parent."

Sadly, I don't see or hear that quite so much from the dads,
although I know of remarkably nurturing exceptions.

I thought of this as my impossibly...

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Categories: excursion, age, career, happiness, love, parents, racism,
Form: Prose Poetry

administration of pineapples
Kindly stick to digging pineapples in the future as magic dust particles can really only spring up in defense patterns. And is it really wise to deal cards in a high tide. Deliver not an...

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Categories: excursion, earth,
Form: I do not know?
Kindness generates rewards
a heave and a shove, into the ocean she goes
where she stops no one knows,
floats and floats till it may sink
you may spot it with  red ribbon bows.

message in a bottle set off to...

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Categories: excursion, appreciation, giving,
Form: Free verse
The Country Bus
There was a time 
In the not distant past
When farmers would sell their wares
Of fruits and vegetables they had planted
To feed the town folks, and balance a budget
In exchange, for clothes, sundries and junket
For the...

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Categories: excursion, adventure, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reflecting on Police Brutality
It was the spring of ‘74 when my student peers and I
were on the tail end of a group excursion  
through southern Spain, across Gibraltar’s Strait
and into the exotic northern tip of Africa.
I remember...

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Categories: excursion, violence, prejudice,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Isolator
I was chatting with a friend the other day when I suddenly realized I’d missed a good chunk of the conversation. My brain jumped off the focus train without my being aware of it and...

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Categories: excursion, 12th grade,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Are You There God
The man lay painfully wedged between two large boulders, 
his position an anomaly only the cruelest of fates could bring to a man. 
 In one moment he’d been sure-footed, gingerly climbing  the cliff....

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Categories: excursion, death, god,
Form: Narrative
The Legend Of Papi Mario Vitale
he came to us on a woven beaded hamoc as a flower bedded excursion taunt to the sun
there was a man among men who would deliver a specific message to the masses with lashes
planted as...

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Categories: excursion, rap,
Form: Free verse

China Tour Diary Moment #2


Mile after mile we take the China roads;
Highways beckon now as our tour meanders;
Vistas speak beauty as coach bears our load;
Silence fills endow as wind blows plunder.

Springtime in China...

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Categories: excursion, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme
Hard line mid line, keep on limbo from corner to corner, side to side confronting and confining glue to bliss back to punk music the bitterness you definitely built will fall with tears under the...

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Categories: excursion, allusion, anxiety, emotions,
Form: ABC


My first day of community service at Glen Oaks
Assigned to spend time with a few elderly folks
Spotted an old gentleman staring out into space
Weathered beaten hands and a sun etched face
How are...

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Categories: excursion, war, world war ii,
Form: Rhyme
Work Hat or Flirt Hat - SATIRE
- - - An observation of true events - - - 
  - - (insatiable person's search) - - 

Aiming to embellish my identity 
Rural persona branches further 
Tight city existence not meant for...

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Categories: excursion, adventure, change, funny, humor, humorous, satire, silly,
Form: Light Verse
Flight 82
Roaring engines, wheels on tarmac
Flight 82 is running late
Pilots push the throttle forward
Flight 82 disappears into the black

The nose rises, the speed quickens
G-forces push you through your seat
Inkiness outside the windows thickens
The planes’ destination silently...

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Categories: excursion, death, travel, god, god,
Form: Verse
ONE ALARM FIRE at Highland Manor Apartments
after dark April 26th, 2022

Prometheus bound out the heavens
to strike fear in the hearts of men and women
reminding us mortals how like oxen yoked
(together via a wooden beam forced
to undergo strenuous labor)
unlike most elderly residents...

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Categories: excursion, adventure, angel, appreciation, april, confusion, fire, hero,
Form: Rhyme
Sunday drives into the country,
escaping the heat from the city,
passing tobacco farms along the way,
with old barns and rusty Coca-Cola signs
resting against their weathered sides.

Driving along the narrow two-lane road
we count the number of RFD...

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Categories: excursion, basketball,
Form: Prose
Premium Member A Different Perspective
Spencer just turned 7 the other day.

My wife and I adopted Spencer after many years of trying to add to our family the 
old fashioned way; then, after a few years of trying to add...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: excursion, introspection, sonfather, son, family, time, family, father,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Route 66

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Categories: excursion, bible, christian, god, jesus, , western,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member It's Been Real
Every now and then,
I go on what I call a, "wilderness survival excursion."
Basically I venture deep into some remote wilderness region,
with little more than the clothes that I'm wearing,
and survive on whatever Nature may be...

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Categories: excursion, endurance, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Woods and Trees
In late Spring when heros scream

A source of sophistication from faint misery
Inside the thwart hidden silence of the pivotal solace of my mind
With mind blowing excursion toward the legally blind inside
Woods in growing habitation &...

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Categories: excursion, adventure, angst, animals, art, death, faith, family,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Feelin' Groovy

                    The youngish woman danced to a rollicking tune

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Categories: excursion, beautiful, courage, dance, friend, fun, joy, strength,
Form: Rhyme

its late night and i am scared from the darkness of loneliness,
so i have started to write a story to avoid fearfulness,
its not any alien fantasy but based on the notion of reality,
its the excursion...

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Categories: excursion, grief, lost, lost love, love hurts, sad
Form: I do not know?