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Long Kentucky Poems

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


Premium Member Rufus and Bill
Now the sun and the sand were treacherously hot
    and not a place for Man or a Beast.
As you must be audaciously quick to find a good spot
    or...

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Categories: kentucky, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme



Poem About Trump Poem
Poem About Trump Poem

Are often things I may forget to mention
Some are both you and your opinion
And many things we have to decide
Not having anything we should hide.

Following poem I did have to prepare
This is...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kentucky, allegory, anger, anxiety,
Form: Couplet
Lincolns Lesson learned
                                  Hard...

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Categories: kentucky, america, beautiful, blessing, community, integrity,
Form: I do not know?
Mad Woman Walk
Walk see the mad woman a come
Walk a come she just a come
Listen to how she talk she is not one of us
She sound like an aristocrat and a sensational bureaucrat
The idlers screamed from the...

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Categories: kentucky, anniversary, appreciation, celebration, community, endurance, holiday, imagery,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Margins of Pandora
Tim’s father had been a refugee once he put down his fight and his gun

The story is that he embarked on the very last ship leaving East Prussia

Under siege tanks and bombs from above fireworks...

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Categories: kentucky, farewell,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Soul Stance River - 3
Night one on the new river, the campfire is spirited
and the future appears hospitable,
everyone has their rations, everybody is resting their pride
for on an expedition epic to each man and for a republic as well
souls...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure,
Form: Epic
Outside looking in
Julie had never been one to partake in

Girly things, dollies and frills

Julie was one of those tomboy like girls

Who looked out for adventurous thrills

She loved riding bikes, down the hill at high speed

Screaming loud with...

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Categories: kentucky, appreciation, growing up, independence day, society, sports,
Form: Rhyme
My Brother
My brother is and will always be my Memorial Day
Of course I will always respect every warrior that fought let's say
My brother joined the Marines to get away from our mother at seventeen
she was mean,...

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© Faith Dye  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kentucky, america, character, inspirational, memorial day, pride, thank
Form: Rhyme
Seasons
Spring — a life anew

Prodding rays of warming glow,
sunshine.
Crusted ice and snow
slowly melting into trickling drops. 
First to bloom
a crocus blue, a tulip tries to rise.

How long the wait
and freezing rain
chilled the weary bones.
Heat up...

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Categories: kentucky, seasons,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Resting In These Tennessee Hills
Resting In These Tennessee Hills

Lazy mornings in these Tennessee hills
Horned owl in tree behind house hoots all night
Sometimes annoys but often gifts a thrill
As country-fired moon sends us brighter light!

Mellow breeze, waltz morn rays with...

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Categories: kentucky, appreciation, beauty, feelings, imagery, inspirational, nature, places,
Form: Sonnet
The Peg-Legged Patriot, Part II
Jeremiah did not hesitate,
he drew one up into his sights.
His Kentucky fired in dawn’s glow
caught a redcoat, dead-to-rights.

The others charged, sabers drawn,
so Jerermiah fled into the near forest.
Hiding and quickly reloading his gun,
the British charged...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure, america, appreciation, courage, freedom, war,
Form: Narrative
The Peg-Legged Patriot, Part I
 Jeremiah Brown limped a lot 
ever since the age of five,
When a horse trampled his left shin,
The boy was given up to die.

But her pulled through amazingly,
Thought the leg had met the saw,
So he...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure, america, appreciation, courage, freedom, war,
Form: Narrative
Dead by Morning
By morning, that's all the time I got, shot
dead in the head by a master on the microphone
jamming out the jams for all my homes.

Like tik, tok, tickity tok, rock
the clock before I drop
dead from...

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Categories: kentucky, allusion, angst, bullying, cheer up, cinderella, color,
Form: Free verse
The GREATEST, Still
In 1960, I was introduced to the world in a place called Rome
A place where gladiators battled at center stage, a place so far away from home
Young, robust, handsome; nah 'pretty', that's right 'pretty'
A product...

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Categories: kentucky, appreciation, black african american, boxing day , courage,
Form: Bio
This ain't a goddam country song
This Ain't a Goddamn Country Song

You know I love my Rock and Roll

I wouldn't write a Country Song

'Cause that's not how I roll

This song it ain't bout country things

Like pickup trucks and cars

You'll never find...

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Categories: kentucky, america, funny, music, nostalgia, song,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Everyone Was Kung Fu Fighting
When I was in High School, one of my assignments was to perform community 
charity.  My teacher hooked me up with the President of “The Appalachian Club” at the local 
college.  I was...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kentucky, lifedance, school, night, people, dance, me, night,
Form: Bio
Memoir of an African-American Man, Genealogy, I
                                 Genealogy
 ...

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© Su Ben  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kentucky, abuse, africa, evil, slavery,
Form: Epic
The End of the Feud, Part II
But later that night the girl tip-toed out,
And went down to the registry desk.
She picked up the ledger, poured through it all,
There was something that she had to check.

Back upstairs she went, content to wait
Her...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure, conflict, growth, lust, uplifting,
Form: Cowboy
Story of Snowball Latham

Down in the white famed plains of Western Kentucky in the 19th century, Alpha Omega Latham was born. Days after his father was shot on the porch, was the beginning of being, and the pass...

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Categories: kentucky, character, community, desire, dream, hero, history, life,
Form: Verse
Heaven's Servant - Grasses
Heaven’s Servant

The grass of the earth The King of Heaven generously gave
People to enjoy Kentucky Bluegrass nice lawn, nutritious hay,
Timothy grass highly cultivated and seed easily harvested
Stock cattle, sheep, and horses healthily eat by day...

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Categories: kentucky, beach, beautiful, beauty, earth, food, green, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Liberty Bow Face

Red power mode
White digital
Blue logo

My, oh my ...
sweet apple pie!
Patriotic American cheese is turning sour Kraut commie
Democracy is Wisconsin curdling ... penicillin shot
needed between the ailing ballot box,
sho’ ain’t Louisiana Purchase forthcoming

Lady Liberty is bowing...

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Categories: kentucky, allusion, imagery, truth, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
God Is
God Is

God is not confused
God is not amused
God is not impressed
God does not watch commercials
God is not the target demographic
God does not buy name brand clothes or slave labor labels
God is not stylish
God is not...

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© Karega Ani  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: kentucky, black african american, blessing, character, deep, god,
Form: Free verse
TALUS CHAMPIONSHIP
HE READ WHAT WOULD BE CALLED THE 
"ROLL CALL OF CHAMPIONS"
THE COMPANY NAMES THAT COMPRISE
THE TALUS, AND THE SANCTIONING BODIES
THAT RECOGNIZED THE TALUS CHAMPION AS
THE PREMIER CHAMPION IN WRESTLING
THE PRESTIGE OF HOLDING THE MOST
PRESIGESES PRIZE...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure, appreciation, drink, encouraging, food, inspirational, language,
Form: Chant Royal
King's Mountain, Part I
It was after the defeat at Camden,
in the fall of 1780,
British Major Patrick Ferguson
sought to exploit Britain’s victory.

To secure South Carolina’s countryside,
he marched his loyalist forces forward,
threatened the men beyond Appalachia,
said he would lay waste...

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Categories: kentucky, america, conflict, courage, freedom, history, patriotic, war,
Form: Epic
Worthy of Thought
some sought remedy
it was less likely that these approaches
would yield fact: after all in
the broader realm of it's being
it paled in comparison to what
it wished and wanted to be.
But as one who likes action, and...

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Categories: kentucky, adventure, business, encouraging, endurance, engagement, music, sports,
Form: Classicism