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Mississippi Poems - Poems about Mississippi

Mississippi Poems - Examples of all types of poems about mississippi 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 mississippi.
Premium Member Unto His likeness
...In that day, when seeking Gods word. For, purpose in this life not expecting much. Growing up in church following along. Mom, would say you need to go church to be good. Great grandma saying shhh......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, faith,
Form: Free verse

You Will Be Given Nothing But the Sign of Jonah
... Repent America, for your 7 great abominations. Like Ancient Nineveh, you have also shed innocent blood, you adulterous and ungrateful drunkards. You have forsaken God for another. Your Apat......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, art,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Hobo Tales
...There once was a hobo that lived by the tracks Never ate a full meal, just ate lots of snacks He rode in a boxcar most everywhere he went And traveled for free, didn’t spend a cent He had a nam......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, adventure, corruption, magic, people,
Form: Rhyme
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Categories: mississippi, extended metaphor, film, hip
Form: Bio
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...Suppose I threw it in your faces Please don't anybody asked of me to decided anything, I am not in the mood to explain: I do not know if Mr. Trump is running or not, or if he is too old, that h......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, absence, abuse, addiction, allegory,
Form: Free verse

The Real Black History
...Written By: D. Collins 2/26/24 When I hear "a country of immigrants" I wince in pain. Because one ethnic group traveled here in chains. ......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, slavery,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Leaving a book incompletely read tantamount to being sacrilegious
...Preface: On February 4, 1861, the seven states that had seceded by this point convened and created the Confederate States of America under the leadership of Jefferson Davis. Just under two m......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, absence, america, anxiety, baptism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flowing Waters
...~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ How lovely and how strange a river is. A river is a river, always there, and yet the water flowing through it is never the same water and is never still. ......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, introspection, river,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Let It Be Written 3
... “I thought about the former days, the years of long ago.” Psalms 77:5 NIV If you saw something beautiful in a people, a place, a thing; If you heard about something captivating and fantastic;......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, family,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Thoughts on Iowa and My Childhood City
... “And I remember Muscatine -still more pleasantly - for its summer sunset. I have never seen any on either side of the ocean that equaled them.” Samuel Clemens in his younger years when he wor......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, places, youth,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Loneliness Of Company
...A party lingers in the stillness of a room. Chairs moved, plates stacked, glasses stained in red lipstick of after dinner chatter. Cutlery criss-crossed, mosaic. For a moment, when front door f......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Biggy Smallz
...BIGGY SMALLZ Born broke as bonkers yet he'll still bluff. Big dreams are what big minds are made of. Dead broke and couldn't picture this! In Queens, a little boy's journey from genesis: 'It ......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, 1st grade,
Form: Rhyme
November's treasure
...++ November's treasure ++ Mississippi Queen look she's no movie-star She's always just been the Led Zeppelin swan song As thin a beam shone bright from a lovers plight My Moon-beam hits 28 in mor......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, 11th grade, beautiful, birthday,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member traveled
...I traveled almost everywhere, growing up. It took years. The landscapes, flora and fauna, the art, music, cuisines and curse words all seem to blend together in my mind. Mount Fuji, the Rhine, the......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, school, student, travel,
Form: Free verse
River Reflections
...The car ferry stops when the light fades. Rabit Hatch is quite a hamlet now, yet the few houses still seem to slope down to the boat ramp. At night I like to lean over a gate watching those li......Read the rest...
Categories: mississippi, poetry,
Form: Free verse

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