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Missouri Poems - Poems about Missouri

Missouri Poems - Examples of all types of poems about missouri 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 missouri.

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Premium Member The Gifts
...Detroit gave me birth like the snapping of sheet metal, and her streets still bleed. But Missouri taught me to see. The Germans came Grooming the valleys with white frame houses gripping the hi......Read More
Categories: missouri, celebration, happiness, hope, identity,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Bergfried
...luffs at the blend of two rivers. Gasconade waters buttered with the muddy Missouri. A lookout of miles kept in dawn’s trees by Afterbirth Boy in search ......Read More
Categories: missouri, adventure, allusion, metaphor, myth,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Civil War Lament
...Where is my brother? Did he decide to fight for Missouri Or did he go to the side of the traitors? It is a glorious day but a sad one Sure there is victory but at ......Read More
Categories: missouri, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member What is She Doing Here
...What’s she doing here shes a missouri opossum spread out on a tree started yesterday my grandchild said whats that had to look up she was sp......Read More
Categories: missouri, animal,
Form: Senryu
United State of Denial
...yringe sound of the Maine coast death knells While El Presidente only coin care to Mississippi make-believe see Missouri monetary glad tidings Toot the little horn of confusion, please ... ‘cause Toto knows we’re not in Kansas ......Read More
Categories: missouri, america, death, leadership, sick,
Form: Elegy



Premium Member WHO AM I-WHAT DO I LET DEFINE ME-
...efine me I might be of African decent I’m also 1/8th Creed Native American I’m a Nebraskan, proud I am Parents of Missouri and Oklahoma and… I might be an American descendant I might be Democrat or Independent Who am I, and what do......Read More
Categories: missouri, analogy, caregiving, celebration, confidence,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Wanderlust
...tionary position With no thoughts of a home With no white picket fence Sometimes you need to wander Like down the Missouri River Like a snowflake Like a bouncing ball Like a child with an imagination To wander and wonder What i......Read More
Categories: missouri, adventure, birth, fear, home,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member May 22 2011 Joplin's EF-5 Tornado
...ost forever, a lifetime of memories lost, most never recovered, destroyed, or dumped in rivers. May 22, 2011, Joplin Missouri’s most catastrophic EF-5 tornado The city comes together about a week later Interlopers from other cities c......Read More
Categories: missouri, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Ballad
Missouri
...The fleeting dawn has translucent crystal light that shimmers and wrinkles my furrowed slack skin. Then a temperate ......Read More
Categories: missouri, nature,
Form: Lento
Premium Member Pastor's Appreciation Day
...ayed for one who would be like you. Now God, has established once again, His word is true. From within the hills of Missouri God sent his man. To work within a "troubled" church His master plan. I guess, Brother Charlie, what we're......Read More
Categories: missouri, christian, friendship love,
Form: Lyric
Pro Patria Mori
... Pro Patria Mori Missouri volunteers bit bullets, watched as Santa Ana's baggage washed their brazen hair, hip deep in the Rio Grande.......Read More
Categories: missouri, america, military, patriotic, soldier,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Meanest Missouri Drought Ever
...The meanest Missouri drought ever made us all pretty mad. No one was happy, everyone gloomy and sad. Mother Nature was holding us ......Read More
Categories: missouri, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Linda Nurse
...ss, and perpetrators who hurt children Who would like to see fairness, goodness, and kindness Resident of Lee Summit, Missouri Nurse Date Written: 1-14-2019 Contest: Writing Challenge 2 Jan 2019 Bio Sponsor Name: ......Read More
Categories: missouri, friend, mother, tribute, woman,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Different States in Different States
...Snow flurries will be here Friday. Forty-seven degree high today. Midwest United States – Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, No biggie. We have all seen worse. Snow blizzard on Saturday, Coming in from the East. North Carolina, S......Read More
Categories: missouri, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Six Days to Kennevor, Part I
...or gold mine. Had to provide security and keep all of the miner’s safe, in the mountains of Montana, out beyond the Missouri breaks. I rode swiftly across the plains, thinking it wouldn’t be much more, when a passing cowboy said, “I......Read More
Categories: missouri, adventure, conflict, journey, mountains,
Form: Cowboy

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