Horse Narrative Poems

These Horse Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Horse. These are the best examples of Narrative Horse poems written by international poets.


The Saving of Joel Claughtrey, Part III by David Welch
Joel just collapsed into the brown dirt,
clutching his face in both of his palms,
cried,”Running Moon, the day that you ‘died,’
was the day my life started...

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Categories: adventure, family, father son,

The Saving of Joel Claughtrey, Part II by David Welch
For all that day the frantic chase went on,
until evening’s gloom started to spill,
even in the middle of a warm August,
Yukon nights can give a...

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Categories: adventure, family, father son,



The Saving of Joel Claughtrey, Part I by David Welch
At the remote Carmacks trading post,
during eighteen hundred and ninety-four,
a teenage child, a scared-looking half-breed,
timidly entered through the front door.

Joel Claughtrey barely noticed the young...

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Categories: adventure, family, father son,

Bloody Oriskany, Part I by David Welch
In seventeen seventy-seven,
amidst the deep summer’s August heat,
Barry St. Leger, loyalist milita,
and the Iroquois walked on sore feet.

Their mission was clear: move down the Mohawk,
meet...

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Categories: america, conflict, freedom, hero,

Whisper of Your Voice by Syd Wadsworth
As I stood outside the whisper of your voice was strong.
I could tell your intentions were for the better.
After all you were building my future...

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Categories: 10th grade, adventure, anniversary,

I Had No Clue It Was Valentines Day Part 1 by Christine Phillips
I had no clue it was Valentine’s Day
Because no one said happy Valentine’s Day
I had no clue it was valentines’ Day
Because I had no one...

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Categories: angel, celebration, community, confidence,

THE THOROUGHBRED by Deborah Bell
Beauty and elegance…style and grandeur 
There is no other beast with such magical lure
Their speed and agility moves them out ahead
For this single objective…they’re selectively...

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Categories: horse, race, sports,

Morning in the stable by Horse Farmer
The unexpected heavy thud
of netted hay on solid wood.
My horses snort and sigh and chew,
as glistening cobwebs sway with dew. There is comfort in their...

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Categories: animal, farm, horse,

The Day Guy Montreaux Died, Part II by David Welch
...A big log bounced from way up top,
and before Guy could react
It struck his square across the chest,
up rose a sickening crack.

We sprinted quickly to...

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Categories: death, history, loss, nature,

The Day Guy Montreaux Died, Part I by David Welch
Back in nineteen hundred and three
I working with a logging crew,
cutting and limbing mighty trees,
be they hemlock, pine, or spruce.

We worked for the Nowell Paper...

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Categories: death, history, loss, nature,

The Wonder Of Life and Time by Lemuel Griffiths
The Wonder Of Life and Time

by Lemuel R. Griffiths

04/12/2,017


It's night.., 
Some would say late., 
A revving car engine - 
I rise - view the horse...

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Categories: beauty, destiny,

The White Race Has a Point by Christine Phillips
The white race has a point
But that doesn't mean
They should treat us improper
The white race has a point
Nature is repeating it over and over
White snow,...

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Categories: america, angel, betrayal, break

WISH I KNEW YOU WHEN I WAS YOUNG by Lei Strauss
WISH I KNEW YOU WHEN I WAS YOUNG

Looking back on those years...
Everything was fragmented.
Everything was made by nightmare.
I got a lot of questions to ask,
But...

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Categories: abuse, angst, grief,

Premium MemberFrom here to there by doug pederson
From here to there
Once at the roundabout, I stopped for precaution
Stretching my arching legs, so much exhaustion
Many a long mile I have been, 
I am...

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Categories: faith,

Premium MemberFreedoms wagon by doug pederson
Freedoms wagon


Misty rain falls upon  those paying their respects
Does not forestall the march of this kind
Fellow soldiers followed the horse drawn wagon
headed to the...

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Categories: death, emotions, freedom, soldier,

Premium MemberOld El Paso by Elizabeth Smith
A SAGA OF OLD EL PASO
AND LADY B GOOD
There was a famous lady of El Paso in the Old West
She hunted and trapped, trading furs...

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Categories: adventure, destiny, fantasy, murder,

The Peg-Legged Patriot, Part I by David Welch
 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...

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Categories: adventure, america, appreciation, courage,

Akecheta by Andrew Crisci
Long before the white man came 
to the Black Hills of South Dokota,
in a teepee made of buffalo skin
lived a young Sioux warrior called Akecheta;
he...

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Categories: adventure, america, beauty, creation,

Premium MemberWHEN THE LARK DEPARTS by Brian Strand
Yellow
beams glistening
on close growing clover-
when the lark departs is summer
over?

Tedious toil from dawn to dark,a farmhands days then so harsh and stark.The 
clockhands ticks round...

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Categories: family,

Prince Jargo by Sonia Walker
Prince Jargo
was on a mission to
slay the evil green dragon
of the kingdom of
Wondrous Land in 
which his father 
King Andro insisted 
it was time for...

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Categories: fantasy,