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.


Premium MemberAnother Breath, Another Death by Chantelle Anne Cooke
San Francisco, California
Present time

I enjoyed my beautiful brandy with my best friend Melodee and we were both Fates that worked with Death.
“I see your glass...

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Categories: death,

Winners Circle by Olivia Dykast
If life was a horse race it would be more fair
But it’s a sloppy track
You don’t get a starting gate
Use what you have and run...

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Categories: 10th grade, america, community,



The Lizard Man by Christine Phillips
It spread its grizzly legs on the whitewashed wall
Firmly baked in the early summer heat 
Spitting perspiration dripping from the white crisps ceiling
While I cling...

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Categories: business, character, community, dedication,

Premium MemberThe Herd by Michael Wegman
Waves pushed a torrent of power and might.
Against the tiny creature seemingly lost in the night.
With only the moon to navigate her path,
Little seahorse galloped—
	Giddy...

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Categories: birth, family, horse, inspirational

Premium MemberA Sweet Hillbilly Boy by Broken Wings
Once there was a country boy called Chester,
     he came from the rural Appalachians;
got himself a farming job not far from...

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Categories: boy, farm, horse,

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,