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Oil Poems - Poems about Oil

Oil Poems - Examples of all types of poems about oil 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 oil.
Premium Member Paddy
...Paddy His name is Padraig Torrin McWheaten of County Cork, esq. – Paddy for short! He is Celtic mischief with deep brown eyes the color of Irish sod, a big, black gumdrop nose and a wavy wheat co......Read More
Categories: oil, dog,
Form: Prose

The Sirens and Ulysses, Etty 1837 aka a poem about a painting about a poem
...Inspired by The Sirens and Ulysses, oil painting by William Etty. The painting depicts a scene from Homer's epic "The Odyssey," where the hero Ulysses (aka Odysseus) orders his crew to tie him ......Read More
Categories: oil, art,
Form: Ekphrasis
So I am
...They may whisper and jeer behind my back, Coz they stand no chance abutting my way They may even write long letters and hip upon rack I’m sure you might have been convinced in a way But aren’t yo......Read More
Categories: oil, betrayal, deep,
Form: Free verse
The Moment you Make It
...More a work in progress or thought depository item, but I like it enough to post There's something very interesting About the overlapping of lives The impressions left Leaving your mark ......Read More
Categories: oil, love,
Form: Narrative
The Ghost and the romance of the Nighthag by FD Ravenskraft
...The Ghost and the Romance of Nighthags by FD F.D. Ravenskraft as I sleep, I'm seeing her weep but in an angry release choking me to my deceased the madness of being hovering over me I see th......Read More
Categories: oil, anxiety,
Form: Free verse

...At first I wondered if all things have been said already, spent by poets of the past. They stole our words. We found them stashed. We rearranged, often deranged the lines with slash marks and non......Read More
Categories: oil, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Zen in the Art of Cooking Millet
.... How about a One Pot Kitchen Minimalist to the Max First sort out Food Millet - 5 grains And a Clay pot Rotate millets Every 2 days Soak and boil Soak for 8 hrs. In 5 times water Leave it......Read More
Categories: oil, food,
Form: Concrete
Premium Member FOOD MEMORIES
...Toasted teacakes,parmesan cheese Croquetted chicken,fricasees; Apple dumplings,yogurt creamed Welsh mutton,in pudding,steamed. Baked Alaska,Banbury cake Lyons ices with Cadbury flake; Gorgan......Read More
Categories: oil, food,
Form: Quatrain
the wheel of fortune
...The wheel of fortune has spun our way, we’re on Spring-break for 8 more days! The transition to leisure was as smooth as oil, without classes, he’s just a guy and I’m his girl. For three week......Read More
Categories: oil, boyfriend, fun, girlfriend, holiday,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Grant Wood: American Gothic
... stoic or mourning in a time of depression or keepers of secrets with a hostile divide? why daylit drawn curtains made from fabric she's wearing and 'mother-in-law's tongue' on the porch to......Read More
Categories: oil, america, farm, symbolism,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member That's What They Say
...They say... Still waters run deep... Then why are there so many shallow people? When it rains it pours... Usually the day after I wash my truck. Walk softly and carry a big stick... Or wa......Read More
Categories: oil, america, cheer up,
Form: Free verse
soerrentio Nights Menu
...Zucchini fritters Shrimp and Salads Noodles with olive oil and Lemon dressing Orange Layered Cake w/ buttermilk frosting Grilled stuffed Rainbow Trout w/ sausage and crab spaghetti and meatballs......Read More
Categories: oil, beautiful, business, drink, farm,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Absent Fire
...Absent Fire Where did you go my fervent fire? Your absence leaves much to be desired. Let not darkness come within your camp, and you have not oil within your lamp. My igniting love, you ......Read More
Categories: oil, death, fire, heartbreak, lost,
Form: Rhyme
... Here lies before you a plate. With my tasty birthday cake. To share with special you! So grateful to still be alive! With friends who give me no jive. Just joy and s......Read More
Categories: oil, birthday, celebration,
Form: Other
Premium Member Repristination
... My eyes were hooked on to the West Feasting on the riot of colors the sun had cast I stood dazed at an experience blest That any poet would treasure with zest By chance I glanced at the ri......Read More
Categories: oil, angst, loss, sorrow,
Form: Rhyme

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