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Play Ball Poems | Examples of Play Ball Poetry

Play Ball Poems. Below are examples of poems about play ball. This list of poetry about play ball is made of PoetrySoup member poems. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of play ball poetry. This list of works about play ball is a great resource for examples of play ball poems and show how to write poems about play ball. Definitions may be included where appropriate.

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List of Play Ball Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
PICNIC ON THE BEACH kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr Prose Poetry play ball, inspiration,
Birds Fitness Deric Barry Rhyme play ball, bird, cute, humor,
Premium Member Poem A SHOUT OUT FOR PEACE Mick Talbot Prose Poetry play ball, peace,
Premium Member Poem IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY : XXV and XXVI T Wignesan Dramatic Monologue play ball, art, education, football, games,
Help The Helpless and The Hapless john sensele Free verse play ball, poems,
Premium Member Poem NY NY -- the road in the fork Gershon Wolf Rhyme play ball, film, music, new york,
Trouble Free Philosophy john sensele Free verse play ball, poems,
Premium Member Poem Footle Balls Mick Talbot Footle play ball, football,
Soccer Rico Leffanta Limerick play ball, football, fun, games, silly,
Double Play - Part 1 Jerry Hackett Rhyme play ball, baseball,

Aces, Braces, Faces and Laces in Wintry Watersheds
by john sensele
Life lost in saline streams
Straining to see
Possibilities in reams and streams
Crane to love me

Although I desire nothing unproven
In the world I grapple to save
From madness...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, poems,

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MY SQUIDGY DOG
by Mick Talbot
This date, he left, many years ago, my friend.
Sqidgy, his name, my dog, a mutt, personified.
As a pup sat in my shirt top pocket,
oft slept...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, friend, friendship,

Dont Fade
by Timothy McGuire
Don’t fade Papa,
Don’t leave us alone,
Where is that strong man,
Who wisely ruled our home?
Strong were his hands that once led,
That picked us up when we...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, children, family, life,

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Kenneth Standish 1912-1919
by stark hunter
Kenneth Standish
1912-1919

We lived on Newlin Street in a gray house,
Across from the Catholic church, St. Mary’s.
I loved going to the Mass every morning,
Which I did...

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Epitaph | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, childhood,

The Green Fields of my Youth
by Matthew Anish
  I was born
in October of 
   1955
One could hear 
  the World Series 
from the hospital room 
The famous series...

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Couplet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baseball, urban,

HANDS AND FEET
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
These  or  boby part  give you a start  you play this and that way   you run have fun play...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, care,

HANDS AND FEET
by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr
These  or  boby part  give you a start  you play this and that way   you run have fun play...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, care,

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Infertility
by Lisa Miner
Infertility

Crayons on the wall, muddy feet on the floor; things that I would surely adore.
Hugs when you cried, tears that I’d wipe, loving how much...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baby,

To have my cake and eat it too
by Anna Hopper
To have my cake and eat it too
The best of both with no adieu

Pint sized comforts, nestled in
Where personal space is growing thin

Amongst the city...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, city, life,

IF I WAS A WRONG ROLE MODEL RAPPER 1
by reagan musore
Man i hate rap, but if the shoe fits, wear it..
I've become a freak of nature all kids stare at
Who walk around bumpin' raw
With the...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, betrayal, change, character, confusion,

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MLB World Series
by Michael E. Harris
I woke up this morning, 
Believe me, I was ready to play.
For those of you 
Who are unaware 
Today's a gargantuan day.
Electrifying excitement 
Alive and...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baseball, celebration, freedom, imagery,

A Road Trip
by Darlene De Beaulieu
We are coming home
From along road trip
Maggie is in the back
Upon the seatasleep

Then when we are home
Maggie goes walking
Then she eats her meal
Not missing a...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, travel,

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Play Ball
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
Mini vans unload equipment as Dads or Moms're 
the new coach 
Grumpy umpire sweeping off home plate 
for a couple of hours is his whole...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, analogy, baseball,

A CHRISTIAN SPEAKS TO A MUSLIM FRIEND
by Kim Rodrigues
A Christian Speaks To A Muslim Friend

Smiles touch the eyes
I arise to the hope of salvation
In our hellos and goodbyes
attended by honest communication

I lean in...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, religion,

I watched a Grown Man Cry
by Michael Warner
I called my Dad at 5:30 P.M.
The sun would set in an hour
Or two. I would wait till then, 
Or more. I watched Apollo cower...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, boy, childhood, dad, father

A Child's Prayer
by Jenny Linsel
A Child's Prayer

In his dreams they played ball in the park
A little boy and his doting dad
Their times together were precious
Until things between mum and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, child, childhood, nostalgia, son,

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ARTE MAYOR: Neither Cricket nor Football
by T Wignesan
ARTE MAYOR*: Neither Cricket nor Football

Is this the way to prop A-first
Sock not oval ball overhead
Slam not round ball with drumstick dead
Cut not corporate tax:...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baseball, england, football, games,

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Spring's Salute
by John lawless
Spring’s Salute

Somewhere
beneath the icy crust
a diamond awaits.

The laboring March sun
thins the crust
a layer at a time

sharpening
the edges
of crystal facets

unveiling
the faded sparkle
of old smiles.

April winds
waft earthen...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baseball, spring,

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Man and Boy Can and Can't Fable
by CayCay Jennings
 A FABLE FOLLOWS


Seeing her son’s smile fade and his face turn to bother,
A question she made, then asked, as his loving Mother.
“Why is your...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, childhood, children, feelings, joy,

Play Ball
by Donna Roberts
      So exciting, I'm next, I'm next             ...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: play ball, baseball,