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Quarter Poems - Poems about Quarter

Quarter Poems - Examples of all types of poems about quarter 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 quarter.
The Dreamer's Bargain
...city, for the King's pine, The Queen, to taste its swine. The brewed I shall have in order A soup in the princess' quarter The order sorting the season's prime, While the priests bless the wine. The Prince, like a poacher's hide, ......Read More
Categories: quarter, allegory, change, character, corruption,
Form: Rhyme



The single born
...ter it and avail coolly. The single born,fled rivals away Boon blithely in a bullion Just as the only Navel in the quarter Buffet his ticks stilted Wailers remains silence Instead of I from galore. The single born, you're parent'......Read More
Categories: quarter, birth, blessing,
Form: Free verse
Cursed
...e shaped like a seashell a mermaid with blond hair like mine painted on it I had bought at the thrift store with a quarter I’d found in the parking lot I carried it everywhere I went I had sat it on top of my tattered towel I don’t ......Read More
Categories: quarter, childhood, fate, loneliness, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WAYMORE ON THE PROWL
...ship for women and men. It was a whole different rodeo when… It was pinball and pool halls, A shot and a beer, a quarter gonna get you three plays At your typical blue collar honky tonk joint. Recalling Waymore and his outlaw days.......Read More
Categories: quarter, relationship,
Form: Lyric
ONCE IN A BLUE MOON
...Crescent, whispering the earth to cast it's beams for illumination! In diverse evolving phases from Crescent, First Quarter Waxing Gibbons, Full Moon, Waning Gibbons, Last Quarter, Waning Crescent to the New Moon, Both the celestial- ......Read More
Categories: quarter, beautiful, beauty, blue, creation,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Upside Down Teardrops Falling Gently
...egal once upon a time in a deep dream that shows inside a mystical castle embodied around a circle that splits into a quarter wherein four cells hangs a real picture of truest beauty and love that bathes inside the ocean’s breath and si......Read More
Categories: quarter, blessing, emotions, feelings, light,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member STALE GREEN LIGHT
...eckless mood While the tension turns my knuckles white And I grit my teeth, got no time to waste, ‘cause I’m still a quarter mile from a stale green light. My baby called to say she needs a big, strong man. I need to get there fast, ......Read More
Categories: quarter, abuse,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member TWENTY YEARS IN MAY
...ng, it would be twenty years in May. There’s not much drama in the forest; I’ve been losing track of time. Now it’s quarter past forgiveness, though it seemed an endless climb. I took the measure of the mountain; now it’s down-hill all......Read More
Categories: quarter, anniversary, break up, divorce,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member ONE BIG THING - With apologies to Edward Everett Horton
...d behold That emerald skyline, streets of gold, And stumbled into town a hardened cynic. On a quarter moon mid-summer’s eve, My lantern filled with kerosene, I shone a ray upon the Great Uncertain. When the pala......Read More
Categories: quarter, fantasy, romantic,
Form: Lyric
Snowfall
... knowing I’ll soon catch up be together again and as my eyes open seeing the clock reading the numbers ‘tis a quarter to four too long are the nights now for the hours that I sleep time there is too much of far more than I......Read More
Categories: quarter, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Resistance before death
...g not the cheapest chance And for their blood-red quest Forcing them to ascend a steep hill; No granting of idiots a quarter of easeful rest! A proof that one’s slaughter goes with a high bill And complete rejection of one’s easy self ......Read More
Categories: quarter, bullying, death, fate, violence,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Upside Down Teardrops Falling Gently
...egal once upon a time in a deep dream that shows inside a mystical castle embodied around a circle that splits into a quarter wherein four cells hangs a real picture of truest beauty and love that bathes inside the ocean’s breath and si......Read More
Categories: quarter, allegory, allusion, beauty, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Surviving August
...ou said you can’t wait for Are finally coming But you don’t know when It feels like rounding a corner The last quarter of the year Becomes clear as the dog days Of summer set in Just days away September Simmers into Autumn......Read More
Categories: quarter, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member TOO MANY WOMEN
...n at work, Women who read to themselves, Disaffected women disappointed by their men, Just another wash day, short a quarter again. Cold rinse, no bleach, Satisfaction out of reach. Women in trailer parks, women in debt, Women ......Read More
Categories: quarter, angst, conflict, women,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member STILL LIFE INSTRUMENTAL
...ches and grapes. Clarinet colors tint saxophone shapes. Citrus in concert, lemon and lime. Echoes of summer in three-quarter time. Adagio There are brazen implications In these muted, pulsing horns. The strings are thick and creamy......Read More
Categories: quarter, art, music,
Form: Lyric

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