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Ranch Poems | Examples of Ranch Poetry

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

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List of Ranch Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Hope Charles Gragg Prose ranch, hope,
Party Time Josephine Brennand Senryu ranch, write, writing,
for mi wifey Allan Terry Ballad ranch, cheer up, creation, desire,
Premium Member Poem Silent But Deadly Freddie Robinson Jr. Light Verse ranch, fun, humorous, satire, word
Fading Away the Mark of Misery J.W. Earnings Free verse ranch, angst, emotions, endurance, hope,
The Golden Curl Larry Bradfield Rhyme ranch, life,
Premium Member Poem The Bus Ride Marc Acrich Prose ranch, poetry,
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Round UP roger turner Rhyme ranch, america,
The Cowboy roger turner Epic ranch, america,
The Un cowboy like cowboy roger turner Light Verse ranch, america,

Western Justice
by roger turner
Western Justice
It was known just as "The Tree"
It was on the fence line of Jade Ranch
And on the wizened, hardened oak
Was a limb, known as...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, america,

When Poets Shop
by Peggy Brightman
When Poets Shop

Finding a robin on the freeway
is not more startling than encountering
a poet in the condiments aisle
at the market.  When worlds collide!

His tall...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, poets,

Help The Helpless and The Hapless
by john sensele
Too many questions life asks me
To which I offer no accurate answers
Not that as a busy bee
I can’t assemble diva dancers

To satisfy life’s curiosity 
Meant...

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

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Elation Vibrations
by CayCay Jennings

In my eighteenth Spring, strangers used brotherhood as ribbons to gift me a feel and a truth that have staid my life long.  At...

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Haibun | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, celebration, dance, emotions, faith,

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haibun
by Jeanne Hicks
It's going to be another hot Amarillo day, but as I emerge from my car, the morning is still only warm with a gentle breeze...

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Haibun | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, art, garden,

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The Patina of an Old Cowboy
by John Gondolf
His skin like the patina of worn out leather,
burnt and cracked from many hours in the sun.
Across the wide plains in the hot Texas weather,
he...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, old, retirement,

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An Open Letter to my Former Employer
by Michelle Faulkner
So, XYZ Company, after my five years of servitude and loyalty
you close the doors, you dissolve the department
with less than a day's notice, because, hey,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, business, career, corruption, farewell,

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Honoring You in Living Color
by Rhoda Tripp
Kitchen counters alive; the vivid colors of red, green, purple and yellow glass jars. Your garden flourished.
.
Pickled beets mingle boiled eggs; a pretty periwinkle purple.
.
Yellow...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, mom, mother, mother daughter,

Wild Flowers
by KDawn Friel
The Rancher and His Wife's first Spring sprouted an abundance of wild flowers that expressed the truly hidden beauty of their property with their multitude...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, beautiful, nature,

Cowboy Time-Loop, Part I
by David Welch
Linton Bosick rode, on the look-out for strays,
in the year eighteen hundred ninety-eight,
he had a job in fair Santa Monica
working the ranch of Big Eldon...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, adventure, confusion, history, people,

Three Fine, Well-Tended Graves, Part II
by David Welch
...It was early fall when the trouble came
to the Sperry’s and the Circle-S Ranch,
a dozen bandits came riding in hard,
shooting their guns in an entrance...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, courage, family, growth, hero,

Three Fine, Well-Tended Graves, Part I
by David Welch
Rudolph Sperry was a ranch-owner’s son,
and rode hard for his Circle-S brand,
helping punchers herd cattle 'cross the plains,
in Nebraska’s western Sand Hill lands,
he wasn’t that...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, courage, family, growth, hero,

Now
by J.W. Earnings
It's like I've been left on my own
Like a summer icecream without its cone
Oh, I melt...you're -
You're heartfelt...held -
Held me tight...yeah -
Yeah, all night...wow

You're the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, beauty, change, deep, desire,

The Price of a Normal Life, Part IV
by David Welch
Hopkins just fumed, and dove for his iron,
Bud’s gun barked, and he fired right then,
The Pinkerton’s charged at the gunshot,
And stared down on the lifeless...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

The Price of a Normal Life, Part II
by David Welch
Hours later Bud rode a spent, tired horse,
covered in grit and grime from the chase,
as he went he came upon a well-built ranch,
painted white, a...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, adventure, conflict, family, growth,

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Apple Worm Salad
by James Edward Lee Sr.
I had an apple
It had a worm in it
So I diced it up evenly
Added croutons and place him in a salad
Ahh! nothing like a little...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, crazy, desire, engagement, humorous,

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Farmer Cowboy
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Farmer Cowboy

What's the different tween a farmer and a rancher
When there a horse involved in the matter
rope em, bridle saddle up ride em
giddy yup
Must brush...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, analogy, appreciation, character, symbolism,

I'll Settle Down Some Day, Part I
by David Welch
Grant Murchison was a ranch-raised young man,
Arizona territory was his land,
Six-foot tall, and blonde around the head,
Raised by good parents, even well read,
The whole dang...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, addiction, celebration, death, loss,

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Walter B Canfield 1872-1914
by stark hunter
Walter B. Canfield
1872-1914

It is in my best interest indeed,
Now that my name is about to be called,
To come forth to the White Throne,
To make confession,...

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Epitaph | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, desire, girlfriend,

A Man Is Born, Part III
by David Welch
“...But you are my wife, and I made a vow,
even though I was a half-drunk young lout,
you belong by my side, and I by yours,
the...

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Cowboy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: ranch, change, character, growth, hope,