Rook Poems | Examples of Rook Poetry

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Glue Bill Whar Ming Dublin Down matthew harris Free verse rook, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Ironic Grook Bernard F. Asuncion Acrostic rook, birthday,
One Knight Stand Rico Leffanta Limerick rook, computer, conflict, culture, games,
Rapa Nui Warriors Hamish Gardner Free verse rook, allusion, anxiety, political, power,
On Attack: A Rainbow Six Siege Poem Damian Smith Free verse rook, adventure, beach, rainbow,
Premium Member Poem A Match In the Dark Gregory R Barden Free verse rook, analogy, death, fantasy, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Rook Takes Pawn Maureen McGreavy Free verse rook, bird, games, lust, sexy,
Premium Member Poem Rook takes Pawn John Anderson Haiku rook, games,
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Premium Member Poem Great Scot Resolves Duncan R. M. Ferguson Enclosed Rhyme rook, lost, relationship,
My Literary Tools amolkumar udarwar ABC rook, appreciation, august,

CHESS LOBSTER
by Terry Reeves
The lobster smiled at Carlsen on the other side of the table,
never played one before, appropriate his name was Klawvostic,
they say that Carlsen waits for...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, fish, funny, imagination, red,

Just Because
by Destiny Lawson
Just Because… 

Just because I am a teenager, 
Does not mean I am loud,
Does not mean I am a loser or loner, 
And does not...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, teen,

TRUST
by jenny morelli
TRUST
People say trust is 
	A two-way street
But I see trust 
	As chess pieces
Often manipulated
	To fit the needs
	Of the two players
The sad thing
	Is looking back
At the...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, trust,

Eden at midnight
by Corwin Donovan
The crescent moon rose to glow,
Among the blistering winter snow,
The cracking mirror reflection showed,
That this was not where we should go,
Departing angels flying to and...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, dark, deep, judgement, poems,

March
by Jonathan French
March, ephemeral child of winter,
orphaned in your redolent infancy,
let me always hold your hand.

Indecisive waif, harried to higher suns
by impatient, summer guardians,
you have an empathetic...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, march,

A QUOCK is not a QUACK nor a QUINTESSENTIAL QUARTERBACK
by Taoi Chanan
Quickly quickly now quack quack quock" said the rook on a rock by the dock at six o clock. But no rock ever did tock...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, allegory, baby,

Diamond Rook
by Mary-Jane Watson
Titanium.
Smooth and cold to the touch. 
Rhinestones. 
Blinding shimmer, small iridescence.

Blood.
Thick, warm, metallic. 

Even the beautiful gems become absorbed in the red, 
Their shine masked...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, anger, dark, depression, hurt,

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SOULS
by Leon Enriquez


Beyond age
Beyond stage
Beyond page


Old fold
Old whole
Old soul


Deep mood
Deep food
Deep good


Sweet say
Sweet play
Sweet way


Fond space
Fond face
Fond grace


Time chimes
Time mimes
Time rhymes


True pace
True race
True ace


Light cheers
Light steers
Light clears


Souls...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, change,

aaj ki phehchan
by jagdish bajantri
Aaj ki phehchan 

Aagar ruk gayi meri hichaki 
Tho Mar jaouga mai agara 
ruk gayi yaad tumhari tho 
mit jaouga mai deykhna hai 
imtahan mahoobat...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, absence, day, memory,

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Introspectore Sceptre
by Duncan R. M. Ferguson
I laid myself open for scrutiny
Only made me threadbare for mutiny
I shuffled my deck fanned out on felt
But my king was fallen so I inclined...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, analogy, journey,

Our world without colour - remastered
by Mark Martin
Classic silent films
Redundant technicolour
Piano plays mood

Panther and snow leopard duelling with chess
Under a scintillating firmament
A dome of diamonds floating on infinity
Moonlight softly slicing the shadows
Illuminating...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, allegory, animal, color, conflict,

Our world without colour
by Mark Martin
Classic silent films
Redundant technicolour
Piano plays mood

Panther and snow leopard
Duelling with chess
Under a scintillating firmament
A dome of diamonds floating on infinity
Moonlight softly slicing the shadows
Illuminating their...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, allegory, animal, color, fantasy,

A Gentleman's Game
by Lycia Harding
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Can any here recall my name?
Intoned by plenty years ago,
today I'd say but for a game
they play, not many here may know!

But here I stand...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, games, war,

A Danse Macabre
by John Lofquist
Along a winding country road
one autumn’s day of late,
I chanced upon an aged abode,
up a hill beyond a gate.

The house was old and quiet,
not a...

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Narrative | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, allusion, confusion, dark, dream,

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Checkmate
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
Pawn
You've been a peon, lowly pawn your whole life
Never amounted to much,
nothing much ever went right
Grew up dirt piss poor,
never knew the reason why
you were...

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Alliteration | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, allegory, allusion, life, metaphor,

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A Geek at Play
by Paul Callus
A Geek at Play 

a dork 
from York

mistook 
the rook

for knight
in flight.

defend 
till end?

too late
check mate!

- - - - - - - - - -...

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Footle | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, humor, silly,

Killing Time
by Atara Scott-Thoennes
The clock ticks and ticks never stopping. 
Time goes by like water, 
Flowing down and out, 
Of the vessel that binds it. 
I wish it...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, time,

Looks
by Rory Christy
Looks...
What could make me look this way, bent dismay, today or the next day seem too far away. Why look, in a book, let the...

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ABC | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, age, anxiety, beauty, body,

Chess
by Sofia Pedersen
She was your king
In a game of Chess
The one piece you valued most
You played your pieces
With my heart on your sleeve

You played your pieces
Neglecting that...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, heartbroken, love, love hurts,

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The Court of 64
by Jesse Rowe
The Court of 64
had declared war
thus ending all debate.
The king regarding
not a thing
for loyal subjects' fate
in haste decreed 
his ivory breed 
to crush the ebon stained.
The queen...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: rook, fantasy, humor,



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