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Santa Ana Poems - Poems about Santa Ana

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Premium Member The Lion Came Out of the Shadows
...I knew the precise moment when the Santa Ana winds changed directions. A dagger of fear entered my heart. I felt something dangerous was here. Knew not what it was; heard nothing but felt eyes comi......Read More
Categories: santa ana, animal, fear,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member In November
...In November I write of winter for I am weary of the old year and tired bones I visualize all hardships blanketed with fresh snowfall geese in a "V" as they flee on trade winds to the south seas......Read More
Categories: santa ana, november, poetry, seasons, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wildfires
...Santa Ana winds august temperatures climb rampaging wildfires Rampaging wildfires crackling through brittle pines nature's cleansing rush Nature's cleansing rush acres of barre......Read More
Categories: santa ana, fire, nature, wind,
Form: Haiku
Santa Ana Wind
...Within ageless canyons we hold our breath. Ash clouds engulf us, survival or death? Santana stampedes, pariah unchained. ‘Tis Dante’s hellhound of Hades renamed! Chased from our homes and all ......Read More
Categories: santa ana, earth, environment, fate, fire,
Form: Sonnet
Santa Ana Reclaimed
...Wildfires of fall bring us whirlwinds of flame. Black-scape throughout, life’s survival or death? Spring blooms of dogwood. Renewal sustained. Santana stampedes, she’s wicked, untamed, through ......Read More
Categories: santa ana, fire, mythology, spring, wind,
Form: Villanelle

Premium Member Mariah Gets to Hollywood
...Mariah needed to get to the Hollywood Hills She recognized this mission was her destiny Tell everyone her mother encouraged her It was 1974, when rides were free She hitchhiked from Ohio to Cal......Read More
Categories: santa ana, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Sky
... Everyone owns a piece, a furrowed canopy casting dimness and light, a measureless magnitude of rapture and defeat. We are Prince Andrew at the battle of Austerlitz, on our backs surveying bou......Read More
Categories: santa ana, beauty, life, spiritual, truth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Indian Summer
...A glass half-full of August pours its gold on autumn's copper turning it to bronze. The brittle Santa Ana gusts unfold to rattle omens hidden in the fronds that burst from trunks up high like a......Read More
Categories: santa ana, autumn, imagery, metaphor, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Pro Patria Mori
... Pro Patria Mori Missouri volunteers bit bullets, watched as Santa Ana's baggage washed their brazen hair, hip deep in the Rio Grande. The ancient river moved across the land Like slow drool......Read More
Categories: santa ana, america, military, patriotic, soldier,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Black Powder, Paradise
... I consider it ... with indifference, at first ... the black charcoal powder coating the sole of my boot ... I slap at it casually and watch it drift off, spinning ... Then it hits ......Read More
Categories: santa ana, analogy, death, fire, horror,
Form: Free verse
Copping an Attitude
... Uniform bravery blue checked out before the stroke of midnight Just as my black butt inadvertently ran into a bullet fired by the nervous trigger finger of officer Fife But in the c......Read More
Categories: santa ana, anger, discrimination, prejudice, society,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member Tempestuous
... Seething skies like bloodshot eyes, wailing gales assailing through canyon ~ weeping fits, ember storm cries bristling tears with random abandon. East to west, unwanted guests, downsloping ......Read More
Categories: santa ana, fire, nature, wind,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member He Must Have Been Big
... Sybil Madison (her stage name) And Bernie Dodds (real name) Weren’t nobodies. She had been in pictures, He directed And wrote a few. You remem......Read More
Categories: santa ana, death, relationship, together, ,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Wormwood
...Palm fronds clatter in a Santa Ana wind and I am bitter as quinine. Leaves furl as the dead hands of summer and I am bitter as wormwood. The sun could burst in my anger, leaves its fl......Read More
Categories: santa ana, anger, break up,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Resplendence of Sunflowers
... As brief as summer you swept across my heart's desert like a Santa Ana wind's hot caress. Now the eastern passes are still as virgin rocks unto a land whispering of forgotten wildflowers. I......Read More
Categories: santa ana, love, romance, seasons, summer,
Form: Imagism

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