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Short Western Poems

Short Western Poems. Below are examples of the most popular short Western poems by PoetrySoup poets. Search short Western poetry by poem length and keyword.


John Ford's West
Where legends
transcend fact.

Jack....

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Categories: cowboy-western
Form: I do not know?



I Survived the Day!!!!!
24 hours that seemed like 24 days..........

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, animals, cowboy-western, natural disasters,
Form: Bio
Bounty for blood
Bounty hunter: the swifter picker upper!!...

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Categories: cowboy-western,
Form: Free verse
Twilight
sunlight
dies swiftly in west
temperatures plunge...

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Categories: light, western,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member MONOKU #20
a tumbleweed,windblown - the bounty-hunter dismounts...

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Categories: cowboy-western
Form: Monoku



The decline of Western Civilisation
By the year 2010 most of its inhabitants were paodophiles....

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Categories: western, history
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member BUFFALO BILL
X
marked
the spot-
when sawbucks
were riding the range....

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Categories: business, cowboy-western,
Form: Fibonacci
My Gun
I feel for the miserable day,
They try to take MY gun away…

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Categories: adventure, courage, cowboy-western, death, devotion, faith, sympathy,
Form: Couplet
winning bet
orange skies shimmered
desert sands rattled
Jackpot cup jingles...

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Categories: adventure, cowboy-western, native american
Form: Haiku
Loosing bet
reptiles rattle sand
the penniless bag nickels
barbarians drink...

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Categories: cowboy-western, life, native american, people, sad, social
Form: Haiku
Slow Poke
not even herdsmen
can gather all the pokee's
at the dinner bell...

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Categories: adventure, animals, cowboy-western, funny, imagination, inspirational, uplifting,
Form: Haiku
Goodnite Folks
That funny lookin flat thing in there is callin me nite to all,tom...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cowboy-western, natural disasters, native american, science fiction,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Gleaming Rifle
The Gun was gleaming
Flashing in the summer sun
Confidence of steel...

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Categories: cowboy-western, summer,
Form: Haiku
Western Contemporary Senyru
a slap in the face…
challenge not a disgrace
rhymes to interlace
...

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Categories: western, on writing and words
Form: Senryu
Haiku - L - Water
Keep a lookin' Dan
there is water in this land
and you need a bath....

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Categories: cowboy-western,
Form: Haiku
In The Pasture
Winter Coated Cow
Leans against a knotty tree
a Good Back scratcher....

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Categories: animals, cowboy-western, imagination, life,
Form: Haiku
Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea
Early morning mist
caught by smoke 
through carbonated thached roofs...

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Categories: western, nature
Form: Haiku
In the Afternoon
a diamond back suns
in gravel strewn arroyo~
lobo pups wrestle
 

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Categories: adventure, animals, cowboy-western, nature, peace, places, seasons
Form: Haiku
The horse
A black and white horse
My greatest childhood friend
Always by my side...

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Categories: animals, childhood, cowboy-western, friendship
Form: Haiku
Heterochomic
Is that the stuff a mommy puts on her non-gay son when he gets a boo-boo?...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: cowboy-western, children, native american, wedding,
Form: I do not know?
The Duke
John Wayne is the Duke
He justifies his shooting;
Bad guys run and hide....

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Categories: cowboy-western
Form: Senryu
The Lone Cowboy
There he sits alone,
The sage cowboy by himself;
Consumed by his thoughts...

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Categories: cowboy-western
Form: Haiku
January
The cold wind blowing
Across shadowed timber beams
Death becomes open-space....

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Categories: cowboy-western, death, depression, nature,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member around my brain

Kings resemble Worlds
tears from silent streaming stars
rosary circles...

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Categories: character, games, prison, religion, repetition, western,
Form: Haiku
Circles Turn
Hoe bites, turning earth
Rain falls bringing life anew
Cool on sunburned skin...

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Categories: cowboy-western, food, life, on work and working,
Form: Haiku