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Shreveport Poems - Poems about Shreveport

Shreveport Poems - Examples of all types of poems about shreveport 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 shreveport.

Premium Member Uncle Sam I Am
...Who is this Uncle Sam? And why ain't he around? I search from state to state, But he's nowhere to be found I've looked in every corner, Of the good ole USA. In Shreveport and Chicago, From ......Read More
Categories: shreveport, america,
Form: Rhyme

...The bayou sky flies a catfish moon over swamp gators And cottonmouth vipers. Accordions, fiddles, and rub board vests Make their ramble through the undergrowth hot on the trail Of a sultry midsu......Read More
Categories: shreveport, allegory, america, celebration,
Form: Blank verse
Car Wreck Psychodrama
... My YouTube Russian car crash wreckophilia comes from a bad head on in the family car near rural Shreveport Louisiana in 1947 when I was a tyke whose favorite berth was the stowage space be......Read More
Categories: shreveport, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Eating chocolate in the dark TASTE BETTER THAN TREE BARK-
...I want chocolate in the dark, but when the sun goes down in, the moon lights up Shreveport. Now I chew on tree bark; The Taste is blah!! It hurts my teeth. Now I suck on Maple Leaves; 5......Read More
Categories: shreveport, analogy, food, funny,
Form: Limerick
...Premiered at The Panic Room, Shreveport, LA – 11/25/2006 ACT 1 Bed of Nails Typically Brueghel Got To Be Blue, Boy State of the Onion My Cynical Career Damage Control ACT 2 ......Read More
Categories: shreveport, allegory, social,
Form: List

Premium Member LAST NIGHT ON EARTH - Strange is truthier than fiction
...11/4/1991, KENOSHA, WI – Police say a man wearing a fake goatee burst into a restaurant and assaulted a customer. The victim asked, “Why are you wearing a fake goatee?” Police say the attacker answer......Read More
Categories: shreveport, extended metaphor, humor, satire,
Form: Light Verse
Siren Cryin'
... She was Shreveport sitting on the front porch that warm February Louisiana evening When the cold, shrill code blue siren news slowly, solemnly serenade waltzed up the white marbl......Read More
Categories: shreveport, bereavement, death, pain, sorrow,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Guilty
...He broke into music When he was just a kid They sentenced him to trouble For dancing like he did How was he supposed to know He'd sing Jailhouse Rock When the boy hit the 50's He stopped the......Read More
Categories: shreveport, dance, farewell, film, i
Form: Lyric
Floyd Cramer
... Shreveport, Louisiana was the birthplace of this man. He could play the piano better than most people can. Growing up in the small town of Huttig, Arkansas, Floyd was a big budding talent th......Read More
Categories: shreveport, dedication, music, people, people,
Form: Rhyme
Louisiana Support Me Today
...Monroe*,Shreveport, Alexandria*, Lake Charles, Lafayette, Baton Rouge*, New Orleans*, support the woman who has either visited or lived there before. She's coming straight from the top of the bo......Read More
Categories: shreveport, education, family, holiday, life,
Form: Light Verse